Monthly Archives: January 2016

2013 Habanos Festival San Cristobal de La Habana Mercaderes revisited

The 2013 Habanos Festival San Cristobal de La Havana Mercaderes was a special release from that year’s Habanos Festival.  The cigars came in a beautiful 10 count leather humidor package and there were 1,500 humidors released.  The original review and pictures … Continue reading

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1997 El Rey Del Mundo Grandes de Espana

The 1997 El Rey Del Mundo Grandes de Espana is an elegant looking cigar.  It comes from a more simpler time where the El Rey Del Munro marca was abundant in vitolas. Unfortunately, this cigar was discontinued in 2010.  I … Continue reading

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2004 Edicion Limitada Cohiba Sublime

It’s been a couple of years since I smoked my last sample from this box.  I’ve been hesitant to smoke any of my older Edicion Limitadas as the last time I sampled them, I felt that they had peaked and … Continue reading

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2012 Edicion Regional Italia Por Larranaga Small Robusto

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The 2012 Regional Edicion Italia Port Larranaga Small Robusto is a diminutive, stubby cigar. It comes in at a 50 ring gauge and is 4 inches in length.  There were 2,000 numbered slide lid boxes made. I was gifted this … Continue reading

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2011 Edicion Regional Italia La Escepcion Selecto Finos revisited…

It’s been awhile since I smoked one of these.  It’s a deceptive cigar as you would never think that there would be such power in such a small package.  It was one of the first ‘long and skinnies’ that were … Continue reading

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2007 Edicion Regional Canada Bolivar Simones revisited…

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  Time to bid Varadero adieu as all good things must come to an end.  I thought it would be fitting to finish my latest cuban trip with a canadian edicion regional.  Who knows.  This might end up to be … Continue reading

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2013 Edicion Regional Belux Bolivar Poderosos

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The 2013 Edicion Regional Belux Bolivar Poderosos is a sizable cigar.  It is a Rodolfo vitola that comes in at a 54 ring gauge and is 7.1 inches in length.  A time commitment for sure. There were 2,000 numbered 8-9-8 varnished … Continue reading

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