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Cutting Corners

It has been a while since I have had a chance to sit down and let loose with another rant – what better time and place then with a great cigar, couple fingers of fantastic scotch and loud music. First, I want to thank you all for taking the time to sit down (some perhaps a bit more excited than others) and read over my latest rant. We all know that at times – hell who am I kidding – a lot, I tend to turn off my filter and…

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Fill In

Well, the achievements have been taking off a lot more than I had originally expected. Always a good problem to have. I have already sent out 6 packages, Jacob will be sending out a couple here soon so please keep the completed achievements coming in! I also want to apologize for not updating the scoreboard and pages right away, Jen and I are down to 12 days before the wedding and it seems like all the last minute things happen at the same time! I’m still here, your still getting…

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The Bowery Robusto by Velvet Cigars

The Bowery Robusto by Velvet Cigars by Jacob Krell Size: 5.25 X 50 Box-pressed Wrapper: Habano Ecuadorian Binder: Nicaraguan Filler: Nicaraguan and Honduran Price: $195 for a box of 20 Behind The Stick: Velvet Cigars Lounge of New York City is a family owned cigar lounge that has seen three generations at work. Affluence.org has named Velvet Cigars Lounge one of the top 5 cigar hang outs in the world. The good press and accolades do not stop there. They have created their own cigar lines that are named for…

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EO Brands Achievement

The EO Brands Achievement 5 points ~Smoke 3 three different 601 Cigars or 3 different EO Brands in 1 day This challenge gives you two options to earn this achievement. You can choose to smoke 3 different blends of the EO Brands 601 Cigars – Black, Red, Blue, or Green. Your second choice would be to smoke 3 different EO Brands Cigars – Mi Barrio, Murcielago, Cubao, Cubao Maduro, 601 Black, 601 Red, 601 Blue, or 601 Green.

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Boutique Cigar Challenge

Boutique Cigar Challenge 4 points Boutique Cigar Challenge ~Smoke 2 boutique cigars in one day We want you to go out and find and smoke 2 boutique brand cigars in one day. When we say boutique brand we mean a small cigar company that is not in every cigar shop and online catalog across the country. They make limited production quantities of cigars that are often hard to find. This would include Velvet, 13th Floor Cigars, K.A. Kendall’s 7-20-4, Illusione, Viaje, Jameson, and 262 Cigars as examples. This achievement is…

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La Aurora Preferido Achievement

La Aurora Preferido Achievement 12 points by Jacob Krell -Smoke all 5 Preferidos Connecticut, Dominican Corojo, Brazilian Maduro, Cameroon, and Ecudorian Sumatra Ok guys here is your challenge to earn the La Aurora Preferido Achievement and 12 points towards the grand prize. The La Aurora Preferido comes in 5 different wrappers – Connecticut, Dominican Corojo, Brazillian Maduro, Cameroon, and Ecudorian Sumatra. You must submit a before picture showing all 5 cigars together and an after picture of all 5 cigars nubbed. Be sure to also let us know what your…

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