March 14, 2019—With much excitement, Villiger Cigars will introduce a European favorite, the Villiger La Meridiana to the U.S. consumer. Recently obtaining a 92 rating by Cigar Journal, the Villiger Meridiana was released in 1998 and has gained a loyal following, among full-flavored cigar enthusiasts in Europe. The Villiger Meridiana was conceived by Heinrich Villiger, as a way to pay tribute to some…Continue
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March 13, 2019--Drew Estate announces today the return of the Herrera Esteli Habano Edicion Limitada Lancero exclusively for Drew Diplomat retailers and will begin shipping immediately. This cigar will be displayed to Drew Diplomat retailers attending the TAA Trade show held March 17-21st in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic.…Continue
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March 13, 2019--Manifatture Sigaro Toscano will attend the Tobacconists’ Association of America Meeting, happening March 17-21 at Casa De Campo in The Dominican Republic.
MST will be present with the entire Toscano cigars portfolio and its new retail displays. The new modular displays, exclusive to the United States, will allow retailers to sell Toscano cigars individually, inside (or out) of the humidor. The displays are stackable up to 3 units high and…Continue
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ProCigar 2019: De Los Reyes Factory and Farm Tour
Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
On this day we participated in the tour of the De Los Reyes Cigar Factory and Farm in Bisono. Upon arriving at the farm we were greeted with a Patoro Serie P cigar and had the option of going into…Continue
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According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on March 1st, Bradley Brew Project received approval for a can label for From Making Dreams. This marks the second planned can offering for the Bradley Beach, NJ brewery behind Unicorn Girls, their flagship IPA.
According to the label art, From Making Dreams is a…Continue
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Another week, another highly sought after offering is coming from Lakewood, NJ's Icarus Brewing Company. On February 26th, Icarus received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for a can label for a new offering - Bang Kitty.
Bang Kitty is an 8.1% ABV Imperial IPA with Lactose, Coconut, Lemongrass, Basil and Thai…Continue
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March 2, 2019--Ristefari ’19 Event Smoke Release – Crna Nok Solomon
The 2019 Ristefari cigar release will be sticking with the past trends to be a 7x56 Solomon. The 2017 blend was for the Red Knight series, the 2018 was the Zlatno Sonce, and to complete the core line of releases, the 2019 will be the Crna Nok. The event will be held on March 9th at Golden Leaf in Hobart, IN from 9am-closing. We have International guests flying in this year. …
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Two Ton Brewing, the long-time contract brewer that recently set up shop in Kenilworth, NJ, is set to celebrate its 5th Anniversary this year, and they'll do so with a new bottle offering. According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Two Ton received approval on February 19th for a bottle label for Ebullient.…Continue
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According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Rahway, New Jersey's Wet Ticket Brewing received approval on February 18th for a can label for Galaxy Shaker.
Galaxy Shaker is an 8.2% ABV Imperial India Pale Ale with Lactose according to the can label. Can art profiles the beer as a "DDH Imperial New England IPA…Continue
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According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on February 14th, Flying Fish Brewing Company in Somerdale, New Jersey received approval for a can label for Tradewinds Tropical Wheat.
Tradewinds Tropical Wheat is a 5.7% ABV Ale brewed with Passionfruit and Guava set to be released in pint-sized cans. Can art…Continue
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Icarus Brewing Company is taking their most popular and adding a twist with their new favorite hop. The Lakewood, NJ brewery is set to announce that they will be canning DDH Yacht Juice with Bru-1.
DDH Yacht Juice with Bru-1 is an 8% ABV Imperial IPA. Can art reads, "Imperial India Pale Ale Hopped with Citra,…Continue
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According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureay (TTB), Fairfield, NJ's Magnify Brewing Company received approval on February 17th for a can label for Blueberry Short Stack. This will be the 8th beer in Magnify's Breakfast DIPA series.
According to label art, Blueberry Short Stack will be an 8% DIPA brewed with oats,…Continue
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Right before Thanksgiving, Conclave Brewing debuted another in a long line of stellar IPA offerings - Moonwater. Now, according to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), it appears the Flemington, NJ brewery might be gearing up to can Moonwater.
On February 15th, Conclave received TTB approval for a can label for…Continue
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Known widely for their Exit Series which produced beers for each exit on the New Jersey Turnpike to reflect the diversity of the Garden State, Somerdale, NJ's Flying Fish Brewing Company has been on the scene in various forms since 1995. In recent years, a rebranding and an uptick in limited release modern styles has seen renewed popularity in the brewery. Now, it appears Flying Fish's…Continue
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Plasencia 146 Cosecha La Vega
Size: 5.25 x 52
Vitola: Robusto Gordo
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February 14, 2019--Drew Estate, a global manufacturer and distributor of premium cigars announced today that Jessi Flores, Director of Subculture Studios, is leaving the company to pursue new business ventures.
Jessi is a twenty-year veteran, having joined Drew Estate in 1999 after founder Jonathan Drew discovered his unique style of street art on the walls of Estelí, Nicaragua. During his tenure, Mr. Flores has been a driving force behind the…Continue
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February 13, 2019--Jas Sum Kral Cigars has announced that the upcoming Tyrannical Buc, which was announced in January, will be shipping to retailers this April.
"Fresh from the gifted intellect of creator Riste Ristevski, this first-rate cigar yields a true power house blend of entrancing flavors and palate-pleasing complexity…
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Two Ton Brewing has been contract brewing since 2015, but it wasn't until October of 2018 that the brewery firmly established permanent residence in Kenilworth, New Jersey. Since opening, Two Ton has been working on furthering their distribution model, and, according to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), we have insight into the next can offering we might see from Two Ton.…Continue
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February 11, 2019--The Granada based premium boutique cigar manufacturer announced
today a management restructuring after Mombacho Cigars, S.A. and Rob Rasmussen, Brand Manager, made the joint decision to end their work relationship effective February 11, 2019. Jaxsears Inc. will now lead Mombacho’s marketing activities while Rob Rasmussen will continue pursuing other professional interests.…
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We've recently announced the news of a collaboration between Lakewood, NJ's Icarus Brewing Co and Seaside Heights' Heavy Reel Brewing Company, but that is not the only big Icarus collaboration debuting this week. According to Jason Goldstein, owner and head brewer at Icarus, the brewery is working with Asbury Park's Dark City Brewing Company and Point Pleasant…Continue
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