Laranja Reserva

Coming out of the 2014 IPCPR show last month, it was quickly apparent that the majority of manufacturers were focused on two wrapper varieties: Mexican San Andrés and Ecuadorian Connecticut. Which made it all the more shocking to find Espinosa Premium Cigars’ new flagship smoke sporting a wrapper to the…

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Boutique Blends La Bohéme

La Boheme is latest line of cigars to be released by Boutique Blends Cigars. Boutique Blends also produces Aging Room and Swag cigar brands. President of Boutique Blends, Rafael Nodal, was at this year’s IPCPR trade show to unveil a number of his latest creations, one being La Boheme. The…

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How to Repair a Damaged Cigar

Okay cigar fanatics, here’s the quick-and-dirty info on keeping those prized stogies in peek performing condition. Because whether you’re new to cigars or are an old pro, we’ve all experienced the headache of a damaged cigar. Whether your cigars arrived damaged out of the box, suffer from improper storage, or maybe…

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Black Label Trading Company Morphine

Black Label Trading Company is relatively new to the cigar industry. Established in 2013 with 6 cigars under their portfolio all ranging from medium to full. Black Label’s philosophy is to create truly small batch cigars in limited quantities, this allows them to treat their creation with attention to detail,…

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Carpe Noctem

Carpe Noctem, a Latin phrase meaning “Seize the Night.” This is a new cigar by Gary Griffith from Emilio Cigars due to release any day now. For those of you who may not know, not only is Gary Griffith a boutique brand owner, he is the man behind the House…

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Sindicato Cigars Giveaway

UPDATE: Another great contest has come and gone. Like all the other Cigar Dojo contests we recieved thousands of entries, some amazing and others not so amazing. But we appreciate all the entries and it was very difficult for us to pick the winners. Winning the grand prize this week…

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Surrogates Satin Glove

Surrogates, a brand that is owned and distributed by L’Atelier Imports, has always maintained a certain air of mystery throughout the cigar world. When first released, the brand was made specially for Ohio retailer New Havana Cigars as an affordable alternative to today’s increasingly popular limited edition cigars. The original…

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2014 Cigar Dojo Vegas BASH recap

This year we once again held our annual Cigar Dojo Las Vegas BASH at En Fuego Cigar Bar and it was bigger and better than ever. Folks from all over the world as well as dozens of people from the cigar industry showed up to hand out samples and mingle with…

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