Episode 212 – December 5, 2016
6:30pm – SHOW START
This week on the Stogie Geeks show, Phil Zanghi founder of Debonaire House.. Aaron Loomis, Author at Developing Palates, will be the guest host for this evening. Next, Debonaire Ideal segment on rum. We will do a short Hot Topics segment on the Methodology for a Cigar of the Year Selection. Plus we have our Stogies of the Week, so stay tuned!
6:30-7:30pm – Interview: Phil Zanghi, Debonaire Cigars
Phil Zanghi is the co-founder of Debonaire House, makers of Debonaire Ultira Premium Cigars and Indian Motorcycle Ultra Premium Cigars. Many people may remember Zanghi from his days with Indian Tabac – the company that eventually became Rocky Patel Premium Cigars. After a hiatus away from premium cigars, Zanghi returned to the handmade premium cigar business and launched Debonaire Cigars. Zanghi resides in the Dominican Republic allowing him to be close to the tobacco process from seed through shipping. Zanghi and his team take a very hands-on approach to the production process.Zanghi and his team take a very hands-on approach to the production process.
7:30-8:30pm – Debonaire Ideal: Rum
8:00-8:30pm – Hot Topic: Methodology for a Cigar of the Year Selection
8:30-9:30 – Stogies of the Week