Cigar Review: Espinosa Cigars – Knuckle Sandwich Maduro – Rated 97

It has been all the buzz these past couple of months – the special collaboration between Espinosa Premium Cigars and Celebrity Chef and the Mayor of Flavortown himself, Guy Fieri. It was only a matter of time till a chef of the stature of Guy Fieri, who is a big cigar guy too, created a Read more about Cigar Review: Espinosa Cigars – Knuckle Sandwich Maduro – Rated 97[…]

Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Bass Reeves Maduro – Rated 89

Debuted at the 2021 PCA Trade Show, the Protocol Bass Reeves line is the next in the company’s “Law Men Series” of cigars. The Lawmen Series is a more classic, traditional, refined, and regal look Protocol Cigars has been offering since it’s launch of the Protocol Sir Robert Peel. The Lawmen Series is the company’s Read more about Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Bass Reeves Maduro – Rated 89[…]

Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars in Collaboration with Guy Fieri Announces the Knuckle Sandwich Cigar

After 18 months of discussions, blending sessions, packaging design, and manufacturing, Espinosa Premium Cigars has officially announced a most anticipated collaborative cigar – the Knuckle Sandwich. This cigar is the result of the company having teamed up with restaurateur, Emmy Award-winning TV host and cigar smoker, Guy Fieri. The Knuckle Sandwich cigars will be available Read more about Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars in Collaboration with Guy Fieri Announces the Knuckle Sandwich Cigar[…]

Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Eliot Ness Natural – Rated 91

In late 2020, Protocol Cigars announced the release of The Protocol Eliot Ness. It is the second installment of the newly created “Lawmen Series.” The company kicked off the series in 2019 with the introduction of the Protocol Sir Robert Peel. With the release of the The Protocol Eliot Ness the company has officially forged Read more about Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Eliot Ness Natural – Rated 91[…]

La Zona Palooza 2017

Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Switches 2022 La Zona Palooza Back to In-Person Event

Earlier this year Espinosa Premium Cigars decided to cancel their November 2021 – La Zona Palooza event, due to a huge surge in COVID-19 related cases in Florida. The company immediately began planning another virtual event like they did in 2021 but were faced with logistical constraints that they believed would not have allowed them Read more about Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Switches 2022 La Zona Palooza Back to In-Person Event[…]

Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Cyber Crimes Unit – Rated 90

Received with great anticipation and a bit of fanfare, the Protocol Cigars Cyber Crimes Unit (CCU) cigar is newest addition to the Protocol Cigars core line portfolio. This is the fifth Protocol Core Line release. It was announced in September 2020 and hit the Stogie Press lounge a couple of months ago. After an early Read more about Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Cyber Crimes Unit – Rated 90[…]

Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces the Laranja Reserva Azulejo

Espinosa Premium Cigars has announced the newest new member of the Laranja Reserva family, the Laranja Reserva Azulejo. Originally released in 2014, the original Laranja Reserva was the first breakthrough cigar for Espinosa Premium Cigars. It was followed by the Laranja Reserva Escuro in 2019 and now Azulejo in 2021. The name Azulejo originates from Read more about Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces the Laranja Reserva Azulejo[…]

Cigar News: The Sassy is Back – Cigar Dojo and Espinosa Premium Cigars Have Reunited

Seven years after the original run, Cigar Dojo and Espinosa Premium Cigars have reunited, bringing back the Sensei’s Sensational Sarsaparilla project in its original size and blend. Sensei’s Sensational Sarsaparilla (or “Sassy,” as it has become known) first launched in the fall of 2014, marking the second-ever Cigar Dojo collaboration. The cigars—named for exhibiting a Read more about Cigar News: The Sassy is Back – Cigar Dojo and Espinosa Premium Cigars Have Reunited[…]

Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces 3rd Installment of Las 6 Provincias – Las Villas

Espinosa Premium Cigars announced today, the release of the third installment of Las 6 Provincias, “Las Villas.” The Las Villas is a box-pressed 5½ x 54 robusto, made at A.J. Fernandez’s San Lotano Factory in Ocotal, Nicaragua. The Las Villas are individually packaged in their own branded coffin and presented in a 10-count curio display Read more about Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces 3rd Installment of Las 6 Provincias – Las Villas[…]

Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Announces The Protocol Bass Reeves Addition to Lawmen Series

Protocol cigars has announced today, the third installment in the Lawmen series that will debut at the 2021 PCA Trade Show, The Protocol Bass Reeves. The Protocol Bass Reeves, like the other installments in the Lawmen Series, is being offered in both in natural and maduro. The Lawmen Series is a more classic, traditional, refined, Read more about Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Announces The Protocol Bass Reeves Addition to Lawmen Series[…]

Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Plans Protocol Pool Party Year 2

Protocol Cigars has announced a special limited edition release cigar called the Protocol Pool Party Year 2. It is a follow up to last year’s release. The cigars are produced at Erik Espinosa’s La Zona Factory in Esteli, Nicaragua. The Protocol Pool Party Year 2 will be the company’s first ever barber pole cigar. The Read more about Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Plans Protocol Pool Party Year 2[…]

Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Announces the Exclusive Paddy Wagon Release

Your heard Juan and Kevin discuss this on last weeks Taking It To The Nub show and now here are the details behind the latest, exclusive release, from Protocol Cigars. Hand crafted at the La Zona factory in Esteli, Nicaragua, and keeping with the company’s law enforcement branding, the Protocol Paddy Wagon is made exclusively Read more about Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Announces the Exclusive Paddy Wagon Release[…]