On Tuesday, an article was posted for Bloomberg Businessweek entitled "Five Reasons You Should Go To Nicaragua Right Now". Coming in at #4 is Casa Favilli, the National Heritage protected building that was purchased last year by Mombacho and restored it to its former glory, but with a state of the art cigar manufacturing facility to make the Mombacho, Tierra…Continue
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Oktoberfest 2015 is fast approaching and to celebrate this year’s festival the Quesada Family has put together events throughout the U.S. and Canada during the Fall featuring their Oktoberfest brand. Special give-aways with purchase at the events will include Oktoberfest mugs, torch lighters and Quesada ashtrays. The brand has also been updated with new designs of its band and packaging and for this year’s edition two Limited Edition Nicaraguan Oktoberfest puros were added.…
GRANADA, NICARAGUA – June 1, 2015 – Granada based Mombacho Cigars S.A. (Mombacho) announced today that it has terminated its distribution agreement with RoMa Craft Tobac and will be working with Key Enterprises Inc. (Key) out of Pittsburgh, PA, the distributors for the Leaf by Oscar and Island Jim brands.
“Distribution is a vital part of the supply chain and key to our ability to service our growing retail accounts across the US,” said Shar Broumand, Global President for Mombacho…
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June 5, 2015 (Miami, FL) – MoyaRuiz Cigars is proud to announce their 2015 limited edition release, The Chinese Finger Trap. Production on this project will be limited to only 1,000 boxes. Each box will feature 10 cigars in a 6x50 Toro size.
Danny Moya, co-founder of MoyaRuiz Cigars explained the concept…
June 4th, 2015 - Fratello Cigars sent out an email announcement this morning for the Fratello Bianco release.
June 3, 2015 — Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the second release of MORPHINE: Hand crafted in Esteli at Fabrica Oveja Negra.Continue
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Emilio Cigars is proud to announce Spencer McGuire as the new Emilio Brand Manager.
“Spencer is a new face to most in this industry, but he has been working behind the scenes for a while.” noted owner Scott Zucca. “After meeting him and getting to know him, I knew he was the person to bring Emilio Cigars into the future.”
McGuire will begin immediately with an extensive travel and event schedule across the United States.
“I’m honored to be a part of the Emilio Cigars…Continue
ROBERTO P. DURAN PREMIUM CIGARS MAKES BOLD ANNOUCEMENT
LEGENDARY CUBAN CIGAR BLENDER CRISTANO “SANTO” CARDENAS JOINS AS MASTER BLENDER
(Miami, Florida) May 26, 2015— Roberto Pelayo Duran is…Continue
QUESADA CIGARS TO DISTRIBUTE MATILDE
Quesada Cigars is proud to announce as of June 1st it will become the exclusive US distributor for Jose Sejas’ Matilde brand. The Matilde Renacer line has been met with great acclaim since its launch in 2014, with the Corona being awarded 92 points by Cigar Aficionado magazine and taking #19 in the Top 25 Cigars of 2014.…Continue
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Hialeah Gardens, Florida (May 22, 2015) - Six years after its initial release, Erik Espinosa of Espinosa Premium Cigars has announced that the "Murcielago" will fly again and should be landing in humidors nationwide after it is re-debut at the 2015 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show in July. …Continue
MILAN, ITALY – May 20, 2015 – Granada based Mombacho Cigars S.A. (Mombacho) announced today that its Master Blender Claudio Sgroi will be in Italy for the next two weeks showcasing the company’s cigars as part of Expo Milano 2015. The 2015 World Expo will be taking place in Milan this year, with over 50 million visitors from around the world expected. The company’s Liga Maestro and Mombacho cigar brands will be on display over the next few weeks at a variety of…Continue
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A lot of the best discoveries in history have been the culmination of happy accidents. In the vein of that fact, there was a quiet trip to Santiago in the late summer of 2014 taken by Tony Bellatto (@bellatto), the co-owner of La Barba Cigars, Geno Bellatto and Matt "Cupcakes" Waris (@mattycupcakes) to the Ventura cigar factory, which was intended as a follow up to the initial blending trip for the "purple" release for the company. However, something unexpected and brilliant happened when…Continue
Miami, FL – Drew Estate announced today that their new “Pope of Greenwich Village” cigar would be available for pre-order via Smoke Inn’s website on Monday, May 18th at 12pm EST. The new cigar is part of Smoke Inn’s Microblend series and will be available exclusively through Smoke Inn’s South Florida-based retail stores and website at http://smokeinn.com.…Continue
Palm Desert, CA: Bombay Tobak... creating their MBombay Brand of cigars, is truly focused on Flavorforward blends. After receiving much success with their Connecticut Classic and Corojo Oscuro lines, they have decided to “shoot the gap” with a medium bodied, flavor-packed cigar designed once more to tantalize the palate! The MBombay HABANO is WELCOMED into their Core Line Portfolio!…
Mombacho Cigars S.A. releases Liga Maestro to select US retailers
GRANADA, NICARAGUA – April 28, 2015 – Granada based Mombacho Cigars S.A. (Mombacho) announced today that it has released a highly limited quantity of its Liga Maestro line in the US. Originally developed for the Italian market, Liga Maestro will be sold through a select number of US retailers in the…Continue
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