Cigar Lifestyle 

Editorial: UGFest (Underground Cigar Festival) 2015

This has been a big year for a small cigar shop in Fort Worth, The Underground Cigar Shop. The shop just celebrated it’s 1st anniversary in October of 2014, then in November launched it’s first shop exclusive, the Catacomb from Black Label Trading Company, now a cigar festival? The Underground is quickly making a big mark on the cigar industry, the boutique industry in particular. The Underground is owned and run by Don Wiggins, a boutique cigar enthusiast who also runs a Facebook group dedicated to all things boutique cigar…

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Cigar Review 

Cigar Review: Davidoff Nicaragua Robusto

Davidoff seems to be one of those brands that are a love it or hate it for most. Davidoff has never been known for strong cigars but has always produced very traditional cigars that are mild, smooth, and creamy. The brand oozes class and sophistication and usually comes with a price that matches. In 2013 Davidoff branched out and produced it’s first Nicaraguan cigar. The company imported the tobacco from Nicaragua to their factory in the Dominican Republic to produce the Davidoff Nicaragua. The Davidoff Nicaragua has a smooth rich…

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Cigar News: Tienda Exclusiva by Willy Herrera

Today Drew Estate announce the release of the Tienda Exclusiva by Willy Herrera.  This will be a store exclusive going to Barrister Cigars in Union, New Jersey.  The project began after the 2013 New Jersey Cigar Festival where Willy Herrera introduced Barrister owner David Mallow to the blend.  In the official press release from Drew Estate Herrera had this to say:         “This was one of the blends that I was working on through 2012 and 2013. David smoked       it at the Festival and kept…

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Cigar Review : Man O’ War Puro Authentico

Cigar Review : Man O’ War Puro Authentico Size: 5 x 42 ( Corona ) Wrapper: Habano Ligero grown in Esteli Nicaragua Binder and Filler: Nicarguan Strength: Full Price: ~ $6.00 each Behind The Stick: If you are not familiar with my personal tastes – then I will give you all a little ‘insight’. I am a big fan of the cigars produced by AJ Fernandez – From the Man O’ War to the San Lotano, I find myself gravitating to his cigars more and more often. That being said…

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