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IPCPR 2017: Daniel Marshall

Daniel Marshall was back with his extravagant humidors this year, but the new one that he was showing off was a little more subdued. Marshall…

J. Fuego Adds Connoisseur, Drops 777 Maduro

Jesus Fuego of J. Fuego Cigar Co. recently shot a video with Brandon Puckett of Cigar King in Scottsdale, Ariz., and announced several bits of…

IPCPR 2012: General Cigar Co.

For General Cigar Co., IPCPR 2012 was about FOUNDRY and FOUNDRY. Or so was the case outside of the large booth of the company that…

Press Release: Don Sixto By Plasencia

Introducing Don Sixto by Plasencia, a new collection developed by the Plasencia Group. Don Sixto will be marketed and distributed exclusively by General Cigar, marking…

News: Daniel Marshall Set to Release Cigar in Gold

Famed humidor maker Daniel Marshall is set to release a special version of his DM2 Gold line, wrapped in gold. Next week, Marshall will begin…

Mayorga Torpedo

Mayorga is perhaps the definition of a boom brand. Introduced in 1995, in debt from day one, sold to a major company by 2001. Mayorga…

Weekly News (November 28, 2011)

Editor’s Note: The first story in the news this week is surrounding a new Rocky Patel, and it’s a bit controversial. I explain the details…

Review: Humo Jaguar Robusto

Today we will be taking a look at a cigar from Nestor Plasencia and the distributors at Miami Cigar & Co., the Humo Jaguar! This…

Review: XIKAR HC Series Habano Colorado Salomon Limitado (Prerelease)

Today we will be taking a look at one of the larger cigars introduced at this years IPCPR, the XIKAR HC Series Salomon Limitado! XIKAR…

IPCPR 2011: La Aurora and Miami Cigar & Co.

Too much. In a year were many manufacturers made it very clear they were aware of the amount of new releases collectively, Miami Cigar &…

IPCPR 2011: Quesada

I saw Terence Reilly pretty early into my stay into Vegas. I had a good conversation with one of the key players at Quesada/MATASA/SAG Imports,…