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Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Not Accepting New Purveyors

August 13, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust (DTT) is announcing an immediate moratorium on opening new Retail Accounts until further notice. But before you panic, read and listen to Steve Saka’s reasoning and... Read more

Micallef Cigars Release New “A” Series to Honor Ambassadors

August 9, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
Micallef Cigars releases the new Micallef A in partnership with its Ambassadors. The “Micallef A” is the name chosen by the Ambassador Community. The Ambassadors smoked the cigar in a... Read more

Not So Timeless: Nat Sherman International to Close

August 4, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
Once a giant in the cigar industry, Nat Sherman International will be a thing of the past by the Fall of 2020. Altria, the big tobacco company who now owns... Read more

Shooting at Cigars International Leaves Staff Disturbed

July 31, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
With tensions already high this year between COVID-19, protests and riots, employees at Cigars International are rightfully disturbed after an incident yesterday morning. A Pennsylvania man is on the run... Read more

Summer Smokes: What Have I Been Smoking?

July 7, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
Summer is now in full swing, and despite being locked down the last few months, I have been able to still have a steady flow of smokes. I spent a... Read more

Perdomo Firecracker Release

June 23, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
This past weekend, the United Cigars – Perdomo collaboration of the annual “Firecracker” cigar release, which I already reviewed on here and be sure to check out! But there was... Read more

Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust releasing Sobremesa Brûlée Sampler – So “STFU!”

June 11, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
I guess you could say that good ol’ Steve Saka is gotten sick and tired of everybody asking him whether or not the Sobremesa Brûlée has a sweetened tip. He... Read more

InterTabac 2020 CANCELLED

May 28, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
I guess that saying that “everything happens in threes’ is true! InterTabac is now the third industry trade show to be formally cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.... Read more

Drew Estate Cancels 2020 Barn Smoker Dates

May 21, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
Drew Estate formally announced today that they would be canceling all 2020 Barn Smoker Events due to…you guessed it, the COVID-19 pandemic. Refunds to everyone who purchased tickets will be... Read more

PCA 2020 Trade Show Has Been Cancelled

May 14, 2020 By Matthew Tabacco
The Premium Cigar Association announced that it’s trade show, scheduled to take place July 10-14 in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Sands Expo Center at the Venetian Resort & Casino,... Read more