667. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Petit Exquisitos Peruvita

Gifted by a friend.Location: This review was made outdoors during a cloudy with a little snow and wind, 3C and 64% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: EcuadorBinder: EcuadorFiller: Sandwich filler of Peruvian Habano SecoOrigin: Costa RicaFactory: Tabacos de Costa RicaBox: Sold in 5/25 count bundles. Release: 2022Availability: Regular ProductionSize: 4x35, Petite Corona.Wrapper: Walnut, smooth with … Continue reading 667. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Petit Exquisitos Peruvita

666. Caldwell X Kind Cigars Quick & Dirty Robusto

Store bought at Sweets n Cigars.Location: This review was made indoors in Sweet Leaf's lounge.Information:Wrapper: SumatraBinder: SumatraFiller: Dominican RepublicOrigin: Dominican RepublicFactory: N/ABox: Sold in 10 count bundles. Release: 2022Availability: Limited Production.Size: 5x50, RobustoWrapper: Coffee bean, oily but a little rough texture with small veins. Construction: Fairly firm and even when lightly squeezed.Cold draw: Woody note. … Continue reading 666. Caldwell X Kind Cigars Quick & Dirty Robusto

665. Casa Turrent Serie 1880 Maduro Double Robusto

Store bought at Sweets n Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Sweet Leaf's lounge. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San Andrés MaduroBinder: Mexican San Andrés Habano CriolloFiller: Mexican & NicaraguanOrigin: Mexico Factory: Tabacalera Alberto TurrentBox: Sold in 10 count boxes.Release: 2021Availability: Regular Production Size: 6.5x55, Double Robusto Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins. … Continue reading 665. Casa Turrent Serie 1880 Maduro Double Robusto

664. VegaFina Fortaleza 2 Edición Especial Stalk Cut Toro Aged 2017

Store bought at Sweets n Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Sweet Leaf's lounge. Information:Wrapper: N/A MaduroBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Dominican Rep Piloto Ligero & Nicaragua VisoOrigin: Dominican Republic Factory: Tabacalera da GarcíaBox: Sold in 25 count boxes.Release: 2017Availability: Limited Edition to 1860 boxes. Size: 6x54, Toro. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny … Continue reading 664. VegaFina Fortaleza 2 Edición Especial Stalk Cut Toro Aged 2017

663. Blanco NINE Lancero

Store bought at Sweets n Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Sweet Leaf's lounge. Information:Wrapper: Nicaraguan Corojo OscuroBinder: Nicaraguan JalapaFiller: Nicaraguan Triple LigeroOrigin: Nicaragua Factory: Plasencia Cigars S.A.Box: Sold in 5/30 count bundle/box.Release: 2009Availability: Regular Production Size: 7x38, Lancero Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily with a little rough texture with tiny veins. Construction: Fairly … Continue reading 663. Blanco NINE Lancero

662. H. Upmann Connossieur No. 2

Store bought at Sweets n Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Sweet Leaf's lounge. Information:Wrapper: CubaBinder: CubaFiller: CubaOrigin: Cuba Factory: N/A CubaBox: Sold in 25 count boxes.Release: 2021Availability: Regular Production Size: 5.25x51, Robusto (Bohemios) Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily with small veins. Construction: Fairly firm and even when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light wood, … Continue reading 662. H. Upmann Connossieur No. 2

661. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Corona Gorda

Gifted by a friend.Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny but very windy morning/midday, with 7C and 74% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: EcuadorBinder: EcuadorFiller: Peru, Dominican Republic & NicaraguaOrigin: Costa RicaFactory: Tobaccos de Costa RicaBox: Sold in 12 count boxes. Release: 2021Availability: Regular ProductionSize: 5.6x46, Corona Gorda.Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth … Continue reading 661. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Corona Gorda

660. La Galera Maduro Vitola No. 1

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made outdoors during a brisk afternoon/evening with 4C and 56% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San Andrés MaduroBinder: Dominican Rep Piloto CubanoFiller: Dominican Rep Piloto Cubano & Criollo 98Origin: Dominican Republic Factory: Tabacalera PalmaBox: Sold in 20 count boxes.Release: 2016Availability: Regular Production. Size: 3.5x50, Short Robusto … Continue reading 660. La Galera Maduro Vitola No. 1

