Tobacconists' Association of America Exclusive Series Program

CLE Signature THT-EKE 03/17 TAA 11/18

For most of the time I have been in the cigar business, there have been two types of Cameroon wrapper. Most of you will be familiar…

E.P. Carrillo TAA 2021

In May 2018, E.P. Carrillo showed off its first ever exclusive blend for the Tobacconist’ Association of America (TAA) during the organization’s annual convention. That year…

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…

Rocky Patel Vintage 2006 San Andreas Bala Ships to TAA Stores

Last week, Rocky Patel Premium Cigars, Inc. began shipping its 2021 Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) release. The Rocky Patel Vintage 2006 San Andreas Bala…

Illusione TAA Exclusive 2021 Begins Shipping

Illusione’s first exclusive release for the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) is shipping to stores today. The Illusione TAA Exclusive 2021 is a 6 3/4…

Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco Edición Americana Ships to TAA Stores

Joya de Nicaragua’s 2021 TAA exclusive is off to stores. The Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco Edición Americana TAA Exclusive is a 6 x 54…

CLE Signature THT-EKE 03/17 Begins Shipping

The latest cigar with a Honduran-grown Cameroon-seed wrapper is off to stores. Earlier today, CLE Cigar Co. began shipping the new CLE Signature THT-EKE 03/17,…

La Palina Ships New Goldies, TAA 2021

A trio of new cigars from La Palina are on their way to retailers, two of which are new vitolas for a popular line, the…

E.P. Carrillo TAA 2021 Arrives at Stores

E.P. Carrillo’s exclusive release for retailers who are members of the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) has begun arriving at stores. The E.P. Carrillo TAA…

Joya de Nicaragua Selección de Torcedor 2019

When it comes to the vast majority of stories and reviews we write about cigars, the cigar in question is the standalone project. Yet in…

The Lost Angel 2021

As a general rule, cigar releases may go through many different iterations before they finally show up on retailer’s shelves: sometimes the packaging has to…