Team Cigar Review: Ventura Case Study 02 Robusto

Team Cigar Review: Ventura Case Study 02 Robusto

I enjoyed the rich and robust flavors of the cigar that had the power and strength to match. Given this as our first Case Study (and successful one at that), I am now very interested to see what other cigars Ventura has dug up at other aging rooms.

Cigar News: Quesada and The Cigar Shop Team Up for Oktoberfest Bayern

Cigar News: Quesada and The Cigar Shop Team Up for Oktoberfest Bayern

This year, in conjunction with Carolina-based retailer The Cigar Shop, Quesada Cigars is releasing a unique Triangular size of the Oktoberfest known as the Bayern. This new size will be a limited production and will be available exclusively through The Cigar Shop.

Personal Cigar Review: Plasencia Alma del Campo Guajiro

Personal Cigar Review: Plasencia Alma del Campo Guajiro

This sophomore release from Plasencia is the best cigar they have released year to date. The flavor profile is complex with a nice bit of depth and it has this great medium-full body and strength level throughout. Why the company did not have their own brand years ago baffles me, but I am glad they are here now.

Team Cigar Review: Joya Black by Joya de Nicaragua Nocturno

Team Cigar Review: Joya Black by Joya de Nicaragua Nocturno

This is a cigar that has a darker profile but not necessarily high in strength. It's something that fits perfect as an after dinner cigar. I could see myself smoking this fairly frequently and I think fans of this flavor profile would as well. If you haven't tried it, it's well worth your time to check out.

Team Cigar Review: Camacho Nicaraguan Barrel Aged Toro

Team Cigar Review: Camacho Nicaraguan Barrel Aged Toro

In some samples, the rum barrels are more pronounced and those tend to be sweeter and creamier, but even samples which are less pronounced still deliver that flavor at a softer, less sweet level. This is really an enjoyable cigar that you need to spend some time on.

Cigar News: Oveja Negra Relocating to Larger Facility

The new building is located at the South entrance of Esteli, Nicaragua on the Panamerican Highway. Construction will be complete the first of October to include a large production area, tobacco storage facility, state of the art aging room, retail store, cigar lounge and exhibition space.

Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Louisiana Barn Smoker

Ticket price includes access to the Barn Smoker Event, a tour of the farm and food and drinks. Included is a coupon to redeem for the cigars below for an additional $10 which will be available at the event to each attendee.