Coming off of their Top 25 showing in Cigar Aficionado it is interesting to see Team La Gloria would sit tight and enjoy the success of Rabito de Cochino or step it up a notch. This year Team La Gloria shows off their Trunk Show Series with two cigars, Liga YG-23 and Liga LR-1. The feature they liked to show off was the die-cut smokeable band, something never before seen on a cigar. I know, you are wondering what a die-cut smokeable band is? The best I think I can describe it is like when you take a photo to a bakery and put it on a cake. Speaking with others at the show the opinions ranged from cheesy/gimmicky to innovative/cool. As always, the market will decide.
Road Show Interview with Jon Huber of Crowned Heads
In September, I was lucky enough to meet up with our friend, Jon Huber of Crowned Head Cigars, during one of their Roadshow events that happened to be at one of my local shops, Harbor Cigars, in Destin, FL. The event was standing room only with great cigars, great deals, and great food and drinks. […]
IPCPR 2019: Complete Digest
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!
IPCPR 2019: 19 Minutes with Pete Johnson
And of course, it wouldn’t be a trade show without the next installment of the Minutes With Pete Johnson. That’s right, it’s time to talk Tatuaje. We get started talking about the stealth release of the full-sized Chuck and Tiff, now with the proper Monster Series treatment. Then there’s Mexican Eperiment, with a limited runs […]