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News: Viaje Launching a 2013 Version of the TNT and C-4

According to Cigar Coop it looks like Viaje is going to be releasing a 2013 version of the TNT and C-4. Both of these will be summer releases and model the previous releases of this cigars, which was confirmed by Viaje.

Below is directly from Cigar Coop's website.

The Viaje TNT was introduced in 2010.  The cigar has been a 6 1/4 x 54 Toro with a long…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 18, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments

News: Kristoff Releases Galerones Series

According a press release today on Cigar Aficionado Glen Case, owner of Kristoff Cigars, is planning to launch the Kristoff Galerones Series. There will be four cigars in Galerones Series, which will come in different sizes and use different tobaccos. The Galerones Series will be made by Abe Flores at his PDR Factory in Tamboril, Dominican Republic.

Below are quotes from Glen via…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 17, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Press Release: 2013 Chattanooga Tweet-Up and Cigar Festival

Summer is heating up and once the again those crazy folks from Burns Tobacconist in Chattanooga, Tennessee, are gearing up for what has been terms “Party of the Year” (or #POTY for those on Twitter). The 2013 Chattanooga Tweet-Up and Cigar Festival will be held on Thursday, August 1, through Saturday, August 3.

Thursday night we will be at Burns East (110 Jordan Drive, just off Interstate 75 at the Shallowford Road exit) for the Tweet-Up Kickoff Party, this year…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 13, 2013 at 8:12am — No Comments

Press Release: Camacho to launch new branding

PINELLAS PARK, FL (Wednesday, June 12th, 2013) –– Camacho, the world’s leading brand of bold cigars, today revealed one of the most brazen moves in their nearly fifty-year history. The brand is taking an aggressive stance on the future and aims to reset the bar for bold and full flavored cigars. Nearly all elements of Camacho have been intensified; starting with a bolder brand identity, a fierce assortment of revamped blends, stunning packaging, and an array of killer consumer experiences…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 12, 2013 at 8:00am — 5 Comments

Press Release: La Sirena to release Dubloon at IPCPR

June 7, 2013 (Miami, Fla.) – In a recent expedition to Lake Nicaragua, which archaeologists feel was once a large bay alongside the Pacific Ocean, a discovery was made. The dangerous mission to find treasures of the mermaid was met by sharks and other seemingly out of place aquatic animals. On the last day, in one of the deepest parts of the lake a cave was located with treasures of the mermaid.

Among these treasures was the Dubloon, a 7.25 x 56 Salomon. The name comes from the…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 10, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Press Release: Casa Miranda Chapter Two set to Release at IPCPR

Miami, FL June 6th, 2013 – Everybody loves a good sequel, and the Casa Miranda Chapter 2 is set to debut at IPCPR which is being held this year in Las Vegas, NV.

The follow up to the original which was made in Miami at the famed El Titan de Bronze, will be made at My Father Cigars S.A in Esteli, Nicaragua.

According to Jason Wood; VP of Miami Cigar & Company, “Just like any great novel, our story continues to gain momentum with the release of Chapter 2 at…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 7, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Breaking News: Moya Ruiz Launching Habano Blend at IPCPR 2013

Tonight on CigarChat Danny told Rob and I that they are planning to release a Nicaraguan puro with a Habano wrapper at IPCPR. Danny said it should be at a lower price point than their initial La Jugada Prieto with the Mexican SA wrapper.…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 6, 2013 at 7:39pm — No Comments

Press Release: LIMITED EDITION 601 LA BOMBA MADURO "WARHEAD" TO BE INTRODUCED AT IPCPR 2013

Hialeah Gardens, Florida (June 6, 2013) - Espinosa Premium Cigars is proud to announce they will be introducing a limited edition cigar for their full bodied 601 La Bomba line called "Warhead" at IPCPR this year.  This is the first time the 601 La Bomba line is offered with a Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper. The Warhead measures 6 1/2 inches by 54 ring and is semi-box pressed with the familiar fuse-like pig tail that is found on the 601 La Bomba line. "Although the wrapper is different,…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on June 6, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Dona Flor Teases New Cigar

Looks like Dona Flor has a new cigar in the works scheduled for Summer 2013.  The cigar is thus far called the Precioso (Precious) aka the P36 (I believe hinting at their 36 years in business).  Nothing else has been reported on the cigar thus far.  I've contacted Dona Flor for more information.  

For more information as soon as we get it and to check out the artwork in development for the Precioso project visit the full article at…

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Added by The Cigar Lector (Tony) on June 4, 2013 at 2:59pm — No Comments

News: The Nat Sherman 1930

As previously reported exclusively by Cigar Aficionado, Nat Sherman has announced a new release.  The Nat Sherman 1930 is to be offered in five sizes: Corona (5.5" x 42), Corona…

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Added by The Cigar Lector (Tony) on May 23, 2013 at 2:02pm — 6 Comments

Press Release: MOYA RUIZ CIGARS IS ADDING A 6 x 60 VITOLA TO LA JUGADA

May 17, 2013 (Miami, FL) - Moya Ruiz Cigars has announced they are adding a 6 x 60 vitola called Ancho to their La Jugada - Prieto line. The line is available in five sizes, Robusto (5 x 52), Belicoso (6-1/8 x 52), Toro (6 x 52), Doble Corona (7-1/2x49), and now Ancho (6 x 60).

