Cigar News: J.C. Newman Cigar Co. Introduces José Gaspar Cigars

Tampa has two-century-old traditions: Since 1885, Tampa has been known as “Cigar City.” Since 1904, pirates have been invading Tampa and throwing a large festival called Gasparilla. Today, J.C. Newman Cigar Co. brings both traditions together by introducing José Gaspar cigars.  Handcrafted by J.C. Newman, a 126-year-old, four-generation family business, José Gaspar cigars pack a punch Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Cigar Co. Introduces José Gaspar Cigars[…]

Cigar Review: J.C. Newman Perla del Mar Corojo Toro – Rated 93

Back in late 2020, J.C. Newman announced it was revamping the famed Perl del Mar cigar line. The line is a historic brand that traces its roots to Cuba. As the J.C. Newman website explains: “In 1905, four Cuban brothers started hand rolling cigars using tobacco grown on their family’s farm in Cuba. They named Read more about Cigar Review: J.C. Newman Perla del Mar Corojo Toro – Rated 93[…]

Cigar Review: J.C. Newman – The American Double Robusto – Rated 95

Back in June of this year, J.C. Newman – the oldest cigar factory in America – announced their latest line addition to their acclaimed The American line. The American was introduced by the company in 2019 and with the latest double robusto introduction this year there are now 5 vitolas in the line. The full Read more about Cigar Review: J.C. Newman – The American Double Robusto – Rated 95[…]

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Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 Episode 11 – Bobby Newman – J.C. Newman Cigars

In this episode, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Bobby Newman, Owner of J.C. Newman Cigars, to talk about what new with the oldest cigar factory in the US. We touch on the history and growth of the company over the last 125 years and delve into the renovation of the factory. Bobby Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 Episode 11 – Bobby Newman – J.C. Newman Cigars[…]

Cigar News: J.C. Newman’s El Reloj Cigar Factory Brings Back Lectors Celebrating Factory’s 111 Years of Cigar Making

Tampa’s most famous cigar factory, El Reloj, turns 111 years old tomorrow, Wednesday, March 31. J.C. Newman Cigar Company will celebrate this milestone all day long with free factory tours, special 1910 cigar prices, and by bringing back the first cigar factory lectors to Tampa since they were banned in 1931. Drew Newman, a fourth-generation Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman’s El Reloj Cigar Factory Brings Back Lectors Celebrating Factory’s 111 Years of Cigar Making[…]

Cigar News: J.C. Newman Announces the Havana Q

Did you ever wonder what makes Cuban tobacco so rich and flavorful? Is it the tropical climate? Maybe it’s the volcanic soil? Or is it because of the natural nutrients washed down from nearby mountains over the centuries that has made the soil so especially fertile? Whatever the reason, you can now experience the taste Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Announces the Havana Q[…]

Cigar News: J.C. Newman Cigar Company Bricktoberfest 2020 Starts October 1st

J.C. Newman Cigar Company has announced the launch of their annual Bricktoberfest promotion which will begin next month. Like in past Brickotberfests, the company will be partnering with brick and mortar retailers to celebrate all things Autumn and Brick House! As part of the celebration of Brick and Mortar retailers, J.C. Newman is offering a Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Cigar Company Bricktoberfest 2020 Starts October 1st[…]

Cigar News: J.C. Newman Introduces Yagua, A Cigar Recreated from the 1940s Cuba

J.C. Newman Cigar Co. announced this week the Yagua, a classic cigar from the tobacco fields of Cuba that the Newman family has recreated in Nicaragua. The Yagua story is one of Cuba from the 1940s. The cigar was inspired by J.C. Newman PENSA’s General Manager, Lazaro Lopez, who shared the following with Drew Newman Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Introduces Yagua, A Cigar Recreated from the 1940s Cuba[…]

Cigar News: DC Court of Appeals Rules Against FDA Warning Labels on Cigars

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit unanimously ruled in favor of the Premium Cigar industry today, by striking down a former ruling that warning labels are required on cigar products. The court ruled that the FDA warning labels are “arbitrary and capricious.” The complete opinion of the court can Read more about Cigar News: DC Court of Appeals Rules Against FDA Warning Labels on Cigars[…]

Cigar News: J.C. Newman Cigar Company Launches #BrickHouseAtMyHouse

Amid uncertainty for retailers, and a consumer population practicing social distancing, J.C. Newman Cigar Company is launching #BrickHouseAtMyHouse to bring a sense of normalcy to these unprecedented times. J.C. Newman will be partnering with retailers nationwide to offer a special on Brick House cigars. With every purchase of this deal, consumers will receive: Five (5) Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Cigar Company Launches #BrickHouseAtMyHouse[…]

Cigar News: J.C. Newman Announces Brick House Ciento por Ciento

J.C. Newman has announced their 2020 Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) release, the Ciento por Ciento. All of the tobaccos in this special cigar are grown in the rich, volcanic soils of Nicaragua, hence the name, Ciento por Ciento, which means 100% in Spanish. Handcrafted in J.C. Newman’s Nicaraguan factory, Puros de Esteli Nicaragua, S.A. Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Announces Brick House Ciento por Ciento[…]

Cigar Review: J.C. Newman Brick House Mighty Mighty Maduro – Rated 89

I recently received some samples of the Brick House Maduro from J.C. Newman for the purpose of reviewing on Stogie Press. It has been quite some time since I smoked a Brick House, and even then it was not the maduro, so I can say this was going to be a new experience for me. Read more about Cigar Review: J.C. Newman Brick House Mighty Mighty Maduro – Rated 89[…]

Cigar Review: Diamond Crown Black Diamond Radiant – Rated 89

The Diamond Crown brand is synonymous with excellence and was the first cigar of its kind when Stanford Newman launched it for J.C. Newman’s 100th anniversary. Stanford had a dream of launching the company’s first luxury cigar and did not care how much it cost to make or even if it sold. He just wanted Read more about Cigar Review: Diamond Crown Black Diamond Radiant – Rated 89[…]