Exclusive: EloGio Cigars Announces Excentrico No.2 and Robusto Limitada

EloGio LogoWichita, Kansas – EloGio Cigars will introduce two (2) new cigars to their portfolio for 2013 – both of which will be on display at this year’s IPCPR Trade Show and Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Known as an exclusive boutique / independent company steeped in rich Cuban tradition, brand owner Nabil Sabbah sat down with Leaf and Grape and discussed the following details of these new releases.

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Cigar News: My Uzi Weighs A Ton 7×70

MUWAT LogoDrew Estate Chairman, Jonathan Drew (via his Instagram account) shared a short video clip of the all-new My Uzi Weighs A Ton 7×70 – which is expected to be released later this Summer.

This all-new 7×70 marks the 7th vitola to be added to the MUWAT line, following on the heals of January’s #6 vitola – the Digital Son 6 (retail exclusive for Outland Cigars) and the #5 vitola called +11.



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For those of you keeping track, the other 6 MUWAT vitolas are as follows:

  • My Uzi Weighs A Ton 5×60
  • My Uzi Weighs A Ton 6×60
  • My Uzi Weighs A Ton 7×60
  • My Uzi Weighs A Ton Bait Fish (EF)
  • My Uzi Weighs A Ton +11
  • My Uzi Weighs A ton Digital Son 6
  • Construction:
  • Size: 7 x 70
  • Shape: Toro Gorda
  • Wrapper: Mexican San Andres
  • Binder: Connecticut Broadleaf
  • Filler: Brazilian Mata Fina Oscuro and Nicaraguan
  • Strength: Medium

Source:  Information for this release came from Jonathan Drew’s Instagram account.

Cigar News: Torano Family Cigar Announces Vault D-042

Vault D-042Toraño Family’s Blend D-042 from the Vault Now Ready!  Fourth-generation cigar and tobacco producers, Toraño Family Cigar Company, has introduced its second Vault premium cigar.  The new handmade Blend D-042 joins the top-rated Vault Blend A-008 which was launched in 2011. Continue reading

Cigar News: Torano Family Announces New Exodus Finite

Exodus FiniteToraño Family Cigar Company is releasing just 3,000 boxes of Exodus Finite, their latest boutique cigar.  The cigar is a true puro, not seen from Toraño for many years.  Hand-made in Nicaragua, Finite contains only Nicaraguan tobaccos from four different growing regions … their diverse flavor profiles enhance the balance and harmony between them. Continue reading

Cigar News: Aging Room M21 “ffortissimo”

M21 ffortissimoMiami, FL – The Boutique Blends Cigars Company recently announced an upcoming new cigar under their Aging Room Small Batch line. Joining the ranks of the M356, Havao and Quattro is the all-new M21 “ffortissimo”. M21 comes from the actual date the blend was finalized – Monday, January 21, 2013. Fortissimo is a musical term used to denote the musical dynamic of ff. (a double-F meaning “very loud”) According to brand owner Rafael Nodal; “ffortissimo is a very powerful cigar, perhaps the most full body cigar to come out of the D.R., but with tremendous balance and flavor.”

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News: IPCPR Tables Trade Show Consumer Day

IPCPRThe International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) had plans to unveil two new events at this year’s upcoming 2013 Annual Trade Show and Convention:  1) open the show-room floor for to the general public during the last day of the trade show; 2) host a celebrity roasting event. Continue reading

News: Tatuaje Tattoo 2013 Edition Coming Soon?

Tatuaje Tattoo 2013On February 2nd, 2013 a picture of cigar bands for what we believe to be the all-new 2013 Tatuaje Tattoo was posted on Tatuaje Cigar’s Facebook page.

In an online post about the Tattoo bands, Tatuaje Cigars said the new version would be a new size, and possibly a new blend as well but it was too early to tell.  An exact date for the release is not yet known at this time. Continue reading

News: Alec Bradley Dirty Hooligan Renamed to Filthy Hooligan

Alec Bradley Filthy HooliganAlec Bradley Cigars has announced a name change for their upcoming spring release. The Black Market Candela – originally referred to as the Alec Bradley Dirty Hooligan – will now be called the Alec Bradley Filthy Hooligan. Continue reading