Category: Cigar News

La Aurora ADN Dominicano Blending Seminar — Friday, August 18, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM

La Aurora’s Master Blender, Manuel Inoa will be joining us here at Chesapeake Pipe & Cigar, Friday, August 18, 2017 from 6 PM till 9 PM. During his brief time with us, Manuel will be introducing us to his new signature ADN Dominicano Blending Seminar. ADN (which is DNA in Spanish,) Dominicano begins with tobacco fermented in an extremely rare…

UPCOMING RELEASES FROM MIAMI CIGAR & LA AURORA

Miami Cigar / La Aurora has released a Cameroon wrapped cigar in their value priced Time Capsule Series. This blend commemorates the year La Aurora opened — 1903. The 1903 Cameroon joins the 1987 Connecticut and 1962 Corojo. Several months ago, I got to sample a La Aurora cigar that really wasn’t on their US product release schedule for 2017.…

Rocky Patel Restock

We’ve recently restocked several selections from Rocky Patel: Edge Maduro Edge Corojo Edge Sumatra Edge Habano Edge Lite Ray Lewis #52 Vintage 1990 Vintage 1992 Vintage 1999 Vintage 2003 Decade Cameroon In addition to these more popular Rocky Patel products, we can special order anything from their portfolio.  

Broken Web Site

After a set of updates by our web host company, there are several ‘broken’ links, photos that won’t render and alike. We are working on fixing everything ASAP. If you can’t find what you need, feel free to email or call us. — Reverend Mike

Cellophane & Your Cigars

Why are a majority of the cigars on the market today wrapped in cellophane and what, if anything, does that mean to you? The primary reasons manufacturers go to the expense and trouble to wrap each cigar in it’s own cellophane cocoon is mostly based on protection of the cigar from damage. On the journey that cigar takes from the…

Perdomo Habano Bourbon Barrel Aged

For those that have been fans of Perdomo for a while, the name Perdomo Habano isn’t new. But, the Perdomo Habano Bourbon Barrel Aged is! Perdomo introduced this latest iteration of their Habano line at the IPCPR Tobacco Show in July 2015. They began to ship to a handful of retailers in October of 2015 and have been steadily increasing…

NEW! La Aurora 1961 & 1987

La Aurora, the Dominican Republic’s oldest cigar factory, has just released two new cigars that we’re very excited about — La Aurora 1961 and La Aurora 1987. La Aurora 1961 The 1961 features a Dominican corojo wrapper over an Ecuadorian binder and fillers from the Cibao Valley in the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. These tobaccos come together to produce a…