Southern Draw Code Duello Firethorn

Southern Draw Code Duello Firethorn 6 x56 – Cigar Review

Count off ten paces turn and shoot! Yea that’s what one may think about when the word Duel comes up. But that is not how it always was. In fact a Duel was a way to settle disputes often without bloodshed or death. The rules of a Duel are known as the Code Duello. So[…]

CODE DUELLO Limitada

Southern Draw Cigars – announces CODE DUELLO Limitada 2016!

Southern Draw Cigars – announces CODE DUELLO Limitada 2016! August 15, 2016 Austin, Texas Southern Draw Cigars announces release of CODE DUELLO, a series of perfectos with annual limited production of 4,000 cigars per blend and vitola that are being produced at Tabacalera Fernandez, Esteli, Nicaragua. There are so many long-running conflicts and irreconcilable differences[…]

Southern Draw Cigars comes out smelling like roses

Southern Draw Cigars comes out smelling like roses August 5, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua & Austin, Texas Southern Draw Cigars has released two new blends, Rose of Sharon and Jacobs Ladder, both are being produced at Tabacalera Fernandez in Esteli, Nicaragua.  The two blends were initially planned for 2017 and 2018 releases and are currently[…]

Southern Draw Cigars - unveil line extensions August 4, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua Southern Draw Cigars has been very busy at Tabacalera Fernandez and announced today that they released a total of 14 new extensions to their current lines including Kudzu – Oscuro, Firethorn – Rosada and all three blends of their QuickDraw line which are Pennsylvania Broadleaf, Habano and Connecticut wrapped blends. With these extensions, Southern Draw Cigars offers five unique blends and a total of 23 facings. Kudzu & Firethorn Extensions Four new sizes for both of the core blends include: Kudzu Axil Lancero (6.5 x 40) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks 2 – 5 ct Firethorn Pome Lancero (6.5 x 40) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks 2 – 5 ct Belicoso Fino (5.5 x 50) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks in 2 – 5 ct Perfecto (5 x 58) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks in 2 – 5 ct Perfecto (6 x 56) - 20 count boxes, 20 count bundles and DRAWpaks in 2 – 5 ct Production – Limited Annual Production Note: Kudzu Axil and Firethorn Pome lancero were previously released but not announced.

Southern Draw Cigars Unveils Line Extensions

Southern Draw Cigars – unveil line extensions August 4, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua Southern Draw Cigars has been very busy at Tabacalera Fernandez and announced today that they released a total of 14 new extensions to their current lines including Kudzu – Oscuro, Firethorn – Rosada and all three blends of their QuickDraw line which[…]

Southern Draw Cigars announces private label program

Southern Draw Cigars announces private label program August 5, 2016 – Austin, Texas & Esteli, Nicaragua Based upon the requests of retail partners, Southern Draw Cigars now uses our Nicaraguan and Dominican private label blends to expand our private label program that currently provides cigars to more than 25 unique retail locations across the United[…]

Southern Draw Cigars

Southern Draw Cigars announces updated package design

Southern Draw Cigars announces updated package design August 3, 2016 – Esteli, Nicaragua The Company is very pleased to announce that ALL Southern Draw Cigars will enjoy an upgraded package design as they begin shipping this week.  Certain retailers provided constructive comments and recommendations on the early package design and on the 2 year Anniversary[…]

QuickDraw Connecticut

Southern Draw Cigars QuickDraw Connecticut – Rough Cut Cigar Review

Today we offer the Stogie Press Rough Cut cigar review notes on the Southern Draw Cigars – QuickDraw Connecticut. This cigar, announced back in April of this year,  is the new, bitter-sweet sister of the QuickDraw Habano and Pennsylvania Broadleaf blends. Robert Holt, founder of Southern Draw Cigars sent me  samples of his latest creation last month[…]

Southern Draw Cigars releases new blend – QUICKDRAW CONNECTICUT

Southern Draw Cigars releases new blend – QUICKDRAW CONNECTICUT April 11, 2016 The NEW QuickDraw Connecticut blend will complement the successful QuickDraw Ecuadorian Dark Habano and QuickDraw Pennsylvania Broadleaf blends, and was blended to provide a unique balance of body, strength and flavor not found in traditional cigars with Connecticut wrappers. Blend Profile: Wrapper:  Ecuadorian[…]

Southern Draw QuickDraw Cigar Review

Back in November of 2015 we reviewed the Southern Draw Kudzu cigar. You may also recall hat the Kudzu came in 12th in our top 25 boutique cigars for 2016. Now with the samples of the Kudzu, the team from Southern Draw Cigars also included a few petite coronas, known as the QuickDraw. Don’t let the[…]

Stogie Press 2015 Top 25 Cigars

  It is two days before Santa arrives and we are pleased to announce the next 5 candidates for the Stogie Press Top 25 cigars for 2015. Of course we feature only Boutique blends in our list since there are so  many other lists out there. Once all 25 are announced we will publish the[…]

Southern Draw Kudzu Cigar Review

A couple of months ago I took a mini vacation to Austin, TX  for labor day weekend. We loved the city of Austin, the music, the food, and the good folk we met. I especially enjoyed the few hours in the Habana House Cigar Lounge while my wonderful wife and stepdaughter did some shopping on[…]