Monthly Archives: March 2019
Arturo Fuente Opus X Lost City; A Cigar Born in Hollywood
The Arturo Fuente Opus X Lost City; a phenomenal cigar, with a unique origin story. The cigars origin is intertwined with the bright lights of Hollywood. In early 2004 production of the movie The Lost City began; featuring the actor/ director Andy Garcia. The film focuses on a family attempting to navigate the pitfalls of life during the Castro revolution on the island of Cuba. The film was set to be shot in the Dominican Republic. During an early location scout, Garcia was introduced to Carlito Fuente. The two hit it off, and the Fuente family and the Chateau de la Fuente became an integral part of the production of the film.
The movies most pivotal, and emotional scene was set to be filmed within a tobacco field; the main issue with this was that production was set for the growing offseason. The Fuente family in response
Posted: March 26, 2019
As Davidoff continues to pave the way in the Cigar Industry, we are happy to announce that Regency Cigar Emporium will be one of the nations first retailers to carry the new Limited Edition Robusto Real Especiales 7. The new robusto offering from Davidoff is a rerelease of the iconic blend from 2004 that featured a total of 7 different tobaccos and was rewarded 99 points, on a 100 point scale from the respected cigar publication Halfwheel. The cigar features a beautiful Habano seed wrapper grown in Ecuador, which delivers a balanced and complex start with notes of earth and wood with a walnut finish on the tongue. As the cigar continues flavors progress into a peak of salted caramel, cream, lemon and milk coffee and deliver a delightful experience like no other that manages to remain complex and smooth due to the several different aged tobaccos from the Dominican Republic. Davidoff prides themselves on delivering cigar smoking experiences that are second to none and has said
The Davidoff Chefs Edition is now back in stock at Regency Cigar! Originally released in 2016, The Chefs Edition is a collaboration between Davidoff and a panel featuring some of the world’s top chefs with each boasting at least one Michelin star. The 2018 Chefs Edition was created by Thomas Keller, Alvin Leung, Klaus Erfort, Heiko Nieder, and Shaun Rankin. With 15 Michelin stars, these top chefs have come up with one of Davidoff’s tastiest cigars ever released. Medium to full in body, the Chef starts off on the earthy side with a white pepper and cashew like creaminess. This savory combination is followed up with notes of pitted fruit, espresso, lemongrass, and anise. It doesn’t take a master blender to recognize the complexity of this exceptional offering. Not only are these cigars tasty, but also limited edition. With just 5,000 boxes of 10 being produced, only 2,500 will be made available in the United States. Get your hands on these fine cigars while you still can!
In 2018, Tatuaje reached a milestone of 15 years crafting some of the best and most sought after cigars on the planet. To mark this very special ocassion, Pete Johnson released two 15th Anniversary sizes; Belicoso Fino (5 ½ x 52) and Torpedo Grande (6 ½ x 52). Each size is available in a Rosado Claro or Rosado Oscuro wrapper, each offering drastic nuances.
The Rosado Claro version is a medium bodied cigar with notes of oak, leather, almonds, and cream. Subsequently, the Rosado Oscuro delivers a bolder experience with dark chocolate and espresso notes while also offering a cinnamon type of spice: Rich and Decadent.
Truly this is the most refined Tatuaje on the market edging in on Padron territory. An absolute must-try for fans of Nicaraguan tobacco. While these may be regular production cigars, orders are filling up fast. Do not miss your chance to enjoy the best cigar Tatuaje has produced at Regency Cigar!
Posted: March 11, 2019
The newest release in Davidoff’s Winston Churchill lineup has arrived at Regency Cigar! Introducing the Limited Edition 2019 The Traveller Robusto. This 5 x 50 powerhouse features a Dominican wrapper over a Mexican binder, with Nicaraguan and Dominican fillers. This little cigar packs a punch!
The cigar starts off with heavy notes of cedar wood and a hot pepper type of heat before settling into a warm, nutty, and toasty rhythm leaving rich notes of espresso and cocoa linger on your palate. Considering the complex range of flavors present, the cigar remains incredibly smooth and balanced as you would expect from a Davidoff.
In addition to 10 exceptional cigars, your box of Davidoff Winston Churchill Traveller also features a compartment for a boveda humidipak transforming t