659. Caldwell Lost & Found One Hit Wonder Short Robusto

Gifted by a friend.Location: This review was made outdoors, during a brisk afternoon with 5C and 56% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: Dominican Rep Habano 92Binder: Dominican RepublicFiller: Dominican Republic (Aged)Origin: Dominican RepublicFactory: N/ABox: Sold in 5/10 count bundles. Release: 2021 (2017)Availability: Limited to 5000 cigars.Size: 4x50, Short Robusto.Wrapper: Coffee bean, smooth with small veins. … Continue reading 659. Caldwell Lost & Found One Hit Wonder Short Robusto

658. Flor de las Antillas Maduro Petit Robusto

From my own collection. Location: This review was made outdoors a couple of hours after rainfall, with 2C and 91% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: Habano Sun Grown OscuroBinder: NicaraguaFiller: NicaraguaOrigin: Nicaragua Factory: My Father Cigars S.A.Box: Sold in 20 count boxes.Release: 2015Availability: Regular Production Size: 4.5x50, Petit Robusto Boxpressed Wrapper: Dark milk chocolate, oily … Continue reading 658. Flor de las Antillas Maduro Petit Robusto

657. Lampert 1675 Edición Azul Short Robusto

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made outdoors during a snowy afternoon/evening, with -2°C and 89% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: EcuadorBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Condega & Jalapa, Peruvian LigeroOrigin: Nicaragua Factory: AgroIndustrial Nicaraguense de Tabacos S.A.Box: Sold in 20 count boxes.Release: 2021Availability: Regular Production. Size: 3.75x52, Short Robusto. Wrapper: Dark milk chocolate, oily … Continue reading 657. Lampert 1675 Edición Azul Short Robusto

656. Xhaxhi Bobi Black Baba Jan

Gifted by a friend.Location: This review was made outdoors during a snowy afternoon, -3°C and 84% humidity in the air. (Stood with wind cover, even though it was minimum wind).Information:Wrapper: Dominican Rep Cotui OscuroBinder: Dominican Rep Monte Plata Hybrid & Havana Seed 633Filler: Dominican Rep HVA Seco, Piloto Cubano Ligero, FDLR 1 LigeroOrigin: Dominican RepublicFactory: … Continue reading 656. Xhaxhi Bobi Black Baba Jan

Year in Review 2021

This past year has been filled with positive and negative happenings, luckily I've managed to stay healthy and haven't got the corona, which so many of my friends all over the world sadly got. I hope everyone stays healthy for the year to come and R.I.P to all friends who sadly have passed away, you … Continue reading Year in Review 2021

Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.1

This list is composed of my top 25 ranked cigars based on scores given, but as you'll see many have similar scores so I ranked them in most enjoyable out of the bunch. I hope this list will bring some interest for you to try these out. I always try to be as clear as … Continue reading Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.1

Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.7-2

This list is composed of my top 25 ranked cigars based on scores given, but as you'll see many have similar scores so I ranked them in most enjoyable out of the bunch. I hope this list will bring some interest for you to try these out. I always try to be as clear as … Continue reading Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.7-2

Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.13-8

This list is composed of my top 25 ranked cigars based on scores given, but as you'll see many have similar scores so I ranked them in most enjoyable out of the bunch. I hope this list will bring some interest for you to try these out. I always try to be as clear as … Continue reading Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.13-8

Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.19-14

This list is composed of my top 25 ranked cigars based on scores given, but as you'll see many have similar scores so I ranked them in most enjoyable out of the bunch. I hope this list will bring some interest for you to try these out. I always try to be as clear as … Continue reading Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.19-14

Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.25-20

This list is composed of my top 25 ranked cigars based on scores given, but as you'll see many have similar scores so I ranked them in most enjoyable out of the bunch. I hope this list will bring some interest for you to try these out. I always try to be as clear as … Continue reading Top 25 Cigars of the Year 2021 No.25-20

655. Rocky Patel Nørding Torpedo

Gifted by a friend.Location: This review was made outdoors during a snowy evening with -2C and 97% humidity in the air.Information:Wrapper: Nicaraguan ColoradoBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua & Dominican RepublicOrigin: HondurasFactory: Rocky PatelBox: Sold in 20 count boxes. Release: 2021Availability: Regular ProductionSize: 4x54, Short Torpedo.Wrapper: Dark milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins.Construction: Firm even … Continue reading 655. Rocky Patel Nørding Torpedo

Hidden in plain sight – A rant about the cigar industry

Either you are a customer looking for information to learn or a shop or even a content creator looking for information to be accurate in the description of explaining the product. As a independent reviewer and former cigar shop employee I have dealt with my fair share of information gathering about cigars and I must … Continue reading Hidden in plain sight – A rant about the cigar industry

