Las Cumbres Tabaco Adding Line Extensions to Senorial Maduro and Freyja

Las Cumbres Tabaco is adding box-pressed line extensions to the company’s highly popular Senorial Maduro Natural and Freyja lines. Keeping with the Nordic theme of Freyja, brand creater Emma Viktorsson named the new vitola after Thor’s hammer, Mjölnir (pronounced me-YUL-nir, with the r rolled at the end). “My idea for a box press for Freyja was to add a larger size to her original line, which I had kept at ring gauges on the smaller side,” explained Viktorsson. “I did not want to simply add a round size, I wanted…

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The Importance of Toasting a Cigar before Lighting

Lighting a cigar is the most important step to ensuring that your cigar burns correctly from start to finish. The cigar could have been rolled perfectly in the factory, but because of user error, all the hard work of the torcedores is wasted and your cigar could canoe, tunnel or burn unevenly. If you have already lit your cigar and it isn’t burning correctly, don’t be too quick to blame the brand or roller. It may not be poor construction. More times than not, it is user error. First assess…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Vicki from Washington

Meet Vicki Manry, a sizzlin’ 33-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Mount Vernon, Washington. This buxom babe is quite the social butterfly who loves to smoke cigars and ride her 2001 Harley Davidson Dyna Low Rider. Her persona runs from mild to wild and she loves every minute of it. “I’m definitely a mix of every personality from biker to business, country to city and sexy to mellow, and I enjoy all of it,” expressed Vicki. Vicki has been smoking premium cigars for the past two years; however, her maiden voyage into…

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DANIEL MARSHALL AND RANALD MACDONALD HOST INAUGURAL CIGAR AND WHISKY TASTING EVENT IN CUBA

Daniel Marshall Cigars and Ranald Macdonald of London’s Boisdale Restaurant Group bring some of Nicaragua’s best Cigars and Scotland’s finest whisky to historic first-time tasting in Cuba Los Angeles, Calif. (June 7, 2016) – It was a memorable moment to be in the Salon Taganana, Hotel Nacional de Cuba with all the history, enjoying Daniel Marshall Red Label Cigars and rare Glenfiddich Whisky. The star-studded list of 55 cigar and whisky industry notables from around the globe, Hong Kong to Qatar, included the British Ambassador to Cuba, Tim Cole; Jemma…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Jennifer from New Jersey

Meet Jennifer Monge, a sizzlin’ 40-year-old separated mother of two from Newark, NJ. Jennifer is a stunning sister-of-the-leaf (#stol) who is more than just a beautiful face pinned to the wall of a testosterone filled cigar lounge. Instead, she is the beaming figure attracting attention from behind smoke clouds and conversation. Her audience ogles her confidence and class. Jennifer, who works for Chanel as a licensed US customs broker, has been smoking cigars for the past five years. It was a fascination that introduced her to the enchanted world. Today,…

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Global Premium Cigars (1502 by Enrique Sanchez) Files Lawsuit against FDA

On June 1st, we filed a lawsuit against the FDA for the unlawful Deeming Regulations effect on small businesses. View Lawsuit When I joined this beautiful industry, I promised myself that I would do what ever was necessary to make the cigar industry better, and leave a legacy for my kids to carry on in life. Today, that dream is in jeopardy due to the FDA’s Deeming Regulations, and I feel I have the obligation to protect our industry, lifestyle, consumers, clients, friends, and our family from these terrible threats.…

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Drew Estate Launches Drew Diplomat App

Today, Drew Estate announced the launch of their long awaited Drew Diplomat app, which is now available in the App Store for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod Touch® and on Google Play™ for Android™. Daily breaking news from Drew Estate, Joya de Nicaragua, Royal Agio, Debonaire House, & Tsuge Earn points every time you check in a cigar, refer a friend, check in to Drew Estate events, and more Earn unique badges as you take your journey with Drew Estate ENTER YOUR POINTS FOR A CHANCE TO WIN ONE OF A KIND…

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