November 2012

The Nuts Newsworthy Notes! H. Upmann, Nat Cicco, Torano Cigars, Davidoff, Fuente, Cuba USA, Sewer Duck

November 30, 2012 // 0 Comments

Yeah yeah yeah, I know – I have taken a couple weeks off of the news but it is all for good reasons – – kinda. Either way, I hope you all are ready for another installment of The Nuts Newsworthy Notes! Looks like the H. Upmann name is back in the legal processes – the company was ‘started’ December 17th, 1912 in America and has been under the ownership of Altidas since then and […]

News: 15th Habanos Festival Prices

November 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

I am sure you are all quickly realizing that I have a thing for Cuban cigars, and their annual festival. Included below is the pricing list ( for those of us in the US, for educational purposes only – haha ) and the different events that you can sign up for. I have to admit tho, I had no idea that Habanos S.A. brought in this kind of money just from admissions! Enough rambling, onto […]

News: 15th Habanos Festival Preliminary Program

November 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

Habanos S.A. released the official announcement yesterday about the 15th Habanos Festival, and today the followed it up with a full preliminary program listing. I am sure that this will have minor changes, but to say I wish I could be there is an understatement. Sigh – oh well, onto the juicy info!


November 27, 2012 // 0 Comments

Hell yeah everyone! Its almost that time! For those of you who know and those who will find out, I have a borderline obsessive attraction to Habanos S.A. – from their festivals, to their cigars, to their humidors to just the ‘experience’ of the festival. One thing on my bucket list is to go to one Habanos Festival before I die. Here’s to wishing right!? Included below is their official press release – what about […]

Cigar Review: Tatuaje Apocalypse

November 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

Size: Salomon – 5 1/4″ x48/52 Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Binder and Filler: Nicaraguan Strength: Full Price: ~ $9.00 USD each ( $135 a box ) Behind The Stick: As much as I like to give a quick synopsis of a cigar, a little background history and what have ya – I really think that the press release that Smoke Inn put out covers the entire blend to a T. I was also one of the […]

Cigar Review: Royal Jamaican Oro Rojo

November 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

Size: 6 x 52 ( Toro ) Wrapper: Nicaraguan Binder and Filler: Nicaragua, Honduras and Jamaica Strength: Medium Price: ~ $3.50 Behind The Stick: Yes yes – this is a cigar that is created by Altidas – another one of those ‘love em or hate em’ companies. The Dominican constructed, Nicaraguan, Honduran and Jamaican blend carries the name ‘Royal Jamaica’ due in part to its contents, a not so common Jamaican tobacco while the Oro […]

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