June 2018 Blog Posts (22)


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Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Factory Smokes Bundle Line

June 29, 2018--Drew Estate announces today the national launch of “Factory Smokes by Drew Estate,” a collection of four blends, in four different sizes at a very friendly price point. Factory Smokes Maduro; Factory Smokes Shade; Factory Smokes Sun Grown; and Factory Smokes Sweet will be displayed in Drew Estate’s Booth at the IPCPR Convention and Tradeshow held, July 14-17, 2018 in Las Vegas Nevada.



Skillfully manufactured at La Gran Fabrica Drew Estate, alongside the same…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 29, 2018 at 6:37pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Cornelius & Anthony to Release The Gent & Mistress

June 29, 2018--Cornelius & Anthony Premium Cigars is proud to release The Gent and Mistress lines at this summer’s 2018 IPCPR trade show in Las Vegas. Both The Gent and Mistress are produced at the La Zona factory in Estelí, Nicaragua.

Both lines will be released in 4 sizes and presented in boxes of 20. The Gent and Mistress are limited production releases only available to retailers attending the 2018 IPCPR. They will be available again next summer,…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 29, 2018 at 6:24pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: La Barba Launching Primitivo at IPCPR 2018

June 29, 2019--Tony Bellatto, is preparing to release his company’s third core line called “Primitivo”. La Barba Cigars formed in 2012 and launched their brand with just one primary blend. In addition to a partnership with Robert Caldwell in the form of the Lost and Found series, Tony Bellatto has brought a number of new cigars to market. With this project, there was a certain theme in mind.

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Added by Trippopolis on June 29, 2018 at 5:43pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) Announces Release of Yellow Jacket

June 27, 2018— Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) is pleased to announce the release of YELLOW JACKET: Hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragaua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.

YELLOW JACKET will be available at select BLK WKS retailers for a limited time. This is a small batch release offered on a first come…

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Added by Matt Ross on June 27, 2018 at 9:38am — No Comments


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Review: Debonaire Maduro Sagita

Debonaire Maduro (Sagita)

Size: 5.5 x 38

Vitola: Petite Lancero

Wrapper: Connecticut…

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Added by 007MI6 on June 22, 2018 at 2:44pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Cubariqueño Officially Announces Protocol Themis Lancero

June 21, 2019--Cubariqueño Cigar Co. announces the release of the Protocol Themis Lancero for the 2018 IPCPR. This is the company’s third lanceo offering. Following the success of their prior lanceros which both took #1 Cigar of the year for 2016 on Cigar Federation and 2017 on Tiny Tim’s Cigar World, the company says they will continue with more lancero releases.…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 21, 2018 at 6:28pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Black Label Trading Company Announces Ligero Hawaii for R. Field Wine Co.

June 21, 2018--Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the release of Ligero Hawaii as an R. Field Wine Co. exclusive; hand crafted at Fabrica Oveja Negra in Esteli, Nicaragua.

Ligero Hawaii is our second Hawaii exclusive and is a very bold, rich and complex cigar. It's a great representation of what BLTC strives for, full body and full flavor! The PA broadleaf wrapper adds a great earthy element that pairs perfectly with the…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 21, 2018 at 11:07am — No Comments


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Cigar News: Royal Agio Adding 2 New Balmoral Añejo XO Blends

June 19th, 2018– Royal Agio Cigars USA announced today that they will be expanding the Balmoral Añejo XO product line-up, with the release of both Añejo XO Connecticut and Añejo XO Oscuro. The new lines will be displayed in the Royal Agio booth (Booth #1161) at the 2018 IPCPR Tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV.

A direct follow up to the highly-regarded Balmoral Añejo 18 (18 year-old Brazilian Arapiraca wrapper), the Balmoral Añejo XO brand has always been about consistently delivering…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 19, 2018 at 7:47pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Black Works Studio Sindustry 2018 Ships

June 19, 2018— Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) is pleased to announce the release of SINDUSTRY: Hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragaua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.

SINDUSTRY will be available at select BLK WKS retailers for a limited time. This is the highly anticipated 2nd annual release of Sindustry.…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 19, 2018 at 5:50pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Debonaire House To Begin Self-Distributing In 2019

June18, 2018--Drew Estate and Debonaire House announce that, effective, January 1, 2019, Debonaire House will begin distributing its own products in the United States.



