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Soneros Maduro by Cubanacan Cigar Review

Soneros Maduro by Cubanacan Cigar Review Two years ago, Cubanacan Cigars introduced Soneros at IPCPR 2013. The brainchild of Cubanacan’s master blender, Omar Gonzalez Aleman, Soneros is blended to pay tribute to “the flavors, aromas and blends of the past”. The … Continue reading

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A Cigar Nerd Walks Into A Bar… An Interview With Patrick Lagreid, Writer For halfwheel.com And The Phoenix Cigar Examiner: Part 1

Introduction: Today we talk with Mr. Patrick Lagreid, one of the primary writers for halfwheel.com and the Phoenix Cigar Examiner. If you’ve spent any time around a cigar shop in Arizona, chances are you know who Patrick is. In addition … Continue reading

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Michael Herklots: 10 Whiskies – 10 Cigars

Introduction: The winter months are known for being the time to partake in glasses of scotch and whiskey. Don’t ask me why, but this time of year lends itself to being more conducive to the experience. No two items pair … Continue reading

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Tales From A Legend – An Interview With Jose Blanco

Introduction: In the minds of some, cigars are merely another vice, hardly different from a cigarette. For others, it’s something to indulge in on occasion. For us however, the enthusiasts, it represents much more. Cigars, and their culture are a … Continue reading

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Cigars 101: Burning Questions

Introduction: In this installment of Cigars 101 we’ll be covering some of the questions regarding burn issues we hear floating around the shop. Again, some of this will be old news to experienced smokers, but you may find out something … Continue reading

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A. Flores AFR-75 Cigar Review

The past decade has seen a major influx in presence from boutique manufactures, with brands such as Drew Estate, Illusione, Aging Room, and countless others quickly gaining reputability with enthusiasts for putting out unique and exciting blends. Whether this is … Continue reading

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Arturo Fuente Magnum Rosado Vitola Fifty-Two Cigar Review

Arturo Fuente – one of the most iconic cigar manufactures of all time, and one that hardly needs an introduction. The Arturo Fuente brand was originally founded by the man himself, Arturo Fuente Sr. in 1912 in West Tampa, Florida. … Continue reading

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Studio Tobac Cain Daytona Robusto Cigar Review

Studio Tobac is the creative arm of Oliva Cigars and is a name many aficionado’s are quite familiar with. Creating such lines as the Nub series and Cain maduro and habano lines, Studio Tobac features a slew of delicious cigars … Continue reading

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Aging Room Maduro Rondo Cigar Review

Boutique Blends Cigars has been on maybe the biggest roll of any cigar company on the market today, releasing such heralded lines as Swag and Aging Room cigars. Since the original release of those two lines, several highly rated blends … Continue reading

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Rocky Patel Royale Robusto Cigar Review

Rocky Patel, one of, if not the most recognized names and faces in the cigar industry today. He has worked extremely hard over the last 20 or so years to become one of the largest cigar manufacturers in the world, … Continue reading

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