July 2011

PuroExpress “Bespoke” Custom Rolled Cuban

July 26, 2011 // 0 Comments

Size: 5-2/3″ x 54 ring (Laguito No.5 – Double Robusto) Wrapper: Cuban Binder and Filler: Cuban Strength: Medium to Full Price: $8.95 CDN Behind the Stick: There is very little background available on these custom rolled Cuban beauties. According to the PuroExpress website; they are hand made from the finest Cuban tobacco by “seasoned experts” specifically for the fine patrons of Puro. Available in bundles of 25,15,10 & 5 these custom rolled cigars can also […]

IPCPR and Achievements!

July 16, 2011 // 0 Comments

I know IPCPR is right around the corner and everyone is going to be watching the coverage and not very interested in seeing normal old reviews so I will be linking to a few other sites on some of the live coverage and sitting at home, wishing and dreaming I was there. I am also on vacation from work next week, so it gives me a chance to knock out a few more reviews and […]

Smoke Inn Padron 1964 Natural

July 12, 2011 // 1 Comment

Size: 6 x 60 ( Double Toro ) Wrapper: Nicaraguan Binder and Filler: Nicaraguan Strength: Medium – Full Price: ~ $18.50 Behind The Stick: My fault on the massive delay for this review – Smoke Inn had released these smokes in celebration of their 15th anniversary of being in business. Smoke Inn has been a South Florida staple in the cigar world for years, and aside from there excellent customer service, huge selection and good […]

Punch Rare Corojo 2011

July 6, 2011 // 1 Comment

Size: 5 x 50 ( Robusto ) Wrapper: Connecticut Corojo Binder and Filler: Connecticut Broadleaf, Dominican, Honduran and Nicaraguan Strength: Medium Price: ~ $6.50 Behind The Stick: One of the first cigars I ever smoked was a Punch and since then the line itself has done nothing but reinforce the enjoyment I get from them – well, except for the occasional dud that gets through – and even then I find some excuse to overlook […]

Happy 4th of July!!!

July 4, 2011 // 2 Comments

Happy 4th of July! http://gossip.whyfame.com/files/2010/07/july_4_fireworks.jpg Can you imagine, 235 years ago today on July 4th, 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the Declaration of Independence was signed by the Continental Congress, The United States of America gained there independence. At the time of the signing the US consisted of 13 colonies under the rule of England’s King George III. There was growing unrest in the colonies concerning the taxes that had to be paid to England. This […]