Debonaire House will directly manage all facets of its U.S. business operations including distribution, sales, and marketing. The company has entered into a partnership program with United Parcel Service (UPS), “Cigars Direct” which will allow them to ship Debonaire Ultra premium and Indian Motorcycle cigars…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 18, 2018 at 3:27pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Czig Meister Collab Collection with 2nd Act - United We Brew - Receives Label Approval (Updated)

Fresh off celebrating their 2nd Anniversary last weekend, Hackettstown, NJ's Czig Meister Brewing Company looks to be gearing up to release a series of collaborations with microbrewery 2nd Act Beer based in Dover, NJ. On May 23rd, both breweries began posting on social media about a collaboration, but offered little additional detail.  On Monday, Czig Meister received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for 3 new can labels for variants of United We…

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Added by Matt Ross on June 14, 2018 at 2:30pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Icarus Brewing Company To Can Don't Haze Me Brux & Milking It

In early April, Icarus Brewing Company debuted Don't Haze Me Brux on draft in their Lakewood, NJ taproom.  On Monday, Icarus received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for a can label for the beer.

When it was first released on tap, Don't Hate Me Brux was profiled…

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Added by Matt Ross on June 14, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Can Art for Cypress Brewing Company's 3rd Anniversary Offerings Approved

Cypress Brewing Company in Edison, NJ will be celebrating their 3rd Anniversary on Saturday, July 7th.  As in past years, the brewery will have several special tappings, and have announced that they will be releasing two new cans.  According to filings with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), we can now see can art for the two anniversary can offerings - Cecilia and The Peach Pit.…

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Added by Matt Ross on June 13, 2018 at 8:05am — No Comments


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Booze News: Dark City Receives Approval For Common Area and Improversation Can Labels

Asbury Park, NJ's Dark City Brewing Company looks to be furthering their rebranding, and move into new cans with two new offerings.  Last Thursday, Dark City received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau on two new can labels - one for Common Area and one for Improversation.…

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Added by Matt Ross on June 13, 2018 at 7:51am — No Comments


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Cigar News: Drew Estate Flying Pigs Returning For Father's Day

June 12, 2018--Drew Estate announces today the Holiday release of Liga Privada & Undercrown Flying Pigs to Drew Diplomat retailers in the United States for Father’s Day. 





The Flying Pig is one of the most sought-after sizes in the company’s portfolio, presented in a 100mm x 60 ring gauge parejo vitola and is a favorite amongst cigar enthusiasts. The shape is based off a photograph of an 1895 cigar salesman’s size selection case. It is…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 12, 2018 at 5:14pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Frye Brewing Celebrating First Anniversary This Weekend; Planning Bottle Release of Last Wave Brewing Co. Collaboration

Last summer, one of New Jersey's premier summer destinations saw two breweries open as both Last Wave Brewing Company and Frye Brewing opened in Point Pleasant.  On Memorial Day weekend, Last Wave celebrated their first anniversary with a selection of special beer tappings.  This Saturday, June 16, Frye Brewing is celebrating their first anniversary, and has announced a tapping of their "Coconut in the Dark" stout as well as "something special".  We might now have insight into what that…

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Added by Matt Ross on June 12, 2018 at 4:53pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Interview with Oak & Eden Founder and CEO Joe Giildenzopf

Last month, I was fortunate enough to be invited to the launch of the brand new Oak & Eden whiskey, and had a few minutes to sit down with the CEO and one of the founders, Joe Giildenzopf.

The event was held at The Hall Bar & Grill in Dallas, Texas, where the bartenders were serving up the new whiskeys in cocktails or alone, as well as a wide variety of hors d'oeuvres.  As far as the whiskeys go the 2 offerings now available to the public, Oak & Eden Bourbon and…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 6, 2018 at 5:57pm — 2 Comments


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Review: Diesel Whiskey Row

The Diesel Whiskey Row is a collection blended by AJ Fernandez and developed in partnership with Rabbit Hole Bourbon. It features binder leaves aged in bourbon barrels, in a proprietary process developed by AJ to enhance the profile of the cigar. Diesel Senior Brand Manager Justin Andrews said, “The partnership between Diesel and Rabbit Hole speaks of going against the grain in traditional industries. Rabbit Hole doesn’t claim to use 12 year old juice or have a 6th…

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Added by 007MI6 on June 6, 2018 at 7:00am — 2 Comments


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Cigar News: Three New Espinosa Cigars Coming To IPCPR 2018

June 4, 2018--Espinosa Premium Cigars announced today that they will be bringing 3 new cigars to IPCPR 2018 this year.  

The first of the three announced cigars will be titled the "Las 6 Provincias LHB", which translates to "The 6 Provinces", and is Espinosa's Cuba, before it's post-revolution decline, while LHB stands for "La Habana".  The LHB is the first in a planned series of 6 limited edition cigars, each highlighting one of Cuba's original provinces.  The cigar will be a…

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Added by Trippopolis on June 4, 2018 at 5:38pm — 1 Comment

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