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  • Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Project 40

    Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Project 40

    Alec Bradley Project 40        The brainchild of Alec Bradley founder, Alan Rubin- Project 40 is not just a line, but a concept representative of the search to find a deeper understanding as to why cigars have a positive cognitive impact on the mind and body. Rubin believes that similar to music, cigars […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Black Works Studio S&R Culebra

    Cigar Review: Black Works Studio S&R Culebra

    Black Works Studio S&R Culebra     Culebra Spanish for “SNAKE”  Culebras are cigars made of three cigars braided and banded together, usually 5 to 6 inches in length. Legend has it that the culebra was invented as a way for factory owners to ensure their rollers were not exceeding their three cigars per day […]Read More »
  • Short Cuts: 2012 Short Robusto Maduro from Oscar Valladares Tobacco & Co.

    Short Cuts: 2012 Short Robusto Maduro from Oscar Valladares Tobacco & Co.

    2012 Short Robusto Maduro from Oscar Valladares Tobacco & Co.       2012 by Oscar cigars are a box-pressed reboot of the original 2012 edition, released the year when Oscar Valladares officially entered the cigar business. It was also the year the Mayan calendar predicted the end of the world, which accounts for the […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Jas Sum Kral Nuggs

    Cigar Review: Jas Sum Kral Nuggs

    Jas Sum Kral Nuggs       Definitely a first in the “Premium Cigar Industry” Jas Sum Kral is breaking new ground with its latest release. The cannabis industry claims that as long as the CBD product contains less than 0.3% THC, it’s classified as hemp under federal law and is therefore legal to possess […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Tobac Craft 19

    Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Tobac Craft 19

    RoMa Craft Tobac Craft 19       2019 is shaping up to be an epic year for legions of Weasels with 3 exclusive releases. Most recently CRAFT 19 launched at Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge in celebration of the store’s 10th anniversary. The project was limited to 350-12 count boxes, additionally 100-12 count boxes […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Crux Cigars Limitada Redline

    Cigar Review: Crux Cigars Limitada Redline

    Crux Cigars Limitada Redline         Crux Cigars most premiere line, dubbed “Limitada”, expanded to include three unique versions, as the company introduced the Limitada Redline. The Limitada Redline marks the first addition to the lineup since the Limitada IPCPR in 2016, with both cigars following the original Limitada PB5 blend. All Limitada […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Plasencia Alma del Campo Guajiro

    Cigar Review: Plasencia Alma del Campo Guajiro

    Plasencia Alma del Campo Guajiro       Plasencia Alma del Campo premium handmade cigars are the second Alma line to join the amazing Plasencia portfolio. Although the family has been involved with the tobacco industry for years, the Plasencia 1865 distribution company is a relatively new venture. Plasencia has boasted superior blends and an […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Artesano Del Tobacco Viva La Vida Robusto

    Cigar Review: Artesano Del Tobacco Viva La Vida Robusto

    Artesano Del Tobacco Viva La Vida Robusto       Artesano Del Tobacco is a boutique cigar company that mixes art, passion and flavor to enhance the cigar smoking experience. Born in New York and made in Estelí Nicaragua, Viva La Vida cigars are produced by AJ Fernandez at the famed Tabacalera A.J. Fernandez Cigars […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Cigar Dojo & Cubariqueño Cigar Company Protocol Night Stick

    Cigar Review: Cigar Dojo & Cubariqueño Cigar Company Protocol Night Stick

    Cigar Dojo & Cubariqueño Cigar Company Protocol Night Stick       The boys in blue and the Dojo Crew collaborated again with another police themed release called the “Night Stick”. The project is a follow up to last years highly acclaimed K-9 Fur Missile that payed tribute to police K-9 units. With Protocol Night […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Guardian of the Farm Claude Le Chien

    Cigar Review: Guardian of the Farm Claude Le Chien

    Guardian of the Farm Claude Le Chien       A limited edition to the Aganorsa Leaf Guardian of the Farm series named after Andrew Considine’s very own French Bulldog. The Claude Le Chien is a box-pressed 4 ½ x 48 Nicaraguan puro with a closed foot. To highlight the sweet, playful character of Claude […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Aquitaine Mandible Mastodon

    Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Aquitaine Mandible Mastodon

    RoMa Craft Aquitaine Mandible Mastodon       The Aquitaine line from RoMa Craft Tobac saw some changes this year, not in the blend but the shape. The Aquitaine Mandible Mastodon substitutes a US Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper for an Ecuador Habano Ligero. Like it’s 2018 couterpart the vitola is box-pressed at 4 1/2 x 60 […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Villiger La Meridiana Box Pressed Toro

    Cigar Review: Villiger La Meridiana Box Pressed Toro

    Villiger La Meridiana Box Pressed Toro       The Meridiana from Villiger Cigars was conceived by Heinrich Villiger, as a way to pay tribute to some long lost Cuban cigar heritage. Villiger La Meridiana bases its historical roots, in a long forgotten Cuban factory named “La Meridiana”. The factory owned by Pedro Murias, was […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Punch Egg Roll

