A Pairing Worth Sharing – Ortega Serie D #20 and Ron Zacapa Centenario XO Solera Gran Reserva Especial Rum

Review by Juan Cancel I am about to light up a 1 ½ – year-old Ortega Serie D #20 Maduro cigar by Eddie Ortega. I have praised this cigar’s glory over 100 times before, but for those of you who missed my short write-ups on social media, I have submitted a lengthy, more formal write-up for Ultimatecigarparty.com. Let me begin by telling you that this cigar is fantastic – absolutely mind blowing. The Ortega Serie ‘D’ Maduro #20 cigar is an elegant 6×60 slightly box-pressed stick that is covered in an…

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Eddie Ortega – Building a Brand that People Enjoy

The sole purpose behind the creation of Ortega Premium Cigars was to “create and build a brand that people will enjoy.” It is a cigar company headed by founder Eddie Ortega and built on an uncompromising commitment to the quality and integrity of all its premium cigars. The passion, the craftsmanship and the meticulous attention to detail by Ortega ranks his cigars among some of the elite. Ortega has been in the cigar industry since 1996 while married to the daughter of the late Rolando Reyes, Sr. During the mid-1990s,…

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Ortega Cigars and El Primer Mundo Announce Joint Project Made at La Zona Factory

Sean Williams, owner of El Primer Mundo, and Eddie Ortega, founder of Ortega Cigars are set to release a joint project called Larceny. Ultimatecigarparty.com spoke with Williams and Ortega earlier this evening and they are both extremely excited about the venture. “We were kicking around some ideas and we wanted to do something to have fun with and that is what this project is. We are having a little fun,” said Williams. Williams and Ortega were bouncing ideas off of each other for a while about a “special project” they…

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