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Padron Series 3000
December 21, 2012 – 7:58 am | Comments Off
Padron Series 3000

Strength: Medium
Wrapper Color: Colorado Maduro
Origin: Nicaragua
Cigar Shape: Robusto
Cigar Length: 5”1/2
Cigar Ring Gauge: 52
Rolling Type: Handmade
Cigar Wrapper: Nicaragua
Cigar Binder: Nicaragua
Cigar Filler: Nicaragua
First of all, let me tell you that I don’t smoke cigars of non-Cuban origin. …

How to Know if You’re Smoking A Fine Cigar
October 19, 2012 – 1:38 am | Comments Off

There is nothing worse than inhaling the fumes of a low-quality cigar into your lungs. This is true, at least, for people who know what a fine cigar is. Lack of familiarity with quality products …

L’esprit de Verite Vintage 2008
September 20, 2010 – 5:58 pm | One Comment
L’esprit de Verite Vintage 2008

The year 2010 will always hold a special place in my heart because I have now been officially inducted into the team of cigar reviewers, lounge hoppers and all around cool group of cigar …

Stinky Cigar Ashtray
June 14, 2010 – 6:00 am | One Comment
Stinky Cigar Ashtray

There are very few items in life that you can stare out, laugh, and ponder why you weren’t the person to come up with such a brilliant yet simple concept.  Joining the ranks of the …

Bryan White Interview
June 7, 2010 – 6:30 am | 3 Comments
Bryan White Interview

Bryan White is the founder of 13th Floor Cigars based out of Gilbert, Arizona. He has taken some time out of his busy schedule to sit down with and gives us a little more …

Cigar Companies In Trouble
May 28, 2010 – 3:30 am | 16 Comments
Cigar Companies In Trouble

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…and I guess it just depends on what side of the table you’re sitting on. Despite many of the hardships that the tobacco manufacturers …