La Hoja Edicion Maduro – Cigar Review

La Hoja Cigars, a company that has deep roots in the cigar industry dating back to 1962 here in the US and even deeper roots to Cuba, has released a number of new blends for 2015.  When I spoke to them in the beginning of the year I asked what they were up to and Read more about La Hoja Edicion Maduro – Cigar Review[…]

Zen and the Art of Cigar Enjoyment

I recently took a trip to the land of the rising sun – Japan. I have been there a number of times and now is a perfect time to go if you are able to. The exchange rate is extremely in favor of US visitors meaning hotels, gifts, and meals can be had for a Read more about Zen and the Art of Cigar Enjoyment[…]

Fernandez y Quiroga Phenom 1 Churchill

We gave the original Fernandez y Quiroga (FQ) Cigars Phenom an Honorable Mention in the Stogie Press top 25 of 2014. Now Mathew Hunt and FQ has expanded the Phenom line to include the “Phenom 1”. This time they go with an Ecuador grown Connecticut wrapper and combine aged filler tobaccos from Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic. The Fernandez Read more about Fernandez y Quiroga Phenom 1 Churchill[…]