Archive for June, 2012

Smoke Inn Arturo Fuente Solaris Microblend

Smoke Inn has been releasing small batch production cigars from various manufactures, like Padron, My Father and Tatuaje, as exclusives for their stores for the past couple of years.  Each blend as been very well received and are produced in very small batches. The newest release is the Solaris by Arturo Fuente.  The cigar was [...]


Partagas 1845 Corona Extra

Partagas cigars have been around for over a century and a half. Founded in Havana, Cuba in 1845, The company has gone through a few changes. Wether it was the Cuban Embargo, General cigars/Swedish Match merger, or changing factories, Partagas stayed strong in the cigar world both Cuban & non-Cuban. I have enojyed Partagas cigars [...]


Alec Bradley Cigars to Release “American Sungrown Blend”

DANIA, FL – June 15, 2012 – On the heels of last year’s “American Classic Blend” release, Alec Bradley Cigars has announced the release of “American Sungrown Blend,” a fuller-bodied, all-Nicaraguan leaf blend. Priced affordably, the “American Sungrown Blend” offers an extension to the American Classic selection with a little more spice. The cigars will [...]


CAO CIGARS and TWO FOOT FRED to ROCK CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

Nashville, TN—CAO Cigars announces that it will serve as an official partner at the blockbuster CMA Music Festival on June 7-10, 2012 in Nashville. CAO will have a big presence at the event, with two separate locations including a luxury cigar lounge boasting VIP views of the Riverfront daytime stage. Featuring a personal appearance and [...]


2012 Summer Releases for Primer Mundo Cigar Company

  Atlanta, GA — June 6, 2012 Primer Mundo Cigar Company is excited to announce the release of two new cigar lines coming this summer to add to the existing family of El Primer Mundo Cigars.  The first of which is the Clase Reserva, which is the third cigar that EPM is making at El [...]


America’s Top Sommelier Tabs La Aurora Preferidos #2 as Favorite Cigar

  Miami, Florida – June 6th, 2012 – In a recent article in the Sommelier Journal, America’s top wine expert, Alexander LaPratt tabbed the La Aurora Preferidos #2 as his favorite cigar. The article which appears in the May 31st, 2012 issues and spans pages 87-90 breaks down the art of Cigar Service, which many [...]


CAO Last Stick Standing

CAO recently announced an interesting new way to release their next blend. They are letting you decide. CAO began shipping cigar tins to retailers beginning last month with three different blends that could potentially be the next new release for CAO. The cigars feature a C, A and O bands in a triangular tin which [...]


Alec Bradley American Classic Blend

I’ve mentioned before that I’m always looking for great value cigars. So when I saw the Alec Bradley American Classic Blend in my local shop I was anxious to give it a try. With a price tag under five dollars for a toro this cigar definitely fits the bill but would it fit my taste. [...]