When Ernesto Perez-Carrillo, owner of EPC Cigar Co., released the Encore cigar line last year, he had two or three rollers in his factory making Encores.
Gregory Mottola visits Jochy Blanco's farm and factory, which produces brands like La Galera, Aging Room and La Matilde.
Editor Gregory Mottola visits the Navarrete Farm, owned by the Reyes family.
Editor Gregory Mottola tours Tabacalera de Garcia in the Dominican, where brands such as Romeo y Julieta, Montecristo and H. Upmann are rolled.
Editor Gregory Mottola talk about the contents of a gift bag that fellow cigar smokers would be much more interested in: The ProCigar Festival swag bag.
Greg Mottola on the history of the culebra cigar, including its appearance in a 1963 episode of “The Twilight Zone.”
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