Rocky Patel

From Legal Briefs to Tobacco Leaves: Rocky Patel’s Rise in the Cigar World

Rocky Patel is a well-known name in the cigar industry, and since last year, their reputation received an extra boost because Cigar Aficionado selected their sixty-anniversary cigar as number 2...

Published February 2024

Rocky Patel Release Trio of Year of the Dragon Cigars and Announces Ambitious Expansion with State-of-the-Art Factory in Nicaragua

During Puro Sabor, Nicaragua’s cigar festival, Rocky Patel dropped some news. A new, thee-cigar, limited edition and a brand-new factory in Nicaragua. Year of the Dragon Include Rocky Patel in...

Published January 2024

Rocky Patel Unveils Opulent Releases: Meet the $100 Conviction and Flavor-Infused Dark Star

Rocky Patel has recently introduced two of his latest cigar brands to retail shops, marking a significant milestone with one of them being the most expensive cigar he has ever...

Published December 2023

Unveiling Opulence: Rocky Patel’s Conviction Redefines Luxury in Cigar Smoking

Rocky Patel, renowned for his diverse range of cigars sourced from across the Americas, introduces a cigar like never before with the launch of Conviction—an unprecedented and luxurious addition to...

Published December 2023

Rocky Patel Launches Dark Star: A Stellar Blend with Paraguayan Twist

Rocky Patel introduces the Dark Star, a noteworthy addition to their repertoire despite its relatively modest wrapper darkness. What sets this cigar apart is the incorporation of a filler tobacco...

Published November 2023

Rocky Patel Strikes Exclusive Distribution Deal with Gesinta Group, Unveiling Premium Cigars in Spain

Rocky Patel has recently forged an exclusive distribution alliance with the prominent Spanish conglomerate, Gesinta Group. The Gesinta Group is renowned for its association with distinguished cigar brands such as...

Published October 2023

Rocky Patel Unveils Diverse Cigar Offerings: From Budget-Friendly Bundles to Luxury Blends

At the PCA Convention & Trade Show, Rocky Patel Premium Cigars showed off three new lines, like they do almost every year. And the releases vary from the cheapest Rocky...

Published July 2023

Phillips & King is Giving a Hero’s Welcome to Rocky Patel Olde World Reserve

This highly desired cigar is returning to the premium cigar category 10 years after its initial release, and is now being exclusively distributed by Phillips & King as of late...

Published October 2022

Hamlet Paredes Parted Ways with Rocky Patel Premium Cigars, Inc.

Hamlet Paredes, the famed Cuban cigar roller parted ways with Rocky Patel Premium Cigars, Inc. late last month. He will join Bond Roberts, an auction platform by Friends of Habanos...

Published September 2022

Rocky Patel Releases TAA Exclusive Cigars

Rocky Patel releases TAA exclusive cigars. This year it will be a tweaked Rocky Patel Decade where the Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper is replaced by a Honduran Habano wrapper. The rest...

Published May 2022

Rocky Patel Smokin’ the north tour

Rocky Patel Smokin’ the north tour. Kolja Kukuk, the Managing Director Europe for Rocky Patel Premium Cigars is taking an epic road trip. Not that the distance is more than...

Published June 2021

A new birthday cigar for Rocky Patel

A new birthday cigar for Rocky Patel. Not for the first time in his career, Rocky Patel celebrates his birthday with a new cigar. He did the same for his...

Published May 2021

New Zealand Gets the First Official Rocky Patel Shipment

Last year, the only importer and distributor for premium cigars from new world countries in New Zealand and Rocky Patel Cigars made an agreement. Canteros would start importing Rocky Patel...

Published January 2021

Rocky Patel Opens an Online Art Gallery

It is the first international art gallery solely dedicated to the artistry of premium handmade cigars. Cigars and art aren’t new to each other, but a dedicated online art gallery...

Published December 2020

Rocky Patel replies to false accusations

Rocky Patel replies to false accusations. Over the last two weeks, Rocky Patel has received some gars critique on social media. It started when Patel was tagged in a Facebook...

Published July 2020

Rocky Patel releasing another winter collection

Rocky Patel releasing another winter collection. It’s the third installment of the Winter Collection and the first one released in 8 years. The first Rocky Patel Winter Collection saw the...

Published July 2020

Special Edition of Rocky Patel Special Edition

Special Edition of Rocky Patel Special Edition for The Netherlands. In 2016, Rocky Patel introduced the Rocky Patel Special Edition. A line made exclusively for brick & mortar shops, not...

Published July 2020

Rocky Patel celebrates his 25th anniversary

Rocky Patel celebrates his 25th anniversary in the cigar industry. In 1995 entertainment lawyer Rakesh Patel, better known as Rocky Patel, decided to change careers. As an entertainment lawyer, he...

Published June 2020

First Rocky Patel shipment for New Zealand

First Rocky Patel shipment for New Zealand. Earlier this year, Rocky Patel Premium Cigars and Canteros agreed to a distribution partnership where the latter would be the official distributor for...

Published June 2020

Rocky Patel available in New Zealand

Rocky Patel available in New Zealand. The sole distributor for Non-Cuban cigars signed an exclusive distribution agreement with the large independent cigar brand. Canteros owner Grant Ovenden confirmed that the...

Published May 2020

Cigar importer and producers help Dutch tobacconists

Cigar importer and producers help Dutch tobacconists. The largest independent importer of premium handmade cigars, Longfiller Company, is helping Dutch tobacconists through the covid-19 crisis. And they are doing that...

Published April 2020

Rocky Patel ALR second edition launched

Rocky Patel ALR second edition launched both in the United States and International. The ‘Aged, Limited and Rare’ cigars were introduced last year at the IPCPR for the United States...

Published October 2019

CSWC changes cigar supplier

CSWC changes cigar supplier. For the last few years, the biggest cigar competition in the world was supplied by Scandinavian Tobacco Group. The official cigar for the Cigar Smoking World...

Published September 2019

New Rocky Patel cigars for Cigaragua

New Rocky Patel cigars for Cigaragua. At the IPCPR Trade show last month, Rocky Patel showed off a few new cigars. The Dutch distributor for The Netherlands, Sasja van Horssen,...

Published July 2019

Finally a cigar event in Australia

Rocky Patel is coming to Australia, and that’s a rarity since it’s the first time in several decades that a well-known cigar manufacturer comes down under. The event will take...

Published January 2019

Mexican Rocky Patel events

Christopher Mey, director of global business development from Rocky Patel Premium Cigars is in Mexico at the moment for a couple of events. Tonight, November 27th, Mey will be at...

Published November 2018

Rocky Patel Grand Reserve in Europe

Rocky Patel Grand Reserva in Europe. Last week, at the Intertabac trade show, Rocky Patel Premium Cigars showed a new line. A line with the name the Grand Reserva. This...

Published September 2018

Intertabac 2018 Rocky Patel Premium Cigars

Intertabac 2018 Rocky Patel Premium Cigars. No other than Rocky Patel himself takes time for us. He shows the visitors the brand new Grand Reserve. This cigar is exclusive to...

Published September 2018

The Netherlands will get Rocky Patel Grand Reserve

The Netherlands will get Rocky Patel Grand Reserve. This is a new blend from Rocky Patel. The release is less than a week old. The introduction took place at Intertabac...

Published September 2018

Hamlet Paredes event in Den Bosch

Hamlet Paredes event in Den Bosch. This Wednesday, September 26, the world-famous cigar master Hamlet Paredes will be displaying his skills at the Van Dalen Cigars shop in Den Bosch,...

Published September 2018