April 19, 2016

Room101 The Big Payback Connecticut Chavala

In 2014, Room101 announced a regular release cigar called The Big Payback. The idea was that brand owner Matt Booth wanted to give back to…

Mombacho Miami Becomes Serious Cigars Exclusive

You’ve likely heard of Mombacho, but probably not this Mombacho. As has been mentioned in nearly every post on this website regarding Mombacho Cigars S.A.,…

Cigar Exemption, FDA Predicate Date Change Approved by Appropriations Committee (Update)

Cigar smokers got two wins at today’s meeting of the House of Representations Committee on Appropriations. The committee met for a markup meeting, a process…

Essex, Mass. Raises Tobacco Purchase Age, Passes Additional Tobacco Regulations

A number of new regulations regarding the sale of tobacco products will go into effect this summer in Essex, Mass., as the town’s board of…

Padilla Connecticut Slated for IPCPR 2016

What comes after the Padilla Corojo, Criollo and San Andrés; the new Padilla Connecticut. Ernesto Padilla told halfwheel that he will add the Connecticut as the fourth blend…