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Mi Querida by Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust

| STRENGTH: FULL | BODY: FULL | FLAVOR PROFILE: SPICY, WOODY, EARTHY, HINTS OF COCOA | Although his company is very young, Steve Saka is no stranger to the cigar industry. His return to the industry in 2015 with Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust was one of the most covered stories in the industry at the time and he continues to dominate social media and cigar media with his company and its cigars. Many of you already know Steve Saka’s story by now, so let’s focus a bit on the Mi…

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Cigar News: Nicaraguan Cohiba

General Cigar joins the other large cigar companies in adding Nicaraguan to there line of cigars! The new cigar was announced at the ICPR in Las Vegas this year. It is made in Nicaragua at the Scandinavian  tobacco group Esteli  S.A Factory and is all Nicaraguan tobacco with a Honduran wrapper.   ” It was a laborious process to develope a Nicaraguan cigar to the existing Cohiba portfolio.” Said Diaz  Vice President of operations for General Cigar .   cohiba Nicaraguan comes in 4 sizes:N45 at 4 inches ,ring gauge…

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Cigar Review: Tatuaje TAA Series (Part 2: 2012)

Tatuaje 2012 TAA Exclusive Year of Production: 2012 Date Smoked: September 7, 2014 This is part two of my four-part Tatuaje TAA review series leading up to the Tatuaje TAA 2014 which we should expect to see hit shelves towards the end of this month or into early October. To read part one of the review series (Tatuaje TAA 2011) or to read more about the TAA (Tobacconist’s Association of America), click here! After the success of Tatuaje’s 2011 TAA exclusive, the TAA asked Pete Johnson to release another exclusive…

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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 Review : Davidoff Nicaragua Short Corona

Size: 3.75 x 46 Short Corona Wrapper: Ten Year Old Habano Seed Nicaraguan Rosado Binder and Filler: Nicaragua ( Esteli, Condega and Ometempe ) Strength: Medium Price: ~ $14.00 usd each Behind The Stick: Within the cigar industry – there are only a few names that have transcended the expanse of time, countries, owners and farmers. One of those names which is not only respected and known but thriving, is the Davidoff company. While I am not going into the history of the cigar company but suffice to say with…

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Press Release: LA GLORIA CUBANA TO LAUNCH ITS FIRST NICARAGUAN CIGARS

LA GLORIA CUBANA TO LAUNCH ITS FIRST NICARAGUAN CIGARS La Gloria Cubana® is making a bold departure from its Dominican roots with the launch of two new Nicaraguan collections, the first-ever La Glorias to have Nicaragua as the country of origin. Both expressions will mark the expansion of the top-selling Serie R line which started the large ring, full flavor craze back in 1999. Tweet This Post

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