Ever Changing and Ever Growing!

Well – as I am sure most of you have seen that this past week I have really slacked off and for that I do apologize. I am a resident of the United States, and I sure do love my holidays and time with the family especially since I am going to be married in early October next year so I have been taking extra advantages where I can. Early in December I will be off the 1st to the 11th – giving me ample time to build up my…

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CAO Escaparate Ecuador

Size: 5 1/2″ x 44 (Corona) Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Binder and Filler: Honduras or Nicaragua Strength: Mild Price: Roughly $10.00 a stick Behind the Stick: I have to say Thank You first off, for this is cigar was sent to me via Corona Cigar Company and luckily enough becasue they are one of the very few retailers, if not the only retailer, that even carry this line. The Escaparate, known as the showcase line from CAO, comes in a few different wrappers and styles but always imparts a higher degree…

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CAO La Traviata

Size: Intrepido (Churchill 7×50) Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano Binder: Cameroon Filler: Nicaraguan and Dominican Strength: Medium to Full Price: Just under $6.00 a piece Behind the Stick: This is a stick that was produced by the CAO company and as many have heard, they were wanting to create a new cigar – and like many other companies have felt the pull back to the Cuban roots. For those who are not familiar with the story of La Traviata I’ll try my best to keep it brief. The original brand began in…

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A touch of the Room 101 Experience

I gathered the link to this video via Dylan Austin – One of the big power players and the director of marketing for Camacho Cigars. We have all heard about Matt Booth – if it is for the jewelery line or if it is for his newer cigar and lifestyle brand or for some of us just as a fellow Marine. Almost any company that comes out of LA seems to always have a special flair or certain edge and Room 101 is no different. Here is a clip of…

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Contest!!

So, it’s that time again – Giving away free cigars! Many have been smoking cigars for a while and I hope that everyone here is either in the middle of or can remember when they caught the ‘cigar bug’. What I am referring to is when one beings the learning process of the cigar world, where they come from, how they are made, whats goes into it and most importantly the realization of how many cigars there actually are in the world – Not just Cubans. I personally have gotten…

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