PDR

PDR Cigars Rebrands the Connecticut River Valley Line

PDR has been rebranding and revamping all of its lines in the last two years and now the Connecticut Valley River gets a new packaging and a more powerful blend....

Published April 2022

PDR is changing all its packaging

PDR is changing all its packaging. In recent months, we wrote about the packaging of PDR cigars a few times. Slowly all of the PDR lines, including the A. Flores...

Published July 2021

Changes at PDR Cigars

Changes at PDR Cigars. Abe Flores, the owner of PDR Cigars, changes the meaning of the acronym PDR, and reblends the El Criollito line. Both to show more pride in...

Published June 2021

Hiram & Solomon collaborates with Cigars for Warriors

Hiram & Solomon collaborates with Cigars for Warriors. The masonic cigar brand and the charity Operation Cigars for Warriors are releasing a cigar that will only be available at Cigar...

Published April 2021

PDR reblends El Trovador

PDR reblends El Trovador and updates packaging. Abe Flores used the time during the covid-19 pandemic to reblend the El Trovador Rosado and El Trovador Maduro. And the packaging of...

Published March 2021

Hiram & Solomon is Releasing the Curamus

Hiram & Solomon is releasing the Curamus. It is a new edition to the core line, yet the original release only comes in 450 boxes. The Masonic brand crafted this...

Published March 2021

PDR Releases Tweaked PDR 1878

PDR releases tweaked PDR 1878. PDR owner Abe Flores reblended the PDR 1878 line and gave it a new name. The new name is PDR 1878 Recordando a Santiago. That...

Published December 2020

PDR releases a small batch of aged cigars

PDR releases a small batch of aged cigars. And there is a nice story behind the new PDR Small Batch Exclusive. Apparently, the cigars are from 2014. Abe Flores was...

Published October 2020

Dominican manufacturers approved for the Chinese market

Dominican manufacturers approved for the Chinese market. In November of 2019, China Tobacco hosted the first-ever Cigar Expo in the Asian country. But before the two-day trade show, a delegation of...

Published September 2020

Interview with Abe Flores

Interview with Abe Flores. Last week, we had the pleasure to interview Abe Flores. Flores is the co-owner of the Blue Star Cigar Factory in Tamboril, Dominican Republic. And the...

Published September 2020

PDR releasing a reblended A Flores CVR

PDR releasing a reblended A Flores CVR. CVR stands for Connecticut Valley Reserve, and that tells us where the wrapper comes from. From the United States. From the Connecticut River...

Published July 2020

Abe Flores releasing new size on Dutch Big Smoke

Abe Flores releasing new size on Dutch Big Smoke. The double magnum of his El Trovador brand will be included in the line up of the Dutch Big Smoke. That...

Published July 2019

PDR launches new website

A few weeks ago, J.C. Newman launched a new website, and now PDR cigars launched their new website as well. The sleek website has an overview of all the different...

Published February 2019

Double Magnum A. Flores 1975 for The Netherlands

At the Dutch Big Smoke, a few weeks ago, PDR launched the A. Flores 1975 Double Magnum 6×60. The cigar will be available in three wrappers, maduro, corojo and sun...

Published October 2018