Nicaragua 2015

Nicaragua 2015

Our trip to Estelli to visit the AJ Fernandez factory and fields in February was a highlight of the winter. That it was 80° there while minus 30° here was the added bonus. AJ and his #1 guy Ricki were great hosts. We enjoyed way too much local rum and smoked many of...
Fall Cigar Dinner

Fall Cigar Dinner

Our November 4 dinner was attended 70 guests. A world class cigar menu teamed up with shrimp and calamari, salmon with tomato risotto and beef tenderloin you could cut with a fork, served in a spectacular fine dining environment. Add in some barola’s and cabs and the...
Summer 2014 Comes To An End

Summer 2014 Comes To An End

Sure the start of summer 2014 was nothing to write home about. But the weather in August and September was just fine and helped us enjoy the last few events before Fall kicked in. Our “patio” was always busy; there were some great new cigar releases; the Cigar Studio...
Colins Farewell Party

Colins Farewell Party

Go big or go home was our theme as we thanked Colin for 3.5 years of service. He and his wife Kiki are off to Stratford as she has a teaching job starting September. 40 guests and suppliers spent the night at Franks telling great stories about one of Cigar Studio’s...