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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