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Felipe Gregorio 30 Aniversario Don Felipe XLP

While the Felipe Gregorio brand turned 30 years old in 2020, it wouldn’t be until the spring of 2021 that the company got to celebrate…

Blackbird Macaw

In May 2021, alongside news that Elvis Batista had joined Blackbird Cigar Co. as the company’s new national sales director, the company also announced a…

J. London Gold Series Fat Robusto

I don’t remember exactly who I was having this conversation with recently, but the topic of small cigar brands came up, and not what we…

Oliva Serie V 5 x 54 Box Pressed

There’s likely not much left to be written about Oliva’s Serie V line; having debuted in June 2007, the line has become a staple in…

Viaje WLP Banner / The Hulk

Viaje is one of the most unique cigar companies in business today. Rather than selling a core line of cigars, the company ships out batches…

Nat Sherman Timeless Dominican 555

In 2020, Nat Sherman’s cigar and pipe division was shut down. But because what’s old is new again has been the consistent theme of the cigar business…

Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask Holiday Edition

Limited editions made just for the various holidays throughout the year are not exactly new in the cigar industry, so it is relatively easy to…

Padrón Black No. 200 Natural

Last month, the newest version of the Cigar Rights of America Freedom Sampler began shipping to retailers, although the release was quite a bit more widespread…

Zino Platinum Crown Series Limited Edition 2020

Although the original Zino brand of cigars was created by the legendary Zino Davidoff in 1975, most people are probably more familiar with the most recent…

Camacho Diploma Special Selection

In 2017, Davidoff of Geneva USA brought back one of the most storied labels in Camacho’s history: Diploma. And it did it in style.   …

Viaje Skull and Bones Bruce Banner 56

At some point, Viaje will run out of names for its Skull and Bones releases. But not today. Skull and Bones, which debuted a decade…