Rocky Patel 15th Anniversary Robusto


Primary Link: Strength: Full Shape: Robusto Size: 5 x 50 Country: Nicaragua Wrapper Color: Natural Wrapper Origin: Ecuadorian Wrapper Leaf: Habano I can tell you this has got to be one of the most humid Summers I can remember, and being such one of the hottest. But, Summer is finally winding down with cooler weather here soon, but not …

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Davidoff Nicaragua Robusto Box Press

Davidoff BP 001

Link: Strength: Full Shape: Robusto Size: 5 x 48 Country: Dominican Republic Wrapper Color: Natural Wrapper Origin: Nicaraguan Wrapper Leaf: Habano   Summer is officially here in the South, got up to 100 F yesterday, whew! With the humidity really kicking, I mean so thick you can almost cut it with a knife, the Temperature feels more like 110, …

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Arturo Fuente Don Carlos Robusto


Link: Strength: Medium Shape: Robusto Size: 5 x 50 Country: Dominican Republic Wrapper Color: Natural Wrapper Origin: African Wrapper Leaf: Cameroon Tell ya what. My next vacation is going to be a staycation for sure. Went to Myrtle Beach last week with my daughter Jess, and by time we got back I was wiped out! So was she…lol! We did …

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E-Cigar King Vapor Kit Review

ECigar King Vapor4Life

It seems everywhere you look these days, there’s someone vaping. With so many restrictions against tobacco, vaping has become such a common activity amongst smokers (and even non-smokers). I recently received an email from a company called Vapor 4 Life, asking me if I’d review their new electronic cigar. I have to be honest, I wasn’t too keen on the …

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Review of Cigar Aficionado Magazine

Cigar Aficionado Magazine

Magazines are a great way to stay on top of any hobby, especially cigar smoking! With so many new blends hitting the shelves every month, it’s only natural that you’ll want to stay on top of these tasty treats. Looking in from the outside, you would never believe what an evolving hobby this really is. I oftentimes compare cigars to wine, …

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What’s the best cigar lighter to buy?


Finding the best cigar lighter is really personal preference. What you may think is the best lighter will certainly differ from cigar smoker to cigar smoker. Having smoked cigars for nearly 2 decades, I can tell you what features to look for in any cigar lighter, and what my personal favorite is. If you’re just getting started in cigar smoking, …

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Finding the Right Cigar for the Right Occasion

Smoking the right cigar

Finding the Right Cigar for the Right Occasion For anyone who regularly indulges in cigars, the ceremony can become an integral element to properly enjoying any sort of affair. No matter whether you’re hosting a rowdy bachelor party, are relaxing after a long day at the office or treating yourself to a celebratory smoke after a big promotion, the cigar …

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How RH and Temperature affect cigars


Occasionally someone will ask what type of temperature controlled humidor they should buy. It sounds like a simple question, and an easy solution, however RH and temperature go hand in hand. Changing one will impact the other. First, there are a few things to think about: Where you live. If you live in the desert, you’re going to have lower …

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Best cigars under 5 dollars

Cigars under 5 dollars

You can find great cigars for around 5 dollars or less! Not all cigars have to cost $12 or more. Finding that gem is like finding a needle in a haystack; there are so many cigars to choose from in the 5 dollar range, most aren’t worth it. There are, however, some excellent cigars in this range. We’ll give you …

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Cigars Cello On or Off? It depends…

Cigar cello on or off

The question whether you should leave the cellophane on or take it off a cigar is probably the most asked question. The answer is, it really depends on the situation. Cello has one primary purpose: to protect the cigar from damage. What’s the point of cello on cigars anyways? Cigars are often placed into cellophane wrappers to protect them from damage …

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