Espinosa Maduro Robusto

Following the success of the Espinosa line of new cigars released in 2012 comes the Espinosa Maduro. I have found a liking of most anything Erik Espinosa makes from the EO 601 series, Murcielago, La Zona and the La Jugada (made for Moya Ruiz Cigars). They all have distinct flavor profiles, but all have a good […]

“Smoked Up” No.16

This week’s “Smoked Up” is extremely light. I haven’t been fealing all that great this week. My tastebuds are off, so it was tough to enjoy a cigar. The latter part of last week was sort of hetctic at the abode with my daughter in and out of being sick, so I spent a lot […]

Espinosa Drops the F-Bomb!

Espinosa Cigars (the maker of my Cigar of the Year) announced they are dropping the F-Bomb! No, not THAT F-Bomb, a new size to their La Bomba line of cigars. The F-Bomb is a massive 7×70 size that has been added to their already popular “La Bomba” line.


Hialeah Gardens, Florida (April 9, 2013) – Espinosa Premium Cigars is proud to announce the release of the long anticipated Espinosa Maduro. Coming off last year’s successful debut of the medium bodied Espinosa Habano, the Espinosa Maduro will be wrapped in a beautiful, smoothly textured, dark chocolate Mexican Maduro wrapper. Within this triple capped cigar […]

Contest: Win a 5pk of my COTY

I did a contest before I announced my 2012 Cigars of the Year (COTY) to guess my cigar of the year. No body correctly guessed, it was the Espinosa La Zona Connecticut Robusto. Since I didn’t have a winner, I am going to do an easier contest to have a guaranteed winner. This will be a […]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     ESPINOSA PREMIUM CIGARS PRESENTS THE 601 LA BOMBA CHALLENGE Miami, Florida (January 9, 2013) – Can you handle the STRONGEST cigar around? Think so? Well take the 601 La Bomba Challenge today! Espinosa Premium Cigars announces the promotion for the 601 La Bomba Challenge, where cigar enthusiasts take a BEFORE […]

“Smoked Up” No.1

Its a new year and I am going to try out a few ideas this year. I did a small editorial on Trends of 2012 and will do a few more articles as time passes of things on my mind in the cigar world. Another new (to me) thing I am going to try is […]

Espinosa La Zona Connecticut Robusto

If you have been around cigars for a few years or so, you have surely heard of such brands as 601, Murcielago or Cubao. Well, one of the men behind these brands, Erik Espinosa, has started his own cigar company and purchased his own factory in Esteli, Nicaragua. One of the first lines from the factory […]