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Cigar Oasis - The Leader in Cigar Humidification Since 1997

Cigar Oasis - The Leader in Cigar Humidification Since 1997

IPCPR 2018 | Drew Estate

Drew Estate once again came to IPCPR with a ton of new cigar releases across their various brands. The company sported a very similar booth to last year with a centralized water tower doubling as a bar where trade show attendees could sample various cocktails made with John Drew Brands.

Liga Privada

Drew Estate Liga Privada 10 Year Aniversario

This cigar was made to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Liga Privada line and is limited to only 1,000 boxes of 10 cigars.

-Wrapper: Connecticut Criollo
-Binder: Mexican San Andres Negro
-Filler: Nicaraguan & Honduran
Toro 6 x 52 – $17.90 (Boxes of 10 – $179)

Robusto, Corona Doble, and Torpedo sizes will be available in the future after additional crop harvests.

Liga Privada H99 Connecticut Corojo

The other hot news in the world of Liga, the H99 is the newest regular production line since 2009. It’s a fresh addition to a famed collection of cigars. I got to try one, and it’s definitely worth stocking up on.

-Wrapper: Connecticut Corojo
-Binder: Mexican San Andres Negro
-Filler: Nicaraguan & Honduran
Toro 6 x 52 – $14.33 (Box of 24 – $343.92)

6 x 52 toro size. Pricing is set at $14.33 per cigar or $343.92 per box of 24.

Liga Privada No. 9 & T52 Size Additions

The famed No. 9 and T52 Liga Privada lines have been expanded to now offer the following sizes.

Corona Viva 6 x 46 – $12.10 (Boxes of 24 – $290.40)
Short Panatela 4 1/2 x 40 – $9.18 (Boxes of 24 – $220.32)
Petit Corona 4 1/4 x 46 – $10.01 (Boxes of 24 – $240.24)

Nasty Fritas

Liga Privada Unico Serie Nasty Fritas

Like the Papas Fritas, the Nasty Fritas filler tobacco incorporates left over tobacco leaves that are short cut through the manufacture of Liga Privada No. 9 and Liga Privada T52 cigars.

-Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Oscuro
-Binder: Brazilian Mata Fina
-Filler: Nicaraguan & Honduran
4 x 52 – $6.50 (Boxes of 50 – $325.00)

Herrera Esteli

Herrera Esteli Brazilian Maduro

-Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Oscuro
-Binder: Brazilian Mata Fina
-Filler: Nicaraguan
Robusto Grande 5 1/4 x 52 – $9.12 (Boxes of 25 – $227.94)
Toro Especial 6 x 52 – (Boxes of 25 – $241.94)
Lonsdale 6 x 44 – (Boxes of 25 – $231.94)
Fino 6 x 52 (Boxes of 25 – $269.94)
Short Corona Gorda 5 7/8 x 46 MSRP $203.94

Additionally, all Herrera Esteli lines have been re-branded to offer more uniformity.

Kentucky Fire Cured Sweets

The smoky blend that is KFC now sees an addition with a sweetened version.

-Wrapper: Mexican San Andres (sweetened tip)
-Binder: Kentucky Fire Cured
-Filler: Nicaraguan
Fat Molly 5 x 56 – $6.20 (Soft Pack of 10 – $62.00)
Just a Friend 6 X 52 – $7.20 (Soft Pack of 10 – $72.00)
Chunky 4 x 46 – $5 (Soft Pack of 10 – $50.00)

Drew Estate Isla del Sol

Isla del Sol Maduro

The coffee-infused Isla del Sol line sees a Maduro-wrapped offering.

-Wrapper: Nicaraguan
-Binder: Nicaraguan
-Filler: Nicaraguan
Robusto 5 x 52 – $5 (Boxes of 10 – $50)
Toro 6 x 52 – $5.40 (Boxes of 10 – $54)
Gran Corona 5 x 44 – $4.60 (Boxes of 10 – $46)
Churchill 7 x 50 – $5.80 (Boxes of 10 – $58)

The Isla del Sol Sun Grown line will also now be offered in a 6 x 60 Gordito vitola and come packed in a 16 Count Box with an MSRP of $91.52.

Drew Estate Tins

Drew Estate Tins

Drew Estate Mini Tower

Additional Tins

A variety of new tins (and cardboard “tins”) made their way to the DE lineup this year. They focused on the budget-conscious side of things. DE also introduced smaller, more retailer-friendly versions of their water tower displays. Below are the newest offerings.

Undercrown Sun Grown Coronets (4×32) MSRP $90 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $18 per tin, shipping November 2018
Deadwood Baby Jane (4×32) MSRP $90 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $18 per tin, shipping November 2018
La Vieja Habana Maduro Bomberito (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
La Vieja Habana Shade Bomberito (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
La Vieja Habana Habano Bomberito (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
Isla del Sol Sun Grown Breve (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
Isla del Sol Maduro Breve (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
Ambrosia Clove Tikis (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
Kentucky Fire Cured Sweet Ponies (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping July 2018
Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang Ponies (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping November 2018
Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang Sweet Ponies (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping November 2018
JOYA Black (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
JOYA Red (4×32) MSRP $65 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $13 per tin, shipping September 2018
Joya de Nicaragua Antano (4×32) MSRP $90 / 50ct sleeve, MSRP $18 per tin, shipping February 2019

John Drew Brands

All the artistic spirits from John Drew Brands were once again on display in the center of the Drew Estate booth with a variety of cocktails on the house. Yes, we tried them all. Yes, they were all great!

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