Cuba Rica and Costa Rica, say that 10 times fast. This week on The Cigar Authority we interview Stephen Adib from Cuba Rica and smoke the new Limitada in the first hour and the Barrabas in the second hour.
We step into the Aging Room with Old Fart Freddy, Dive in the the Asylum with Mr. Jonathan, and get Debonaire with Chuck Morrison before looking at the tweets of the week from Recluse Cigars.
All that and Cigar News with Barry in a week that saw a lot of change before finally hearing from David Garofalo on how his blind tasting went for Cigar Journal Magazine.
Today on The Cigar Authority we smoke the new Herochi Robania from Cubanacan in the first how and we debut a new segment with the Question of the Week.
We also look into measuring success of small companies plus David Garofalo discusses his blind taste reviews for Cigar Journal magazine.
In the second hour Mr. J, Chuck and Barry get blind taste tested from the boss, can we guess what we are smoking. Also we get Debonaire, Go in the Aging Room and check out the Asylum...
Dr. Gaby Kafie of Kafie 1901 Cigars joins the show as a guest from Miami, Florida where we will discuss how he went from a surgeon to a cigar manufacturer.
Also, we will smoke the new Avo No. 2 and find out which one of us got named to a tasting panel for Cigar Journal magazine.
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Come join The Cigar Authority as we welcome Henke Kelner Jr, live in studio from Salem, New Hampshire as we discuss what is new from him and his factory. We will kick the New Year off with what is guaranteed to be the best show of 2015 to date.
We go inside the Aging Room with Old Fart Freddy; Inside the Aging Room with Mr. Jonathan, Debonaire with Chuck Morrison and Bad News Barry has the latest Cigar News,and so much more!
An interview with Jorge Padron became a family affair as patriarch Jose Orlando Padron joins us with Jorge Padron's brother Orlando. We discuss 50 years of Padron Cigars and what the new Cuban relationship with the USA means for them and the tobacco industry.
The Cigar Authority pulls out the crystal ball as we try and predict the Top 10 Cigars by Cigar Aficionado. Join the #1 Cigar Podcast with over 1 million downloads this calendar year as we are joined by Victor Vitale of Legacy Brands.
We also have the Classic 3-Way, Cigar News, Old Fart Freddy in the Aging Room and we get Debonaire with Chuck Morrison before taking a trip in to the Asylum.
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This week The Cigar Authority takes a look at some of the world's most expensive cigars. We also update the FDA News and take a look at cigars that just missed being a contender for Cigar of the Year and we smoke our top Limited Edition cigars from 2014.
It's that time of the year, where The Cigar Authority announces the contenders of Cigar of the Year. On hand was the reigning champion, Erich Hanson brand owner for Hammer + Sickle. His cigar Icon, held the title for 2013. Tune in to find out wha the contenders for 2014 are....
Steve Saka joins us live as we talk about his future and the Drew Estate sale to Swisher. Plus we reveal the winner of the Blind Taste Test 2014.