Monthly Archives: December 2012

2002 Bolivar Immensa

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Received this in a ‘Make a wish’ pass from a great BOTL. It’s a shame that Habanos SA has decided to eliminate a lot of its long and skinnies from various marcas in its portfolio. I was excited to see … Continue reading

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2001 Edicion Limitada Cohiba Piramides

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The 2001 Edicion Limitada Cohiba Piramide is the 3rd time a Piramide under the Cohiba marca. The first time it was released was in 1994 at the Dinner of the Century where 10 boxes of 50 cabinets were auctioned off. … Continue reading

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2009 Edicion Regional India Punch Platino

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Got this in a MAW pass. Very pretty packaging. These were released to the India market in 2009. There were 1,600 boxes released and they came in 25 count Slide Lid Boxes. Been waiting for a time where I can … Continue reading

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2007 H Upmann Duty Free Travel Humidor Robusto

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I recently won a cigar review contest and the prize was the 2007 Duty Free H Upmann Travel Humidor that contained 6 robustos. This was released exclusively for the Travel Retail and Duty Free market. This was the second release … Continue reading

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2009 Edicion Limitada Romeo Y Julieta Duke

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I have a love/hate relationship with RyJ. The older cigars I have smoked have been fantastic however, the recent production hasn’t really been in my wheelhouse. The 2009 RyJ Duke has been an exception to this. The ones that I … Continue reading

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2009 Edicion Regional Cuba La Gloria Cubana Deliciosos

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I had the opportunity to go to a cigar dinner recently. It’s always good to go to these things as you never know who you are going to meet. Had an excellent table for this dinner. Lots of great conversation … Continue reading

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2010 Ramon Allones Edicion Regional Andino Gladiator

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Had the opportunity to purchase a box of these over the summer. Ironically, a great BOTL sent me one to try to get my impressions. I really like the Ramon Allones Regional releases. They are very true to the marca … Continue reading

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2012 Friends of Partagas Festival Humidors

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I had the opportunity to see some of the special humidors that they were going to auction off at the closing dinner of the Friends of Partagas Festival. They were on display in the VIP room at the Partagas Factory … Continue reading

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2012 H. Upmann Half Corona Tins and review

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The H Upmann Half Corona wasn’t on my radar screen until one of my buddies forced me to sit down and try one. Needless to say, I ‘saw the light’ and promptly started to pick these up. They are on … Continue reading

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2011 Edicion Regional Alemania Sancho Panza Escuderos

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Had the opportunity to buy a few of these cigars from a great SOTL who visited Europe over the summer. The Sancho Panza marca has been used for only 2 Edicion Regional releases. The 2010 ER Espana Quijote and the … Continue reading

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