Cigar Review: Sometimes a Good Cigar is more than a cigar, it’s full blown novel.

Cigar Name: Arturo Fuente Hemingway Work of Art Natural (4 7/8 x 56) Cigar Description: Cameroon wrapper around Dominican filler Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: Back in October, I got to enjoy a Short Story. When I wrote about it someone had suggested that I find out about the Work of Art, […]

Cigar Review: Not all Silver Bullets are small

Cigar Name: Romeo Y Julieta Reserva Real Porta Real (7 x 36) Cigar Description: Ecuadorian Connecticut Maduro wrapper  around a Cameroon binder and encapsulating Dominican long fillers Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: I’m in Alexandria, VA this week and to get here I took the Acela Express train to D.C. The Acela […]

Cigar Review: Harry Potter ain’t got nothing on this Dragon

Cigar Name: Black Dragon (4.5 x 52) Cigar Description: Ecuadorian Connecticut Maduro wrapper  around a Cameroon binder and encapsulating Dominican long fillers Cigar Strength: Full Review of the Cigar itself: We went to see new Harry Potter movie last night. Eh. Not bad but not great. In the end, I think I enjoyed many of […]

Cigar Review: 5 Times the Flavour and Aging

Cigar Name: Victor Sinclair 55 Series Cameroon (7 x 50) Cigar Description: Cameroon Wrapper around five fillers:  Nicaragua Ligero, Cameroon, Olor, Corojo and Havana 2000 from Dominican Republic Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: With the week over and an impending trip to San Francisco coming up, I thought I’d add a review […]

Cigar Review: A double-header for birthday

Cigar Name: Partagas Decadas Limited Reserve 1997 #1 (4.5 x 49) Cigar Description: Cameroon wrapper around Mexican and Domanican filler Cigar Strength: Full Review of the Cigar itself: I decided to enjoy two cigars today for my birthday. The LFD Factory Press III I had already reviewed previously so I’ll leave that one for now. […]

Cigar Review: A “holey” issue

Cigar Name: Romeo y Julieta Cabinet Seleccion Toro (6 x 54) Cigar Description: Cameroon wrapper around Nicaraguan, Peruvian and Dominican filler Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: Well, it has been a busy few weeks for me. Last week I got to go to Edison, NJ and pay a visit to Smokers’ Haven. […]

Cigar Review: Sometimes a good cigar can fool a tastebud

Cigar Name: Don Tomas Cameroon Robusto (5 1/2 x 52) Cigar Description: Honduran cigar with Cameroon wrapper around Dominican, Brazilian and Mexican long fillers, aged over 4 years. Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: A nice cigar that I had gotten a little while ago and nearly had forgotten about. I brought it […]

Cigar Review: Enjoying a Vintage Upmann

Cigar Name: H. Upmann Vintage Cameroon Robusto (5 x 52) Cigar Description: Cameroon wrapper around Dominican, Nicaraguan and Peruvian filler Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: I got with an annoying flu bug this week and only just recovered yesterday. So I’d thought I’d start the day with a nice medium cameroon. I […]