CRA Alert: Cigars to Be Deemed Drug Paraphernalia?

This may be news to some, and old information to most but we are fighting yet another battle against Washington but this time, they have totally crossed that line. In a nutshell – We have all seen the cigar wraps at gas stations also known as ‘blunts’. Now most people acknowledge this form of cigar wrap as being used with smoking marijuana and I don’t think that any cigar smokers really have an issue with these being outlawed. The issue arises because the way this bill is being worded –…

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Cohiba Robusto (Cuban)

If your going to start something off, start it right! I must say, I am a little bias with this stick, as it is my all time favorite. This Cohiba Robusto was made 08/08 and has been resting in a humidor since. Cohiba – A name that almost everyone knows, has respect for and to most, a go to cigar. For me this is a cigar that I set aside for special occasions only, not only due to the high cost but also due to the issue of acquiring such…

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CRA Sampler Pack Number 1

Finally was able to pick up my CRA Sampler – I will try to review as many of them as possible (the ones I don’t smoke first haha!) and will especially review all of the Sampler Only sticks. More to come, till then, just pictures. Refer to my previous post here for all the info. Like other reviews I have done “after everyone” (Cain Habano for example) I don’t smoke them right when I get them, I like to let them rest around 2 weeks minimum so they get some…

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Cain Habano by Sam Leccia

Size: 6 x 54 Wrapper:  Habano Filler: Nicarauga (Jalapa, Esteli, Condega) Binder: Nicarauga Body:  Full This cigar comes to us via Sam Leccia from Nub Cigars, and happens to also be his new child in the cigar world.  Sam sure has been a busy person, releasing new profiles for his Nub line as well as creating this new beauty in Maduro and Habano. He sent me, as well as a few other review sites, a stick of this to review. This powerhouse comes in with a triple Ligero, or top…

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CRA Sampler #1 Released!

So, as I’m sure that I am just like all you other CRA memebers, its about time! This sampler is brought to us from an organization call Cigar Rights of America, or CRA for short. This organization really does a great job at helping us ‘sinners’ enjoy one of our last pleasures, cigars. Their main goal is to help assist the Tobacco Industry by lobbying and helping to reduce the taxes imposed upon the Tobacco Industry and to combat restrictive smoking bans. One of the things that this organization has…

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Cuban Cohiba Brand

One of the main reasons Cuban Cohibas are so popular is they are known to use some of the finest cigar tobacco available in Cuba, which for years was known as the best tobacco in the world. The tobacco for Cohiba is selected from the finest Vegas in da San Luis and San Juan y Martinez zones of the Vuelta Abajo region of Pinar del Rio Province. The tobacco used in Cohiba cigars undergoes a unique third fermentation process in barrels, to give it a smoother flavor than other cigars….

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