“Smoked Up” No.85

You ever get in one of those “funks” where you don’t want to do too much of anything? Well, that has been my case for the last week or so. I got several projects that I want and need to get done… But just haven’t had the gumption to get them done. I haven’t enjoyed […]


“Smoked Up” No.78

This issue will be on the shorter side. 99% of the news was released last week prior to the IPCPR Trade Show. Also, a dear friend of mine is in a medically induced coma. She is a diabetic and her sugar got too low, too fast. She has shown signs of improvement today, but I am […]


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 […]


Joya de Nicaragua Announces JOYA RED Cigar Line

JOYA RED: Rediscover Joya Estelí – You probably know Joya de Nicaragua as the traditional maker of powerful cigars. Think again! Meet JOYA RED, a new and exciting side of JDN. Some might even call it unexpected. Developed for the modern smoker by the youngest executive team in the industry, together with the most senior […]