E. León Jimenes Tabacalera

Nestor Miranda 70th Dominican

By now, the Nestor Miranda 70th is long sold-out. Released on February 14, 2013, the cigar was made to honor Miami Cigar & Co.’s owner…

Viva Republica Thrice Toro (Preproduction)

Viva Republica’s third release was strong. The Guerrilla Warfare gave Brooks a fight that was memorable, particularly for the small vitola. That’s why when brand…

Ventura Cigar to Add Two New Lines at IPCPR

Ventura Cigar Co. has made it known that they will be releasing two new lines at the IPCPR Convention and Trade Show in July: the…

Viva Republica’s Thrice Coming in the Fall

A year after making his debut on the manufacturing side of the cigar industry, Jason Holly of Viva Republica is prepared to show off his…

La Aurora 107 Maduro Robusto

While the La Aurora 107 blend commemorating the company’s 107th year in business had a fairly straight forward release in 2010, the Maduro version is…

Barry Stein’s KILO to Debut at Chattanooga Tweet-Up

Barry Stein had two dreams for the cigar industry. The first was to work in the industry, which he does as Assistant Director of Marketing…

Merlion Sea Lion (Prerelease)

Last year, the partnership between La Aurora and La Sirena materialized in the form of the Merlion. When the cigar was released at the 2012…

Viva Republica Rapture Maduro Revel (Prerelease)

Back in July, Brooks reviewed a cigar that he came across “tucked inside the La Aurora booth at IPCPR 2012” from a company who had…

Viva Republica Guerrilla Warfare (Prerelease)

Viva Republica is a fairly new brand produced out of La Aurora’s E. León Jimenes Tabacalera factory in the Dominican Republic. Its first release, the Rapture,…

Viva Republica Guerrilla Warfare Slated for April

Jason Holly of Viva Republica will be the latest to enter the small and full market when his latest cigar, Guerrilla Warfare, lands in retailers…

Press Release: Miami Cigar & Company Announces Nestor Miranda 70th Birthday LE

January 7, 2013 (Miami, FL) – For Nestor Miranda’s 70th birthday on Valentine’s Day 2/14/13 the most interesting man in the cigar business is set…