Tag: Nicaragua


Crowned Heads JD Howard Reserve HR46

Crowned Heads announced their third cigar line in February call the JD Howard Reserve.  Named after Jesse James alias when he lived in Nashville, TN, where Crowned Heads is located, their new cigar is blended by EP Carrillo in their Tabacalera La Alianza S.A. factory in Santiago, Dominican Republic.  The JD Howard Reserve consists of a Brazilian […]

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Davidoff Nicaragua Toro – Contest time! – Winner Announced

Recently  I was invited by Davidoff to attend their launch party of their new cigar line, Davidoff Nicaragua, in New York City.  I went with my local shop owner, Paul Bertucci of The Cigar Shop in Biloxi, MS, as they are an appointed Davidoff White Label merchant.  We flew in Thursday morning for the event […]

Week in Smoke

Brian’s The Week In Smoke, Issue 27

It’s once time again for another issue of Brian’s The Week In Smoke. In case this is your first Week in Smoke, be advised that it covers many (though not necessarily all) of the cigars I’ve smoked in the past week (or the past month, or however long it has been since the last issue), […]

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Drew Estate Cigar Safari: Bourbon Barrel-Aged Tobacco

As a fan of bourbon, one of the things that most intrigued me about my recent trip to Nicaragua on Drew Estate’s Cigar Safari tour was something so experimental, there aren’t even pictures of white-banded cigars with code names floating around the gossipnet yet. In recesses of the Drew Estate compound there are a couple […]

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Diesel Unholy Cocktail (Short Ashes)

Last week I made mention in the Herrera Esteli Cigar Review that I was in attendance for the Cigars International Superstore Grand Opening in Hamburg, PA. What I didn’t mention was that while there, my wallet had a traumatic experience. I found myself walking around the store, placing cigars in my shopping basket, without a […]

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