July 15, 2021

PCA 2021: Arturo Fuente

Covering the Arturo Fuente booth at a trade show requires an intimate knowledge of the company’s products because if you don’t know what’s new, the…

PCA 2021: Integra Boost

I’ve known about Desiccare’s Integra Boost brand for years, but it’s only become a common name in the cigar industry in the last couple of…

PCA 2021: Cigar in the Bottle

Once again, “Forbidden Johnny” Soyak is back with his creation, Cigar in the Bottle, along with a brand new accolade to add to his cap….

PCA 2021: Plasencia 1865

For the 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, Plasencia 1865—the distribution company founded by the Plasencia family in 2016—decided to release a cigar blend that…

PCA 2021: Manny Iriarte Enterprises

This is hardly Manny Iriarte’s first trade show. He’s been a fixture in the Arturo Fuente booth for as long as I can remember. The…

PCA 2021: Brigham

While Brigham is better known for its pipes and pipe accessories, the company has dabbled in cigar accessories over the years, notably with cigar cases…

PCA 2021: MLB Cigar Ventures

You might have read a few posts with this sentence so far: MLB Cigar Ventures is another one of the companies that has signed on…

PCA 2021: Patoro

Like seemingly most Europeans who planned on attending the 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, Dr. Pablo Richard ran into difficulty getting the proper approval…

PCA 2021: E.P. Carrillo

While there is nothing as extravagant as the 10 Year Anniversary Box the company released at the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, E.P. Carrillo…