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Cigar News: Crux Launches Union Fire Exclusive for Famous Smoke Shop

Cigar News: Crux Launches Union Fire Exclusive for Famous Smoke Shop

The name Union Fire pays homage to the Union Fire Company. It was a volunteer fire department in Philadelphia, formed with the assistance of Benjamin Franklin in 1736. Known as the “Bucket Brigage,” it was the very first such fire company in the colonies.

Cigar News: Montecristo Announces Espada Oscuro

Cigar News: Montecristo Announces Espada Oscuro

Like the original Montecristo Espada, the Montecristo Espada Oscuro is a Nicaraguan Puro. However, in addition to the excellent Nicaraguan tobaccos used for the binder and filler it also includes an extremely rare and well-aged Habano Rosado Oscuro wrapper.

Cigar News: Diesel Announces Whiskey Row Sherry Cask

Cigar News: Diesel Announces Whiskey Row Sherry Cask

Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask is a cigar with epic depth and sublime flavor. Developed by Justin Andrews, blended by AJ Fernandez and handcrafted at Tabacalera AJ Fernandez in Esteli, Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask features Nicaraguan-aged tobaccos cultivated on three continents.

Cigar News: First Series Unidas Release Announced as Collaboration Between United Cigars and Hammer + Sickle

Cigar News: First Series Unidas Release Announced as Collaboration Between United Cigars and Hammer + Sickle

United Cigars announces the launch of a new collaboration series shipping in May. Series Unidas has been a work in progress for many years, the idea of a collaboration between United Cigars and other cigar brands seemed to be a natural next step after the success of their Firecracker Limited Releases. This was one that was close to their hearts and had to be the launch collaboration.

Cigar News: Alan Rubin Acquires Lars Tetens Brands

Cigar News: Alan Rubin Acquires Lars Tetens Brands

Alan Rubin, Alec Bradley Cigar Co. founder, announced today his acquisition of Lars Tetens Brands. The acquisition now creates a partnership between the two cigar makers, Lars Tetens and Alan Rubin; as well as a working partnership between Alan Rubin, Alec Bradley Cigar Co. and Lars Tetens Brands. Lars Tetens Cigars will now solely be distributed by Alec Bradley Cigar Co.