Archive for the Product Spotlight Category

CAO Esteli Toro TAA 2018

CAO Esteli TAA Exclusive 2018 with Rick Rodriguez

Typically one would begin an article like this with a catchy sentence called a hook that grabs the reader’s attention, but not today. If you’ve had the good fortune to meet Rick Rodriguez of CAO Cigars, you know he’s a living, breathing example of that concept; his charm and charisma hook your attention the instant […]

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Fratello Cigars

Fratello Cigars: More Than Just Rocket Science!

If you’re a cigar smoker that appreciates great cigars, created with passion and quality and you haven’t yet come across Fratello, pay attention to what follows. We recently caught up with former NASA employee, Omar de Frais, Owner of Fratello Cigars, to chat about his brand, what’s going on right now and what is in store. Much of the focus has […]

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Montecristo Morning

It’s a dreary Thursday morning out; the type of overcast that makes everything in the world seem grey and dull. A misty rain is falling. You know the type: not quite enough rain to warrant turning on your windshield wipers but enough to obscure your vision. That kind. I was up late last night, though […]

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The History Behind RoMa Craft Tobac and Emerson’s Cigars!

For those that don’t know the story of RoMa Craft Tobac, we are going to entertain you with a brief history lesson about the brand, including the tie between Emerson’s Cigars and RoMa Craft Tobac. The name RoMa Craft is a blend of the 2 names behind the brand, Mike Rosales (Ro) and Skip Martin […]

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Cigar Review: Davidoff Nicaragua Box Pressed Robusto

When Davidoff Nicaragua was first introduced in 2013, it was meant to give something to the cigar smokers who wanted a more full bodied Davidoff smoking experience. The use of the Nicaraguan tobacco not only gave an increase of flavor, but also an increase of strength and was a huge success for Davidoff. Fast forward […]

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La Palina TAA Exclusive

Pre-Release Cigar Review: La Palina “Bill’s Blend” TAA Exclusive

La Palina started over a century ago and had a 30 year run before the founder, Samuel Paley, retired and thus ended the first run of La Palina. Fast forward to 2010 and the brand was brought back to market by Samuel’s grandson, Bill Paley. Since the brand’s resurrection, the new lines that Bill Paley […]

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Herrera Esteli TAA Exclusive

Cigar Review: Herrera Esteli TAA Exclusive

Today I will be reviewing a pre-release sample of the Herrera Esteli TAA Exclusive. For those who aren’t familiar, the “TAA” refers to the Tobacconists’ Association of America, which is a group of over 80 cigar retailers who meet yearly for a trade show to discuss various issues facing the cigar industry. The Herrera Esteli […]

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New Arrivals

Now Available At Emerson’s Cigars!

We are 2 months in to the New Year and the new cigars are flowing steadily in the doors at Emerson’s Cigars. Here are a few new cigars we have recently added to our humidors! First up is the highly praised LG Small Batch No. 6 is now available at Emerson’s Cigars and only in […]

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