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 […]

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 […]

IPCPR – Day 3

I am so exhausted, but in the best way possible.  For 3 days I have been smoking some of the worlds best cigars and talking with some of the best minds in the industry.  At night, I get to go out and unwind and take in the full Las Vegas experience.  Last night after eating […]

Introducing the Awe Inspiring- Inspirado Black from Macanudo

Macanudo Cigars, owned by the General Cigar Company, are one of the best-selling premium cigars in America, and billions of stogie enthusiasts have come to rely on this brand for its steadfast consistency, extraordinary construction, and fabulous taste. Starting with its inception in 1968, and for many years to follow, the brands popularity relied exclusively […]

Cohiba Behike

This year, the cigar world was abuzz with the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Cohiba.  During the XVIII Habanos Festival, Cohiba released two highly exclusive lines to commemorate half of a century of luxury cigar making.  These two cigars will prove to be some of the most expensive and sought after ever created, with […]

E.P.Carrillo Overruns- One Heckuva’ Deal!

When a premium handmade cigar is plucked from the factory-grading table because of a few minor blemishes and color inconsistencies, they are designated to be sold as factory seconds. Every so often, a manufacturer simply makes more top-quality sticks than he can possibly sell, so the surplus is set aside and stored in aging bins […]

The HOT New Fratello Cigars

Since their launch in 2013, Fratello Premium handmade cigars has been named “The Hottest New Cigar Brand” on the market, and has quickly climbed the ranks becoming  one of the fastest growing manufacturers. You would probably think that for a brand to achieve this all-star status in such a short period, a top-name manufacturer under […]