Check out this interview with Ron Melendi of De La Concha about the store’s new house cigar. You can read the whole story over on Luxist.
JetBlue‘s recent Twitter contest cut my way! I scored free travel and got a hell of a story out of it. Now I just need to pick a destination. Any ideas?
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I love the work that’s been going on at impromptu art gallery 25CPW. There have been some excellent shows passing through the empty retail space at W 62nd St and Central Park West. It’s been great to see some art on the Upper West Side … finally!
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On my trip to Nicaragua last month, I had the opportunity to tour Pepin Garcia’s My Father cigar factory, wher some of my favorite sticks are made. Above, you’ll see Ron Melendi of De La Concha, where I hang out, trying his hand at the craft.
This sign actually did stop me dead in my tracks. Indian and Chinese? I’m not sure I can wrap my head around that concept. Either way, I guess I’ll be taking another trip up to Boston when the place opens.