Category: Store News

Cornell & Diehl

Cornell & Diehl’s Small Batch Carolina Red Flake w/ Perique (Production Date: September 2021)

As are things with all Limited Edition / Small Batch items, the supply is limited. The production of Cornell & Diehl’s Small Batch Carolina Red Flake w/ Perique (9/21 Edition) is limited to 15,000 2oz tins — that’s 1,875 pounds for the whole damn world.) More Information >>> It’s our experience that C&D’s Small Batch releases sell out fast, so…

CRT

Chesapeake Pipe & Cigar Is Now A Certified Retail Tobacconist

“Reverend” Mike Lohsl has successfully completed all the requirements for the designation Certified Retail Tobacconist (CRT) through Tobacconist University (TU). CRT’s are the world’s most prestigious and credentialed professional tobacconists. Tobacconist University is the first and only organization that educates and certifies professional tobacconists. TU is the exclusive educational curriculum for the Premium Cigar Association (PCA), the industry’s oldest and…

Cornell & Diehl

We Three Kings Limited Edition Is Back For 2021

Available starting September 3, 2021 For their 2021 Christmas blend, Cornell & Diehl has revived a classic, fan-favorite mixture that captures the aromas and flavors of the holidays yet encourages enjoyment all year round. Inspired by the first widely popular Christmas carol written in the U.S. (1857), We Three Kings alludes to the Magi who traveled to the nativity bearing…

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CRASH!

At 10:18 AM on Thursday, April 8th, a 2014 Ford Explorer found its way into the front of our retail shop in Annapolis, MD. The out of control vehicle rammed the right set of windows, continuing into the shop and destroying the work station where Jessie and Jonathan both work everyday. While we don’t open each day until 11 AM,…

The Big Payback

The Big Payback By Room 101

In March of 2012 — nine years ago — Cigar Press magazine featured a small group of what have typically been referred to as boutique cigar makers that had taken the industry by storm. Pete Johnson of Tatuaje, George Rico of Gran Habano, Dion Giolito of Illusione, Jonathan Drew of Drew Estates, John Huber of Crowned Heads all joined cult…

Fuego Verde by La Palina

Fuego Verde By La Palina

Fuego Verde aka Green Fire From the late 1950’s until the early 1970’s, “green” cigars were smoked by the billions in America. These green looking Candela wrapped cigars were so popular in the US that they were known as American Market Selection (English Market Selection cigars, which are shades of cream and brown, are today’s standards.) Today, the “green” cigar…