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Artizen 4-7

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festivals proved to be harder work than I anticipated, I continue to enjoy it. I like fine wine, good cigars and a good time, and I enjoy sharing my experiences; I am a story teller at heart, and this is a great business for a story teller. In the process of stocking my booth for my first festivals and through the son of a friend, I discovered an unusual line of cigars made by the Flat Bed Cigar Company. Flat Bed is a small manufacturer in Yardley, Pennsylvania with a factory in the Dominican Republic. The Panacea Cigars are not strong but, have bold, complex and interesting flavors and are somewhat unique in the cigar industry. Flat Bed Cigars has taken a base blend and by adding and modifying elements like a different binder or wrapper and "tweaking" the base components for balance, have created half a dozen cigars, each of which has a unique character. Flat Bed Cigar Company has their own factory in the Dominican Republic, unlike many boutique cigar manufacturers who contract with larger cigar manufacturers to construct their cigars. Flat Bed has a strong relationship 12

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