Cigar Reviews: CLE Aladino

Wrapper: Honduran Binder: Honduran Filler: Honduran Vitola: 5 x 50 Robusto Brand: CLE CigarNoise Price Range: $8 – $10 Availability: Regular Production Source: IPCPR 2016 CLE Aladino – Opening Thoughts I was completely unfamiliar with the CLE Aladino, but...

Cigar Reviews: Villiger Colorado

Wrapper: Jalapa Colorado Binder: Esteli Habano, Ometepe Habano Filler: Jamastran Habano, Esteli Corojo, Esteli Criollo, Ometepe Habano Vitola: Corona 5 1/2 x 44 Brand: Villiger Factory: Undisclosed Source: IPCPR 2016 CigarNoise Price Range: $8 – $10...

Cordoba & Morales Finca Santa Fe Review

Wrapper: Criollo 98 Binder: Undisclosed Filler: Undisclosed Vitola: Toro (6 x 52) Brand: Cordoba & Morales CigarNoise Price Range: $20-$24 Source: IPCPR 2016 Cordoba & Morales Finca Santa Fe – Opening Thoughts The Cordoba & Morales Finca Santa Fe...

IPCPR Recap – Day 4

We’ve come to the fourth and final day of IPCPR. It’s a short day, with the floor only open from 9-1. Most business has been done before Thursday, and the show is pretty dead. There aren’t many retailers, and many of the manufacturers don’t...

IPCPR Recap – Day 3

On to day 3! As a reminder, these recaps are intended to be more of a highlight reel than a play-by-play. Not everything is included. Feel free to reach out with any questions though! rich@cigarnoise.com Noxio Cigars & Flor y Nata After having missed each other...

IPCPR Recap – Day 2

I started day 2 by smoking a Serino Royale Medio in my hotel room. Nice cigar! I didn’t realize there were still smoking hotel rooms out there, so God Bless Vegas. I managed to set the smoke alarm off, so off I went to the show floor to see what there was to...

IPCPR Recap – Day 1, Part 2

Yesterday’s wrap-up of Day 1 didn’t include everything from the day, so let’s keep going! Emilio Cigars Emilio has two new cigars coming out. The first is the Cavatina, which was made as a collaboration with James Brown of Black Label Trading Co /...

IPCPR Recap – Day 1, Part 1

I feel very lucky to attend this year’s IPCPR trade show for CigarNoise.com. The show brings together manufacturers and retailers to discuss and sell new products, and it’s a good relationship-builder too. There is a staggering amount of cigar knowledge in...