Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Carrie from Las Vegas

Meet Carrie, a sizzlin’ 44-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Las Vegas. Born and raised in Canada, this devilish dame smokes cigars a couple of times a week; however, that number escalates when she is on vacation. “I smoke daily when on the road and a couple of times a week when at home,” Carrie revealed. “We mostly smoke in our backyard or at our local B&M, En Fuego.” Carrie started smoking cigars about three years ago because she has clients who smoke and was regularly invited to events to join them.…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Cecile from Houston, TX

Meet Cecile Maiko, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Houston, Texas. Cecile, most commonly known on social media as @Cigaress, works in the oil/gas/petrochemical industry full-time, but has spent the past 10 years working part-time as a hostess/tobacconista at Smoke Ring cigar lounge in Sugar Land, Texas. “I’ve had a passion for the leaf for 10 years, since I started working at the Smoke Ring in March of 2007,” said Cecile. Cecile usually smokes on the weekends but has known to spoil herself on occasion during the week after work. Her…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Kay Elle from New York

Meet Kay Elle, a sizzlin’ 34-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Long Island, NY. Kay is a dazzling dame with beautiful, illuminating eyes and an unyielding love affair with cigars. She has fallen head-over-heals in love with cigars ever since her foray into the enchanted world just two years ago. “I tried my first cigar two years ago, a Papas Fritas by Drew estate. I enjoyed it much more than I thought it would,” expressed Kay. “Not just the flavor and smoking in itself, but the relaxation that comes along with it.” Kay…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Yanira form New Jersey

Meet Yanira, a sizzlin’ 42-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from New Jersey. Yanira was born in Santo Domingo on the Dominican Republic and has been smoking cigars socially since the 1990s. “I smoke twice monthly or every other weekend,” said Yanira. With more than twenty years of experience smoking cigars, this Dominican heartthrob’s palate has become well refined. She enjoys some of the industry’s finest sticks. “My favorite cigars are Arturo Fuente and Cohiba because I enjoy the taste,” revealed Yanira. “I also enjoy Romeo and Juliet cigars as well.” There is no…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Karina from New Jersey

Meet Karina Rua, a sizzlin’ 40-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from New Jersey. Born in the Dominican Republic, this smokin’ beauty is a perinatal sonographer who smokes cigars about once or twice a week. “I took an interest in cigars about 3 years ago through my sister and her husband,” Karina revealed, “I had tried for fun in my younger years but never really took to it. But I tried a full body Cuban and realized what I had been missing.” This gorgeous Dominican dame has grown so fond of cigars that…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Drida from North Carolina

Meet Drida, a 40-year-old sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf from Charlotte, North Carolina. Originally from Southern California, Drida is a human resources professional who spends her free time traveling, modeling, shooting at the range and smoking cigars. “I don’t smoke daily but I average about five cigars a week,” she said. This smokin’ beauty began smoking cigars when a friend, who owns a cigar lounge in Maryland, gave her her first cigar, an Acid Blondie. “I was not a smoker of any kind prior to this introduction so I was somewhat hesitant,” Drida…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Deana from Maryland

Meet Deana, a sizzlin’ 44-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Baltimore, Maryland. Deana is an avid lover of the arts who fell in love with the leaf more than 10 years ago. “I first tried a cigar 10 years ago in Miami while on vacation,” she revealed. “I fell in love with them and now smoke two to three times a week.” This smokin’ beauty’s adoration for cigars has grown so fondly that she has built a cigar lounge and wine cellar in her home. “I love cigars and wine so much…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Sophia from England, UK

Meet Sophia Coningsby, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Devon in the Southwest of England, UK.   Sophia is a very interesting woman with many talents. She is a very beautiful country gal who enjoys her town’s rural pursuits while enjoying a fine cigar. “I’ve smoked cigars since 2000.  It’s funny because I used to smoke cigarettes and then gave up,” she explained.  “And, even though I’d never smoked a cigar before, I bought some and that was that, love at first puff!” Sophia doesn’t consider herself a “cigar snob”, but…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Courtnie of Georgia

