Il Regalo Preferito – The Smoke Screen Blog

Laredo, Texas


7917 McPherson Road, Suite #209
Laredo, TX 78045

The Smoke Screen Blog

Getting Started On Your New Big Green Egg

On purchasing a Big Green Egg! We know you are excited to start enjoying The Ultimate Cooking Experience! Please read the Safety Tips and watch the instructional videos below for assembling, lighting, and temperature control.

Using Your EGG
The Big Green EGG is extremely safe and hazard-free when used according to safety guidelines, and will provide years […]

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Oh! Is that leather!?

Love leather? Well Il Regalo Preferito does too! From the finest traveling bag to a luxurious wallet, Il Regalo Preferito has many fine products made of leather just for you. The Bosca brand comes with a variety of products to suit every type of man. Bosca is known for it’s Italian design with American […]

Forget the Barber Shop

Want the ultimate shaving experience? Don’t miss out on the great shaving products Il Regalo Preferito has for you! With the most top notch equipment and accessories there is no way that you wouldn’t have the best shave of your life.

These shaving kits are available in brands like “Il Ceppo Fusion” and “Truefitt & […]

YETI Season Has Arrived

Summer is here and Il Regalo Preferito is officially an Authorized YETI Dealer. YETI coolers are in high demand this season, and every season for that matter. Not only is Il Regalo Preferito now a dealer but they can also personalize your YETI Colster and Rambler for a minimal fee, you can’t get that […]

Whiskey 101

Beyond the fact that whiskey is golden brown and burns when you drink it, how much do you actually know about this spirit? Can you tell the difference between Scotch whisky and the American stuff? Or between bourbon and rye? What about a neat pour—what exactly does that mean?

You’ve probably picked up bits and […]

Top 10 Graduation Gifts for Him

Graduation time is upon us and we have just the gifts for the graduate in your life. From leather goods like belts and wallets to luxury goods like pens and money clips, Il Regalo Preferito is your headquarters for quality, luxury gifts for the men in your life.

Here is our Top 10 list of […]

Cigar Review: Davidoff Winston Churchill Toro

When the thought of a prototypical cigar smoker comes to mind, it is often the image of a rotund gentleman in a suit with shrewd business acumen and devil may care disposition. Whether the thinker of the aforementioned thought realizes it or not, they have pretty much conjured the mental image of Sir Winston […]

Cutting & Lighting

Preparing to smoke a cigar can be a wonderful experience in itself. You will be spending quality time with a quality product, and it will be to your benefit to reflect upon its creation before lighting up. Unlike cigarettes, you do not simply pull out a cigar, light the tip and start puffing. First […]