La Dueña Review

Brand: Miami Cigar Co.                Country: Nicaragua
Size: Petit Robusto 4.5 x 52         Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf
Price: $7.50 ( Buy )                No. Smoked: 2

La Dueña Review

The Label Factor:

On tonights episode of Learning Spanish Through Cigar Smoking; we’re taking a look at the word “Dueña”. Not be confused with “sueño”, meaning “dream,” “La Dueña” means “the owner.” In this case, referring to Janny Garcia, the daughter of legendary blender Don Pepin Garcia. The label displays a white silhouette of a woman, presumable Janny, and really pops against the dark chocolate Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper. Will the La Dueña be the cigar of your sueños? Stay tuned!

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La Sirena Review

Brand: Miami Cigar Co & Pepin Garcia       Country:  Nicaragua
   Size: Divine 5.5″ x 52                               Wrapper:  Connecticut Broadleaf
 Price: $10.00

La Sirena

The Label Factor:

The La Sirena’s label is pretty rad. Its non-traditional shape is interesting without being gimmicky and it’s unique without trying too hard just to be different. It definitely has some shelf appeal. In fact, I was strolling through the humidor of my local B&M and asked my non-cigar smoking fiance to pick out any cigar, and I would smoke it and review it. She was almost immediately drawn to the La Sirena –presumably because of the label. I wonder if Miami Cigar Co and Pepin Garcia had focus groups in an attempt to attract the under thirty female demographic…. Hey guys, it worked.

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