• Cigar News: Crowned Heads Will Debut “CHG (Crowned Heads Court) Serie E” at 2021 PCA
    by bostonjimmie on June 23, 2021 at 10:03 pm

    Crowned Heads announced today, that it will debut “CHG (Crowned Heads Court) Serie E” at the upcoming 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show to be held in Las Vegas, July 9-13. The CHG Serie E blend was sonically inspired by the instrumental rock guitar solo, “Eruption,” performed by Eddie Van Halen, from the album, “Van Read more about Cigar News: Crowned Heads Will Debut “CHG (Crowned Heads Court) Serie E” at 2021 PCA

  • Cigar News: Protocol Cigars adds Gordo Line Extension to Protocol “Blue” Line
    by bostonjimmie on June 23, 2021 at 9:45 pm

    Protocol Cigars is pleased to announce a (6 x 60) Gordo line extension in the Protocol “Blue” Line debuting at the 2021 PCA Trade Show. The Protocol “Blue,” which it has unofficially been referred as, was the first release for Protocol Cigars back in 2015. The original Protocol line is offered in a 6 x Read more about Cigar News: Protocol Cigars adds Gordo Line Extension to Protocol “Blue” Line

  • TAA Confirms Fall 2021, Spring 2022 In Person Meetings
    by Charlie Minato on June 23, 2021 at 7:16 pm

    The Tobacconists’ Association of America, Ltd. (TAA) has announced its next two meetings, both of which will be held in person. From Oct. 24-28, the TAA will host a fall version of its annual TAA Meeting & Convention at Casa de Campo in La Romana, Dominican Republic. This will mark the first time the group The post TAA Confirms Fall 2021, Spring 2022 In Person Meetings appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Protocol Blue Line Getting 6 x 60 at PCA 2021
    by Patrick Lagreid on June 23, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Cubariqueño Cigar Co. will be giving its Protocol line a beefy new vitola at the 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, as the company has announced the upcoming release of a 6 x 60 gordo vitola. The Protocol Blue, as it has come to be referred to, was the company’s first release back in 2015, The post Protocol Blue Line Getting 6 x 60 at PCA 2021 appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Drunk Chicken Cigars Adding Egg-Treme at PCA 2021
    by Charlie Minato on June 23, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    At next month’s 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, Drunk Chicken Cigars will be showing off a regular production version of a new line called Egg-Treme. It will debut in a 5 x 50 robusto that uses a Nicaraguan habano wrapper over an Ecuadorian binder and fillers from the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. The company The post Drunk Chicken Cigars Adding Egg-Treme at PCA 2021 appeared first on halfwheel.

  • CHC Serie E Debuting at PCA 2021
    by Charlie Minato on June 23, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    The Crowned Heads Court Reserve XVIII will get a follow-up release. Next month, Crowned Heads will show off its new CHC Serie E, short for Crowned Heads Court and Eruption. Like so many of the company’s releases, it’s inspired by music, in this case, Eddie Van Halen’s guitar solo from the song “Eruption.” “I listened The post CHC Serie E Debuting at PCA 2021 appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Reintroduction Of Legislation To Save Premium Cigars
    by Press Release on June 23, 2021 at 1:57 pm

    It would exclude handcrafted premium cigars from FDA’s regulation of cigarettes and other tobacco products.

  • Bill Seeking Premium Cigar Exemption from FDA Regulations Introduced Again in House of Representatives
    by Charlie Minato on June 22, 2021 at 10:45 pm

    Last week, Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., introduced H.R.3982, another bill aimed at exempting premium cigars from FDA regulations. It’s a companion bill to S.438—which was introduced in the Senate in February—and another in a long line of bills that call for “premium” cigars to be exempted from regulations by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration The post Bill Seeking Premium Cigar Exemption from FDA Regulations Introduced Again in House of Representatives appeared first on halfwheel.

  • ACE Prime to Release Fiat Lux at PCA 2021
    by Patrick Lagreid on June 22, 2021 at 9:58 pm

    ACE Prime has announced the Fiat Lux by Luciano, its second release slated for the 2021 PCA Convention & Trade Show, which will join the company’s Luciano line and become the first core offering under that header. The cigar uses a high-priming Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper over a Nicaraguan-grown binder and filler, the latter of which comes The post ACE Prime to Release Fiat Lux at PCA 2021 appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Quai d’Orsay Baalbeck, Ramón Allones Phoenicio 40 Arriving This Week
    by Patrick Lagreid on June 22, 2021 at 9:13 pm

    Delays in the release of Edición Regional cigars has become fairly common, but for two cigars headed to the Middle East, the delays have been compounded by not only the COVID-19 pandemic, but by civil unrest in Lebanon, pushing them back roughly two years from their original release schedule. But now, the Quai d’Orsay Baalbeck The post Quai d’Orsay Baalbeck, Ramón Allones Phoenicio 40 Arriving This Week appeared first on halfwheel.