The Ancho vitola is now available and ready to ship to retailers. It is presented in boxes of 20 cigars with an MSRP of $8.80 a cigar.

Moya Ruiz Cigars introduced their first cigar brand in late 2012…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on May 18, 2013 at 3:00pm — 7 Comments

Gurkha to Unveil Cellar Reserve Limitada at IPCPR

Gurkha has announced a new cigar to be unveiled at this year's IPCPR event.  The special edition Cellar Reserve Limitada builds on one of the companies most successful cigar lines and has established itself as a flagship cigar in the Gurkha portfolio.  The Cellar Reserve Limitada is said to be an encore…

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Added by The Cigar Lector (Tony) on May 17, 2013 at 10:30am — 6 Comments

Press Release: LA GLORIA CUBANA TO LAUNCH ITS FIRST NICARAGUAN CIGARS

La Gloria Cubana® is making a bold departure from its Dominican roots with the launch of two new Nicaraguan collections, the first-ever La Glorias to have Nicaragua as the country of origin. Both expressions will mark the expansion of the top-selling Serie R line which started the large ring, full flavor craze back in 1999.

According to Michael Giannini, General Cigar’s director of innovation, “When Serie R debuted, we established a market for bold cigars, and inspired other…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on May 15, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments


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BOTL.org Forum Set For More Limited Edition Releases

On Saturday, BOTL.org Forum Owner Eric announced that two productions were being worked on for 2013 release.

First, the return of the very first BOTL™ cigar from 2010 - the…

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Added by Matt Ross on May 10, 2013 at 12:58pm — 4 Comments

Cuba Fights Australia's Plain Packaging Act

 

Australia has passed some of the world’s toughest laws on the labeling of cigars, cigarettes and other tobacco products.  The Australian law, known as the Tobacco Plain Packaging Act, prohibits the use of logos, brand imagery, promotional text and strictly regulates the use of brand names.…

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Added by The Cigar Lector (Tony) on May 7, 2013 at 3:08pm — 8 Comments

La Palina to release Second Goldie - The Laguito No. 5

Goldie Drell Paley, the namesake of La Palina cigars, was the wife of Samuel Paley, who founded the company in 1896. Bill Paley, Sam’s grandson and current owner, created The La Palina Collection Goldie to celebrate the history, contributions and accomplishments of women in the cigar…

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Added by The Cigarmy (Kip) on April 25, 2013 at 12:27pm — 2 Comments

Press Release: Macanudo Sponsors Big Break Mexico

Macanudo®, America’s best-selling premium cigar brand, is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Golf Channel’s hit series Big Break. The reality competition’s 19th season, called Big Break Mexico, premieres on Monday, May 13 at 9 PM ET.

Alan Willner, vice president of marketing for General Cigar, parent company of Macanudo said, “Whether on the course or at the 19th hole, bonding with friends through golf often includes the enjoyment of a fine cigar. Aligning Macanudo to Big Break,…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on April 24, 2013 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

News: Nomad Cigar Company To Release Nicaraguan Cigar At IPCPR

Fred Rewey, founder and president of Nomad Cigar Company, formally announced the introduction of a Nicaraguan blended cigar to the Nomad family. The Nomad Estelí LE Lot 1386 will be released in July at IPCPR with future blends later in the year.

Until now, Nomad’s entire production has been limited to Dominican Republic. The move of expanding the line to include Nicaraguan tobacco seemed a natural one.

In keeping in line with Nomad’s philosophy, the release will have a few…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on April 23, 2013 at 9:30am — 3 Comments

News: Senate Bill 772 Introduced to Protect Premium Tobacco Industry from FDA Regulation

Washington, DC- Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) introduced S. 772 on April 18th.  The bill aims to "to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration’s jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars.”

The bill already has four additional cosponsors: Senator Robert Casey…

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Added by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on April 19, 2013 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: CIGARCHAT JOINS CIGAR FEDERATION TV!

For immediate release:

CigarFederation.com, the premiere social networking website for cigar aficionados, announces the addition of CigarChat to its weekly live show lineup. The show will be aired exclusively on Cigar Federation every Thursday beginning April 18 at 4pm PST.

CigarChat is co-hosted and  co-founded by Robby Rasmussen and Logan Lawler. The industry insight and humorous dynamic between Rob and Logan have quickly propelled the…

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Added by Cigar Federation on April 12, 2013 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

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