Nestor Andrés Plasencia

PCA 2021: Plasencia 1865

For the 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, Plasencia 1865—the distribution company founded by the Plasencia family in 2016—decided to release a cigar blend that…

IPCPR 2019: Plasencia 1865

Two years ago, Plasencia 1865—the distribution company founded by Nestor Andrés Plasencia and his father in 2016—made its IPCPR debut with a splash, releasing two…

Plasencia Unveiling Alma del Fuego at IPCPR 2019

At the upcoming IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, Plasencia 1865 will be unveiling its newest line, Alma del Fuego, which focuses on tobacco grown in…

Plasencia Cigars Creates Davidoff Store Exclusive

Plasencia Cigars has announced the creation of a new collaborative cigar with Davidoff’s retail stores that will hit stores on May 2. The Plasencia for…

Plasencia Adds Canadian Distribution with STG

Plasencia Cigars will be coming to Canada thanks to a new distribution deal with Scandinavian Tobacco Group Canada (STG Canada). “We’re very excited to build…

IPCPR 2018: Plasencia 1865

After coming out strong with two new lines in its debut appearance at the IPCPR Show in 2017—the Alma del Campo and the Plasencia Cosecha 146—Plasencia…

Plasencia Ships Cosecha 146

Plasencia Cigars has announced that it has begun shipping shipping its Cosecha 146. While the company dates back to 1865, 152 years ago, this cigar…

Nicaraguan Tobacco Chamber Announces new Board of Directors

On the heels of the 2017 Puro Sabor Cigar Festival, the Nicaraguan Tobacco Chamber (CNT) has announced the election of its new board of directors…

Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan (2014)

Last year marked the second year of Alec Bradley’s St. Patrick Day themed cigar, the Black Market Filthy Hooligan. The annual limited edition has not been without…

Juan Ignacío Martínez Named New President of Asociación Nicaragüense De Tabacaleros

There’s a new president of the Nicaraguan Association of Tobacco Producers, and it’s the head of one of the companies most closely associated with the country….

Nicaragua’s Puro Sabor Festival Returns for Fourth Year

Nicaragua will once again have a cigar festival. The Asociación Nicaragüense de Tabacaleros (ANT) has formally announced the fourth annual Puro Sabor festival will take place…