August 2018 Blog Posts (18)


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Cigar News: Drew Estate Ships Liga Privada No. 9 and T52 Line Extensions

August 28, 2018--Drew Estate announces today that the IPCPR Release of line extensions to the Liga Privada No. 9 and T52 Brand are shipping to Drew Diplomat Retailers nationwide this week.





The No. 9 and T52 Corona Viva, Short Panatela, and Petit corona are being introduced as core sizes of the No. 9 and T52 lines, featuring the Liga…

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Added by Trippopolis on August 28, 2018 at 2:47pm — No Comments


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Review: Crowned Heads Court Reserve XVIII

At this years IPCPR in Las Vegas, Crowned Heads debuted the Crowned Heads Court Reserve XVIII. The first blend to carry the brand name in blend name actually. This cigar is blended and crafted to pay homage to those that have supported them throughout the years. A group that is lovingly referred to as their 'Court'. The CHC Reserve XVIII is a one-time production run cigar of 150,000, and it will never be duplicated again. It is scheduled to be released Fall of…

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Added by 007MI6 on August 27, 2018 at 8:48pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Man Skirt Brewing Releasing Czechs and Balances Cans at Third Anniversary Party

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Man Skirt Brewing in Hackettstown, NJ has received approval for a new can offering for a new offering - Czechs and Balances.

According to can art, Czechs and Balances in a 5% ABV Czech Style Pilsner.  While the label mentions…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 27, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Last Wave Brewing Co Planning Fall Can Debut

Point Pleasant, NJ's Last Wave Brewing Company is set to debut its first can offering this Fall.  In a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on August 14th, Last Wave received approval for a can label for A-Frame IPA.

A-Frame is a 6.1% ABV India Pale Ale that was one of the…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 27, 2018 at 11:22am — No Comments


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Cigar News: Sam Morales Resigns as Director of Marketing of Drew Estate

Drew Estate, The Rebirth of Cigars, a global manufacturer and distributor of premium cigars announced today that Sam Morales, Director of Marketing, has resigned from the company to pursue other interests. Morales will be actively working to transition his work and responsibilities at the company over the next several weeks. The Executive Team of Drew Estate has begun its search for a new head of Marketing.





Mr. Morales is a five-year Drew Estate veteran,…

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Added by Trippopolis on August 23, 2018 at 2:58pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Camacho Introduces A Throwdown For The Barrel-Ages

Camacho, the world’s leading brand of bold cigars, challenges you to stand with your Barrel-Aged Brothers and
fight for your spirit. This is Bourbon vs. Rum, Camacho style. From the Great Smoky Mountains of Kentucky to the sweet volcanic soil of Nicaragua, we’re bringing you bold barrel-aged blends that’ll kick you right in the taste buds.
Having first pioneered and perfected the art of aging Original Corojo…
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Added by Trippopolis on August 22, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Protocol Themis Corona Gorda Heading to Famous Smoke Shop

August 22, 2018--Cubariqueño Cigar Co has announced that the Protocol Themis will be launching in a Corona Gorda size as a shop exclusive for Famous Smoke Shop.

As always, the cigars are being produced at Erik Espinosa's La Zona factory in Esteli, Nicaragua and consists of an…

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Added by Trippopolis on August 22, 2018 at 11:31am — No Comments


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Cigar News: Nicaraguan Chamber of Tobacco Cancels Puro Sabor 2019

August 20, 2018--The Nicaraguan Chamber of Tobacco has announced today that the 2019 Puro Sabor Nicaraguan Cigar Festival has been canceled.  While they did not state a specific reason for the cancellation, it is likely due to the continued unrest, which started in April of 2018.…

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Added by Trippopolis on August 20, 2018 at 5:01pm — 2 Comments


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Cigar News: Fratello Lauching Oro Churchill as Store Exclusive

August 20, 2018--Omar de Frias is proud to announce the Fratello Oro Churchill as an exclusive cigar to Leesburg Cigar and Pipe.  Located in Northern Virginia, Leesburg Cigar is celebrating 30 years in the premium cigar industry with this exclusive. 

 

Featured in a 6 ¼ x 47, the initial run of the Oro Churchill will be 150 Boxes of 20 cigars with an MSRP of $8.75 per cigar. 

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Added by Trippopolis on August 20, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Jughandle Brewing Co. To Debut Cans

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on Friday, it appears that Jughandle Brewing Co. in Tinton Falls, NJ is set to release their first canned offering.  On August 10th, Jughandle received TTB approval for a can label for Hopshorne Galaxy.

Hopshorne…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 14, 2018 at 10:37am — No Comments


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Booze News: Lone Eagle Brewing Planning 2018 Local Pale Ale Brewed with all NJ Ingredients

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on August 6th, Flemington, NJ's Lone Eagle Brewing received approval for a label for 2018 Local Pale Ale, a beer brewed with all NJ ingredients.

2018 Local Pale Ale is a 5% ABV Pale Ale brewed with New Jersey Malt, Hops…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 14, 2018 at 9:48am — No Comments


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Booze News: Icarus Brewing Company Outlines Can Releases for Rest of Summer including Two New Offerings

According to filings with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Lakewood, NJ's Icarus Brewing Company has received approval on two new can offerings, and these new beers bolster a steady release lineup for Icarus through Labor Day.

Tomorrow, August 14th, Icarus is canning Go Flight in preparation for a Wednesday, August 15th release.  Go…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 13, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments


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Booze News: Flying Fish Brewing Company to Release Extended Summer

On Friday, Somerdale, NJ's Flying Fish Brewing Company received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for a bottle label for a new Limited Edition Barrel Aged beer - Extended Summer.

According to label art, Extended Summer is a 7.3% ABV Belgian-Style Golden Ale brewed…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 7, 2018 at 12:57pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Cape May Brewing Company Working on Two News Limited Releases

On August 1st, Cape May Brewing Company in Cape May, NJ received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for two new limited release beer labels - a can label for Coastal Evacuation with Brettanomyces and a can label for a new beer called Fleetingly Anchored.

Coastal…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 7, 2018 at 7:59am — No Comments


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Booze News: River Horse Brewing Company Working on Peach Lambic

River Horse Brewing Company in Ewing, NJ is working on something - we're just not sure what exactly!  On July 21st, River Horse received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for a bottle label for Deadliest Peche.

According to label art, Deadliest Peche is a 4.7% ABV…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 7, 2018 at 7:36am — No Comments


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Booze News: Ship Bottom Brewery Receives Label Approval for Mango Gose Ale Collab with 2SP; Might Not Can

On Thursday, Ship Bottom Brewery in Beach Haven, NJ received approval from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) for a can label for Mango Gose Ale, a collaboration with Aston, Pennsylvania's 2SP Brewing Company.  The only problem is we might not see this in cans any time soon!

In April,…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 6, 2018 at 11:20am — No Comments


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Booze News: Carton versus Stillwater Artisanal, Mix Tap Vol. 2

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Carton Brewing, based in Atlantic Highlands, NJ, received approval on July 11th in Connecticut for a can label for Stay Down!

According to the can label, Stay Down is a 4.0% ABV, 22 IBU Dry-Hopped Black Session Lager that…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 2, 2018 at 8:11am — No Comments


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Booze News: Lone Eagle Brewing Receive Approval for Hunterdon Wet Hop Label (Updated)

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on Saturday, Lone Eagle Brewing in Flemington, NJ appears set to debut cans of Hunterdon Wet Hop Brown Ale.

Debuting on draft at the brewery in October 2016, Hunterdon Wet Hop is a 6.0% ABV Wet Hopped Brown Ale.  Text on the…

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Added by Matt Ross on August 1, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

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