Corona

Archetype Initiation Corona

At the 2016 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, Ventura Cigar Co., best known for its PSyKo SEVEN cigars, decided to branch off—in a big way. While the…

Villa Sombra Mojitos

Just before the 2016 IPCPR Convention and Trade Show, Warped Cigars announced a new Connecticut shade wrapped cigar: Villa Sombra. This is the first Connecticut…

Guáimaro Corona

Esteban Disla might be the most famous cigar factory manager. Disla is a co-owner of the Fabrica de Tabacos NicaSueño S.A. factory, which is best known for…

El Primer Mundo 10th Anniversary Corona

This year marked the 10th year in business for El Primer Mundo, the Atlanta-based company owned by Sean Williams. As you might have guessed, he celebrated…

Liga Privada Year of the Rat

Back in March, Drew Estate made a doubleheader of an announcement that sent fans of the brand into a relative tizzy: first, they would be…

Anastasia Caspia

In June, Robert Caldwell showed off a new collaboration cigar between himself and Ernesto Perez-Carrillo Jr. for the first time. Dubbed Anastasia, the cigar is meant to…

Ivy Lamont

A year ago at the 2015 IPCPR Trade Show and Convention, Viva Republica’s Jason Holly talked about a new cigar he was going to be bringing…

LGL Limited Corona

When Michael Argenti, the former Perdomo executive and co-owner of Berger & Argenti, announced his return to the cigar industry, the news centered largely about…

Regius LE Corona 2015 Winter Edition

Last fall, Regius Cigars announced plans to make a limited edition box-pressed corona vitola as a winter release. While it would be banded with the company’s…

Fuente Fuente OpusX Rosado Oscuro Oro PerfecXion No. 4

Late in November 2015, Arturo Fuente began shipping its third new limited edition of the year to retailers, the Fuente Fuente OpusX Rosado Oscuro Oro,…

Matilde Oscura Corona

After having a long career in the tobacco industry that included a very successful time with Altadis USA, José Seijas retired from the company in…