Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – El Chan Cigars

In this episode, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Gaby Cruz Ayalo-Chan the owner of El-Chan Cigars based out Puerto Rico. Gaby goes into depth about his mission to bring the native Puerto Rican Cigar Tobacco to the marker not just for his brand but for others as well. As we say in Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – El Chan Cigars[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Falto Cigars

In this episode of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Luis J. Falto, owner of Tabacalera Falto, Inc., La Garita Cigar Company and Falto Cigars. We talk about Luis’ 25 plus years in the cigar business, how he got started and how he was able to persevere or Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Falto Cigars[…]

Taking It To The Nub Season 2 – Eddie Tarazona – Tarazona Cigars

In this episode of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie welcomes back Eddie Tarazona, the owner and founder of Tarazona Cigars, a Florida Based Cigar Business. Eddie is always fun and exciting to talk to and this episode was wicked awesome as Eddie talked about his success in the industry and what it took Read more about Taking It To The Nub Season 2 – Eddie Tarazona – Tarazona Cigars[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – GTO Dominican Cigars – Dr. Oscar Rodriguez

Those who know – Smoke GTO! Well after this episode you all should be more aware of and know GTO Dominican Cigars along with company Founder and Owner, Dr. Oscar Rodriguez. During this fast 1 hour show, the Doc imparts some great cigar knowledge and talks about the roots of his Boutique Vertically Integrated Cigar Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – GTO Dominican Cigars – Dr. Oscar Rodriguez[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Rodriguez Cigars Key West and Papas Pilar Rum

In this Taking it To The Nub episode, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Danny DiFabio the owner of Rodriguez Cigars Key West at Executive Cigar Shop and Lounge in Sanford FL. We talk about what is new and coming from his iconic brand along with some history of the company. Later in Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Rodriguez Cigars Key West and Papas Pilar Rum[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 23 – Nick Melillo – Foundation Cigars

In this interview, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Nick Melillo – Owner of Foundation Cigars. Nick is one of the most knowledgeable cigar men in the industry and we talk through his history in the business and discuss the Stogie Press 2020 Medium Company Cigar of the Year “The David”. This video Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 23 – Nick Melillo – Foundation Cigars[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 22 – El Septimo Cigars

In this episode of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Zaya Younan – Chairman and CEO of El Septimo Cigars a company Zaya purchased and is developing. Zaya discusses his passion for the premium cigar lifestyle and talks about his latest venture that celebrates the cigar lifestyle.

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 Episode 5 – CAO Master Blender Rick Rodriguez

In this episode of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with CAO Cigars Master Blender and Brand Ambassador, Rick Rodriguez. We get into his growth in the industry and how he moved from sales to blending and what it is like to be the Brand Ambassador for CAO. Rick Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 Episode 5 – CAO Master Blender Rick Rodriguez[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 Episode 4 – Michael Herklots

In this video, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press welcomes the always dapper Michael Herklots to Taking It To the Nub. We venture into Michael’s past with Nat Sherman and then discuss his founding of a new cigar company Ferio Tego. Later in the show, we get some excellent cigar education from Michael who is a Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 Episode 4 – Michael Herklots[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 3 – Black Star Line Cigars

In this episode of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Pres sits down with Ari Wimberly, the owner of Chicagoland Area – Black Star Line Cigars. Aric takes us on a journey of his brand and how he got into the cigar business. If you missed the live publication of this episode, Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 3 – Black Star Line Cigars[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 2 – Cigar Smoking Tents

Smoking Tents are a thing, and in this episode of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie of Stogie Press assembled a panel of consumers that show off their innovative ways to enjoy smoking in the cold weather. Each is unique and provides entertainment and warmth while enjoying your favorite cigars and spirits even when Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 2 – Cigar Smoking Tents[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 1 – Cigars Of The Year

In this, the first episode of Season 2 of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press welcomes a panel of cigar influencers, shop owners, and brand owners to discuss the Stogie Press top cigars for 2020. Guests included, Mike Holmes (Team Shirtless Mike), Todd Vance and Tony Barrios (Stallone Nicaragua Cigars), Mike Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 2 – Episode 1 – Cigars Of The Year[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 1 Final Episode – Honest Abe Dababneh – Smoke Inn

In this 2020 season wrap up of Taking It To The Nub, Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press sits down with Smoke Inn owner – Honest Abe Dababneh and discusses the history of the cigar lounge chain, online cigar business, and the upcoming virtual 2021 Great Smoke. We also talk about the Stogie Press top cigars Read more about Taking It To The Nub – Season 1 Final Episode – Honest Abe Dababneh – Smoke Inn[…]

Taking It To The Nub – Season 1 Episode 39 – Protocol Cigars

In this episode Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press welcomes Juan Cancel and Kevin Keithan from Protocol Cigars. Certainly the longest episode of the year – we talk cigars, history of the company and lots of shenanigans. If You missed the live broadcast you can watch it here.