Gran Habano Expands Portfolio to Include Gran Reserva #5 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2018 Gran Habano Cigars has announced they will be expanding their cigar portfolio to include the new Gran Reserva #5 2012 which will be presented at this years IPCPR in Las Vegas in July. This cigar will be similar to the Gran Reserva #5 2011. The date 2012 refers to the year that[…]

Gran Habano Announces Blue in Green Cigar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2018 Gran Habano Cigars will be showcasing their new Blue in Green cigar at this years IPCPR.  The name of this cigar is a nod to George Rico’s favorite Miles Davis song of the same name. The song is the third tune on Miles Davis’ 1959 album, Kind of Blue. Blue in[…]

Gran Habano Persian King

Gran Habano Persian King Cigar Review

Last month I received some samples of the Gran Habano Persian King for review. I recall speaking to George Rico, owner of Gran Habano, at last years IPCPR about this unique cigar. He explained there were two blends of this cigar; the original, which was released over 8 years ago and a maduro which was[…]

National Opera - Paris

A Cigar Weekend in Paris

Late in August, I had the opportunity to take a 2 week business trip to France and had the pleasure of spending the weekend in Paris, the City of Light. Paris was always on my bucket list as a world city to visit, and it did not displease. Home base was the Le Grand Hotel de[…]

Gran Habano American Puro

Rough Cut Cigar Review – Gran Habano American Puro

Today we offer the Stogie Press Rough Cut cigar review notes on the Gran Habano American Puro. Introduced in 2013 the Gran Habano American Puro is just that,. a cigar that uses all american grown leaf and manufactured in the GR Tabacaleras Unidas Co. factory in Miami, FL.  It does not get more American! So today, 240[…]

Persian King Maduro

Gran Habano Announces the Persian King Maduro

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 29, 2016 GRAN HABANO PERSIAN KING MADURO Gran Habano announces the release of the Persian King Maduro, its addition to its popular Persian King line. The Persian King Maduro is an unbanded Persian King, a complex cigar with a full flavor profile and a creamy smooth finish. This unique blend of[…]

Gran Habano Corojo No. 5 Maduro Limitada 2011

Gran Habano Corojo No. 5 Maduro Limitada 2011 Cigar Review

It was back in early June when I was sitting in the Stogie Press lounge watching my beloved Red Sox when I decided to enjoy one of many samples I recently received from George Rico and Gran Habano Cigars.   Back in March of 2015 I had the pleasure of meeting with George at his[…]

LA COLECCIÓN DE ELEGANCIA

Gran Habano Announces Pre-Release of LA COLECCIÓN DE ELEGANCIA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 13, 2016 LA COLECCIÓN DE ELEGANCIA By Gran Habano Miami, Florida, April 13, 2016 – Gran Habano announces the pre-release of La Colección de Elegancia, or The Elegance Collection, a collection of Gran Habano’s best-selling Corojo #5 blend in smaller ring gauge sizes. Gran Habano introduces its Colección de Elegancia for[…]

Press Release – Gran Habano Welcomes New Vice President of Sales

Gran Habano Welcomes New Vice President of Sales Miami, Florida, January 8, 2016 – Gran Habano is proud to announce the appointment of John A. Gonzalez as their new Vice President of Sales. Gonzalez will be working closely with owner, George Rico, to manage Gran Habano’s sales team to design and implement sales promotional programs[…]

PRESS RELEASE – Gran Habano Releases the Private Humidor Selection by George Rico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  MAY 21, 2015   GEORGE RICO PRIVATE HUMIDOR SELECTION 2007-2008 MLG 7.5 X 38 (LANCERO) Miami, Florida, May 21, 2015 – Gran Habano announces the first official release from the Private Humidor Selection by George Rico, a series of heavenly-aged cigars straight out of George’s private reserve.  The Private Humidor Selection will[…]

Boutique Cigars: My Definition

When we were told our friends that Stogie Press was going to list the top 25 Boutique cigars of 2014 we had a lot discussion about what defines a boutique cigar. Is it a limited edition stick, one that is produced only once and never to be made again like a fine vintage wine that[…]

Gran Habano Cigars Reaches Out to the Cigar Community to Save Their Trademark

Please support Gran Habano Cigars in their fight to save their trademark. Once again don’t let the government step on our industry. http://stogiepress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Santa-Cruz-Trademark-Issue-August-20141.pdf Trademark issue – Customer Trademark issue – Retailer