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”[…]

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[…]

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 Review: JM Patriarch Cigars Habano Robusto – Rated 88

Founded 2021, JM Patriarch Cigars has a simple mission – “The philosophy is to put all the money into tobacco. If we focus on making great cigars, they will sell themselves.” Company founder and CEO, Maurice Mears, describes his journey into premium cigars on the company’s website: “The name JM Patriarch pays homage to Maurice’s Read more about Cigar Review: JM Patriarch Cigars Habano Robusto – Rated 88[…]

Cigar Review: Drew Estate Liga Privada H99 Connecticut Corojo Phineas Gage Lancero – Rated 89

Today I would like to take you to the Connecticut River Valley where some of the finest tobacco is grown much on farms whose harvests are sold exclusively to Drew Estate. In the case of the H99 Phineas Gage, it is a special hybrid corojo/habano that was created for the wrapper of the cigar. During Read more about Cigar Review: Drew Estate Liga Privada H99 Connecticut Corojo Phineas Gage Lancero – Rated 89[…]

Cigar News: Joya de Nicaragua Announces the Cuatro Cinco Edición Europa

To continue building on Cuatro Cinco’s legacy, Joya de Nicaragua introduces Cuatro Cinco Edición Europa, a special edition that honors the strong relations that Joya de Nicaragua built with Europe during the most difficult times of its history.  In 1968, Juan Francisco Bermejo and Simón Camacho founded the first premium cigar factory in Nicaragua: The Nicaraguan Read more about Cigar News: Joya de Nicaragua Announces the Cuatro Cinco Edición Europa[…]

Cigar Review: Isabela Cigars PepperHead Mammoth LTD – Rated 93

Earlier in 2022, Isabela Cigar Company released the company’s first Ltd Edition of the year– the Mammoth 660 PepperHead!  Based off of the company’s extremely popular “Mammoth” larger gauge portfolio, the Mammoth 660 is in a ‘more accessible” (6 x 60 vitola) with a hopped up blend of higher priming tobaccos. This tweak gives the smallest Read more about Cigar Review: Isabela Cigars PepperHead Mammoth LTD – Rated 93[…]

Cigar Review: Rocky Patel 1865 Project Juneteenth Toro – Rated 90

The Rocky Patel 1865 Project is a special cigar release by the company. A portion of the proceeds from the sales of them will benefit the The Juneteenth Foundation, a 501(c)3 charity that seeks to not only celebrate the federal holiday of Juneteenth but also help Black Americans in other ways through events, scholarships and other Read more about Cigar Review: Rocky Patel 1865 Project Juneteenth Toro – Rated 90[…]

Cigar Review: 262 Cigars Revere Box Pressed Toro – Rated 95

Back in May of 2022, Ohana Cigars and 262 Cigars announced they have formed a business partner relationship to re-release their blends through a common factory in Nicaragua – Tabacalera Pages de Nicaragua S.A.. The new partnership is known as Ohana Nui with Madison Money and Ryan Frank Rodriguez as co-owners. Though technically the same Read more about Cigar Review: 262 Cigars Revere Box Pressed Toro – Rated 95[…]

Cigar Review: Drew Estate Blackened M81 Toro – Rated 92

During September 29th’s “Freestyle Live: Special Edition” broadcast, Drew Estate, joined by James Hetfield of Metallica and Rob Dietrich of BLACKENED American Whiskey, revealed the mystery cigar contained within the company’s latest Freestyle Live Event Packs … the all-new BLACKENED Cigars “M81” by Drew Estate, an exploration into the deepest, darkest and heaviest depths of the mystical Maduro leaf. BLACKENED Read more about Cigar Review: Drew Estate Blackened M81 Toro – Rated 92[…]

Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces the Knuckle Sandwich Connecticut

Espinosa Premium Cigars has announced the addition of a Connecticut core line to the Knuckle Sandwich portfolio. The Knuckle Sandwich Connecticut will be expressed in three regular production sizes: Speaking to Hector Alfonso, Sr. – Espinosa’s Master Blender; he told Stogie Press that the blend is described as: Hector also noted that this latest release Read more about Cigar News: Espinosa Premium Cigars Announces the Knuckle Sandwich Connecticut[…]