Tabacalera Palma

PCA 2022: La Galera

I was told that La Galera wasn’t going to have any new products at the trade show, but they brought a new vitola called Chiquito Perfecto, which is actually rolled by a guy named Chiquito.

Apostate Cigars Adding Feathered Serpent to Lineup at PCA 2022

Apostate Cigars is adding a fourth brand to is lineup, but the Feathered Serpent is the first release from the company to incorporate a candela wrapper.

La Galera 85th Anniversary (Jochy’s Blend)

Jochy Blanco and his son, José Manuel, blended two different cigars for the La Galera 85th Anniversary release. Both Blancos turned to their fathers for help: Jochy used notes from his father, José Manuel gave Jochy whiskey in exchange for help.

La Galera 85th Anniversary (José Manuel’s Blend)

Released to commemorate the 85th anniversary of Tabacalera Palma—the Dominican factory owned by José “Jochy” Blanco which was founded in 1936—the La Galera 85th Anniversary is made up of two different blends. The first was blended by José Blanco while the other was blended by his son, José Manuel Blanco.

LaMirada Habano Viejo Debuts

The company formerly known as Bahamas Mamas adds a second premium cigar blend from Tabacalera Palma.

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…

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 Arriving at Retailers

Imperial Jade, the newest member of the La Galera brand, has begun arriving at stores both in the United States and around the world, beginning…

Villiger TAA Exclusive 2021

Last year, Villiger Cigars North America introduced its first cigar for the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) Exclusive Series Program. This year, Villiger has another…