Crowned Heads Cigar of the Month Party

Fri. Feb. 27 | 7-10pm “World Famous” Cigar Bar Gulf Coast Town Center Join us as we feature Remy Martin 1738 Cogancand we welcome back our friend Remy Martin’s Louis XIII, 2 lucky guests will win a shot of this unbelievable cognac.

EPC Core Line Maduro Review

Cigar Reviewed: EPC Core Line Maduro Country of Origin: Dominican Republic Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Binder: Dominican Filler: Dominican Republic and Nicaraguan Size: 5 7/8 Inches Ring Gauge: 52 Vitola: Club 52 MSRP: $7.31 Number of Cigars Smoked for Review: 2 Pre-light: The Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper is beautiful dark brown. The construction is excellent, the cigar […]

New Edge Habano from Rocky Patel

The Edge Habano from Rocky Patel has just arrived. This is the first Edge that is made in Rocky’s new factory in Nicuragua. This medium to full bodied cigar fits nicely in to the Edge line up between the Corojo and the Maduro. To celebrate the fourth version of Rocky’s Edge all of the Edge […]

April 2012 Cigar of the Month – 1929 Castiano

For the month of April The “World Famous” Cigar Bar is happy to feature the 1929 as our Cigar of the Month. The 1929 is a cigar made by Rocky Patel for our owner Rich Castiano and his father, Sal Castiano.  On a trip to Nicaragua Rich and his father Sal, along with our friend […]

March 2011 Cigar of the Month – Alec Bradley Maxx Connecticut

Country of Production:  Honduras Fillers:  Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, Columbia Binders:  Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rican, Columbia, Indonesia Wrappers:  Honduras, Nicaragua, Cameroon, Brazilian Maduro, Dom. Rep. This month we are featuring a new addition to the Alec Bradley line of cigars – The MAXX Connecticut. Alan Rubin, the founder of Alec Bradley, began in the cigar industry […]

Cigar of the Month for February 2011 – Gurkha Cigars

Country of Manufacture:  Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua Fillers:  Dominican, Nicaraguan, Connecticut, Peruvian, Indian, Columbian Binders:  Honduran, Camaroon, Nicaraguan, Dominican Wrappers:  Aged Connecticut, Costa Rican, Nicaraguan, Dominican Gurkha founder Kaisad Hansotia started in his family’s luxury watch business then transitioned to the cigar industry after a trip to the Far East.  While in Goa, India on […]

Cigar of the Month for January 2011 – Oliva Cigars

Country of Manufacture:  Nicaragua Fillers:  Nicaragua Ligero, Binders:  Nicaragua Habano, Wrappers:  Nicaraguan Broadleaf, Habano Sun Grown, Cameroon, Connecticut Broadleaf, Mexican Maduro The Oliva family started their tobacco legacy in 1886, Pinar Del Rio, Cuba.  Now 125 years later, the fourth-generation of the family has made the company the second largest producers of hand rolled cigars […]

December Cigar of the Month – Don Pepin Cigars

Country of Production:  Nicaragua Fillers:  Nicaragua Binders:  Nicaragua Wrappers:  Nicaragua This December 17th from 8-11pm, the “World Famous” Cigar Bar welcomes back the Don Pepin Garcia Cigar Company for our Holiday Cigar Party at the GulfCoastTownCenter.  If you have ever smoked a Nicaraguan cigar in the last decade, or a Cuban in the last 40 […]

October Cigar of the Month – EO Brand Cigars

Country of production: Nicaragua Fillers: Nicaragua Binders: Nicaragua, Mexico Wrappers: Nicaragua, Mexico, Ecuador As our summer ends and our short autumn cools down our temps, people start to get back into their “routines”. This October is a mix of familiar and unacquainted when we bring back our friend and co-owner of United Tobacco, EO Brand […]

Cigar of the Month September 2010 – Fonseca Cigars

Country of Origin:  Dominican Republic Fillers:  Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peruvian Binders:  Dominican Republic, Mexico Wrappers:  Dominican Republic Last month, the tobacconists of the “World Famous” Cigar Bar went back to New Orleans for the 78th annual IPCPR trade show.  Over four days, we sampled many, many cigars and picked out the best of the […]