March 19, 2019--Mombacho Cigars, manufacturer of premium boutique cigars based in Granada, Nicaragua announced today five tastings in the Dominican Republic, which kick off its first international tour of 2019, always in its best interest to support the education of the culture of the tobacco and cigars globally.
Claudio Sgroi, Master Blender and President of Mombacho Cigars, will share valuable details of the history, science, culture and art that are hidden…
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March 18, 2019--Diesel is rolling out Hair of the Dog, a limited-edition release that’s hitting retail this month.
Developed by AJ Fernandez with Justin Andrews and handcrafted at Tabacalera AJ Fernandez in Esteli, Nicaragua, Diesel Hair of the Dog is a medium-to-full-bodied smoke with earthy flavor, notes of pepper and a…Continue
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Another week, and it appears another sought-after release coming from Lakewood, NJ's Icarus Brewing Company. Or should we say TWO sought-after releases.
In their typical release slot on Wednesday, Icarus will be releasing Carrington Event for the first time in cans. Carrington Event is a 10.4% ABV Triple IPA with Lactose that debuted on draft…Continue
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Hidden Sands Brewing Company has made a name for itself through its "use of a local freshwater aquifer with a 650’ well tapping directly into the 800’ source itself" in its Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey location. Now, it appears Hidden Sands will make a name for itself by soon releasing their first canned offering.…Continue
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March 15, 2019--Cigar Dojo, the first and largest social cigar app, and Cubariqueño Cigar Company, a rapidly growing favorite in the craft cigar industry, have collaborated for the second time, introducing the Protocol Night Stick—a swift and just assault on the palates of die-hard cigar enthusiasts.
Following in the footsteps of 2018's Hit Release: Protocol K9—a limited edition project that proved to be among Cigar Dojo's most acclaimed and fastest selling cigar…Continue
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March 15, 2019--Drew Estate announces today the release of ACID Croqueta Tubo to Drew Estate retailers nationwide. Attendees of the 2019 TAA Trade Show held March 17-21st in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic will get the first look at this beautiful full ring gauge, short length expression.…Continue
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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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