First and foremost I have to take a second to thank all the readers this past year, the site has made some fantastic improvements, hit some great numbers in regards to viewers (50k unique) and a new fire has been lit under me to produce more for the site. I guarantee great things to come next year from reviews to contests to cigar news! I also want to thank Jacob, Daniel, and Brian who were […]
Size: 5 x 50 (Robusto) Wrapper: Cuban Binder and Filler: Cuban Strength: Full Price: Little over $10.00 a piece Behind The Stick: A long time worker within the Cuban tobacco business, Spaniard Don Jaime Partagas Ravelo established his factory, Real Fabricas de Tabaco partagas in 1845 in Havana, becoming one of the largest factories of its time. Since Don Jaime owned many of the best plantations in the Vuelta Abajo region and his known status […]
Brians Top 10 Cigars of 2010 2010 was a very big year for me as far as cigar smoking goes. If 2005 was my birth into the cigar experience, 2010 was the metaphorical year I turned 18 and became an adult. Up until this year I had only smoked a very limited number of brands and only had maybe 3-4 cigars a month. Early this year my interest was piqued, I joined several cigar forums, […]
Jakes Top 10 Cigars of 2010 2010 was an amazing cigar year for me. I went from being laid off to working so much I donâ€™t know what day of the week it is. A friend asked me to do a few cigar reviews which led to me becoming an independent sales rep for a cigar company. I attended IPCPR and met the amazing people behind all of my favorite cigars. While in NOLA I […]
As another year comes to a close we have seen quite a few sites out there give their best and worst of the year. Well, I guess this means I have to follow suit and put together something for you all! I did not make a list last year, purely for the fact that I did not feel I had enough experience or knowledge to give recommendations – this year, I still feel the same […]
Quick and to the point today – got this trailer in from Abe at Smoke Inn. Many of you have seen my review of the Tatuaje Anarchy which is a limited edition special release for Smoke Inn and Tatuaje, but Manny Iriarte is making a video of the release, including smashing up the SUV parked right in front of the store. Check it out!