Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask Robusto

Diesel Whiskey Row Sherry Cask Robusto

posted on June 18th, 2019

San Pedro de Macoris Nicaragua Robusto

San Pedro de Macoris Nicaragua Robusto

posted on June 10th, 2019

Punch Egg Roll

Punch Egg Roll

posted on May 24th, 2019

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Mike Ditka Throwback by Camacho

Mike Ditka Throwback by Camacho

Wrapper : Honduran Corojo Maduro
Binder : Brazilian
Filler : Nicaraguan, Dominican and Honduran
Source : Bought at local shop (Genuine Tobacco)

Cigar

Welcome to this weeks review of da Mike Ditka Throwback by Camacho. This cigar is available in one size (6×50) and comes in boxes of 10 coffins. This was an impulse buy as Genuine Tobacco only had one full box and priced at $10 a stick or box for $100 it was easier on …

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Tatuaje Jason – Group First Impressions

Tatuaje Jason – Group First Impressions

Welcome to my first video in a while. I know, some of you are rejoicing and others are yelling at the computer asking why I had to come back. After the water leaks, ceiling falling down, roof repairs, etc etc, I am back with a little something different. I got a text from my local shop (Genuine Tobacco) that said they got the new Tatuaje Jason in. I was stoked! After texting some of the guys and finding out they …

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Tarazona Revolution 305

Tarazona Revolution 305

Wrapper : Ecuadorian Maduro
Binder : Ecuadorian Habano
Filler : Nicaraguan
Source : Got in pack from Delaware Cigar Festival for ticket purchase

Cigar

Welcome to another little writeup for a short smoke, first impressions cigar review. This week it is the Tarazona Revolution 305 that is in the crosshairs. This cigar is available in 5 sizes but the one I have for the review is the No. 18 (4.5×42) which would work great in a tin also. …

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Delaware Cigar Festival 2013 and Draig Cayuquero

Delaware Cigar Festival 2013 and Draig Cayuquero


Write-Up

Hello and welcome to a little bit of an event coverage video along with my first try of the Draig Cayuquero. Gary was kind enough to give me one out of the only box in the USA right now and I figured it would be fitting to smoke it while I blather on about how great the Delaware Cigar Festival 2013 was.

This is not a cigar review but just me talking (I talk a lot) about the …

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A. Flores Gran Reserva Half Corona

A. Flores Gran Reserva Half Corona

Wrapper : Dominican Corojo 2006
Binder : Dominican
Filler : Nicaraguan Habano, Dominican Corojo
Source : Sample sent to me

Cigar

Welcome to this weeks First Impressions/Short Ashes review of the A. Flores Gran Reserva in the Half Corona (3 1/2×46) size. I ran late getting to this weeks review so the video will do most of the talking for me while I will do a short and sweet writeup for the videophobes.

This A. Flores Gran Reserva gives off …

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King of Kings

King of Kings

Wrapper : Nicaraguan Habano
Binder : Nicaraguan Habano Criollo
Filler : Some secret herbs and spices
Source : Sample sent from Manufacturer

Welcome to this weeks review of the King of Kings cigar by Kings Cigars. This is available in only one size, Cuadrado (6×64) and it is a soft pressed cigar. For big brother who is probably watching me I will say, this was a sample sent from the manufacturer.

Pre-Light

Looking at he King of Kings …

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Rapture

Rapture

Wrapper : Ecuadorian Havano Vuelta Abajo
Binder : Dominican Corojo
Filler : Nicaraguan, Brazilian, Dominican
Source : Sample sent to me

Welcome to this weeks review of the Rapture from Viva Republica Cigars. This cigar is available in four sizes, Perdition (4.5×50 – review stick), Revel (5.5×54), Exodus (6.25×52) and Harasha (6×58). MSRP ranges from $7.90 to $9.10. This was a sample sent to me for review, so big brother knows.

Have been …

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Foundry

Foundry

Wrapper : H-47 Pleno Sol
Binder : undisclosed
Filler : undisclosed
Source : brother-in-law gifted me

Welcome to my weekly ramblings. This week I am going to tell you a little about a cigar called Foundry. This cigar is made under General Cigars roof by Michael Giannini and comes in 4 sizes, Wells (6×50), Lovelace (6.25×54), Talbot (5×60 – this is the one i am smoking for review) and Cayley (6.5x60x56x43 – yea, …

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Arandoza White Label – First Impressions

Arandoza White Label – First Impressions

Wrapper : Nicaraguan Dark Habano
Binder : Nicaraguan
Filler : Nicaraguan
Source : Sample sent to me

Welcome to this weeks first impressions review of the Arandoza White Label cigar. This cigar is a Nicaraguan puro and is available in three sizes, robusto (5×52 – this is the size for the review), toro (6×52) and a doble corona (7.25×49). Price point is $6.50 – $8.00 which fits in that sweet spot for most cigar smokers.…

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Jesus Castanon

Jesus Castanon

Hello again my fellow cigar enthusiasts to this weeks post, which is something a little different and very interesting. My local shop, Genuine Tobacco, brought in Jesus Castanon, a local cigar manufacturer, to do a rolling event. Jesus was kind enough to sit down with me and answer some questions as well as talk us through how he rolls a cigar. If you would like to stop in at his shop, Hain’s Pipe and Cigar Shop, it will …