2013 Amigos de Partagas Festival custom roll – The ‘Gifted’ series

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The annual November Amigos de Partagas is a special time. Cigar enthusiasts from all over the world gather in Havana to spend time together, enjoy cigars and have a great time. It is smaller than the February Habanos festival and … Continue reading

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Nudies ‘N3’ Charlota

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Recieved a 2019 Nudies ‘N3’ Charlota as part of a prize pack from a recent reviews contest. Was excited to see this as the Nudies line is a collaborative effort between Rob and Hamlet. Having smoking many of Hamlet’s different … Continue reading

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Spotlight: 2015 Edicion Limitada Ramon Allones Club Allones

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2009 Edicion Regional Asia Pacifico Ramon Allones Celestiales Finos revisited…

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There is something alluring about the Britanicas vitola. The size and shape are so unique. The tapered head and foot. Stunning when rolled well. It takes a true maestro to roll this vitola. I remember seeing this for the first … Continue reading

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2010 Edicion Regional Alemania Ramon Allones Belicosos revisited…

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The Alemania Edicion Regional releases are one of my favourite of the program. Always top notch, great marcas and excellent selection of vitolas. I had the opportunity to split a box of these after I smoked one that was gifted … Continue reading

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2006 H. Upmann Monarch en Tubo

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The H. Upmann Monarch. A wonderful cigar in its own right however, always took second position behind the iconic H. Upmann Sir Winston. The key difference between the two is that the Sir Winston is rumoured to be only released … Continue reading

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2014 Montecristo Habanos Anejados Churchill revisited…

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I remember when the Habanos Anejados line came out. I was skeptical about the release as most cigar collectors like to age their cigars themselves to ensure the provenance is too notch. What made me interested were there were a … Continue reading

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2007 Cohiba Maduro 5 Genios revisited

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The Cohiba Maduro 5 Genios has been a Pandora’s box for me. This will be the third time that I will have tried to review this cigar. The first two experiences did not go over well. Surprising as first year … Continue reading

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The Humidor: jars and special release humidors

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2019 Trinidad Esmerelda

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Been hearing a lot of fanfare behind the new Trinidad regular production releases. Happy to see that the marca’s portfolio is being expanded. Hopefully, they will have some staying power, seeing that the previous regular production releases were short lived. … Continue reading

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