Familia Rodriguez Tobacos LLC Introduces Left Hand Cigars

When I received the latest press release from Ryan Frank Rodriguez of Ohana Cigars, it got me thinking about what this man knows about Electrical Engineering. I mean, the company’s core line is known as the Pulse, a name that could infer many an imaginative thought, but magnetism comes to my mind as an EE.[…]

Jas Sum Kral Crna Nok

Crna Nok by Jas Sum Kral Cigar Review

Now that we reviewed the Zlatno Sonce, a truly feisty blonde introduction from Riste Risteski and Jas Sum Kral, it is time to  tone it down a bit with the company’s second release for 2017 – the Crna Nok. Now let’s just be clear here, if you walk in  a humidor and see the two new introductions[…]

2016 Top 25 Boutique Cigars la parte final

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2016 Well it has been a fun and exciting year in the cigar industry as we close out 2016. There were numerous new boutique blends that hit the market this year as Manufacturers and Brand owners worked to beat the FDA deadline of August 8th, so they have time to[…]

Ohana Pulse

Ohana PULSE Cigar Review – A top 25 Boutique Cigar

Back in July of this year, we published the press release of the Ohana Cigars Pulse. Having smoked and reviewed the Ohana “Friends and Family” and the “First Generation” cigars I have been waiting since July to get my fingers on the Pulse!  The press release noted that they were to be available in August but finding them[…]

Que Vida Cigar

Que Vida Cigar Review – A hidden gem in a crowded field

Que Vida! or in English – “What a Life”. Yea that sums it up for me. It’s far from over, but for more than a half-century, I have enjoyed a good run with great friendships developing over those years especially through the Brotheres and Sisters of the Leaf. The nice thing about friendships – they bring[…]

Familia Rodriguez Tobacos Announces Release of the Ohana PULSE Cigar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2016 Familia Rodriguez Tobacos Announces Release of the Ohana PULSE Cigar Familia Rodriguez Tobacos is proud to announce the newest cigar in the Ohana line, “Pulse”. We are also working with a new factory headed by Noel Rojas, Tobacalera NOA. Ohana is about family and friends and Pulse carries on[…]

Ohana Cigars Friends and Family – Cigar Review

Tonight we review the second in blend from Ohana Cigars – The Friends and Family Line which features 7 year aged tobacco with a light Habano Rosado Oscuro wrapper encasing all Nicaraguan binder and filler. Like the “First Generation” Line, the Friends and Family is a limited production cigar. Ohana produced only 3000 of these[…]

Ohana First Generation Toro – Cigar Review

It all about family and 2015 is turning into a wonderful start to the cigar industry with new boutique cigars starching to hit the market. Today we have the pleasure of reviewing one of these new introductions the OHANA, from Familia Rodriguez Tabacos LLC. OHANA Cigars are the creation of , Ryan Rodriguez, with the help[…]