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La Flor Dominicana Andalusian Bull Jack Schwartz Importer 100th Anniversary

There are some cigar shops that are specifically branded to be associated with a cigar brand, such as Casa Fuente, the Davidoff of Geneva —…

Viaje Layer Cake

Viaje is well-known for releasing annual editions of its cigars, several of which are centered around holidays, while others get their inspiration from a variety…

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…

Baka Hunter Gatherer

Two years ago, RoMa Craft Tobac formally debuted its Baka line in seven different sizes, including the Baka Hunter Gatherer. Given halfwheel’s approach of generally reviewing new…

Viaje TNT (2021)

There are few cigar companies that have an archive of past releases as large as Viaje, something that’s pretty remarkable considering the company has been…

Illusione MC Slam 2 Redux

In 2014, Illusione Cigars released its first creation carrying the white on blue Cigars Privé branding, which translates into private cigars from French. Named MC Slam—the MC…

Macanudo Inspirado Brazilian Shade Toro

Connecticut shade-wrapped blends are not exactly rare in the world of cigars; in fact, the wrapper is currently being grown in most of of the major…

Kristoff 685 Woodlawn Box Press Toro TAA 2021

In May 2013, Kristoff released the first vitola in a new limited edition that was initially sold exclusively to members of the Tobacconists’ Association of…

Viaje Skull and Bones The Punisher

First came The Hulk, followed by Bruce Banner, then Johnny Blaze, Ghost Rider and Mephisto. No, these were not the members of a new Marvel…

Liga Privada Year of the Ox

For good reason, there has been a lot of talk about the past year and a half, and how 2020 and potentially 2021 will be…

Trinidad Espiritu Series No. 2 Toro

In 2019, Altadis U.S.A. announced the first blend in a brand new three-part series to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Trinidad brand, each of…