Aaron Loomis

Cigar News: Robaina Tobacco Family Partners with Burmese Tobacco Trading Company

The Burmese Tobacco Trading Company is the brainchild of the Huang family, a prominent Chinese-American group of business owners. Together with Robaina family engineers, they discovered promising land in Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar (Burma) that is very similar to the tobacco farmlands of Pinar del Rio, Cuba.

Team Cigar Review: Island Lifestyle Aged Reserve Series Sun Grown Toro

Team Cigar Review: Island Lifestyle Aged Reserve Series Sun Grown Toro

The Island Lifestyle Aged Reserve Series Sun Grown Toro is a nice, flavorful cigar that allows you to just focus on those flavors. I'm very interested in trying the other lines now and would say this is one I'll gladly smoke more of and something worthwhile to check out to see if you agree.

Cigar News: Royal Agio Cigars U.S.A. Corporate Headquarters Opens Doors

As part of Royal Agio Cigars’ strengthening commitment to the U.S. market and related establishment of their new U.S. headquarters, Drew Estate & Royal Agio Cigars will officially end the U.S. distribution agreement on December 18, 2017. The existing, successful distribution partnership in Europe will continue uninterrupted.

Cigar Editorial: When is a 90 not a 90 – The Opinions

As a follow up to our article reporting the data on how various media outlets utilize the 100 point scoring system for cigar reviews, I wanted to post a follow up article with my opinions on how the system is used and a few related thoughts.

Cigar News: Southern Draw and Famous Partner On New QuickDraw Vitola

Southern Draw Cigars proudly announces a new addition to their QuickDraw line of cigars: a Corona Gorda (5x46), now available in 25-count boxes Famous Smoke Shop “committed on the spot” for the exclusive opportunity to collaborate on the new QuickDraw, now available.

Team Cigar Review: Dapper El Borracho Natural Toro

Team Cigar Review: Dapper El Borracho Natural Toro

The Dapper El Borracho Natural Toro was a good introduction to the brand for me. This one has me looking forward to the other lines the company offers. Strength was a bit above medium, so most smokers should be fine with it. I could see this cigar pairing well with a peated whisky. The cigar is well worth a try to see if you find a new brand that can earn some room in your humidor.