CAO Cigar Event with Ricky Rodriguez

This past Thursday I had the pleasure of attending a CAO Cigars event at my local lounge – Executive Cigars Shop and Lounge in Melbourne, FL. The event was part of the shop’s monthly cigar meeting but featured CAO Master Blender, Ricky Rodriguez. Normally when I visit shops for events I tend to talk about[…]

II Saints by Felix Assouline

II Saints by Felix Assouline Cigar Review – Rated 97

How many of you out there know Heather Callahan AKA Cigar Heather? Yep, you know who I am talking about, if you don’t then I will point you here to see the press release where Felix Assouline announced hiring Heather as Director of Sales and Marketing and put her immediately in charge of growing and enhancing[…]

Fierce Fumeras

Fierce Fumeras – Happy International Womens Day

It’s International Women’s Day today and with that we would like to give praise to all the women in our lives. When it comes to the cigar world, that would include the many brand owners, shop owners and managers, and the ever-growing Ladies of the Leaf demographic. It is the latter I would  like to[…]

CAO Amazon Basin Trilogy Event

CAO Amazon Basin Trilogy Event at Executive Cigar Lounge

My many family and friends know that when it comes to birthdays, Boston Jimmie celebrates the for the whole month of his birth – November. So this year, the last day of November, the last day I celebrate, Tony Nardone owner of Executive Cigar Shop and Lounge, hosted a CAO Amazon Basin Trilogy event. Tony[…]

La Hoja – Hoja de Flores Auténtico Maduro – Cigar Review

I was downtown Melbourne, FL with my wife yesterday and ran into the rep from La Hoja Cigars, at the Executive Cigar Shop and Lounge. We watched some football and talked cigars. He wanted me to check out the Hoja de Flores Auténtico Maduro, which he just so happened to have on him. I delightfully accepted it[…]