Cigar News

  1. In 2020, Alec and Bradley Rubin, sons of Alec Bradley President Alan Rubin, would launch their third national blend into the market known as Kintsugi. Kintsugi is a form of Japanese art that is used on broken pottery where it is reconstructed back together with gold or silver lacquer. The reconstructed item is considered an […]
  2. Joya de Nicaragua’s Dos Cientos, a commemorative limited edition cigar to celebrate the celebrate the bicentennial of Central America’s independence from the Spanish Empire, is on its way to retailers. The cigar is shipping after a couple of months of delay due to materials and logistics problems. “This year we have faced enormous challenges … […]
  3. Cohiba Blue, a line designed to bring cigar enthusiasts into the Cohiba brand at an affordable price point, has announced a new 7 x 70 line extension. The new 7 x 70 offering is the sixth size in the Cohiba Blue line, and it’s the first 7 x 70 to be introduced into the Cohiba […]
  4. Altadis USA has announced it is releasing the Montecristo Collector Series Humidor. It’s a limited-edition humidor set that is aimed at the serious Montecristo Cigar Enthusiast. The launch of the humidor will coincide with the 2022 Tobacconists Association of America (TAA) convention being held October 24-28 in La Romana, Dominican Republic – the hometown of […]
  5. Perdomo Cigars’ CEO Nick Perdomo will tell you he doesn’t do a lot in the way of new releases, but 2020 would be a different story. In 2020, Perdomo decided to replace the Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Champagne Noir and Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Champagne Sun Grown with two new cigars. These cigars would be […]
  6.   This month Maya Selva Cigars will unveil a cigar paying homage to the upcoming Year of the Tiger in the Chinese Zodiac, the Flor de Selva Año del Tigre 2022 Limited Edition. This is the fifth consecutive year Maya Selva Cigars has created a limited edition cigar for the Chinese New Year (although 2021’s […]
  7. Drew Estate has announced it will be releasing a second Freestyle Live Event kit. The kit will contain what the company called “three ultra-premium cigars” (unbanded) along with a Freestyle Live-branded cutter, lighter, and tumbler. The cigars represent a new brand that will be unveiled during the “Freestyle Live: Special Edition” show on Nov. 11 […]
  8.   On Prime Time Jukebox Episode 53, it’s our second installment of Dave and Coop “The Alphabet Series” – a series of shows where we cover songs devoted to a particular letter. Today we go with the letter “B”. Our goal with this show is to use this opportunity cover a number of genres, bands, deep […]
  9. Each week, I have the opportunity to produce the news segment for KMA Talk Radio. On the Cigar Coop “blog,” we will now post replays of the shows the week following the date the show is aired. On October 9th, 2021 Steve Saka, Owner of Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust was the special guest. Catch the […]
  10. For Episode 204, we welcome Leroy & Janelle Lamar and Peter Gross of ATL Cigar Co to our program. ATL Cigar Co is a brand that has been gaining traction in the southeast, and recently the company has struck a partnership with Tabacalera Pichardo to produce their latest cigar. We’ll look at the team from […]