Archive for June, 2014

Roberto P. Duran Cigar Brand To Be Introduced At 2014 IPCPR

(Miami, Florida) June 30, 2014— Roberto P. Duran Premium Cigars, after a successful 2013 launch with the Azan Line of cigars is ready to come into the 2014 IPCPR with a new super-premium blend: The Roberto P. Duran Cigar Brand.   Roberto Pelayo Duran introduced the Azan line of Cigars at the 2013 IPCPR which […]


“Smoked Up” No.74

Happy Birthday to me!! Today is my birthday and I have been enjoying some good beer, a few fine cigars and one of the best roast beef and gravy poboys I’ve ever ate. Not much else going on, no local cigar events or happenings going on. There is a new tobacco store that recently got […]


Felipe Gregorio To Release 2014 “Power”

POWER 2014 Release July 2014 IPCPR Power cigars are released every 7 years, the 2000 Crop, 2007 Collection received a 92 rating in Cigar Aficionado and was voted by the magazine as one of the Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2007. Made from Pelo de Oro (Golden Hair) Cuban Ancestral Seeds, grown in the […]


Emilio Draig Cayuquero Lancero News

Newark, DE June 24, 2014   Gary Griffith of Emilio Cigars announced this morning that the limited edition Emilio Cigars Draig Cayuquero lanceros will begin shipping on June 25, in honor of his 60th birthday. Only 100 boxes of 10 cigars were produced in this extremely limited run of cigars.   The Draig Cayuquero uses […]


BUENA VISTA CIGARS MAKES ITS MUCH AWAITED RETURN TO THE U.S. MARKET

(Miami, Florida) June 19, 2014— M.G.M. Cigars proudly announces the return of the Buena Vista Cigar brand of premium cigars to the United States. In 2011 Buena Vista Cigars made a brief appearance in the U.S. scene with tons of internet buzz and rave reviews from cigar media. M.G.M. Cigars has now brought back to […]


Drew Estate Announces Kentucky Fire Cured – Flying Pig

Miami, FL – Drew Estate announced today the release of the Flying Pig vitola in their Kentucky Fire Cured blend. The Kentucky Fire Cured Flying Pig (KFCFP) will make its debut at a private event, featuring Drew Estate co-­‐founder Jonathan Drew, with Oxmoor Smoke Shoppe in Louisville, Kentucky. The cigar will receive a nationwide release […]


“Smoked Up” No.73

We made it past another Friday the 13th and the rare “Strawberry Moon”. On Friday, I hung out with my friend at the tattoo gallery she was working at. I ended up getting another tattoo, but nothing major. This time it was a rabbit’s foot with a “13”. I call it my “unlucky rabbit’s foot.” I […]


CAO Cigars and Flying Dog Brewery Release Exclusive Pairing Pack

For craft beer enthusiasts who want to drink their beer and smoke it too, Flying Dog and CAO Cigars have partnered to pair four world-class cigars with the brewery’s most iconic beers. “Cigars are most often paired with brown spirits. Since we’re not fans of being conventional, we’re shaking things up by bringing craft beer […]


“Smoked Up” No.72

I know one thing, it is getting hot in south Mississippi! I can see my cigar choosings getting smaller in size and my pool time getting longer. The nights are in the low to mid 80s, no breeze and high humidity. So, every occasion I get to smoke indoors I am! One occasion this week […]


Joya de Nicaragua Changes Red “Cardinal” to “CAÑONAZO”

Due to a conflict with the name “Cardinal”, Joya de Nicaragua have changed the vitola name to “CAÑONAZO”. The final size lineup for Joya Red will be Sizes: Short Churchill – 4 ¾ x 48 Robusto – 5 ¼ x 50 Toro – 6 x 52 Cañonazo – 5 ½ x 54 View Full Press […]