On today’s live show, Brooks Whittington and Charlie Minato will talk about the five cigars they are most looking forward to smoke at the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show.


Drew Estate is the sponsor of halfwheel’s pre-show coverage of the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show. Leave a comment on Facebook and you will be entered to win one of the custom Subculture Studios items from this year’s trade show. We don’t know what the item is yet, so at the moment it’s a mystery.


  • Leave a comment on the Facebook Page stream of this video to enter to win. One commenter will be picked at random.
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Davidoff is the official sponsor of halfwheel's coverage of the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show.
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Charlie Minato

I am an editor and co-founder of halfwheel.com/Rueda Media, LLC. I previously co-founded and published TheCigarFeed, one of the two predecessors of halfwheel. I handle the editing of our written content, the majority of the technical aspects of the site and work with the rest of our staff on content management, business development and more. I’ve lived in most corners of the country and now entering my second stint in Dallas, Texas. I enjoy boxing, headphones, the Le Mans 24-hour, wearing sweatshirts year-round and gyros. echte liebe.