Southern Draw Cigars - Rose of Sharon

The Rose of Sharon – A rose by any other name – its a cigar!

For those that have met and know Robert Holt, owner of Southern Draw Cigars,  you know he is a devoutly religious and caring person. In fact he is known as the Chief Evangelist of Southern Draw Cigars.  So it is by no surprise that the latest creation coming from Southern Draw is the Rose of[…]

Kudzu Axil

Southern Draw Kudzu Axil – A solid hit for the team

Baseball 2017 has arrived and I can’t wait till Monday when the Red Sox open their season at Fenway . Pitching, hitting, running, and dramatic strategy for the next 162 days and nights. Speaking of hits, I am sitting here today watching the Yankees and Rays play the first game of the 2017 season  while[…]

Rose of Sharon

Southern Draw Cigars ships the Rose of Sharon – Spring has Arrived

Back in August of last year, Southern Draw Cigars announced the introduction of some new blends to entice the palates of their growing following. One of those announcements was the Rose of Sharon.  Having planted the seeds of interest back in August, the Rose of Sharon has come to  blossom today. Robert and Sharon Holt of[…]

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2016 Top 25 Boutique Cigars la parte final

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2016 Well it has been a fun and exciting year in the cigar industry as we close out 2016. There were numerous new boutique blends that hit the market this year as Manufacturers and Brand owners worked to beat the FDA deadline of August 8th, so they have time to[…]

Code Duello Kudzo Oscuro

Southern Draw Code Duello Kudzu Cigar review

Robert Holt of Southern Draw Cigars knew he had a hit with his Kudzu cigar last year, so he took it to a new level in 2016 with the Code Duello Kudzu Limitada. Bypassing the IPCPR this year, Robert spent his time creating some new vitolas and working on new blends in Nicaragua. One of those[…]

Southern Draw Code Duello Firethorn

Southern Draw Code Duello Firethorn 6 x56 – Cigar Review

Count off ten paces turn and shoot! Yea that’s what one may think about when the word Duel comes up. But that is not how it always was. In fact a Duel was a way to settle disputes often without bloodshed or death. The rules of a Duel are known as the Code Duello. So[…]

CODE DUELLO Limitada

Southern Draw Cigars – announces CODE DUELLO Limitada 2016!

Southern Draw Cigars – announces CODE DUELLO Limitada 2016! August 15, 2016 Austin, Texas Southern Draw Cigars announces release of CODE DUELLO, a series of perfectos with annual limited production of 4,000 cigars per blend and vitola that are being produced at Tabacalera Fernandez, Esteli, Nicaragua. There are so many long-running conflicts and irreconcilable differences[…]

Jacob Sharon

Southern Draw Cigars comes out smelling like roses

Southern Draw Cigars comes out smelling like roses August 5, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua & Austin, Texas Southern Draw Cigars has released two new blends, Rose of Sharon and Jacobs Ladder, both are being produced at Tabacalera Fernandez in Esteli, Nicaragua.  The two blends were initially planned for 2017 and 2018 releases and are currently[…]

Southern Draw Cigars - unveil line extensions August 4, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua Southern Draw Cigars has been very busy at Tabacalera Fernandez and announced today that they released a total of 14 new extensions to their current lines including Kudzu – Oscuro, Firethorn – Rosada and all three blends of their QuickDraw line which are Pennsylvania Broadleaf, Habano and Connecticut wrapped blends. With these extensions, Southern Draw Cigars offers five unique blends and a total of 23 facings. Kudzu & Firethorn Extensions Four new sizes for both of the core blends include: Kudzu Axil Lancero (6.5 x 40) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks 2 – 5 ct Firethorn Pome Lancero (6.5 x 40) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks 2 – 5 ct Belicoso Fino (5.5 x 50) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks in 2 – 5 ct Perfecto (5 x 58) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks in 2 – 5 ct Perfecto (6 x 56) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks in 2 – 5 ct Production – Limited Annual Production Note: Kudzu Axil and Firethorn Pome lancero were previously released but not announced.

Southern Draw Cigars Unveils Line Extensions

Southern Draw Cigars – unveil line extensions August 4, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua Southern Draw Cigars has been very busy at Tabacalera Fernandez and announced today that they released a total of 14 new extensions to their current lines including Kudzu – Oscuro, Firethorn – Rosada and all three blends of their QuickDraw line which[…]

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Southern Draw Cigars announces private label program

Southern Draw Cigars announces private label program August 5, 2016 – Austin, Texas & Esteli, Nicaragua Based upon the requests of retail partners, Southern Draw Cigars now uses our Nicaraguan and Dominican private label blends to expand our private label program that currently provides cigars to more than 25 unique retail locations across the United[…]

Southern Draw Cigars

Southern Draw Cigars announces updated package design

Southern Draw Cigars announces updated package design August 3, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua The Company is very pleased to announce that ALL Southern Draw Cigars will enjoy an upgraded package design as they begin shipping this week.  Certain retailers provided constructive comments and recommendations on the early package design and on the 2 year Anniversary[…]

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[…]

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Southern Draw Cigars releases new blend – QUICKDRAW CONNECTICUT

Southern Draw Cigars releases new blend – QUICKDRAW CONNECTICUT April 11, 2016 The NEW QuickDraw Connecticut blend will complement the successful QuickDraw Ecuadorian Dark Habano and QuickDraw Pennsylvania Broadleaf blends, and was blended to provide a unique balance of body, strength and flavor not found in traditional cigars with Connecticut wrappers. Blend Profile: Wrapper:  Ecuadorian[…]

Southern Draw QuickDraw

Southern Draw QuickDraw Cigar Review

Back in November of 2015 we reviewed the Southern Draw Kudzu cigar. You may also recall hat the Kudzu came in 12th in our top 25 boutique cigars for 2016. Now with the samples of the Kudzu, the team from Southern Draw Cigars also included a few petite coronas, known as the QuickDraw. Don’t let the[…]