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Cigar News: Diesel Re-Introduces Hair of the Dog

Diesel is releasing a limited-edition version of its Hair of the Dog line this month. This cigar was created by AJ Fernandez with the help of brand manager Justin Andrews at Tabacalera AJ Fernandez in Esteli, Nicaragua. The fillers are made entirely of Nicaraguan Habano, while the wrapper is an Ecuadoran Habano, and binder Ecuadoran Sumatra. The regular Hair of the Dog line is a Cigars International exclusive that has been around since 2013.

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Quick Cigar Review: Crowned Heads | Headley Grange Black Lab LE 2018

Everything you look for in a great cigar is here. Tremendous smoke output with creamy smoke, solid construction, and a nice balance of flavors. If there was a bit more evolution of flavors I think it would be the best Headley Grange release in years. I would definitely recommend picking up a fiver of these.

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Cigar News: Ventura Cigar Announces PSyKo SEVEN Nicaragua

Ventura Cigar Company announced today a new line extension in the PSyKo SEVEN series: PSyKo SEVEN Nicaragua. This cigar is blended by Indiana Ortez daughter of tobacco industry legend Omar Ortez. Indiana Ortez is also the blender of the Ventura Cigar’s Fathers, Friends, and Fire limited edition cigar. The cigar will debut at TAA 2019. 

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Blind Cigar Review: MLB Cigar Ventures | David P. Ehrlich PLM Series Churchill Score 89%

Blind Cigar Review: MLB Cigar Ventures | David P. Ehrlich PLM Series Churchill

“Definitely an easy going smoke. Medium to full bodied flavors of oak, leather, light black pepper and a bit of sweetness made for a nice enjoyable smoke. It seemed like eternity to finish this long sized cigar, so I did get a bit bored and would probably enjoy it in a smaller format. Not bad at all, give them a try!” -John A. (Bostoneo)

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Cigar News: Villiger Debuts La Meridiana

The name comes from an old Cuban factory named “La Meridiana”. It was owned by Pedro Murias, and was once one of the largest and cigar factories in Havana at the end of the 19th century. During the Cuban civil war Murias sold La Meridiana due to unrest in Cuba.

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Cigar News: Crowned Heads Announces Exclusive “Sanctuary” for Smokers Abbey

Crowned Heads announced today an exclusive limited edition cigar, Sanctuary, for Smokers Abbey. Smokers Abbey is based out of Nashville, TN and focuses on boutique cigars. Like many other Crowned Heads releases, this cigar is made at EP Carrillo’s La Alianza S.A. factory in Dominican Republic. The cigar is a trunk pressed Genios vitola that measures 5.5″ x 52. The blend uses an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, and Nicaraguan binder and fillers. Production is limited to 333 boxes of 12.

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Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Herrera Esteli Habano Edicion Limitada Lancero Return to Drew Diplomat Retailers

Today, Drew Estate announced the return of one of their most exciting releases of all time: The Herrera Esteli Habano Edicion Limitada Lancero. It will be availble to select Drew Diplomat Retailers and ships immediately. It will be shown at the TAA Trade show held March 17-21st in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic.

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