NHC Selección Limitada Capa Especial (Prerelease)

In early 2010, Dan Welsh of New Havana Cigars announced that Pete Johnson of Tatuaje was producing a exclusive cigar blend for his store. Named simply the…

IPCPR 2011: E.P. Carrillo

Top to bottom, there’s no competition, it’s E.P. Carrillo. Simply put, there is not a cigar brand that puts out a better portfolio than E.P….

Weekly News (July 25, 2011)

Editor’s Note: For those wanting your IPCPR recap, today is another day a disappointment. Friday will be the day when the “full” IPCPR list along…

Review: Sencillo Black Robusto

Today we will be taking a look at a cigar from the people at Prometheus/God of Fire, the Sencillo Black! A few month back I…

IPCPR 2011: La Aurora and Miami Cigar & Co.

Too much. In a year were many manufacturers made it very clear they were aware of the amount of new releases collectively, Miami Cigar &…

IPCPR 2011: Toraño & Graycliff

I suspect there shall be a lot more grouping of these two companies together in the future, and as far as the trade show was…

IPCPR 2011: La Flor Dominicana

No surprises, I mean… literally no surprises. All of LFD’s newest releases were known a few weeks before, which isn’t exactly the style that Litto…

IPCPR 2011: Cigar Family

Where was Casa Cuba? I apologize to all of the Fuente/Newman employees that had to answer that question. There was more in the Cigar Family…

IPCPR 2011: Quesada

I saw Terence Reilly pretty early into my stay into Vegas. I had a good conversation with one of the key players at Quesada/MATASA/SAG Imports,…

IPCPR 2011: Oliva Cigar Co.

Publicly, the biggest news regarding Oliva and the 2011 IPCPR was the court order that prevented former employee Sam Leccia from attending the trade show….

IPCPR 2011: Drew Estate

Last year’s winner of the large booth award was back and the rumors before the show started was it was going to bigger than ever….