Archive for May, 2014

“Smoked Up” No.70

Of all the weeks of the spring, I think these last two cuts the cake as being the busiest. I rounded up the men and we got together bright and early last Saturday to erect the mother of all swing set/play houses. My daughter just turned three , loves the outdoors and really enjoys going […]

Drew Estate Undercrown “Dogma”

Drew Estate Cigars has released a plethora of new cigars recently. From the Nica Rustica, Kentucky Fire Cured or others, they are producing some great smokes these days. The Dogma is a limited production cigar that was made for the Cigar Dojo Community. It is sold exclusively at Smoke Inn in bundles of 10. I have had this cigar since […]


May 23, 2014 (Miami, FL) – Moya Ruiz Cigars is proud to announce that the highly anticipated La Jugada Nunchuck will debut in July at the 2014 IPCPR in Las Vegas, Nevada. Coming off last year’s successful debut of the medium-bodied Habano, Moya Ruiz plans on adding a limited edition full-bodied Nicaraguan puro to their […]

Drew Estate Names Willy Herrera as “Master Blender”

Miami, FL, May 15, 2014:  Drew Estate announced today that Willy Herrera will become the “Master Blender” of Drew Estate, effective immediately. Herrera was originally recruited by Drew Estate to create a signature brand illustrating his Cuban heritage and “Cubanesque” blending style. After working with him over the past three years in Nicaragua, Drew Estate […]

“Smoked Up” No.69

Up until today, the weather has been great. The birds are singing, bees are buzzing flowers are blooming and I am smoking cigars! Today, has been pretty dreary with rain in the morning and 90+% humidity the rest of the day. It did put a hindering on my cigar plans as I was going to write […]

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Ezra Zion Tantrum

Ezra Zion has been in the cigar biz for a decent amount of time and has had some pretty good hits. They are a boutique brand of cigars with a handful of cigars with all different flavor profiles. With that being said, there is more than likely an Ezra Zion cigar that would meet your […]

“Smoked Up” No.68

I think I may have gotten a few too many coals in the fire this past week. My friend Joe and I are working on coming up with some metallurgy ideas. We want to build each a small metal forge to make rings, bracelets, knives etc… We were planning on taking it slow, but I slipped […]


Nathan McIntyre, House of Emilio National Sales Director announced Thursday that Cigar Station, Spring Hill, TN will be joining the House of Emilio  Master Retailer program. “Chuck Horvath’s store is dedicated to the boutique cigar industry.” McIntyre stated. “He has  done a masterful job of building a business with boutiques in a small  community. He […]

Drew Estate Announces Exclusive Distributorship of Tsuge Pipe Company

Miami, FL, May 2, 2014:  Drew Estate and Tsuge Pipe Company Ltd. have announced a new strategic alliance between the two companies with news that Drew Estate will become the exclusive distributor of Tsuge in the United States and Canada. Drew Estate will begin selling the Tsuge line at the 2014 IPCPR show in Las […]

General Cigar Presents 1907 by Dunhill

  GENERAL CIGAR PRESENTS 1907 BY DUNHILL Four New Super Premium Sizes to Make Worldwide Debut   General Cigar announces the world premiere of 1907 by Dunhill®, a medium-bodied, four-cigar collection that will be available at fine cigar shops nationwide, and at premium tobacconists worldwide, beginning in May. 1907 by Dunhill marks the first full-time […]