Meet Courtnie Boykin, a 41-year-old sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from the River City of Memphis, Tennessee. Since transplanting the Atlanta, Georgia, this Southern Belle has fallen head –over-heals in love with cigars. “I began smoking nearly six years ago on a sunny beach in Panama City, Florida,” revealed Courtnie. “My very first stick was a Tabak Café con Leche, and that remains a favorite to this day.” Courtnie has developed a deep admiration for the leaf ever since that fateful day in sunny Florida. She has become a daily cigar smoker…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Maria from Canada

Meet Maria, a sizzlin’ 42-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Toronto, Canada. Maria, better known as @ladicigar on social media, is a hardworking mother who owns a gym and works for Havana Castle Cigars. She absolutely loves cigars and smokes almost every day. This smokin’ beauty’s fairy tale entrance into the enchanted world of cigars is a memorable account of a loving father-daughter bond. “As a little girl I remember gathering at the home of family to spend time together. The men playing poker, the moms chatting it up and all the…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Renee from Miami

Meet Renee Barkley, a sizzlin’ 46-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Miami, Florida. Renee is a beautiful gal who has spent time in New York and Atlanta before finally settling in Miami. She is a Commercial Casualty Insurance Underwriter who smokes cigars twice a week. Renee’s entrance into the cigar world is a unique tale of two lovers locked in a quarrel. “About two years ago, my hubby and I had a bet, I can’t remember the details, but I lost,” revealed Renee. “As a result, I promised him that I would…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Octavia from Atlanta

Meet Octavia Toliver, a sizzlin’ 34-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Atlanta, GA. Octavia is a gorgeous gal who is best known as HERficionado in the cigar world. Octavia curates cigar events in and around Atlanta. “My most popular event is “She Smokes, Too,” which has grown tremendously since a year ago when it started. I invite women (and men) to come out and have a stick or two while mingling, networking, flirting, or whatever,” Octavia expressed. Octavia entered the cigar industry nine years ago when she went on a date with…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – **Special Feature** – Karen Berger from Esteli, Nicaragua

This week’s Sizzlin’ Sunday Cigar Girl is no ordinary sister-of-the-leaf. This week ultimatecigarparty.com has the pleasure to feature the ONE and only Karen Berger from Daytona Beach, Florida. Karen has become a legendary figure in the cigar industry and continues to produce some of the tastiest cigars on the market.  “I smoke cigars every day and I love blending and manufacturing cigars,” said Karen.  Born and raised in Estelí, Nicaragua, Karen is the owner and blender of two major cigar brands – K by Karen Berger and Don KIKI Cigars.…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Ashley from NY

Meet Ashley Bridget, a sizzlin’ 31-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Long Island, NY but raised in New Jersey. Ashley is a dazzling dame with a gorgeous smile, rockin’ body, and an unyielding love affair with cigars.  This lady of the leaf loves her cigars and enjoys everything about them – the taste, the aroma, the smoke and the culture that surrounds them. “I wouldn’t consider myself an avid cigar smoker but I do love smoking a good stick when I am at work hanging out with the guys. I always loved…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Ruth from Esteli, Nicaragua

Meet Ruth Inestroza D’Gonzalez, a sizzlin’ 31-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Nicaragua. Ruth is a passionate cigar smoker who has worked at the Rocky Patel Cigars Factory in Estelí, Nicaragua for the past six years. “I am interested in learning everything about the cigar industry,” stated Ruth. “Starting from its cultivation to the production at the cigar factory, I learn something new every day.” This dazzling dame has been smoking premium cigars for the past five years; today, she smokes two to three cigars a day. Because her home city of…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Rosie from Texas

Meet Rosie McKane, a sizzlin’ 25-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from San Antonio, Texas. This mother of two is not just a pretty face pinned to the wall of some testosterone-filled cigar shop. Rosie is the devilish dame nestled in the corner of the lounge, sunken in an over-sized arm chair with her lips locked around a premium cigar.  Rosie has been smoking cigars for the past eight years, but her infatuation for the leaf started long before that. “I blame it all on my dad who has been an avid cigar…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Monica from Dubai

