Oveja Negra Brands

PCA 2021: Emilio

Emilio Cigars has its corner in the Oveja Nega Brands booth, which makes sense if you are familiar with the brand since they are produced…

PCA 2021: Black Label Trading Co.

For all the booth changes I’m seeing at the show this year, Black Label Trading Co. is one of the few that’s stayed the same….

Black Works Studio Hyena Lonsdale

A term that has come into my vocabulary as of late is inflection point, that spot where the trend bends and changes direction. It’s come…

Black Works Studio Hyena Shipping Next Month

Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) has announced its newest cigar—Hyena—will begin shipping to stores next month. It’s yet another cigar that will follow a recent…

Oveja Negra Brands Adds Distribution for Belgium & Luxembourg

Oveja Negra Brands—the parent company of Black Label Trading Co. and Black Works Studio—has announced that it has added distribution for Belgium and Luxembourg via…

Emilio Limited Edition LJZ Robusto

Whenever I hear the name Emilio, the image of a cigar with a pair of cat eyes on it immediately comes to mind. That cigar,…

Dissident Rave

Last year was a big year for Black Label Trading Co. and its associated brands and factory. We finally got answers to the questions of…

Emilio Limited Edition LJZ Debuting This Month

The new-look Emilio brand will get its second limited release later this month. Black Label Trading Co.—which is now responsible for the production, marketing and…

Black Works Studio Killer Bee The Swarm

The last time I reviewed a bee-themed cigar from Black Works Studio (BLK WKS), I started the review wondering what the point of Black Label…

Black Works Studio Releasing Killer Bee The Swarm

Black Works Studio has announced that it will begin shipping a new cigar called Killer Bee The Swarm. The 5 x 46 corona is highlighted…

Emilio AF2 Corona (2019)

Earlier this year, L.J. Zucca announced that Black Label Trading Co. would be effectively taking over the Emilio brand. Fabrica Oveja Negra—the factory that is…