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Cigar Reviews

Cigar Review: Perdomo 30th Anniversary Maduro Epicure

May 30, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
In honor of Perdomo’s 30th anniversary in the cigar industry, the company released the 30th Anniversary cigar line to celebrate. Here is our review of the Maduro Read more

Cigar Review: Dissident Heretic Corona Larga

May 19, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Dissident Cigars Heretic is a midwest regional exclusive with a bit of twist. Read more

Cigar Review: Don Pepin Vintage Edition

May 14, 2024 By Dee Pitman
As kick-off to the 20th anniversary of Don Pepin Garcia cigars, the Vintage Line was released as a TAA exclusive in 2023. Read more

Cigar Review: Protocol Cigars Phoebe Couzins

May 1, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Protocol Cigars Lawmen Series sees its first tribute to a woman in the fourth iteration of this line. Read more

Cigar Review: Powstanie Connecticut Justice

April 11, 2024 By Dee Pitman
Powstanie Cigars has extended their Connecticut line with the addition of the Corona Gorda. This new vitola is named “Justice”,  paying tribute to the middle child of  Mike Szczepankiewicz, co-owner, and master blender of Powstanie. Read more

Cigar Review: Jake Wyatt Cigar Co Icarus

March 30, 2024 By Kevin Acuff
The use of mythology is an excellent fit for the cigar world. Some myths and legends can fit virtually any facet of the story a cigar manufacturer wishes to tell with their release. We see a great example of that in the latest release from Jake Wyatt Cigar Co., which was released at this year's TPE trade show in Las Vegas. Read more

Cigar Review: Drew Estate Liga Privada H99 Phineas Gage Lancero

March 27, 2024 By Dee Pitman
Drew Estate is always pushing the boundaries of the cigar lines they produce. The well-known and loved “Liga Privada” line includes such hits as the T52, the No 9, and the Unico series. Never willing to settle, they have once again pushed the creativity of blending to produce the H99 Phineas Gage Lancero. Read more

Drew Estate Releases Asia Pacific Exclusive Liga Privada Unico Serie Bakkwa

March 19, 2024 By Nicole Tabacco
Inspired by the Chinese delicacy Bakkwa, a symbol of good fortune and prosperity, this cigar aims to blend cultural significance with a smoking experience. ​ Read more

Cigar Review: Joya de Nicaragua Cinco de Cinco Toro

March 15, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Come read the review of Joya de Nicaraguas brand new premium offering, Cinco de Cinco Toro. Read more

Cigar Review: Davidoff Limited Edition 2024 Year of The Dragon Double Corona

March 9, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Come read if we thought the new Davidoff 2024 Year of The Dragon was all smoke, or worth the fire. Read more

Cigar Review: J.C. Newman Brick House Bricktoberfest 2023

February 23, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Cigar Review: Come read what we think about the new J.C. Newman Brick House Bricktoberfest 2023 Read more

Cigar Review: Perdomo 30th Anniversary Sun Grown

February 20, 2024 By Dee Pitman
In honor of Perdomo’s 30th anniversary in the cigar industry, the company released the 30th Anniversary cigar line to celebrate. Here is our review of the Sun Grown. Read more

Cigar Review: Cohiba Riviera Robusto

February 18, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Come read what we think about the new Cohiba Riviera Robusto boxpressed. Read more
Tabacalera Perdomo 30th Anniversary Connecticut Epicure

Cigar Review: Perdomo 30th Anniversary Connecticut Epicure

February 12, 2024 By Kevin Acuff
For a cigar company to celebrate a 30th anniversary is a major milestone. Looking back to where Nick started the company, it is hard to believe he and his wife Janine started the company, Nick’s Cigars back in 1992 in their garage while Nick worked a full-time job as an air traffic controller. Read more
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Cigar Review: Casa 1910 Soldadera Edition Teniente Angela

February 5, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Check out our latest cigar review on the Casa 1910 Soldadera Edition, the Teniente Angela. Read more
Davidoff Aniversario No. 1 Limited Edition 2023 Cigar on blue velvet background

Cigar Review: Davidoff Aniversario No. 1 Limited Edition 2023

January 31, 2024 By Kevin Acuff
The latest release from Davidoff is a combination of those, giving the nod back to 1986 when they released the Aniversario cigar in honor of Zino Davidoff’s 80th birthday. Read more
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Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Post Embargo Blend Code 815

January 29, 2024 By Dee Pitman
Alec Bradley reintroduces the Post Embargo line after a couple year hiatus. The original Post Embargo was released in 2015 and was discontinued in 2021. Read more
CLE PCA Exclusive Cigar

Cigar Review: CLE PCA Exclusive 2023 Robusto

January 19, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
CLE introduces their inaugural PCA exclusive in 2023 that was only available for purchase by retailers who attended the tradeshow in person. Read more
Hand holding AVO Seasons LE 2023 Winter Cigar

Cigar Review: Avo Seasons LE 2023 Winter

January 7, 2024 By Dee Pitman
Avo Cigars completes its 2023 Seasons Limited Edition cigars with the release of the AVO Seasons Winter. Read more
Aganorsa Leaf Anniversario Connecticut Toro Cigar

Cigar Review: Aganorsa Leaf Anniversario Connecticut Toro

January 1, 2024 By Mitchell Santaga
Aganorsa leaf adds a new offering to the successful Anniversario line with a Connecticut shade wrapper. Read more