Top 10 Cigars of 2018

Top 10 Cigars of 2018

posted on January 18th, 2019

Montecristo Epic Craft Cured Toro

Montecristo Epic Craft Cured Toro

posted on January 14th, 2019

Davidoff 50th Anniversary Diademas Finas

Davidoff 50th Anniversary Diademas Finas

posted on January 10th, 2019

First Impressions Archive

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Macanudo Vintage 1993 Number 1 – First Impressions

Macanudo Vintage 1993 Number 1 – First Impressions


Wrapper : CT Shade
Binder : Mexican San Andreas
Filler : Dominican/Mexican
Source : Gifted from Rob Griff

Cigar

Not going to be a big write up today as it is Christmas Eve and watching my video on the Macanudo Vintage 1993 Number I is so much better than reading my drivel.

I will say I think the cigar has sat too long and lost a lot of flavors because if this is how it tasted in the beginning, nobody …

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EP Carrillo Short Run 2012 (First Impressions)

EP Carrillo Short Run 2012 (First Impressions)

All of my recent posts these last few weeks have been late, but each time I’ve had a legitimate excuse (not that it really matters). This week was no different: my in-laws were visiting this past weekend, and I had to fly out to the Midwest on Monday for a family event. However, this trip to Chicago presented me with a great opportunity to record a video review with my good buddy Mike (aka @YoungBuckBOTL) from MikesStogies.com. Mike …

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Lone Wolf Lobo Rojo (First Impressions)

Lone Wolf Lobo Rojo (First Impressions)

Better late than never, right? Tuesday is my day ’round these parts at the Stogie Review, and I like to have things set up so that my post goes live right at midnight, but here I am scrambling late on a Tuesday afternoon. Sorry everybody! It’s been a few weeks since I last uploaded a video, but I’ve been out-of-my-mind busy lately. I was out in LA just after Thanksgiving for a job interview, and while I was there, I …

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Studio Tobac “Donkey Punch” Maduro (First Impressions)

Studio Tobac “Donkey Punch” Maduro (First Impressions)

A few weeks ago Mike and I got together to do some Cigarfest 2011 Coverage. We headed up to the Poconos a day early to attend a Studio Tobac World Tour event at Atlantic Cigar. While snapping a few pictures to post on Twitter, Bryan Scholle tapped me on the shoulder and handed me a cigar. He said that he called this creation the “Donkey Punch“.

Bryan went on to explain that the filler was made …

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Illusione Singulare Phantom 2010 – First Impressions

Illusione Singulare Phantom 2010 – First Impressions


Since this is a first impressions I will let the video do the talking on this Illusione Singulare Phantom 2010.

I will say it is a Nicaraguan puro and will run you around $150 for a box of 15. Grab them now if you want to try them as they are also limited to 1000 boxes.


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