Joya de Nicaragua Cabinetta Serie

Today Brian and I are firing up the Joya de Nicaragua Cabinetta Serie. This cigar has actually been in a limited amount of stores for almost a year, but now seems to be creating some buzz. We were able to procure some samples from Drew Estate, the distributor for Joya de Nicaragua, so after smoking […]


Joya De Nicaragua Antano Dark Corojo

This week I review the newest cigar from Joya De Nicaragua, the Antano Dark Corojo.  This cigar was released at the 2009 IPCPR show and it made to be even more full bodied and powerful than their famed Antano 1970 line.  Its made with 75% Ligero that is actually a special ligero that they make […]


March 2010 Contest

It’s been a while since we’ve had a contest here at Nice Tight Ash, and it’s definitely time to put an end to that! The nice people at Drew Estate are providing a great prize pack.


Press Release: Joya de Nicaragua Cabinetta Serie

Below is the meat and potatoes of a press release from Drew Estate about the Joya de Nicaragua Cabinetta Serie.  I’ve also included a couple pictures that accompanied the press release.  Not only do I think this makes for an interesting read, but I’m also foreshadowing a review that I’ll be doing in the next […]


Joya de Nicaragua Antano 1970

In the early 1970’s Joya de Nicaragua was one of the most popular cigars in the American market. To commemorate this Joya de Nicaragua released the Antano 1970 in 2002. This stick is a Nicaraguan puro and utilizes Criollo tobacco. The Antano is often referred to as a full-bodied cigar with a heavy nicotine kick. […]