Cigar News: Ventura Cigar Company Heading to Drew Estate 2018 Kentucky Barn Smoker

Ventura Cigar Company announced today that they will be bringing smooth vibes and great smokes to an already raucously good time.

In the announcement, Ventura Cigars stated:

“Ventura Cigars is honored to be part of Drew Estate’s 2018 Kentucky Barn Smoker on September 29, 2018. Held in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, the event is the brainchild of the magnetic Jonathan Drew, and draws people, brands, and local businesses together to celebrate American Tobacco Agriculture, and the innovative and pioneering spirit of the industry.

Ventura Cigars is proud to support the festival and contribute to the fun of the day.”

Michael Giannini, General Manager at Ventura Cigars, will be sharing stories over smokes, while meeting and mingling with attendees. He’ll also be showcasing the popular Axis Mundi cigar, a Drew Estate creation from Ventura Cigars’ Archetype line. With complex layers of rich tastes and essences, like coffee beans, spices, dried figs, and charred oak, the Axis Mundi is highly rated by multiple industry experts, even earning recognition as the 2017 #13 Cigar of the Year from Cigar Aficionado. It ups the ante for Barn Smoker event-goers, and cigar enthusiasts in general.

Michael Giannini, General Manager at Ventura Cigars

Michael Giannini, General Manager at Ventura Cigars

The eclectic Giannini noted:

“I’m so proud to be attending this year’s Kentucky Barn Smoker with Ventura Cigars. It’s always a good time, and we’re especially pleased to be here with Axis Mundi cigars in-hand. This is a top-notch smoke, as expected when creative powerhouses like Drew Estate and Ventura Cigars come together.

If you’re at the Kentucky Barn Smoker, come by, check us out, and have a smoke.”

Tickets for this years Kentucky Barn Smoker, the one that started it all, are still available and can be ordered from

The Axis Mundi blend is described as:

  • Wrapper – Ecuadorian Habano (Maduro)
  • Binder – Indonesian Sumatra
  • Filler – Nicaraguan Habano

For additional details about Axis Mundi and other Archetype cigars visit or check out the Stogie Press reviews:

Ventura Cigars Archetype Axis Mundi – Are You Centered?

Archetype Initiation Cigar Review – Thank You May I Have Another!!

Ventura Cigars Archetype Dreamstate Cigar Review

Ventura Cigars Archetype Sage Advice Cigar Review

About Ventura Cigar Company

Ventura Cigar Company (VCC) is a unique cigar brand born in sunny Southern California that is on a mission to create memorable, complex cigar blends that excite the senses and reward discriminating palates. Their flagship Archetype, Case Study, Project805, and PSyKo SEVEN brands offer multiple award-winning blends that earned 90+ ratings in Cigar Aficionado, Cigar & Spirits, and Cigar Snob. And Archetype’s Axis Mundi won #13 Cigar of the Year for 2017 from Cigar Aficionado. Ventura Cigar Company also distributes the 4th Generation and Comoy’s of London line of pipe tobacco products, extending its reach and tradition of offering top-quality tobacconist products. Pipes and blends under these brands are cultivated through generations of craftsmanship, making them longtime favorites of pipe tobacco enthusiasts.

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