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EloGio Cigars Habano Crescent City Exclusivo Review



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Brand: EloGio Cigars Series: Habano Crescent City Cigars Exclusivo Size: Gran Corona – 6” x 48 Origin: Nicaraguan binder, wrapper and filler Price: Approx $10 USD Paired with: Ice water Several months ago, Crescent City Cigars, which happens to be… (read the rest)

PDR 1878 Capa Habana Lancero Review



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PDR 1878 lancero

Brand:  Pinar Del Rio (PDR) Cigars Series:  1878 – Reserva Dominicana  – Capa Habana Size: Lancero – 7.25” x 38 ring gauge Origin:  Dominican Habano wrapper and binder, with Dominican Criollo 98 and Dominican Corojo filler Price Paid: Approx $7… (read the rest)

Tatuaje Fausto Review



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Tatuaje Fausto 1

Brand: Tatuaje Series: Fausto Size: FT127 (Robusto) 5” X 54 ring Origin: Habano Ecuador Wrapper, Nicaraguan binder and filler A few weeks ago, I dug the Tatuaje ‘Fausto’ out of my humidor for the simple reason that I had just… (read the rest)

Joya De Nicaragua Antano Dark Corojo (Doble Forte) Review



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JDN Doble Forte

Brand: Joya De Nicaragua             Series:  Antano – Dark Corojo ‘Doble Forte’ Size: El Martillo – 5 ½” x 54 Origin:  Nicaraguan wrapper, binder and filler Saturday night I found myself sifting through the humidors, looking for an ‘after dinner’… (read the rest)

Xen by Nish Patel Review



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Xen Cigar

Brand: Rocky Patel Cigars             Series:  ‘Xen’ by Nish Patel Size: Toro –  6” x 52 ring Origin:  Connecticut wrapper, Nicaraguan binder and ‘secret’ filler   After a far too lengthy hiatus, Cigaropolis is once again going full smoke ahead.  Due… (read the rest)

Tatuaje Havana VI Angeles Review



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Brand: Tatuaje Cigars Series:  Havana VI Size: Angeles – (Petit Corona – 4 5/8 x 42) Origin: Made in Nicaragua by Jaime Garcia at My Father Cigars S.A. – Habano Ecuador wrapper with Nicaraguan binder and filler. If cigars are… (read the rest)

Ramon Allones – Allones Extra, Edicion Limitada 2011 Review



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Brand: Ramon Allones (Cuban) Series: Allones Extra / Edicion Limitada 2011 Size: 44 ring x 143mm (5 5/8”) in length Origin:  All tobacco in this cigar is from Vuelta Abajo, Cuba.  The wrapper is shade grown, and the wrapper, binder,… (read the rest)

Villiger 1888 Longfiller Review



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Brand: Villiger    Series: 1888 ‘Longfiller’ Size: Short Robusto – 4” x 50 Origin: Made in the Dominican Republic with Ecuadorian wrapper, and a “…blend of tobaccos from several countries”   One of the challenges in conducting cigar reviews is resisting… (read the rest)

PDR 1878 Cubano Especial Capa Madura Review



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Brand: Pinar Del Rio (PDR)            Series:  1878 Size: Robusto (5×52) Wrapper: Brazilian Binder: 1998 Dominican Criollo Filler: Nicaraguan and Dominican Criollo This review starts with a shout out to Dan, a fellow Brother of the Leaf who hooked me up… (read the rest)

Macanudo Cru Royale Review



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Brand: Macanudo (General Cigar) Series: Cru Royale Size:  Robusto (5” x 50) Origin: Ecuadoran Habano Wrapper, La Vega Especial Binder (Dominican Republic), and Dominican, Brazilian and Nicaraguan filler A few days ago I forced myself to deliberately stray from my… (read the rest)