June 21, 2022

Dapper Renaming El Borracho Lines; Adding Box-Pressed Belicoso at PCA 2022

Dapper’s El Borracho lines will now be known as El Borracho Broadleaf and El Borracho San Andres. In addition, both are getting a new box-pressed belicoso vitola.

OMB Says NPRM on Nicotine Limits Coming in May 2023 (Update)

According to one White House agency, we should get a first look at how FDA plans on creating nicotine limits for cigarettes next year. As of now, it remains unclear whether this would affect premium cigars.

Founders Cigar Co. Adding Hamilton Candela to Lineup at PCA 2022

Founders Cigar Co. will be releasing the Hamilton Candela, which is—somewhat predictably—a candela-wrapped blend named after U.S. founding father Alexander Hamilton.

Fratello Creates Double-Capped Cigar as PCA 2022 Exclusive

The VICEVERSA is capped on both ends. Depending on which end you cut, Fratello says the cigar will start off with a very different flavor profile.

Ferio Tego Elegancia, Generoso Returning for 2022

Ferio Tego’s two limited eponymous limited editions will return to shelves later this month. The blends are very similar, but not identical, to the debut 2021 releases.