The Exciting New Hoyo La Amistad by AJ Fernandez

The new Hoyo La Amistad by AJ Fernandez brand is a joint venture between the famous General Cigar Company and a man known for producing some of the very best tasting, and most highly sought after blends in the boutique industry— AJ Fernandez. Expertly rolled in AJ’s renowned Tabacalera Fernandez factory in Nicaragua, this splendid […]

US ban on Cuban Cigars comes to an end!

For centuries, premium handmade Cuban cigars have been considered the best in the world due to having the perfect environment for growing cigar tobacco, impeccable craftsmanship, and the intense, earthy flavors that the smoke provides. These top-quality sticks, although costly, were easily obtainable in the States up until 1962 when the US embargo against Cuba […]

Coming In December !

For all of you folks struggling through this stressful Presidential campaign season, JR Cigar has a “HUGE” announcement to make that will surely to cheer you up! Coming in December 2016, a legendary brand and two gigantic industry titans will be teaming to bring you one of the best premium handmade cigars ever made. That’s […]

The Amazing Macassar Cigar from Cohiba !

Introducing Macassar, an exciting new release from the famous Cohiba Company. This ultra-premium masterpiece, handmade in the Dominican Republic by General Cigar, draws its name from the rare wood that is exquisite but difficult to procure. Just as rare are the top-quality tobaccos used in a one-of-a kind recipe that includes a six-year old Connecticut […]

Pilotico Pepe Mendez –A New Gem from Montecristo!

Introducing Montecristo Pilotico Pepe Mendez, the latest premium handmade cigar from a legendary brand that certainly needs no formal introduction. The story began when Altadis U.S.A. introduced a rare strain of Dominican tobacco called Pilotico that they unveiled for the much anticipated limited-edition release— Montecristo 80th Anniversary. This celebratory stick received such an avalanche of […]

A HOT New Cigar from the Famous PDR Company!

A top contender in the premium small batch market, the famous PDR Cigar Company has been cranking out one great blend after another. With master blender Abe Flores at the helm, this should come as no surprise, because using the very best Central American tobaccos; this man can whip up an astounding stick. For his […]

A Very Different Cigar from Macanudo

The famous General Cigar Company has really outdone themselves with their latest release – the Macanudo Mao 2016. Waxing nostalgic, they have tapped into their vintage seed vault to reawaken a tobacco varietal found in the original Macanudo blend when the brand debuted in the 1960s. They planted this seed mixed with another strain in […]

So, What is an “Entubar” Style Cigar?

The oldest, most labor intensive, but best method for “bunching” cigars is the “entubar” method. This process involves rolling up to eight separate tubes of filler tobacco each forming a separate channel for smoke to pass through. Then, these tubes, which resemble swizzle sticks, are tightly rolled within the binder and wrapper. The creation of […]