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Master Blenders: Eladio Diaz, Davidoff Cigars Master Blender/Director of Quality

When it comes to blending for the premiere luxury cigar brand, Eladio Diaz is focused on consistency and knowing what pleases the Davidoff smoker's palate. Come to the DR and catch the Master at work: get the how & why of making Davidoff cigars, and whether he’ll ever add Cuban tobacco to his bag of tricks. Watch now!
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Master Blenders: Nestor Plasencia Jr., VP of Plasencia Tobacco, S.A. (2018)

You hear a lot about "passion" in the cigar industry, and few people are more passionate about tobacco than Nestor Plasencia. In this impromptu podcast Nestor explains how he and his team created the 93-rated Alma Fuerte (#9 cigar of the year), the key differences between Honduran and Nicaraguan tobacco, and more.
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Master Blenders: Alan Rubin, President/CEO of Alec Bradley Cigars

Alan Rubin, with his sons, Alec and Bradley, speak about how Alec Bradley Cigars has made their mark. We talk about the leading cigars in the AB stable, how the boys are contributing to their father's business, the new Black Market Estelí and Prensado Lost Art cigars, and much more. Alec Bradley fans: give it a listen.
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5 Cigars That Made My Career: Jonathan Drew

Jonathan Drew got his start selling cigars from a 16 sq. ft. kiosk in the World Trade Center Mall. Today, Drew Estate is one of the biggest premium cigar operations in Nicaragua, home to such illustrious cigar brands as ACID and Liga Privada. See the 5 cigars JD says are most responsible for his success – and why.
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Master Blenders: Robert Holt of Southern Draw Cigars

Hear Southern Draw Cigars Robert Holt talk about his hottest new cigars; plus why commitment to God, family & country are part of his Southern Draw vision.
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5 Cigars That Made My Career: Nick Perdomo

Nick Perdomo reveals the 5 cigars that had the biggest influence over him and his career, and made the Perdomo brand the household name that it is today!
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Master Blenders: Rafael Nodal of Boutique Blends Cigars/Altadis U.S.A

Cigar Advisor Podcast: Rafael Nodal, Founder of Boutique Blends Cigars and Head of Product...
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Harvesting Broadleaf Wrapper Tobacco in Connecticut

Join us to see the harvest of a Broadleaf wrapper tobacco crop, and learn why Broadleaf is still one of the most popular leaves of blenders and smokers.
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Master Blenders: Jon Huber & Mike Conder of Crowned Heads Cigars

Jon Huber and Mike Conder discuss their marketing philosophy and approach to the cigar business - plus some inside info on making Crowned Heads cigars!
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Master Blenders: Christian Eiroa, Founder & President of CLE Cigars (2017)

Christian Eiroa, founder of CLE Cigars, returns to chat about Honduras, his new cigar releases, FDA headaches, why retrohaling matters, and more. Listen now!
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