News 

Alec Bradley announces release of 2 new cigars at IPCPR this year

The Alec Bradley Prensado and Black Market are two of the brand’s most highly rated cigars. We have seen a few iterations of the Black Market over the years, including the famed “Filthy Hooligan.” This year, Alec Bradley has announced that they will release a new extension for both the Prensado and the Black Market. FT. LAUDERDALE, FL. – For the first time in two years, Alec Bradley Cigar Co. has announced the global release of two premium cigars. Prensado Lost Art and Black Market Estelí are iterations of two…

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Famous Smoke partners with Alec Bradley for 2 new Exclusive Cigars

Shortly after Famous Smoke announced it’s partnership with Padron for their latest Exclusive: the Famous 75th Anniversary by Padron, in commemoration of Famous Smoke’s 75 years in business, Famous Smoke has announcest their newest partnership with Alec Bradley for two new exclusives: the 1600 & 1633. The first of the two exclusives is the Alec Bradley 1600. “We have one goal: to give you, the cigar smoker, an unforgettable experience,” -Alec Bradley Cigars president, Alan Rubin. The new edition’s numerical moniker represents the year 1600, when tobacco was first grown…

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Cigar Review 

Cigar Review: The Candela Series Part 1: Alec Bradley Filthy Hooligan

Today we are starting a series of three candela cigar reviews.  These cigars had pretty much all but gone away until a recent resurgence around this time of year, yes the day of everything green, St. Patrick’s Day.  At one time the candela was the cigar of choice for American smokers, it was even dubbed the American Market Select.   What is a candela?  Well, candela makes reference to the wrapper used.  The wrappers are green, sometimes pale green, sometimes darker green.  This is all caused by the curing process…

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Achievements 

The Cigar Nut’s Countdown 2014: Number 9

Our countdown of the top 11 cigars of 2014 continues, today we reveal The Nut’s number 9 cigar of the year!  Please note that a full review may not have been published yet for every cigar, but they are coming soon! Recap of what we have so far: David: #11 Dunhill 1907 #10 Studio Tobac Reckoning Brandon: #11 Matilde Recanar #10 E.P. Carrillo 5th Anniversary Maxwell: #11 Casa Fernandez Aganrosa Leaf Maduro Ilustre #10 Crowned Heads Jericho Hill And here are the picks for number 9: David’s Number 9: Tatuaje CiGWAR –…

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Cigar Review 

Alec Bradley Fine and Rare 2014 Ta-25A

Alec Bradley’s Fine and Rare has returned for its fourth consecutive year with a new 10 tobacco blend. Each blend has been classified by a short letter and number code, as follows: -Alec Bradley Fine and Rare 2011: Hj10-i -Alec Bradley Fine and Rare 2012: BR1213 -Alec Bradley Fine and Rare 2013: Hj10-I (Same blend as 2011) -Alec Bradley Fine and Rare 2014: Ta-25A The Fine and Rare was originally released on November 11, 2011 (11/11/11) with a total released production of 1,111 boxes in three vitolas. In 2012, it…

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Cigar Review : Alec Bradley American Sungrown

Size: 5 x 50 ( Robusto ) Wrapper: Nicaraguan Sun-Grown Habano Binder and Filler: Nicaraguan Strength: Medium to Full Price: $61.99 for a box of 20 at www.BuyDiscountCigars.com Enter coupon code CIGARNUT at checkout for an additional $5.00 off your purchase! Behind The Stick: A common occurance in the tobacco industry, with one extremely sucessful addition comes theattempt to create a more flavorful or unique experience, cut the price down and ultimatley moresucessful “sequel”. I hate to be the berrer of bad news, but not always do these attempts turninto…

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