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Cigar News: Fratello Launches Imperfect Pairings YouTube Channel

May 22nd, 2019--Omar de Frias has announced the launch of a new YouTube Channel, Imperfect Pairings. “I have been working on this concept for years. I have been looking to pair my cigars with uncommon food or drinks such as oysters, tomato sauce, kombucha and tea amongst other things. Our viewers will have incredible content and learn what to pair or not pair with our cigars.” Said de Frias.…

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Added by Trippopolis on May 23, 2019 at 11:39am — No Comments


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Booze News: Icarus Brewing Company Debuting Milkshaking It; Re-Releasing DDH Yacht Juice

As we hit off the official start of the Jersey Shore season, Lakewood, NJ's Icarus Brewing Company is set to kick off in style!  Jason Goldstein, Owner and Head Brewer at Icarus, informed us this morning that we can expect to see an old favorite returning, plus a new variant in addition to some other surprises.

First, returning will be the…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 20, 2019 at 10:00am — No Comments


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Booze News: Last Wave Brewing Company Announces Anniversary Releases on Reddit AMA

On Thursday, May 16th, Point Pleasant Beach's Last Wave Brewing Company conducted an AMA (Ask Me Anything) with the Reddit community at r/NJBeer.  The AMA was conducted by Bert Roling, Owner and Brewer, alongside Nick Joirle, "Owner and Janitor".  Some of the most…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 17, 2019 at 2:53pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Flying Fish Brewing Company Partners with the Adventure Aquarium on New Brew & Beer Garden

SOMERDALE, NJ (May 16, 2019) – Flying Fish Brewing Company, 10-time medal winners at the Great American Beer Festival, have teamed up with the Adventure Aquarium in Camden and Aramark, the Aquarium’s food and beverage provider, to offer their visitors not only a new beer but also a new space to enjoy it in this summer.

The Flying Fish Brewing Team worked directly with Aquarium management to develop a refreshing…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 16, 2019 at 2:30pm — No Comments


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Review: Warfighter 5.56mm Field Connecticut Shade

  • Warfighter 5.56 MM Field Connecticut Shade
  • Size: 6 x 52
  • Vitola: Toro
  • Wrapper: Honduras (Connecticut Shade)
  • Binder: Nicaragua (Habano)
  • Filler: Nicaragua (Ometepe & Condega…
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Added by 007MI6 on May 15, 2019 at 11:04pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Emilio Cigars Brings Back The AF1 and AF2

May 14, 2019 — Emilio Cigars releases into general production the AF1 and AF2; hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.



This is the first release of this line since the collaboration between Emilio Cigars and Black Label Trading Company (BLTC) was announced in January. The artwork and blending for these…

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Added by Trippopolis on May 14, 2019 at 10:00am — No Comments


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Booze News: Flying Fish Brewing Company Stormy Skies NEIPA Is About To Set Sail

Press Release from Flying Fish Brewing Company in Somerdale, New Jersey:

LIMITED RELEASE - Stormy Skies NEIPA is about to set sail.

Flying Fish production employee, Mike Jadach, created this hazy,…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 13, 2019 at 12:00pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Icarus Brewing Company Adding Pineapple Hindenburg to Cans

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Icarus Brewing Company in Lakewood, NJ received approval for, what we found to be, one of the funnier can labels in recent memory.  On May 2nd, we contacted Jason Goldstein, Owner and Head Brewer at Icarus, about the label, and he told us, "we took our in house artists mock up of it and had our graphic designer go to town on it".  The result is the label for Icarus' newest release, Pineapple…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 13, 2019 at 7:41am — No Comments


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Booze News: Double Nickel Brewing Co. Registers Label for Super Mega Dank Daddy Supreme

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Pennsauken, NJ's Double Nickel Brewing Co. received approval on May 1st for a can label for Super Mega Dank Daddy Supreme.

Super Mega Dank Daddy Supreme would be a completely new beer from Double Nickel.  According to can label art, Super Mega Dank Daddy Supreme is a…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 9, 2019 at 9:03am — No Comments


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Booze News: Heavy Reel Brewing Co. Registers Label for We All Want The Answers

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on May 2nd, Heavy Reel Brewing Co. in Seaside Heights, New Jersey received approval for a can label for their Triple IPA - We All Want The Answers.

