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: Giving the Knuckle a rap on the..

Cigar Name: 5 Vegas Miami Knuckle (4 1/2 x 60) Cigar Description: Nicaraguan grown Cuban-seed Corojo wrapper over Cuban-seed, Nicaraguan-grown ligero long-fillers Cigar Strength: Medium-Full Review of the Cigar itself: When I first got introduced to the 5 Vegas line at Cigars International, I was a little hesitant. I tried the 5 Vegas Gold and […]

Cigar Review: Sometimes big things come in small packages

Cigar Name: Trinidad Habana Reserve #5 (4 1/4 x 44) Cigar Description: Ecuadorian Cubano around Honduran and Nicaraguan filler Cigar Strength: Full Review of the Cigar itself: I decided to go through the humidor to see what I could find that was interesting. And I happened upon a small cigar that had been sent to […]

Cigar Review: Giving thanks to LFD’s Factory Press III and Cigar Friends

Cigar Name: LFD Factory Press III (6 1/4 x 54) Cigar Description: Maduro wrapper around Dominican Republic filler Cigar Strength: Medium Review of the Cigar itself: On Thanksgiving, we often eat huge meals and want to have a nice cigar afterwards for “dessert” (although one shouldn’t forgo the nice apple and pumpkin pies that often […]

Cigar Review: Size DOES Matter Sometimes

Cigar Name: Camacho Corojo Toro¬† (6 x 60) Cigar Description: Corojo wrapper around Jamastran Honduran filler Cigar Strength: Full Review of the Cigar itself: Whoever told you that size didn’t matter lied — blatantly. Sometimes, size can matter, particularly when enjoying a full cigar. I got this cigar while in Charleston at the Tinderbox and […]

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 […]