Leaf by James Release

June 7, 2018 — James Brown, owner of Fabrica Oveja Negra and Black Label Trading Co., is pleased to announce a collaboration with Jim “Island Jim” Robinson on the Leaf by James. This cigar is hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra. A Pre-Launch event...

Black Label Trading Co Announces Larger Factory

August 25, 2017 — Fabrica Oveja Negra is announcing its move to a larger freestanding facility at the entrance of Esteli, Nicaragua. The new building is located at the South entrance of Esteli, Nicaragua on the Panamerican Highway. Construction will be complete the...

Black Works Studio Boondock Saint Ships to Retailers

August 23, 2017— Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) is pleased to announce the shipment of the BOONDOCK SAINT to select retailers this week. “The Boondock Saint is a perfect example of a balanced cigar. The profile is rich, complex and bold, with tons of subtle flavors. The...

Ford on Fifth gets BLTC Deliverance Exclusive

Press Release: (Scottsdale, AZ) – Black Label Trading Co. in coordination with Ford on Fifth Cigars in Scottsdale, AZ is bringing back their original Deliverance brand. This highly coveted stick was one of the first in their Limited Edition lines. James Brown,...

Black Works Studio Green Hornet Review

Last year, Black Works Studio released the Killer Bee. We had the pleasure of smoking one at Oveja Negra while in Esteli, and to date it remains what I’d consider an excellent entry level cigar into Black Label Trading Company. Whereas the Killer Bee uses Ecuadorian Habano accents in the cap, the Green Hornet variation uses candela accents as well as a candela closed foot. The cigar also seems to be roughly half an inch longer than the original Killer Bee.

Black Works Studio NBK Review

On First glance, the NBK is visually unique and appealing. The firm medium-brown body has a soft box press and a closed foot. Seams? What seams? This thing is flawlessly constructed. Topping it all off is a pleasant woody espresso aroma.