Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban 12 year old

I’ve had this little miniature bottle for a few years now.  Every since I had a dram of 21 year old Balvenie Portwood, I’ve been hesitant of trying another port finished scotch. I have always been curious of this particular … Continue reading

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A change in direction….

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Over the past couple of months, my brother and I have been making a more concerted effort in exploring the world of scotch.  I have always enjoyed having a nice single malt with a good cigar, however, the two were more … Continue reading

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1980s Partagas Filipos revisited…

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  This is a cigar that I have been saving for awhile.  I had the opportunity to attend a fantastic herf a couple of years ago.  I was gifted one by a great BOTL and won another at an auction … Continue reading

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2010 40th Aniversario Portman robusto revisited

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It’s been a couple of years since I smoked this cigar.  A great BOTL provided me the opportunity to purchase a few of these to try.  The original review is here. The Portmanns are world renowned for their customer service, knowledge … Continue reading

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2012 Edicion Regional Canada Vegas Robaina XV Aniversario Sublimes

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The 2012 Edicion Regional Canada XV Aniversario Sublimes in a beautiful looking cigar. One of my favorite moments in Havana was when I had the opportunity to attend a tasting of this Edicion Regional prior to its release.  The tasting … Continue reading

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1970s Los Statos de Luxe Cremas

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Received this from a great BOTL to try and review. These are known to be little powerhouses.  The 1970s Los Statos de Luxe Cremas is a corona vitola that comes in at a 40 ring guage and is 5.5 inches … Continue reading

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2013 Juan Lopez Seleccion No. 2 Partagas Festival release

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The 2013 Juan Lopez Seleccion No. 2 Friends of Partagas release was part of the overall cigars that were given out during the festival. The cigar itself is a regular production cigar that has been adorned with a second band. … Continue reading

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