A Peek Inside the Enchanted World of George Rodriguez and Rodrigo Cigars

George “Rodrigo” Rodriguez, founder of Rodrigo Cigars, found himself alone on foreign soil with time running out and no one to turn to until destiny intervened. By sheer coincidence, Rodriguez stumbled upon an elderly native smoking a churchill outside of a popular cigar factory on the Dominican Republic. This ‘astute viejo’ sensed Rodriguez’ frustration and directed him down a desolate path that would eventually lead to the birth of Rodrigo Cigars. Rodrigo Cigars was established in 2010 by this passionate cigar enthusiast who wanted to learn more about the industry…

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Rodrigo Habano Clasico – Lancero (7 x 38)

This was my first time trying a Rodrigo cigar and boy am I glad I gave her a whirl. A million thanks to Gary Griffith of House of Emilio for introducing me to this fine, classic cubanesque smoke that is a tribute to the ‘old school’ traditionalist.  “The Habano Clasico is our foundation… a line that represents traditional cigar making at its best.” – Rodrigo Cigars Website The story behind Rodrigo cigars is one for the ages – a romantic fairytale of true destiny. Rodrigo Cigars use “A” grade fillers and…

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