August 28, 2013

Smoke Inn Adds Quesada Oktoberfest to Microblend Series (Update)

Terence Reilly of SAG Imports made it very clear that while the Oktoberfest would not see a new regular production vitola after the Krone, new…

José Blanco Out at Joya de Nicaragua

José Blanco’s time at Joya de Nicaragua will be limited to just two years. A day after announcing a series of new executive positions and…

We Did It Live: IPCPR 2013 In Review

The IPCPR trade show and convention is over. Cigars are arriving in stores now and with a bit of time to aid perspective, a few…

Affinity Corona (Prerelease)

Sindicato Cigars was billed as “a milestone happening in the cigar industry” and a “cigar evolution” that was being led by some of the country’s…

Blessed Leaf Announced, Cigar Coming

Ezra Zion’s Kyle Hoover has his newest project, Blessed Leaf, a non-denominational online faith community for cigar smokers. Hoover—an ordained minister and former pastor—serves as the…

Editor’s Note: Let’s Publish Again

Last Wednesday, I went to log into the site to publish a review and something bad happened, very bad. The back-end of halfwheel began to…