Oliva Serie V Edición Europa 2010

For those of you that don’t know, in September of 2010, the Oliva Cigar Company officially released their first ever European Limited Edition cigar. Dubbed…

Cain Daytona, Cain F Lancero & STUDIO TOBAC

Only a few days after Sam Leccia’s departure, STUDIO TOBAC has already announced their newest project, the Cain Daytona. It’s been in the works/rumored for…

Weekly News (November 8, 2010)

The big news this week, the story I broke on Thursday, Sam Leccia will be leaving Oliva Cigar Co. at the end of this year….

Tatuaje Barclay Rex 100th Anniversary (Prerelease)

The next Tatuaje Exclusive Series will celebrate the 100th anniversary of a New York City store, Barclay Rex. There are lots of famous cigar stores…

Arturo Fuente Destino Al Siglo 13

Today we will be looking at quite a rare cigar, the Arturo Fuente Destino Al Siglo 13. This cigar and blend was created to celebrate…

Sam Leccia Leaving Oliva

Hearing from a few sources that Sam Leccia will be out at Oliva Cigar Co. Still waiting on official word from Oliva, but it sounds…

Liga Privada JD4 (Preproduction)

About 6 months ago, there were sightings and mentions of a new preproduction blend that the guys over at Drew Estate were handing out to specific people. Dubbed the “JD4”, it is a 6 x 52ish cigar that uses the same stalk-cut wrapper (and shares quite a bit of the same characteristics) as the much loved T52 blend.

Editorial: A Thank You

Before you read this next post, you should understand I try my best. I try my best to find flavor nuances, I try my best…

Weekly News (November 1, 2010)

Hope everyone enjoyed their Halloween weekends. Instead of candy, I had Padrón weekend. The annual release of the Oliva Serie V Maduro hit stores this…

Trademarks 2010

Don’t worry Frank Herrera… I’m not going to become a trademark attorney anytime soon. I did however get bored last night (4 AMish) and decided…

Arturo Fuente Añejo No.77 Sand Shark

The Arturo Fuente Shark vitola of cigars is one of the most recognizable sizes of cigars on the planet. It is a round to square shape, with…