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Blind Cigar Review: Tatuaje | TAA 2020 Score 91%

Blind Cigar Review: Tatuaje | TAA 2020

“I was sold from from first puff. Love a good closed foot that gives a quick reveal of the wrapper flavor at first light. This cigar has nice and subtle transitions. It does change, but not much. Thoroughly enjoyable smoke. Maintained a solid finish throughout that left me enjoying the flavors until the next draw.  I’d pick this cigar up again.” -Randy B. (randobush)

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Cigar News: Drew Estate Releases Herrera Esteli Connecticut Broadleaf Lancero Nationally

Drew Estate has announced the nationwide launch of its Herrera Esteli Connecticut Broadleaf Lancero. This blend, called Tienda Exclusiva had made appearances previously as a TAA exclusive in 2016 and 2020, but under different vitolas. This same cigar, vitola included, was also a store exclusive for STOGIES World Class Cigar in 2016 as a part of their H-TOWN lancero series. Now, this cigar will be available to all Drew Diplomat retailers. It will be showcased on the upcoming Freestyle Live: Special Edition hosted on on June 11th from 7:00-9:00pm EST.

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Cigar News: TAA Releases Details on All Exclusives

The TAA (Tobacconists’ Association of America) today shared a list with the media that summarizes its 2019 TAA Exclusive Series portfolio. The line-up was announced at the TAA (Tobacconists’ Association of America) 2019 Annual Meeting and Convention held March 17-21, 2019 at Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic.

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CIgar News: First Ever TAA Exclusive for Gurkha Cigars

Over the years, the cigar industry has seen many special releases for the Tobacconist Association of America (TAA).  Of those releases, many of the biggest brands in the industry have been represented, with a notable exception.  Gurkha Cigars, one of the most widely recognized premium cigar brands in the world, never released a limited TAA Exclusive cigar.  That all changes this year. 

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Cigar News: Crowned Heads TAA 2018 Announced

In 2014, Crowned Heads released their first TAA Exclusive cigar, with “The Angel’s Anvil” ad a clever play on the familiar acronym.  Since that first release, the yearly arrival of the TAA cigar from Crowned Heads has always been highly anticipated.  The team at Crowned Heads have not been afraid to mix it up either, changing the blend and vitola from year to year.  The release for 2018 will, once again, take risks and push boundaries.  This is something that has garnered Crowned Heads a loyal following and dedicated customers.

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Cigar News: C.L.E. Releases TAA Exclusive – The C.L.E. Azabache

Miami, FL – C.L.E. Cigar Company is launching a new TAA exclusive cigar this year at the TAA convention in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; the C.L.E. Azabache. Azabache, which translates intojet black, is a glistening coal that is often used in jewelry in the Cuban culture. This medium to full body Maduro cigar is delightfully creamy and will be available only to TAA members.

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