Quick Review: A Master Blend of flavours.

Cigar Name: Olivia Master Blends 3 Robusto (5 x 50) Cigar Description: Nicaraguan Broadleaf around rich Nicaraguan Ligero longfillers Cigar Strength: Full Review of the Cigar itself: After a week on the road, weekends are often where I recharge batteries. Usually, because of the colder Eastern climate I have to stay warm by enjoying a […]

Cigar Store Reviews: A lone beacon of hope in Canada’s Capital

This past week I got to go home again, in more ways than one. It had been 20 years+ since I had been in Ottawa. I grew up there, playing hockey, going trick-er-treating with a snowsuit under my costume and discovering politics. I left Ottawa in 1992 after my mom’s death and it was interesting […]

Cigar Review: A special cigar for TAA stores only

Cigar Name: Rocky Patel TAA Signature Series (5 x 50) Cigar Description: Wrapper and filler Unknown Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: So this past week I was back in Wall Street teaching. So I headed down to the Broad Street Barclay-Rex, my usual stop when down there, and checked out what they […]

La Rosa Cubana Cigars and the Cuban Poll

One of the things about getting older is that while you may feel a lot younger, your body has this awful tendency to not feel so much so. I spent the better part of yesterday visiting various doctors’ offices, getting poked, prodded and queried. Once they were done with me, they sent me on my […]