Illusione

Termination of Nosotros

This is a bit odd, only because while I was at the Illusione booth at IPCPR, I talked with Dion about Nosotros and the overwhelming…

Illusione Singularé Phantom (2010)

One month ago, it came down the cigar grapevine that Illusione Cigars was releasing its first limited edition cigar, the Singularé Phantom. It is a 6 x…

Illusione ~hl~ (Candela)

About three months ago, Dion Giolito of Illusione posted a few interesting tweets on his Twitter account (@vudu9) that he would be releasing a very limited…

Weekly News (August 16, 2010)

As was expected, New York’s new tobacco tax isn’t working out as well as planned. Just because Habanos lost one lawsuit, doesn’t mean they can’t…

IPCPR 2010: Drew Estate

Without a doubt, Drew Estate had the most talked about booth, if only because of the shoes. There were some new releases worth mentioning: T52…

Weekly News (July 12, 2010)

Interesting news regarding Cuba… Despite reports of cutting sizes, Habanos S.A. is apparently turning better profit margins than last year. The explanation is the rise…

Review: Illusione Epernay Le Matin

For those of you that don’t know. Illusione is releasing some very interesting cigars in the near future (including two new Lanceros with Maduro and…

Illusione ~eccj~ 15th Anniversary

In June of 2008, Illusione released the ~eccj~ 15th in boxes of fifteen to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of European Cigar Cult Journal. It is…

Illusione Cuchillos Cubanos ~47~

When I heard that Dion Giolito was releasing a cigar for under $4 per stick, I had to order a few to try out. The…