Nicholas Melillo, founder of Foundation Cigar Company, is well known for his ties to the great state of Connecticut. Moreover, when it comes to the Broadleaf tobacco that comes from that state he is part savant, part maestro, and part cheerleader. He loves the region and the tobaccos that are grown there. When he announced [...]
Downton Abbey was a very popular television series that ran from 2010-2015, and even after going off the air still maintains a dedicated following. One of the main shooting locations for the series was a castle in Hampshire, England called Highclere. The opulent and beautiful castle was the inspiration for Nick Melillo to create the Highclere Castle line of cigars for Foundation Cigar Company.