Cigar Industry News

Fuente & Padrón Collaboration, ‘Fuente y Padrón Legends’, Begins Shipping

November 27, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
After being showcased at both the 2022 and 2023 PCA Tradeshow, the long awaited Fuente and Padron collaboration, 'Fuente y Padron Legends' is finally shipping. Read more

Atabey Black Ritos Now Shipping

November 21, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
After more than 5 years of preparation, the Atabey Black Ritos by Nelson Alfonso of Selected Tobacco isnow shipping to United Cigar Branded lounges and NFT Box holders. As the... Read more

West Tampa Tobacco Company Announces Boliche Blvd – Ships Next Week

November 20, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
The Cuban culinary tradition continues along the Cuban corridor of Tampa’s Columbus Drive, known by locals as “Boliche Boulevard”. Read more

Cigar Review: Tatuaje Tuxtla Lomo de Cerdo Pork Tenderloin

November 18, 2023 By Kevin Acuff
Tatuaje Cigars is no stranger to thinking outside the box in the industry. The immensely popular Monster Series was created in 2008, and some popular shop exclusives like the CQ1, CQ2, and Little Boris are extremely well known. Read more

The Smokin Tabacco Show: Christian Eiroa of C.L.E. & Asylum Cigars

November 18, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
Christian Eiroa comes to the show to talk to Matt and Mitchell about a wide range of C.L.E.'s newest projects including the Asylum Sensorium. Read more

Luciano Cigars Hires Mark Reddy as CEO, Promotes Ed Trevino to VP of Sales

November 18, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
Luciano Cigars has announced Mark Reddy as its newly appointed Chief Executive Officer. Read more

Powstanie SBC22 Releasing December 9th

November 16, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
Powstanie has announced the release of its latest edition SBC. Read more

Plasencia Begins Shipping Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Robustus II

November 16, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
Plasencia Cigars announces that the Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Robustus II is now shipping to retailers. Read more

Spare Notes Series #48: Unprofessional Responses From Brands

November 16, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
On this episode of the Spare Notes Series, Matt, Kevin and Coop talk about unprofessional comments made by brands in response to some criticism. Read more

Alec Bradley Ships TAA Edition 2023

November 16, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
Alec Bradley TAA Edition, created for the Tobacconists Association of America, is now shipping. Read more

Cigar Review: Foundation Cigars Olmec Maduro Robusto

November 15, 2023 By Mitchell Santaga
They Olmecs were found in the modern day states of Tabasco, Veracruz, and San Andrés Tuxtla region. This was the inspiration for the blend using a San Andrés negro wrapper. Read more

J.C. Newman and the LeRoy Neiman Foundation Ship LeRoy Neiman 2023 Collectors Edition Cigars

November 15, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
Today, J.C. Newman Cigar Co. and the LeRoy Neiman and the Janet Byrne Neiman Foundation will begin shipping the LeRoy Neiman 2023 Collectors Edition cigars to 177 of the leading premium cigar retailers in... Read more

La Gloria Cubana to Release Second Society Cigar

November 15, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
La Gloria Cubana has once again empowered its fans to develop a limited-edition blend. Read more

Drew Estate Announces Exclusive for Casa de Montecristo, Liga Privada Unico Porchetta

November 13, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
​Drawing inspiration from the traditional Italian roasted pork dish, known for its rich layers and savory seasonings, this cigar is crafted to evoke a similar complexity in its flavor profile.... Read more Announces Third Barrel Aged Cigar Collaboration with Single Cask Nation & Aganorsa Leaf

November 13, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco, in collaboration with Single Cask Nation and Aganorsa Leaf Cigars, is thrilled to reveal their third Single Cask Nation Cigar collaboration project. This unique cigar experience blends expert cigar... Read more

The Smokin Tabacco Show: Matt Booth Brings Some Heat!

November 12, 2023 By Matthew Tabacco
This week, Matt and Kevin play host to one of their favorite guests on the show, Matt Booth. Read more

Casdagli Cigars Raise $8k for the Red Cross Through Cypher 3311 Line and Release New Vitola, ‘Boniface’

November 10, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
Casdagli Cigars, known for its Cypher 3311 cigar line, proudly announces the first donation of $8,000 to the Red Cross, courtesy of its commitment to donate a dollar from every... Read more

Foundation Cigars & Highclere Castle Re-Release Senetjer in Honor of King Tut’s Discovery

November 10, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
Foundation Cigar Company has begun to ship its Highclere Castle Senetjer to select retailers throughout the county. Senetjer is now an annual November release of 500 boxes to commemorate the discovery of King Tutankhamun’s... Read more

Plasencia Begins Shipping Cosecha 151

November 10, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
The Cosecha 151 was displayed at the 2023 PCA which took place in Las Vegas this past July. The Cosecha 151 is the third installment of the Cosecha series of cigars. The Cosecha 151... Read more

Drew Estate Resurrects Chateau Real Brand to Online Retailers

November 9, 2023 By Nicole Tabacco
Drew Estate originally introduced the Chateau Real brand to the domestic market just prior to the historic opening of La Gran Fabrica Drew Estate in Estelí, Nicaragua, in 2007. ​ Interestingly,... Read more