Taking It To The Nub – Season 4 – Mobile Cigar Lounges

In this episode, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with a panel of Mobile Cigar Lounge owners. If you are not familiar with this growing segment of the premium cigar industry you should tune in to this episode. From small and growing businesses to a multi-million dollar business, the panel talks though their journey Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 4 – Mobile Cigar Lounges[…]

Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces the Limited Knuckle Sandwich “55”

Espinosa Premium Cigars has announced the release of the limited Knuckle Sandwich “55” cigar. This cigar was made to commemorate Guy Fieri’s 55th birthday and was debuted at his birthday party this weekend. A total of five-hundred and fifty-five (555) boxes of this cigar were made and will be offered to existing Knuckle Sandwich accounts Read more about Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces the Limited Knuckle Sandwich “55”[…]

Stogie Press Announces “The Climb for Autism”

As many of you may have heard, this coming July, my son Dominic and I will be climbing Mount Fuji. It was a promise I made to him that when he received his PhD, I would take him to Japan, and we would climb Mount Fuji. As part of this trip, we have decided to Read more about Stogie Press Announces “The Climb for Autism”[…]

Cigar News: Artesano Del Tobacco Announces the El Pulpo

Artesano Del Tobacco and Company are so excited and proud to share the creation of EL Pulpo Cigars which means “The Octopus” in English. This project began back in 2016. After working on this project the company contacted AJ Fernandez to help us create the EL Pulpo cigars. AJ Fernandez used different blending techniques, fermentation, Read more about Cigar News: Artesano Del Tobacco Announces the El Pulpo[…]

Taking It To The Nub -Season 4 – Steve Newman from WikiCigar

In this episode, Boston Jimmie sits down with Steve Newman owner of WikiCigar. We talk about his latest creation that has curated some incredible cigar content on his new site WikiCigar.org. The site is designed to allow users to signup for free accounts and create and share cigar related content and knowledge. Steve encourages all Read more about Taking It To The Nub -Season 4 – Steve Newman from WikiCigar[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 4 – Cigars of the Year

In this, the first episode of Taking It To The Nub for Season 4, Boston Jimmie sits down with Crux Cigars (Casey Haugen), West Tampa Tobacco Company (Ricky Rodriquez), and Espinosa Premium Cigars (Hector Alfonso Sr.) to talk about the honor of being picked the best cigars of 2022 on Stogie Press. Listen in to Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 4 – Cigars of the Year[…]

Stogie Press Best Cigar Lounges – 2022

Fresh out of the pandemic, 2022 was an action-packed year for Stogie Press. There were many events coupled with travel – not just for cigars but also work and pleasure. Like previous years, I try to make my way to new lounges whenever I can, and many times I find myself in some old favorites Read more about Stogie Press Best Cigar Lounges – 2022[…]

Cigar News: CASDAGLI CIGARS is Changing Distribution in the U.S.

From the 1st of March 2023, CASDAGLI CIGARS will be launching its own importation and distribution company based in Naples, Florida: CASDAGLI CIGARS USA. The former exclusive representative in the U.S. Vlada Stojanov of Bespoke Co. is no longer serving as the U.S distributor for CASDAGLI CIGARS. Jeremy Casdagli, Founder and CEO of CASDAGLI CIGARS Read more about Cigar News: CASDAGLI CIGARS is Changing Distribution in the U.S.[…]

Cigar News: Macanudo Inspirado Orange “Cigarillos”Begin Shipping

Macanudo Inspirado Orange will expand its roster next month, rounding out the brand’s offerings with a convenient new size.  On February 1, 2023, Macanudo Inspirado Orange “Cigarillos,” will begin shipping to retail, marking the seventh size in the top-rated line. The cigars come in 10-count metal tins that bear the brand’s signature fiery orange hue.  Crafted at General Read more about Cigar News: Macanudo Inspirado Orange “Cigarillos”Begin Shipping[…]

Cigar News: Indiana Ortez launches Casa De Ortez

Indiana Ortez, the youngest of the third generation of the Ortez tobacco family based in Condega, Nicaragua, has announced her launching of Casa De Ortez, a company celebrating the quality and experience of Nicaragua’s oldest tobacco family. The company, founded in 2022, is what Indiana considers the rightly timed release of a culmination of seven Read more about Cigar News: Indiana Ortez launches Casa De Ortez[…]

Cigar 101 – Pairing Cigars with Beverages

Pairing a cigar with the right drink can enhance the smoking experience and bring out the unique flavors of the cigar. The art of cigar and drink pairing is a subtle one and requires a delicate balance between the flavors and aromas of both the cigar and the drink. Here are some popular ways to Read more about Cigar 101 – Pairing Cigars with Beverages[…]

Cigar News: Punch Rare Corojo Returns in 2023

Punch Rare Corojo will make its annual return to retail next month, featuring a core lineup of the brand’s perennial bestsellers. The 2023 release of Punch Rare Corojo will ship to retailers on February 1. After a shortage of wrapper leaves caused the blend to disappear at retail for several years, Punch Rare Corojo was Read more about Cigar News: Punch Rare Corojo Returns in 2023[…]

Cigar Lifestyle: Destination Herf 2023 – Miami, Florida

Well it is that time again, the start of the new year and the beginning of a years worth of exciting cigar events, festivals and trade shows. The 2023 cigar calendar kicked off with the 2nd Annual Destination Herf – Miami cigar event. As in the past, the event was primarily sponsored by Caldwell Cigars Read more about Cigar Lifestyle: Destination Herf 2023 – Miami, Florida[…]

Cigar News: LA GLORIA CUBANA SERIE R ADDS A POWERHOUSE MADURO TO ITS LINEUP

La Gloria Cubana Serie R, a collection best known for its beefy ring gauges and full-bodied palate, will welcome the brand’s largest maduro offering to date with La Gloria Cubana Serie R No. 8 Maduro. The all-channel offering will be a full-time addition to the Serie R franchise and ships on February 1, 2023. Named Read more about Cigar News: LA GLORIA CUBANA SERIE R ADDS A POWERHOUSE MADURO TO ITS LINEUP[…]