La Palina Nicaragua Oscuro

La Palina Nicaragua Oscuro – Rough Cut Cigar Review

Newly released at this years IPCPR, the La Palina Nicaragua Oscuro is one of the latest in new blends from William Paley and represents his first work with Nicaraguan leaf. In addition to venturing into Nicaragua, Mr. Paley has also partnered with A.J. Fernandez and his Tabacalera Fernandez factory for this creation. The  La Palina Nicaragua Oscuro[…]

A.J. Fernandez Enclave

A.J. Fernandez Enclave Figuardo – Rough Cut Cigar Review

Today we offer the Stogie Press Rough Cut cigar review notes on the A.J. Fernandez Enclave. The company announced the release of the Enclave at  the 2015 IPCPR. I purchased this cigar at Don Yeyo Cigars in Dearborn, MI. The A.J. Fernandez  website states this about the Enclave. “The spirit of the Enclave cigar lays within the[…]

QuickDraw Connecticut

Southern Draw Cigars QuickDraw Connecticut – Rough Cut Cigar Review

Today we offer the Stogie Press Rough Cut cigar review notes on the Southern Draw Cigars – QuickDraw Connecticut. This cigar, announced back in April of this year,  is the new, bitter-sweet sister of the QuickDraw Habano and Pennsylvania Broadleaf blends. Robert Holt, founder of Southern Draw Cigars sent me  samples of his latest creation last month[…]

Kings Cigars Kings

Editorial – A humble Thank You from Stogie Press

  Has it been a year already since the inaugural edition of Stogie Press was released?  Looking at my calendar as I finish penning the articles for July and preparing for IPCPR 2015 I realize it is.  Well I have to say first and foremost, Thank You, to all our readers whether you have subscribed to[…]

Press Release – A.J. Fernandez Cigars and Cigar Inn to Preview the New World Connecticut

(Miami, Florida) November 25, 2014 A.J. Fernandez Cigars, known for producing consistently highly rated cigars will introduce a limited batch of New World Connecticut cigars for a one-night only sit down dinner event taking place at the world famous “Cigar Inn” located in New York City. Event will take place on Monday, December 1, 2014[…]

Emilio Cigars releases Mia Dora

For Immediate Release. Wilmington, DE  October 29, 2014   Gary Griffith of Emilio Cigars announced today yet another addition to the ever-growing portfolio of cigars available through the House of Emilio. Mia Dora is produced by AJ Fernandez in Esteli, Nicaragua and features an Habano wrapper and Nicaraguan filler and binder. The Robusto and Toro[…]

Diesel Shorty Ltd – Cigar Review

Cigars, Baseball, and Dogs..what cant be better. These have to be my top three things in life to enjoy after work. Well toss in two nights with Shorty Ros‎si and you have a recipe for some fun. Don Yeyo Cigars, my local Brick and Mortar in Dearborn, MI recently had an event with Shorty and[…]