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Where The Hell Have You Been?!

Where The Hell Have You Been?! Yeah – yeah – yeah . . . April was not what I would consider a ‘hot’ month for the site. Myself, I had a 10 day vacation so I mentally had checked out for about 2 weeks – not the most effective way to get reviews done right! I did some work on my car, spent time with the wife and got hooked on the silver market. Thats the main thing – I figured out that silver can be very lucrative – but…

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Diesel Shorty

Diesel Shorty Size: 4.5 x 60 Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Binder and Filler: Jalapa, Condega, and Esteli Regions Strength: Roughly $5.00 a piece Price: High Medium to Full Behind The Stick: This cigar is the child of not only AJ Fernandez (personally I feel he is a fantastic cigar maker who is starting to make quite the name for himself) but also TV personality Shorty Rossi (star of Pit Boss on Animal Planet). Although some feel this cigar was inspired by the NUB cigar line since it follows nearly directly with…

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Illusione Nosotros

Size: 5 x 50 Wrapper:Nicaraguan Corojo 99 Binder and Filler: Nicaraguan and Connecticut Habano Strength: High Medium to Low Full Price: Give or take $10.00 Behind The Stick: I got these smokes from @General_griff on twitter and I can not begin to say thank you enough! I am sure by now we have all heard or been able to smoke the Illusione Nosotros so I will not bore you with the details of how it was created by Dion of Illusione cigars and Johnathan from Drew Estate cigars or that…

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Slow and Steady

Many of you will see that this month I just have not been posting as much as I normally do – well, I am on vacation and I’ve been a complete slacker with the site. I have a few things up my sleeve so check back in a few days. I leave you with this.

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Tatuaje RC184

Size: 7 1/4″ x 57 Wrapper: Habano Ecuador Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua Price: ~$18.00 Behind the Stick: With the recent Tatuaje RC233 review, you know the info behind the its little brother, the RC184. So, instead of reiterating what you’ve already read, here’s the the info behind this specific cigar. After smoking the RC233 a few weeks ago, I foolishly stated my desire to try the RC184 in a banter thread on Cigar Asylum. To teach me a lesson in watching what I say, my friend James, bombed me with…

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Carlos Torano Noventa 90

I smoked all of them before I did review, forgot to take pictures – my bad – stock photos used! Size: 6 x 52 (Toro) Wrapper: Nicaraguan Habano Binder and Filler: Nicaraguan Habano (Condega, Esteli, Jalapa, Pueblo Nuevo) Strength: Medium to Medium – Full Price: About $11.00 a pop Behind The Smoke: This is just one of the many smokes that Jacob was kind enough to bless me with shortly after his trip to New Orleans for the IPCPR convention – I was only able to smoke a single so…

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