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Author: Zane G.

Blind Cigar Review: HR | Blue Petite Edmundo

“Really good cigar. Solid core flavors, great initial flavor blast from the closed foot, and some interesting transitions along the way. There were a few minor construction issues, it wasn’t tremendously nuanced and it got a little flat toward the end, but there’s still good stuff happening here. I’d smoke a ton of these. ” -John I. (John I.)

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Blind Cigar Review: Man O’ War | Ruination Robusto No. 1

“This is a very good cigar and it is very good because it is unique. The first half of the cigar exhibited oak, peat and moss and other very enjoyable flavors. The retro had a flirting chocolate and a cream kaboom in the 3/3. Age this cigar and dollars to donuts you’ll be rewarded. Dank flavor cigar. 88-90 right now. 90-92 with age potential. ” -Matt C. (Big Matt)

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Cigar News: Oettinger Davidoff AG announces a change of management

Some big changes happening at Oettinger Davidoff AG.

Basel, Switzerland, 28 August 2017 – After ten years on the Board of Directors of Oettinger Davidoff AG, Andreas Schmid (60), company Chairman and shareholder, will leave the company in order to concentrate on his other roles at various globally active firms and on his own business activities. The Board of Directors of Oettinger Davidoff AG has nominated Domenico Scala (52) as the new Chairman.

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Cigar News: Drew Estate Partners with STG Canada for Exclusive Canadian Distribution

Drew Estate has announced that it has appointed STG Canada as its exclusive distribution partner for both domestic and Duty-Free premium cigar markets in Canada. This partnership will be effective August 28st, 2017, Vice President of International Business Development at Drew Estate Alex Goldman noted, “We are excited about our partnership with STG Canada, and plan to build on the success that we have enjoyed in this tough market over the past few years.  I want to thank the House of Horvath team, and especially Colm and Cathy O’Shea for their passion and professionalism in building up the Drew Estate brand in Canada over the past 3 years.”Until August 28th, House of Horvath will continue to process orders for Drew Estate products.  After August 28th responsibility for orders and customer service issues will transfer to STG Canada.

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