Archive for March, 2013

C & C Loose Cannon 1206

While out and about recently, I randomly came across a cigar shop that I never heard of. Needless to say, the guy just bought the place, and he was turning it into a pretty nice looking joint. A good sized humidor, lounge, wifi, and plenty of TV’s were all in the works. Oh, and the [...]

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Posted by Tom - March 28, 2013 at 23:00

Categories: 1206, Box_Pressed, C&C, Cigar Reviews, Cigars, Loose_Cannon   Tags:

New CAO, TaxCap for Arkansas and Become a Blender (Cigar not drinks) by Frank Seltzer

CAO has had the Brazilia line for a while, but now they are getting into the bigger ring gauges with the addition of the Carnivale.  It is a 6.5”x 60 box pressed cigar being introduced now in a limited quantity. Carnivale differs from the usual Brazilia in that the wrapper is not Brazilian, this time [...]

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Posted by F. Seltzer - March 26, 2013 at 11:03

Categories: Aging Room, Arkansas Cigar Tax Cap, Bloomberg, CAO Brazilia, cigar, cigar smoking, Cigars, fonseca, ipcpr, jrcigar, jrcigars, premium cigars, smoking, swag   Tags:

Esteban Carreras Covenant

My pal Ed had an Esteban Carreras event recently. Naturally, this meant I had to pick a few up. The Covenant is a fairly new release (to me). Considering my lack of reviews lately, it became my random choice for today. Let’s get to it…   Wrapper: Habano Oscuro Binder: Nicaraguan Filler: Nicaraguan Size: Toro [...]

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Posted by Tom - March 25, 2013 at 23:00

Categories: Cigar Reviews, Cigars, Covenant, Esteban_Carreras   Tags:

My Big fat Jewish Passover Blog by Steve Nathan

For all of our Jewish cigar-smoking friends (which is about 99% of you), Monday at sundown down is the first night of the Passover holiday. And for eight crazy days, the Jewish people celebrate Passover as a commemoration of their liberation over 3,300 years ago by God from slavery in ancient Egypt and their birth [...]

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Posted by JR Cigars Blog - March 24, 2013 at 16:30

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Give Ireland Back To The Irish… Please! by Steve Nathan

So, Sunday was St. Patrick’s day. Oh, what a glorious day for the Irish! As the saying goes, there are only two kinds of people in the world: the Irish and those with healthy livers.   Alright, calm down! I was only kidding; some of my best friends are Irish and not all of them [...]

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Posted by JR Cigars Blog - March 20, 2013 at 11:19

Categories: Alec Bradley, big apple, black market, cigar, Cigars, cigars smoking, filthy hooligan, jr cigar, JR Cigars, jrcigars, Nicaragua, plasencia, st patricks day, steve nathan   Tags:

They Are Coming for Our Cigars by Frank Seltzer

Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids takes aim at cigars and FDA control over them.  In a report out last week called Not Your Grandfather’s Cigar, the antis are pushing for FDA control over cigars. The group said sales of cigars have gone from 6 billion to more than 13 billion over the past 12 years [...]

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Posted by F. Seltzer - March 19, 2013 at 08:07

Categories: Anti Cigar legislation, Bloomberg, Cigar Rights of America, cigar smoking, Cigars, JR Cigars, tobacco control   Tags:

CAO Cruisin and a Bad Week for Bloomberg by Frank Seltzer

  Last week, CAO sent a cigar lover on a cruise with Kid Rock for his annual “Chillin’ The Most” cruise. The contest was part of the kick off for the CAO Concert line of cigars. Justin Harris of Nashville won the cruise which included a CAO branded cigar lounge aboart the Norweigian Pearl cruise [...]

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Posted by F. Seltzer - March 15, 2013 at 11:57

Categories: Bloomberg, bloomie, cao, CAO Concert, cao concert series, cigar, cigar smoking, Cigars, concert, heart disease existed before smoking, jr cigar, JR Cigars, jrcigars, ny, smoking, Smoking science, soda, Soda Ban rejected, soft drinks, the big apple   Tags:

Let’s Make a Deal by Steve Nathan

Fellow cigar smokers: As we all know, our economy is in the proverbial crapper. The value of the US dollar is ranked 96th in world value just below Zimbabwe and Uzbekistan. Yet the value of the Latin American cigar is booming. Let me ’splain. Every knucklehead, even if he’s never smoked a cigar or watched [...]

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Posted by JR Cigars Blog - March 14, 2013 at 13:04

Categories: cheap, cigar, Cigars, don mateo, five start, handmade cigars, inexpensive, jr ciar, JR Cigars, maria mancini, red dot, riata, smoking   Tags:

Oliva Serie V Melanio

I rarely smoke Oliva cigars anymore, but I recall liking the original Serie V. When I came across the Melanio at Ed’s shop, I had to grab a few. With some minimal research, I found out that the blend is completely different from the original Serie V.   Wrapper: Ecuadorian Binder & Filler: Nicaraguan Size: [...]

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Posted by Tom - March 13, 2013 at 17:23

Categories: Cigar Reviews, Cigars, Oliva, Serie_V_Melanio   Tags:

The Syndicate and Rare is Back by Frank Seltzer

  When you hear Syndicate, you often think of an old Cagney or Edward G. Robinson movie…maybe that is why the newest cigar group is called Sindicato, which is an amalgamation of top cigar retailers, including a former president of the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers.   Sindicato Cigar Group LLC was officially lanched on [...]

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Posted by F. Seltzer - March 13, 2013 at 08:15

Categories: cigar smoking, Cigars, Colucci, excalibur, Fine Cigars, health, JR Cigars, mummies, Punch Rare Corojo, Romeo Y Julieta, Smoking science, Soda Ban rejected   Tags:

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