CAO LX2 Cuban Press

Size: 4 7/8 by 50 (Cuban Press) Wrapper: Sungrown Nicaraguan Binder and Filler: Honduras, Dominican Republic and Nicaragua Strength: Full Price: Cuban Press Box roughly $70.00 Just A Taste The Cuban Press set comes to us from the CAO company who decided to take a few of their more popular blends, squish them together in a different manner creating their now infamous, Cuban Press Box set containing a total of 12 cigars – Brazila, Italia, MX2 and LX2 – 3 of each. From what I have been able to gather,…

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Montecristo Petit Tubos

Size: 5 x 42 Wrapper: Cuban Binder and Filler: Cuban Strength: Medium Price: About $7.00 usd each Behind The Stick: I was lucky enough to receive a few of these from my buddy up north, Mr @Dalamscius on twitter, who sent me a care package of some fantastic smokes, a few of them being these creations. I did my best to let them sit as long as I could but temptation got the best of me and I had to dive in. I was able to do a little research…

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CAO MX2 Cuban Press

Size: 4 7/8 x 50 (Cuban Press) Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro Binder and Filler: Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru and Brazil Strength: Medium to Medium-Full Price: 12 Pack Box Set roughly $70.00 usd Just A Taste Here we have another installment from the great people of the CAO company, their MX2 Cuban Press. Just like the other blends within the Cuban Press Box Set, the Italia, LX2 and Brazilia are the same original blends but pressed differently to create this well defined ‘box press’ they call a Cuban Press. Lets…

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I’m back and with much needed updates!

So as many of you know, I was gone last week on my honeymoon – and boy oh boy was it nice to get away from work, family and the ‘ritual’ of every day life. I am slowly getting back into the groove and realizing how much time running the site really requires – I love it and I’m not going anywhere (to the dismay of some) but I’ll be the first to admit that I am not on top of everything 100% but I’m running a close 98% haha….

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Marriage!

The time has come! By the time this is posted I will be sweating bullets counting down the minutes – October 10th, 2010 at 10:00am (10-10-10). Shortly after the ceremony we will be onto the party bus for photos around St. Louis, stopping by Ted Drews (if you don’t know, you need to), Bush Stadium (St. Louis MUST) and back towards the reception hall. We party till 9:00pm then Jen and I will have a car pick us up, take us back to an undisclosed location (no tips here family/friends!)…

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Drew Estate Online Store Now Open!

Just got this in from John Brooke over at Drew Estate – can’t wait to spend some time at the new shop and see what they have to offer! In full is the press release from him. Drew Estate Launches Online Store Miami, FL – Drew Estate Inc. announced today that they have launched their “Drew Estate Kult Store”, an online store dedicated to Drew Estate and Joya de Nicaragua merchandise. The store features branded merchandise, such as cutters, hats, ashtrays, clothing and more. Artwork from Drew Estate’s Subculture Studios…

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