Early in 2022, Jas Sum Kral (JSK) announced a new project called Munchies. The new line of flavor-enhanced cigars was immediately hit with a firestorm of industry controversy. It was not due to the flavors, or even the name, as much as it was the packaging. Regardless of individual opinion on this debate, the Munchies line of premium cigars will be competing for market share in the very active and competitive world of flavored cigars. Here is Matt's evaluation of the Muchies-Rocky Road.
The second Release of the Söta Kakor has been shipped and released in Sweden. Söta Kakor translates from Swedish to mean Sweet Cookies. It was first released in July of 2020. It will be exclusively available through Kind Cigars in Sweden. The original release in 2020 was limited to 180 boxes of 12 cigars with an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper. After releasing that cigar, JSK announced that he was blending a Maduro version as well. That Maduro is now being released as the Söta Kakor Chokladkakor.
Jas Sum Kral (JSK) announced the upcoming release of the Tyrannical Buc Barber Pole. The original JSK Tyrannical Buc is available in a Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro wrapper or Connecticut Shade (Ecuador) wrapper. The new Tyrannical Buc Barber Pole combines these contrasting wrappers on the same cigar. The blend for the Barber Pole is completed by a Nicaraguan binder and filler leaves from Nicaragua and America (Pennsylvania).
Jas Sum Kral Cigars just announced a new cigar that will exclusive to Sweden. Söta Kakor (tanslates to Sweet Cookies) will be sold exclusively by Kind Cigars in Helsingborg, Sweden. This is not the first JSK cigar to be an exclusive release at Kind Cigars. A special edition Barber Pole version of the Toothpick 2.0 was exclusively released earlier this year at the shop operated by Marin Nelson.