Meet Monica Pulgarin, a sizzlin’ Colombian-born sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) who has been smoking cigars for the past 10 years. Monica now lives in Dubai where she is a managing partner of an event management company called Edelweiss. “I have been living in Dubai since 2000 and have been smoking cigars for the past 10 years,” explained Monica. This smokin’ beauty credits her sister for introducing her to the leaf. “My sister is the marketing manager of Habanos in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), so she got me into smoking cigars.” Monica’s…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Itka Vistisen from Esteli

Meet Itka Vistisen, a sizzlin’ 26-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Estelí, Nicaragua. Itka is one of the most prominent Sizzlin’ Sunday Cigar Girls that Ultimatecigarparty.com has featured. She is the vice president of Royal Danish Cigars and owner of Altamirano Cigars. Itka is a smokin’ beauty who hails from Nicaragua’s “Capital of Tobacco.” She has smoked cigars her entire adult life, starting at 18 years old. Today, she smokes between four and six cigars per week. “I like cigars because my father is a fan and that is how I started…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Alexis from Chicago

Meet Alexis Kendra, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Chicago, Illinois. Now living in Los Angeles, CA, this smokin’ hot screenwriter has been smoking cigars for the past ten years. Her love affair with the leaf began shortly after moving to “The City of Angels.” “I remember being really busy, running around the city, not having much time to myself,” explained Alexis. “I do remember having a cigar and was instantly calmed. It was undeniably beautiful and amazing.” Like most cigar enthusiasts, Alexis doesn’t have a favorite cigar or favorite size;…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday- Featuring LaToya from Tennessee

Meet LaToya, a sizzlin’ 39-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Nashville, TN. LaToya, born and raised in Indiana, moved to “Music City” in 1997 to study massage therapy. Thus began her journey into the enchanted world of cigars. “I have been smoking since 2003,” revealed LaToya. “I walked into a smoke shop looking for something to replace cigarettes and the man working there suggested I try flavored cigars. I fell in love with the CAO Flavours.” Today this smokin’ beauty smokes three or more cigars per week. Flavor infused cigars, specifically Drew…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Angela from Colorado

Meet Angela de la Garza, a sizzlin’ 39-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Littleton, Colorado. Angela is a very beautiful woman who has several interests in life that she is very passionate about, including smoking cigars. Angela, who has been smoking cigars for more than seven years now, loves weightlifting, running, roller skating, traveling and reading. “I have been a weightlifter for 26 years, been running since I was 5-years-old and was a semi-professional roller derby skater for the Rocky Mountain Rollergirls in Denver, Colorado,” said Angela. Angela was voted Rookie of…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Diony

Meet Diony Paz, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf who has been smoking cigars for more than 20 years and considers herself a “true cigar diva.” “I not only smoke, but study each cigar – its region its taste and wrapper,” expressed Diony. “I have become a cigar aficionado who enjoys smoking a cigar in a very classy way.” Her foray into the enchanted world of cigars is unique. Diony is of Honduran descent and grew up around tobacco. Her great grandparents had a small tobacco farm in Honduras and many of her…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Agnes from New Jersey

Meet Agnes Januszek, a sizzlin’ 34-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#sotl) from New Jersey. Originally from Queens, New York, Agnes transplanted to North Jersey four years ago, and that is when she began her foray into the enchanted world of cigars. “My first cigar was four years ago at a La Hoja event at the Cigar Room in Fort Lee,” explained Agnes. “I can say that I am hooked.” Agnes loves the cigar lifestyle so much that she is now an event hostess and model at cigar events and parties at the Cigar…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Attica Jones from Texas

Meet Atticca Jones, a sizzlin’ 44-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Houston, Texas. This dynamic dame loves to dance and smoke cigars.   Attica who is the lead tobacconist and store manager for the International House of Stogies in Missouri City, Texas, smokes about five cigars a week. Her inaugural smokes took place back in 2004 but it wasn’t until recent years that Attica rekindled her love for cigars.   “When my daughters went off to college I had to rediscover my love for cigars,” Attica revealed. “I found the perfect boutique…

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