A rose by any other name is still a rose…whether you refer to them as SAG Imports, MATASA, Quesada or Casa Magna its hard to ignore their cigars. The Casa Magnus Domus Magnus was my 2011 Cigar of The Year and they make a yearly appearance in that life style magazine we all hate to love or is that love to hate? Ever since I smoked the Domus, I’ve been sampling all things made by MATASA. It is actually hard to believe that after six years of Stogie Review we haven’t spent much time on the cigars made by the Quesada family or even had any kind of interview. Luckily my “remarks” on my Domus Magnus review caught the attention of Terence Reilly. Terence is part of the 5th Generation of the Quesada family who, along with the other members of his generation, convinced patriarch Manuel Quesada to release such blends as the Quesada Oktoberfest and the Q d’etat lines. Terence was kind enough to sit down and talk all things Quesada while visiting The Humidour Cigar Shoppe in Cockeysville MD.
And now, our coverage of IPCPR 2019 is complete. We hope you have enjoyed the videos. As is tradition, here is our complete list of interviews for your convenience. Enjoy! Now it’s time to get back to our regular cigar review programming. Have a fine weekend and a fine cigar!
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