    Cigar Review: Punch Egg Roll

    Punch Egg Roll       What started out as an April Fool’s Day joke ended up as a legitimate, limited-edition release. The Punch Egg Roll is a 4 1/2 inch by 50 ring gauge cigar with some exposed filler sticking out of the shaggy foot intended to resemble the shredded cabbage of an egg […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Oscar Valladares Ciserón Edition Red

    Cigar Review: Oscar Valladares Ciserón Edition Red

    Oscar Valladares Ciserón Edition Red        Widely recognized in the cigar industry Oscar Valladares has gained notoriety with popular releases such as Leaf by Oscar, Island Jim and the Altar Q. His latest creation, Ciserón Limited Edition was showcased at the 2018 IPCPR in Las Vegas NV with a production run of only […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Line Of Duty Cigars CO

    Cigar Review: Line Of Duty Cigars CO

    Line Of Duty Cigars CO     About Line Of Duty Cigars   “Police Officers, Firefighters and Soldiers. Of course we need doctors, nurses, teachers, and many, many others to strive as a nation, and as a community, but in no other field are there as many dedicated men and women that run towards danger […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Diesel Hair Of The Dog

    Cigar Review: Diesel Hair Of The Dog

    Diesel Hair Of The Dog       As a follow-up to last year’s Diesel Whiskey Row, General Cigar has released Diesel Hair of the Dog, and the new smoke is starting to hit cigar shops now. Diesel Whiskey Row followed in 2018 as a collaboration with Kentucky-based Rabbit Hole Bourbon. Made in Nicaragua by […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Diesel Whiskey Row

    Cigar Review: Diesel Whiskey Row

    Diesel Whiskey Row       Diesel Whiskey Row was made in conjunction with craft distiller Rabbit Hole, as the Mexican San Andres binder is aged inside bourbon barrels and then blended with Nicaraguan long fillers from Ometepe, Jalapa, and Condega, and the blend is then wrapped with an Ecuador Habano leaf. Hand crafted by […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Black Label Trading Company Bishops Blend 2019

    Cigar Review: Black Label Trading Company Bishops Blend 2019

    Black Label Trading Company Bishops Blend 2019       Bishops Blend is hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.     “I’m very excited about this release of Bishops Blend. We wanted to start the year off strong and release one of our most anticipated releases early. Bishops Blend boasts big bold […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Davidoff Winston Churchill Limited Edition 2019

    Cigar Review: Davidoff Winston Churchill Limited Edition 2019

    Davidoff Winston Churchill Limited Edition 2019       The WC LE 2019 “The Traveller” is the latest extension to Davidoff’s Winston Churchill series. Winston Churchill was a wayfarer, explorer and a voyager. First as a correspondent and then as a leader, all the time widening his horizons and his mind whilst adding depth and […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Gran Habano S.T.K. Black Dahlia

    Cigar Review: Gran Habano S.T.K. Black Dahlia

    Gran Habano S.T.K. Black Dahlia       The Rico family is known for producing great tasting cigars that punch above their weight. The family has farms many parts of South and Central America allowing them to produce interesting boutique style blends. The Gran Habano Black Dahlia STK features a Corojo shade-grown wrapper from Nicaragua […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Plasencia Cigars Alma Fuerte Robustus I

    Cigar Review: Plasencia Cigars Alma Fuerte Robustus I

    Plasencia Cigars Alma Fuerte Robustus I       The Plasencia family has been growing tobacco for five generations, own three major factories in Nicaragua and make cigars for almost everyone in the industry. Plasencia Alma Fuerte, a unique blend of the best-aged tobaccos, grown in the highest quality soil, accentuating their bold, vibrant and […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan Shamrock

    Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan Shamrock

    Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan Shamrock       For the sixth year running, Alec Bradley is releasing its annual Black Market Filthy Hooligan cigars, a yearly project made to coincide with Saint Patrick’s Day. Alec Bradley has introduced an even more limited version of Filthy Hooligan that combines three leaves for the cigar’s […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Intemperance EC XVIII Goodness

    Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Intemperance EC XVIII Goodness

    RoMa Craft Intemperance EC XVIII Goodness       From RoMa Craft Tobac the Intemperance line of cigars are made to call out the temperance movement against alcohol, dating back before the turn of the 1900s. Participants in the movement typically criticized alcohol intoxication or promoted complete abstinence (teetotalism), with leaders emphasizing alcohol’s negative effects […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Cubariqueño Cigar Company and Cigar Dojo K9 Fur Missile

    Cigar Review: Cubariqueño Cigar Company and Cigar Dojo K9 Fur Missile

    Cubariqueño Cigar Company and Cigar Dojo K9 Fur Missile       Back in March of 2018 Cigar Dojo, the leader in cigar social media, and Cubariqueño Cigar Co, a heavy favorite in the boutique cigar industry, collaborated to introduce an intense smoking experience that manages to be all bark with plenty of bite!  Since […]Read More »
  • Cigar Review: Aladino Corojo Reserva Robusto

    Cigar Review: Aladino Corojo Reserva Robusto

    Aladino Corojo Reserva Robusto     The Company “JRE Tobacco is a family centered company, founded by Julio R. Eiroa and his son Justo M. Eiroa, together they manage all aspects of the cigar growing and manufacturing for your enjoyment. This is a crop to shop operation as we like to call it. We are […]Read More »

 

 

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