Black Label Trading Company

Black Label Trading Co. Memento Mori Corona

Cigars are named after many different things, perhaps no cigar has a more powerful name than Memento Mori.

Black Works Studio Intergalactic Corona Larga

Black Works Studio, which is part of the Black Label Trading Co. portfolio, turns to the stars for its first release of 2022, the Intergalactic.

Black Works Studio Green Hornet Lancero

Cigar manufactures have used all sorts of different inspirations when choosing the names, vitolas and packaging of their creations: from classical literature to popular fictional…

Black Works Studio Killer Bee Perfecto

If I had to make a list of memorable products from the 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, Black Works Studio’s The Hive would be…

Black Works Studio Hyena Lonsdale

A term that has come into my vocabulary as of late is inflection point, that spot where the trend bends and changes direction. It’s come…

Black Label Trading Co. Super Deluxe Lancero

Routine is part of life, whether it’s when you get up, how you get to work—at least in the days when people commuted to work—or…

Black Works Studio Killer Bee The Swarm

The last time I reviewed a bee-themed cigar from Black Works Studio (BLK WKS), I started the review wondering what the point of Black Label…

Black Label Trading Co. Deliverance Nocturne Tall Salomon (2020)

In 2015, Black Label Trading Co. showed off a brand new blend at its IPCPR Convention & Trade Show booth that would become a popular annual…

Emilio AF2 Corona (2019)

Earlier this year, L.J. Zucca announced that Black Label Trading Co. would be effectively taking over the Emilio brand. Fabrica Oveja Negra—the factory that is…

Black Label Trading Co. Deliverance Porcelain Corona Gorda

When discussing brands, factories and blenders, it’s fairly common to have the phrase “signature style” brought up about their cigars. Some are known for strength,…

Black Works Studio Killer Bee Connecticut

When Black Label Trading Co.’s founders announced Black Works Studio—also known as BLK WKS—I wasn’t really sure what the point was. Why have a separate…