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Davidoff Escurio

The Davidoff black label, has moved from Nicaragua south to Brazil. The Escurio, is absolutely a nice addition to the Davidoff line and also to any humidor. I managed to grab a couple of these at a shop I frequent and highly recommend, Just for him Wrapper: Ecuadorian Havana Seed Binder: Brazilian Cubra Seed Filler: Meta Fina & Cubra…

2015-03-17 15.22.12

Ezra Zion Honor Series

I have had a bit of a hiatus from cigar reviews with some personal life events happening and also the ice and snow storms interupting my hearty appetite for a good cigar. I received a very amazing sampler in the mail from my good friend and cigar legend Gary Griffith of Emilio Cigars. Today’s smoke…

2014-06-29 17.34.15

Cigar Review Information

I write my cigar reviews as a hobby. I retired after serving 20 years in the U.S. Navy. I also have a real job which pays me well and have no time for drama or trolls. If you don’t like my site or my opinions I do not care, but thank you for visiting my…

The desperation begins

This is hilarious, in an attempt to get the anti swisher fans back they partner up with a whisky company?????? http://halfwheel.com/drew-estate-unveils-pappy-van-winkle-cigar/73025

2014-11-03 16.22.46

Fuente Hemingway Short Story

  Sometimes there is no need to wander away from one of the cigars that grabbed you and made you a cigar smoker. My friend and fellow reviewer John, gave me my first good cigars and started me down a slippery slope with an Arturo Fuente Anejo. He saved me months of bad cigars and…

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The Cigar Hammer continues

The cigar smoking hammer continues to drop and the limitations being placed on enjoying a good cigar are discouraging. The most recent location is in my backyard. It looks like Branson, MO has passed a horrible piece of legislation that will limit another freedom. Leave people alone! http://www.ozarksfirst.com/story/d/story/branson-board-of-aldermen-pass-smoking-ordinance/22063/CmeK1AiLwUux3Nz_jUTrfw  

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RoMa Craft Limited Edition Craft La Campana de panama soberana

RoMa Craft Limited Edition Craft La Campana de panama soberana Pyramid 5×60 $13.50 Initial: Got this from Ben, thanks! Nice construction. Covered foot was harder to light than a cut or shaggy foot. Strong, feels the nicotine…Kentucky Pennsylvania tobacco filler I’m guessing. Drinking a bourbon with this. 5 minutes: smooth, but astringent aftertaste…hmm. 10 minutes:…

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JFK’s cigar love affair.

  I found this to be an interesting read and thought I would share it here. Now I am going to light up one of my own Petit Upmann’s and relax. I would recommend you do the same and enjoy the history lesson. The only other President I think who has done this much for…