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The Nuts Newsworthy Notes! H. Upmann, Nat Cicco, Torano Cigars, Davidoff, Fuente, Cuba USA, Sewer Duck

Yeah yeah yeah, I know – I have taken a couple weeks off of the news but it is all for good reasons – – kinda. Either way, I hope you all are ready for another installment of The Nuts Newsworthy Notes! Looks like the H. Upmann name is back in the legal processes – the company was ‘started’ December 17th, 1912 in America and has been under the ownership of Altidas since then and has recently renewed the legal rights to the H. Upmann name. But – it does…

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News: 15th Habanos Festival Prices

I am sure you are all quickly realizing that I have a thing for Cuban cigars, and their annual festival. Included below is the pricing list ( for those of us in the US, for educational purposes only – haha ) and the different events that you can sign up for. I have to admit tho, I had no idea that Habanos S.A. brought in this kind of money just from admissions! Enough rambling, onto the important stuff!

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News: 15TH HABANOS FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED!

Hell yeah everyone! Its almost that time! For those of you who know and those who will find out, I have a borderline obsessive attraction to Habanos S.A. – from their festivals, to their cigars, to their humidors to just the ‘experience’ of the festival. One thing on my bucket list is to go to one Habanos Festival before I die. Here’s to wishing right!? Included below is their official press release – what about you all, would you go if you could?! From Tuesday February 26th to Saturday March…

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Cigar Review: Tatuaje Apocalypse

Size: Salomon – 5 1/4″ x48/52 Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Binder and Filler: Nicaraguan Strength: Full Price: ~ $9.00 USD each ( $135 a box ) Behind The Stick: As much as I like to give a quick synopsis of a cigar, a little background history and what have ya – I really think that the press release that Smoke Inn put out covers the entire blend to a T. I was also one of the lucky people who got the old Anarchy band, so I removed it for sake of…

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Cigar Review: Royal Jamaican Oro Rojo

Size: 6 x 52 ( Toro ) Wrapper: Nicaraguan Binder and Filler: Nicaragua, Honduras and Jamaica Strength: Medium Price: ~ $3.50 Behind The Stick: Yes yes – this is a cigar that is created by Altidas – another one of those ‘love em or hate em’ companies. The Dominican constructed, Nicaraguan, Honduran and Jamaican blend carries the name ‘Royal Jamaica’ due in part to its contents, a not so common Jamaican tobacco while the Oro Rojo means ‘red gold’ in Spanish which may have come into play due to the…

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