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The Year of the Ecuadorian Wrapper

Q: How do you make a cigar wrapper taste better? A: Grow it in Ecuador! OK, call it in – it’s over.  I can guarantee one of the hottest cigars of the year will feature a Ecuadorian wrapper.  Why?  Because … Continue reading

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Manufacturer’s Spotlight – Don Pepin Garcia

There is no one cigar maker more popular than Don “Pepin” Jose Garcia… or busier!   His tiny little shop in Little Havana has exploded into several factories in Nicaragua and more brand names and collaborations than you can shake a … Continue reading

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Manufacturer Spotlight – Arturo Fuente

A name that is recognized all over the world, led by two of the most renowned blenders/manufacturers in the business, Carlos Fuente Sr. and Carlos “Carlito” Fuente Jr.  This is the name behind the Hemingway and the Opus, which is … Continue reading

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