Brand History The Rico family history in tobacco stretches back to 1920, when Guillermo Rico’s grandfather began growing dark tobacco. Guillermo’s father succeeded his grandfather in 1946, and Guillermo recalls … Continue Reading Cigar of the month March 2016: Gran Habano La Conquista Cigar.
Brand History Boutique Blends Cigars was introduced to focus exclusively on the production and distribution of boutique brand cigars, including the Swag Puro Dominican and the Aging Room Small Batch … Continue Reading Cigar of the month February 2016: Aging Room F59 Quattro Cigar.
Brand History Building a name synonymous with quality, crafting a flavor to rise up over the borders of Central and South America, developing a lifestyle to cross the oceans one cigar box at … Continue Reading “Cigar of the month January 2016” LH Colorado Blend Cigar.
Brand History CAO International, Inc. is the producer of one of the country’s top lines of premium cigars. Founded by Cano A. Ozgener in Nashville as a labor of love … Continue Reading “Cigar of the month December 2015” CAO Flathead Steel Horse Apehanger Cigar Review.
Brand History: For over four generations, the Melo and Matos families have been one of the largest producers of the finest organic coffee and aged tobacco in the Dominican Republic. They are … Continue Reading “Cigar of the month November 2015” Hispaniola Cristobal Colon 1492 Cigar.
Brand History: Striving to create cigars worthy of special times is the singular motivation behind Padron Cigars. For year, Padron smokers have shared with us stores of special moment in … Continue Reading “Cigar of the month October 2015” Padron Family Reserve 50 Year Cigar.
Brand History: Charlie Toraño was raised in the cigar business. Unlike when he was coming up in the 1970’s and 1980’s, today’s cigars have become a part of the culture … Continue Reading “Cigar of the month September 2015” Toraño Captiva Cigar.
Jim Robinson’s LEAF Corojo by Oscar Valladares Cigar Review Brand History: Jim Robinson’s LEAF cigar series was created specifically for the Pittsburgh, PA based Leaf & Bean retail shops he … Continue Reading Jim Robinson’s LEAF Corojo by Oscar Valladares Cigar “Cigar of the month August 2015”
Brand History: After emigrating from Austria-Hungary in 1895, Julius Caeser Newman craved the American Dream and started the J.C. Newman Cigar Company. It was a very humble beginning in the … Continue Reading Diamond Crown Julius Caeser Cigar “Cigar of the month July 2015”
Brand History: Famous photojournalist Edgar Hoill has opened up the vault to nearly a decade worth of his work and created both his own clothing brand (O.S.O.K.), as well as … Continue Reading OSOK Lancero Cigar By Edgar Hoill “Cigar of the month June 2015”
Brand History: T.L. Johnson is a manufacturer of premium-handcrafted cigars, whose mission is to produce a superior line of boutique cigars that cater to the new and experienced smoker. These … Continue Reading Tempio cigar by Terry L. Johnson “Cigar of the month May 2015”
Brand History: After years of stagnant sales and uncertainty, Ernesto took his inspiration from Cuban Davidoff and set out to create a cigar that would excite the senses. When he … Continue Reading Inch Natural 70 Cigar by EP Carrillo “Cigar of the month April 2015”
Brand History: Nicaraguan-based Cubanacan Cigars has released a new line of cigars called simply HR, which happen to be the initials of the cigar’s blender, Hirochi Robaina. Hirochi Robaina is … Continue Reading HR Cigars Hermoso “Cigar of the Month March 2015” by Hirochi Robaina “Since 1845”.
Brand History With passion for a good cigar and a memorable smoke, and with many years of experience of this enjoyment, Dean Parsons founded and trademarked Epic Cigars in 2010. … Continue Reading Epic Cigars Maduro “Cigar of the Month February 2015” by Dean Parsons
Brand History: Boutique Blends Cigars, formerly the Habana Cuba Cigar Company, is an American manufacturer of premium hand-rolled cigars based in Miami, Florida. The company was established in 1996 during … Continue Reading Swag Black Cigar “Cigar of the Month January 2015” by Boutique Blend Cigars
The Room 101 Namakubi EC has outstanding construction with a remarkable burn and aroma. With its clean draw and impressive flavor profile, the cigar is very tasty and effortless to … Continue Reading Room 101 Namakubi EC “Cigar of the Month December 2014”