We All Want The Answers is a 9.5% ABV Triple IPA that debuted in January to rave reviews.  Very little additional…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 9, 2019 at 8:22am — No Comments


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Cigar News: Joya de Nicaragua announces 2019 TAA Exclusives

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 — Antaño Gran Reserva Presidente, the TAA Exclusive featured in 2018 at Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic is now available again for all Tobacconist Association of America retailers around the country. This year, it is coming to stores with an additional promotional item, a 5-pack of Selección de Torcedor 2019, that is already being shipped to all stores that have ordered the Antaño Gran Reserva Presidente.

The Antaño Gran Reserva…

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Added by Trippopolis on May 8, 2019 at 6:22pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Trinidad Launching Espiritu This June

May 8, 2019--Altadis U.S.A., maker of world-renowned premium cigars is introducing Trinidad Espiritu – a collaborative effort with tobacco prodigy A.J. Fernandez – to deliver adult cigar connoisseurs the spirit of vintage Latin Caribbean culture through a series of special events nationwide.

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Added by Trippopolis on May 8, 2019 at 6:18pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Man Skirt Brewing To Add No England Brut IPA Cans Thursday

In a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) on April 29th, Hackettstown, NJ's Man Skirt Brewing received approval for a can label for No England Brut IPA.

No England is a 6% ABV , 29 IBU Brut IPA that first debuted on draft at the brewery in January.  Label art for No England reads, "What is a Brut IPA? Clean, crisp,…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 7, 2019 at 6:59pm — No Comments


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Review: La Aurora 115th Anniversary Limited Edition

Brand: La Aurora

Line: 115th Anniversary Limited Edition

Size: Belicoso (6 ¼ x 52)

Wrapper: Dominican

Binder:…

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Added by Jason Meyers on April 30, 2019 at 5:25pm — No Comments


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Cigar News: Diesel Formally Announces Whiskey Row Sherry Cask

April 24, 2019--Diesel Cigars and Rabbit Hole Bourbon have reignited their partnership with Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask, a new, three-cigar collection shipping to all channels on June 3, 2019.

 

Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask is a cigar with epic depth and sublime flavor. Developed by Justin Andrews, blended by AJ Fernandez…

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Added by Trippopolis on April 26, 2019 at 1:17pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Last Wave Brewing Company Registers Label for Quiver: Strata

According to a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Point Pleasant Beach's Last Wave Brewing Company received approval on April 11th for a can label for Quiver IPA: Strata.

According to label art, "A Quiver refers to a surfer's collection of boards, each one there to handle different types of waves and conditions.…

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Added by Matt Ross on April 25, 2019 at 2:01pm — No Comments


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Booze News: Devil's Creek Brewery Debuting Caramel Apple Brown Cans for 3rd Anniversary

On Saturday, May 18th, Devil's Creek Brewery in Collingswood, NJ will be celebrating their 3rd Anniversary.  As part of the festivities, Devil's Creek will be debuting their Caramel Apple Brown Ale as part of the festivities.

In a filing with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Devil's Creek received approval on April 22nd for a…

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Added by Matt Ross on April 25, 2019 at 9:00am — No Comments


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Booze News: Icarus Brewing Company Releasing Two New Can Offerings This Week

Fresh on the heels of thier WTC Memorial fundraiser, Lakewood, NJ's Icarus Brewing Company is planning two new can releases this week.

First, Icarus is introducing a new version of Double Dry Hopped Not A…

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Added by Matt Ross on April 22, 2019 at 12:26pm — No Comments


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Review: GPC Cachitos

Global Premium Cigars Cachito

Size: 4.5 x 50…

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Added by 007MI6 on April 21, 2019 at 10:33am — No Comments


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Review: Hoyo La Amistad Black

Brand: Hoyo de Monterrey  

Line: La Amistad Black

Size: Rothschild (4.5 X 50)

Wrapper: Ecuadorian Sumatra Oscuro

Binder:…

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Added by Jason Meyers on April 17, 2019 at 12:24pm — No Comments

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