Blind Cigar Review - Pay it Forward #2!

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  1. denverdog

    denverdog Not now chief, I’m in the F**kin zone.

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    Blind Cigar Review - Pay it Forward #2

    Alright guys, we have had an influx of new members since this thing was last going, so let’s kick it off again and give some of the new blood, as well as the old (Doc, can you still hold a cigar still enough to smoke it?) a chance to show off their blind review skills! Cory had a great basis so we will use that foundation and build on it so please read it to get the general idea. The main point we need to stress is only participate if you can/will be able to follow the time guidelines set below. This will avoid a clusterphuck in the long run and make for a much more enjoyable experience.

    The Purpose: To give members the chance to try some new sticks and/or some of your favorites and to take a shot at doing a blind review. Have fun!

    The Process:
    • When someone asks "Who wants it" say "GIMME!"
    • Within 24 hours of receiving the sticks (one of which will be unbanded) post a picture of your haul and ask the question.
    • Once you ask "who wants it" please ship within 48 hours to keep it moving and PM the recipient with the DC#.
    • Go to the Blind Cigar Review Thread #2 in the "Cigar Reviews | Watcha Been Smokin' Lately?" and post your review within 7-10 days.
    Guidelines:
    • Packages should be a minimum of 3 nice sticks, not necessarily super premiums but sticks you enjoy smoking.
    • Include the band from the blind review stick in an envelope for the reviewer to open after their review.
    • Follow the timelines the best you can. Things happen but lets do our best. :thumbs:
    • Have fun, be clever, try and find out a bit about who you are sending sticks to and play off that.
    If I missed anything please feel free to chime in with any thoughts, ideas or feedback.. Now that the formalities are out of the way, WHO WANTS IT!?! :whistling:

     
  2. Ginseng

    Ginseng Banned

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    It's great to see this fun concept revived. It's a lot of fun, guys. :thumbs:

    Wilkey
     
  3. Kingantz

    Kingantz Growing too fast.

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  4. insight

    insight Making friends everywhere!

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    Excellent! It has been a while since this was really active.
     
  5. denverdog

    denverdog Not now chief, I’m in the F**kin zone.

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    Way to step up and show em how its done, Greg! I will put a selection together tonight and get it out tomorrow. :thumbs:
     
  6. flamchop

    flamchop 65/65

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    Sounds like fun!
     
  7. Kingantz

    Kingantz Growing too fast.

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    Woohoo! Looking forward to it! :thumbs:
     
  8. mr.mac

    mr.mac New Member

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    Good to see this thing going agian. I had a lot of fun with it last summer. :thumbs:

    mac
     
  9. amateuraficionado

    amateuraficionado Cheeken Tetrazzeeneh!!!!

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    Now there's a shocker..... who'd have thunk it? :p
     
  10. denverdog

    denverdog Not now chief, I’m in the F**kin zone.

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    Incoming! Delivery Confirmation™ Label Number: 0103 8555 7493 7184 4477
     
  11. mrcigar

    mrcigar Member

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    I'm in the first two to post, with the catch phrase will be mailed two to try.
     
  12. grateful1

    grateful1 Oh My!

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    Gimme Gimme! <just in case I missed something!>
     
  13. Bsneed51

    Bsneed51 Habitual Threadjacker!

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    gimmie gimmie <just in case you didn't miss something>
     
  14. Niko

    Niko Little Elm Brewing Co.

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    Cool concept. This will be fun.
     
  15. GregSVT

    GregSVT I love scotch. Scotchy, scotch, scotch.

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    My understanding is that Kingantz will get some sticks from denverdog and then will post in the thread "who wants it" in which case someone else says "GIMMIE" and is then sent sticks and the process repeats. Your offer was a bit premature and not within the rules.

    If I'm wrong then so be it...Jonas?
     
  16. denverdog

    denverdog Not now chief, I’m in the F**kin zone.

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    You are absolutely correct, Greg. yorkcigar is of course free to send sticks to Gary and whoever else but as far as the BCR-PIF you are correct.
     
  17. Kingantz

    Kingantz Growing too fast.

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    Smokes arrived today and some fines smokes they are! Thank you Jonas for a wonderful selection! (eat your heart out Don! Ah hahaha :D ). That is one menacing looking mystery stick too. Think I may just have to smoke that one on a full belly. ;)

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    So.....who wants it?!? ???
     
  18. br174

    br174 Lifelong Fan

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    Gimmie I'll take it.

    Brian
     
  19. mmburtch

    mmburtch Sleep deprived and cranky

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    nevermind. too slow
     
  20. Dsav101

    Dsav101 Women it seems are the antichrist.

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    Damn nice selection for ya Greg. You have my addy on file so that nice looking one with the gold foil can get to me fast I presume? :) Enjoy em bro! And cannot wait to see ya make an ass of yourself with the blind review :)

    Don
     

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