Stogie Press 2016 Top 25 Boutique Cigars – La Cuarta Parte

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December. 24 2016 The year is winding down and here we are on Christmas Eve? So far we have announced 15 of the Stogie press Top 25 contenders for 2016. Today I would like to present the La Cuarta Parte of the Stogie Press 2016 Top 25 Boutique Cigars. The final Stogie Press[…]

Warped Maestro Del Tiempo

Warped Maestro Del Tiempo – Rough Cut Cigar review

Time, we never seem to have enough of it. Never enough time in the day, yet we wake early and go to sleep late. With regards to time, Charles Darwin said “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.”  This year, Warped Cigars has introduced the Maestro[…]

Warped Corto X46

Warped Corto X46 – Rough Cut Cigar review

Warped Cigars announced the latest addition to their Corto line at this years IPCPR. This time, a light pressed 46 ring gauge robusto, aptly named the Corto X46. Kyle Gellis and his team were crazy busy at the IPCPR, so I was not able to get time to sit with him this year as they were[…]

Warped Corto

Warped Cigars Introduces the 2016 Corto X46

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2016   2016 Corto Vitola The 2016 IPCPR is approaching and we have finally released the information regarding this years Corto. The Warped Corto X46 Size: 4.5 x 46 with a slight press This vitola offers a more condensed version of Corto’s profile, something that if you are a Corto[…]

Cigar Media Association Announces Cigar Industry Awards 2015

Each year the Cigar Media Association gets togeather and nominates and votes for the best cigar of the year, best brand of the year and top CMA member. The winners have been selected and we are proud to announce the winner’s for this year’s Cigar Industry Awards presented by the Cigar Media Association. The 18[…]

Stogie Press 2015 Top 25 Boutique Cigars Candidates

Ok, we are getting down to the wire with the candidate selections for the 2015 Top 25 Boutique Cigars here at Stogie Press. We have announced 15 of the 25 candidates and today we add the next 5. As noted the official countdown will be announced on New Years day as we always do. The[…]

Warped Don Reynaldo

I have heard really good things about the Warped Don Reynaldo and the one I received from Kyle at this years IPCPR was calling my name for months Finally the weekend after thanksgiving I called my fellow Stogie Press member Big Al to come over for a mini-herf session and to bring along his Don Reynaldo[…]

Warped Corto X50 Cigar Review

I decided to sit on the back deck under a moonlit, starry night, to enjoy one of the newest creations from Kyle Gellis and Warped cigars last evening. Warped Cigars has made some real waves in the cigar market and this year seems to be just as epic as last. Kyle has once again created a[…]

Futuro Selección 109 Cigar Review

What do you get when you combine the craft of two fabulous cigar manufacturers in a collaborative effort? You get a new future or, in this case the Futuro cigar, from Warped and Casa Fernandez. It was reported earlier in the year that Kyle Gellis from Warped cigars was collaborating with Max Fernandez from Casa[…]

A visit to Austin Texas and Habana House Cigars

This past Labor Day weekend I took a mini vacation from cigars and Stogie Press to spend some quality time with my wife and stepdaughter. We decided to visit Austin Texas, a city that is alive with music and food. The original idea was to bounce around Austin,  going to places recommended by friends and[…]

Cigars that are Making our Mouths Water

Last year there were well over 1200 new blends of cigars that hit the market, many of which were represented at the IPCPR.  Stogie Press had received a fraction of those new blends to sample as there are more suppliers than there is time to meet and greet. The same of course held true for[…]

August 2015 Editorial

Well the IPCPR has come and gone as did the 1 year anniversary of Stogie Press. As we enter our second year of bringing you the information, news, and reviews you enjoy we would like to thank all those int he industry and our reader for your help. We are looking forward to reviewing some of[…]

Warped Cigars

A Sit Down with Kyle Gellis of Warped Cigars – IPCPR 2015

You met them last year and they have taken the industry by storm in the past year – I am talking about Warped Cigars. We sat down with Kyle Gellis, owner of Warped Cigars and discussed his success and latest offerings at this years IPCPR 2015.  If you recall last year, Warped Cigars received recognition from[…]