654. Casa Turrent Serie 1973 Robusto

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made outdoors during a dark evening with 13C and 89% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San Andrés CriolloBinder: Mexican San Andrés CriolloFiller: Mexican San Andrés & NicaraguaOrigin: Mexico Factory: Nueva Matacapan de Tabacos S.A. de C.V.Box: Sold in 20 count boxes.Release: 2016Availability: Regular Production Size: 5.25x50, … Continue reading 654. Casa Turrent Serie 1973 Robusto

653. Tatuaje Cabaiguan Guapos RX Maduro

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made in a indoor smoking lounge. Information: Wrapper: USA Connecticut Broadleaf Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua Origin: Nicaragua Factory: My Father Cigars S.A. Box: Sold in 20 count boxes. Release: 2016 Availability: Regular Production Size: 5.25x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily but a bit rough with tiny veins. … Continue reading 653. Tatuaje Cabaiguan Guapos RX Maduro

The Reviewers Guide to Enjoying a Cigar.

I often recommend people to note down some pointers while smoking a cigar, but as some of you have pointed out it's hard to know where to start. So I figured I might as well write a guide on how I do it. First of all have to right tools handy, either start with a … Continue reading The Reviewers Guide to Enjoying a Cigar.

652. Casa Turrent Serie 1942 Robusto

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made in a smoking lounge. Information:Wrapper: Mexican Negro San Andres ColoradoBinder: Mexican Criollo San AndresFiller: Mexican Negro San Andres & NicaraguaOrigin: Mexico Factory: Tabacalera Alberto TurrentBox: Sold in 20 count boxes.Release: 2016Availability: Regular Production Size: 5.25x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: … Continue reading 652. Casa Turrent Serie 1942 Robusto

651. Buffalo TEN Natural Toro

Bought at Sweets n Cigars. Location: This review was made in a indoor smoking lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuador HabanoBinder: Indonesia SumatraFiller: Dominican Republic, Nicaragua & U.S.A.Origin: Dominican Republic Factory: Tabacalera El ArtistaBox: Sold in 5 count bundles.Release: 2020Availability: Regular Production Size: 6x50, slim soft boxpressed Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. … Continue reading 651. Buffalo TEN Natural Toro

650. Ramón Allones King of North Regionales Paises Nórdicos-Bálticos 2021

Pre-Release launch event at Sweets n Cigars. Location: This review was made in a cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Cuba Binder: Cuba Filler: Cuba Origin: Cuba Factory: Cuba Box: Sold in 10 count boxes. Release: Oct 4th, 2021 (Sept 2020) Availability: Limited Release to 6000 boxes of 10 cigars (60.000 cigars). Size: 6.1x50, Toro/Robusto Extra (Dobles). Wrapper: … Continue reading 650. Ramón Allones King of North Regionales Paises Nórdicos-Bálticos 2021

649. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Pigasus

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a lounge. Information:Wrapper: EcuadorBinder: EcuadorFiller: 2x Peru, Dominican Republic & NicaraguaOrigin: Costa Rica Factory: Tabacos de Costa RicaBox: Sold in 12 count boxes.Release: 2021Availability: Regular Production Size: 5x54/58, Pigasus (Pyramide). Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel … Continue reading 649. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Pigasus

648. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Robusto

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a lounge. Information: Wrapper: Ecuador Binder: Ecuador Filler: 2x Peru, Dominican Republic & Ecuador Origin: Costa Rica Factory: Tabacos de Costa Rica. Box: Sold in 12 count boxes. Release: 2021 Availability: Regular Production. Size: 5x52, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with … Continue reading 648. Casdagli Villa Casdagli Robusto

647. Rocky Patel Edición Unica May 28th, 2011

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny evening with 18C and 67% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: Honduras JamastranBinder: HondurasFiller: HondurasOrigin: Honduras Factory: El ParadisoBox: Sold in 100 count boxes.Release: 2013Availability: Limited Edition, 1000 boxes of 100 cigars (100.000 cigars). Size: 6x52, Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth … Continue reading 647. Rocky Patel Edición Unica May 28th, 2011

646. Davidoff Millennium Blend Toro Aged 2019

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny afternoon with 20C and 55% humidity in the air. Information:Wrapper: Ecuador Connecticut Hybrid 151Binder: Dominican Republic SecoFiller: Dominican Republic Seco & LigeroOrigin: Dominican Republic Factory: DavidoffBox: Sold in 5/10 count boxes.Release: 2007Availability: Regular Production. Size: 6x50, Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with … Continue reading 646. Davidoff Millennium Blend Toro Aged 2019