A. Flores 1975 Gran Reserva Desflorada

2016 Top Connecticut Cigars –

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 15, 2017 Once again, Stogie Press brings you our pick of the top Connecticut cigars for the past year. We created this category because Connecticut wrapped cigars don’t always get the recognition they deserve. Although many think these blonde beauties are mild compared to their darker brethren, that is not always the[…]

A. Flores 1975 Gran Reserva Desflorada

A. Flores 1975 Gran Reserva Desflorada Cigar review

PDR Cigars added to their Gran Reserva line in 2016 with the introduction of the A. Flores 1975 Gran Reserva Desflorada. The A. Flores 1975 Gran Reserva Desflorada blend is described as: Wrapper – Ecuadorian Connecticut Binder – Ecuadorian Habano and Nicaraguan Jalapa Filler – Dominican Republic and Nicaragua The wrapper is grown using the desflorada[…]

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PDR Cigars El Trovador – Rough Cut Cigar review

It was back in July of 2014 when PDR cigars filed for the El Trovador trademark on their, soon to be coming, El Trovador cigar line. Two years later, Abe Flores and PDR cigars  released their newest line at the IPCPR  in Las Vegas. The name itself come to Abe when he was on a[…]

Today we offer the Stogie Press Rough Cut cigar review notes on the PDR Cigars Small Batch Reserve Robusto.

PDR Cigars Small Batch Reserve Habano – Rough Cut Cigar Review

Today we offer the Stogie Press Rough Cut cigar review notes on the PDR Cigars Small Batch Reserve Robusto. I received the sample from PDR Cigars at the 2015 IPCPR. According to the PDR Cigars website:: “The Small Batch Habano shows a beautiful oily reddish Brazilian Habano wrapper leaf. This blend holds a special place in our[…]

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Stogie Press 2015 Top 25 Final Candidates

Well, 2015 is just about over and today we announce the final 5 candidates for the Stogie Press 2015 Top 25 Boutique Cigars.  Congratulations to all those that made the cut and stay tuned at the stroke of midnight tomorrow when we announce the Number One Boutique Cigar of 2015 and the remaining breakdown. Here[…]

PDR A. Flores 1975 Serie Privada Tin

PDR Cigars A. Flores 1975 Serie Privada Half Corona – Cigar Review

Well the 83rd annual IPCPR is over and we made it back to the Stogie Press lounge safe and sound. As I  was filling the humidor with the samples provided at the show decided to open up the small tin of PDR Cigars A. Flores 1975 Serie Privada Half Coronas. I am not normally a[…]

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PDR AFR-75 – Cigar Review

PDR AFR-75 – Cigar Review Another steamy afternoon day here in sunny Florida, in the Gar Cave. I select a PDR Cigars AFR-75. The AFR-75 is a bold 6×58 dark brown San Andrés wrapped stick. It made headlines last year and today I will find out the reason why. I have to note that many years ago I[…]