Archive for October, 2010

Montecristo No.4 Review



by at 9:31 pm (2) Cigar Reviews

~ Montecristo #4 ~ Country of Origin: CUBA 5″ x 42 ring gauge – Petit Corona After my negative experience with the #2, I did promise to get a #3 or #4 to review and see if Montecristo could redeem… (read the rest)

A Quick Lesson on Fake Cuban Cigars.



by at 5:15 pm (1) Smokin' News

Greetings folks.  After doing the Cohiba Robusto review several days ago, I started thinking about the fact that there are more fake Cubans cigars than real ones on the global market. The big names, such as Cohiba and Montecristo, are… (read the rest)

CAO Brazilia ‘Gol!’ Review



by at 8:10 pm (1) Cigar Reviews

Brazil? What? A Brazilian cigar?  The official answer is “kind of”.  The Brazilia is made by CAO Cigars and comes in several sizes. Straight from the CAO website, the Brazilia is described as having Nicaraguan filler and binder with a… (read the rest)

La Flor Dominicana – Double Ligero Chisel Review – Pt 2



by at 9:33 pm (1) Cigar Reviews

Every so often while perusing through my coveted collection of cigars from around the world, there was one that always stressed me out a little. It was none other than “The Chisel ~ Double Ligero” Made by La Flor Dominicana…. (read the rest)

Cohiba Robusto Review



by at 8:31 pm (5) Cigar Reviews

What’s the first name that comes to mind when people think of Cuban cigars?  Cohiba.  Maybe you’ve enjoyed cigars for years.  Or, maybe you’re one of those people that never smokes cigars, but “got a reeeally great deal” on some… (read the rest)

Montecristo #2 Review



by at 12:16 pm (3) Cigar Reviews

Monte Cristo #2 / Country of Origin: Cuba / 6& 1/8 inch by 52 ring gauge A couple of months ago a premier cigar magazine (that shall remain unnamed) reviewed the Monte Cristo #2 torpedo. They gave it a glowing… (read the rest)