José "Jochy" Blanco

Procigar 2022: Day 2

Thursday of the Procigar Festival more or less starts the same as Wednesday, and so at 8:40ish I headed down to join my bus for…

La Galera Imperial Jade Robusto

We certainly pay attention to trends in the cigar industry on this website, everything from different cities and states introducing similar legislation to how cigars…

La Galera 85th Anniversary Arriving at Retailers

After a delay of several months, the La Galera 85th Anniversary has begun arriving at retailers. The line celebrates the 85th anniversary of Tabacalera Palma…

New Limited Cigar Association Releases Coming from Kafie, AJ Fernandez and Tabacalera Palma

The Limited Cigar Association (LCA) has announced its upcoming releases, a trio of cigars that will be arriving on store shelves in the next week…

Apostate Cigars Announces Launch, Debuting with Three Lines

A pair of retailers from Salt Lake City are getting into the cigar manufacturing business, as Kendrick Woolstenhulme and Brandon Oveson of Beehive Cigars have…

La Galera Imperial Jade Debuting at PCA 2021

For the newest addition to the La Galera portfolio, Jose “Jochy” Blanco is offering a Cameroon-wrapped cigar called Imperial Jade that will make its debut…

La Galera Celebrates 85 Years with New Cigars

Tabacalera Palma, the Dominican factory owned by José “Jochy” Blanco, is celebrating its 85th anniversary this year, which means new cigars being released under the…

Cigabon by Jochy Blanco Debuts at LCA Retailers on Friday

On Fri., Feb. 5, retail members of the Limited Cigar Association will begin offering the organization’s newest exclusive release, Cigabon by Jochy Blanco. The cigar…

Indianhead Cigars Set to Release Team Meerkat

Indianhead Cigars is set to release Team Meerkat, the third and final new and limited line of cigars it previewed earlier this year in The…

Indianhead Cigars Announces Seek & Select

A new limited edition release from Indianhead Cigars and the vaults of Tabacalera Palma will be hitting store shelves in the coming days, as the…

Indianhead Cigars Releasing Palindrome on June 15

After releasing The Black Bag Job in the middle of May 2020, Indianhead Cigars is digging deeper into the vaults at Tabacalera Palma for Palindrome,…