Cigar News: Reinado Grand Apex 6 X 60 Shipping in June

Reinado Cigars will begin shipping the new Grand Apex 6 X 60 in the next few weeks. Production is at Aganorsa’s TABSA factory in Nicaragua. Cigar Snob Magazine’s recent 91 rating of the Grand Apex Robusto Extra describes the blend as “A flavorful and intense blend covered with a dark brown wrapper with a toothy Read more about Cigar News: Reinado Grand Apex 6 X 60 Shipping in June[…]

Cigar News: Warped Cigars Announces Return of Eagles Decent

Warped Cigars has announced the return of a fan favorite which was never released on a worldwide level, Eagles Descent! Originally released as a retailer exclusive in 2019 for R Field Wine Company in Honolulu, the blend has returned as a limited edition for all Warped retailers around the world. The Eagles Decent features components Read more about Cigar News: Warped Cigars Announces Return of Eagles Decent[…]

Cigar Review: Reinado Cigars Grand Apex Robusto Extra – Rated 88

After bit of a hiatus, Reinado Cigars returned to the boutique cigar world in 2021 with the introduction of a new blend – the Grand Apex. The blend was offered in a single Robusto Extra vitola but they added a gordo earlier this year. For this review, I will focus on the original Robusto Extra. Read more about Cigar Review: Reinado Cigars Grand Apex Robusto Extra – Rated 88[…]

Cigar Review: AGANORSA Leaf – Guardian of the Farm Cerberus Toro – Rated 89

Do you know what a “Cerberus” is? It is known as the hound of Hades in Greek Mythology. Cerberus is a multi-headed dog that guards the gates of the Underworld to prevent the dead from leaving. I guess that is the boldest of guardians of the farm then eh. Protect the leaf, don’t let any leave the farm till it is time Read more about Cigar Review: AGANORSA Leaf – Guardian of the Farm Cerberus Toro – Rated 89[…]

Cigar Review: AGANORSA Leaf Aniversario Maduro Toro – Rated 90

During the 2018 IPCPR, one of the big announcements was the rebranding of Casa Fernández to AGANORSA Leaf. Not all cigars in the portfolio were quickly rebranded. The limited edition Casa Fernández Aniversario did not get it’s rebranding until June of last year (3 years later). The company received excellent feedback on the blend and Read more about Cigar Review: AGANORSA Leaf Aniversario Maduro Toro – Rated 90[…]

Cigar Review: AGANORSA Leaf Rare Leaf Reserve Titan – Rated 92

Earlier this year, AGANORSA Leaf starting shipping their latest craft – the Rare Leaf – to shops nation =wide. I was lucky enough to purchase 5 of these from my friends at the Cigar Hustler in Deltona, FL. These were hard to come by and social media was buzzing about them especially since this new Read more about Cigar Review: AGANORSA Leaf Rare Leaf Reserve Titan – Rated 92[…]

Cigar Review: Rock-A-Feller Cigars Art of Magic – Rated 95

The Vintage Rock-A-Feller Cigars Group (VRCG) Art of Magic, is a new and truly Limited Edition cigar release. This new release pays tribute to magicians the world over. Kevin Schweitzer, VRCG owner, has been practicing magic since he was eight years old and to this day he is a member of the Society of American Magicians which was Read more about Cigar Review: Rock-A-Feller Cigars Art of Magic – Rated 95[…]

Cigar Review: HVC 500th Anniversary Selectos (Corona Extra) – Rated 96

The year was 1519, when the Spanish established a settlement on the northern coast of the island nation now known as Cuba. The settlement, San Cristóbal de la Habana by Spanish conquistador, Pánfilo de Narváez. San Cristóbal de la Habana was the original name of Havana, Cuba’s capital city. The name is derived from San Cristóbal Read more about Cigar Review: HVC 500th Anniversary Selectos (Corona Extra) – Rated 96[…]

Cigar News: Vintage Rock-A-Feller Cigars Group (VRCG) Announces the Art of Magic

The Vintage Rock-A-Feller Cigars Group (VRCG) has announced today, the Art of Magic, a new cigar release. This new release pays tribute to magicians the world over. Kevin Schweitzer, VRCG owner, has been practicing magic since he was eight years old and to this day he is a member of the Society of American Magicians Read more about Cigar News: Vintage Rock-A-Feller Cigars Group (VRCG) Announces the Art of Magic[…]

Cigar Review: Aganorsa Leaf JFR Lunatic Torch Dreamlands – Rated 89

Originally released in 2016, the Aganorsa Leaf JFR Lunatic Torch line was revamped in 2020. The company decided to use a Corojo ’99 wrapper from Jalapa and a double binder and fillers from Esteli and Jalapa. All leaf used in this Nicaraguan puro were grown on Aganorsa farms. In addition to the updated blend the Read more about Cigar Review: Aganorsa Leaf JFR Lunatic Torch Dreamlands – Rated 89[…]

Cigar News: Gurkha Cigars Re-releasing San Miguel

Gurkha Cigars is re-releasing the grandfathered brand San Miguel as its latest premium cigar. San Miguel marks the third recent offering by Gurkha Cigars that is made with the highly desirable Aganorsa Leaf from Nicaragua. This Nicaraguan puro is also made with Aganorsa’s signature double Nicaraguan binder and includes Nicaraguan filler and Nicaraguan shade grown Read more about Cigar News: Gurkha Cigars Re-releasing San Miguel[…]

Cigar News: Amendola Family Cigars Moves to New Factories

Durham, NC based Amendola Family Cigar Company has made the decision to move manufacturing operations away from Tabacalera G. Kafie y Cia to Erik Espinosa’s La Zona factory in Esteli, Nicaragua and possibly also Aganorsa Leaf. Amendola has been with Tabacalera G. Kafie y Cia since July of 2018. Jeffrey Amendola, founder and president, Amendola Read more about Cigar News: Amendola Family Cigars Moves to New Factories[…]