La Gran Llave, which was blended and developed by A.J. last year for his longtime friend, Angel Aguayo, had made its national debut in the 2016 IPCPR.
We combed through our blind tastings from the year 2016 again to find out which cigars received particularly good evaluations during the course of the year but are offered for a much lower price compared to others of the same rating.
Lovers of Cuban cigars in Spain are now treated with a special release available only in this country. The retro tin can of Hoyo de Monterrey is inspired by an original design from the 20th century.
Saint Luis Rey Tesoros, the Petit Edmundo sized regional edition for the spanish market in 2016 is now being released. This is a rare appearance of the Saint Luis Rey brand in Spain.
VegaFina extend their regular portfolio with the launch of Robusto Tubo. VegaFina’s Robusto vitola measures 5 x 50 (127 x 19,8 mm) and is rolled at Tabacalera de García in the Dominican Republic.
Gurkha Cigars introduces the Royal Humidor Limited Edition Collection, a release limited to 150 humidors available in the color options black, green and burl wood.
Foundry Tobacco Company receives with Temple Hall Estates a new cigar line addition to their brand portfolio. The name of the newly launched cigar collection stems from the time of WWII when England needed to keep its currency within the commonwealth to support the war effort.
VegaFina’s classic Perla vitola will soon be available in a “fresh pack”. The Ecobag will make it easier to to conserve the cigars in optimal conditions thanks to its hermetic seal, which keeps the tobacco fresh.
Slowakian cigar importer and premium tobacconist Dom Cigár will hold another cigar evening on Monday February 13, 2017 at 6 pm at Hron pub (Dudvážska 5, Bratislava).
Oleg Prudius, best known as “Vladimir Kozlov” and the “Moscow Mauler” on the WWE was named Gurkha’s Global Ambassador.
Drew Estate announced that Company Founder, Jonathan Drew will return to an executive operating role, following a two-year period since the sale of the company to Swisher.
Seventy-five years after S. T. Dupont invented their first luxury petrol lighter, the french company celebrates the anniversary with the launch of their new Initial lighter.