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h upmann royal robusto 2 Cuban Cigar Review 

H. Upmann Royal Robusto

Each year, beginning in 2004, Habanos S.A. has released exclusives for La Casa del Habano retailers. The retailer exclusive cigars are typically limited to only one or two different cigars each year and have become limited production releases since 2011. Prior to 2011, these La Casa del Habano exclusives were simply a new vitola released in unlimited quantities. The H. Upmann Royal Robusto was the first of these releases to be limited in production as it was the 2011 La Casa del Habano exclusive. There are currently 140 La Casa…

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Cigar Review: Ramon Allones Habana Exclusivo Asia Pacifico

Size: 47 x 7 (Churchill) Wrapper: Cuban Binder and Filler: Cuban Strength: Medium Price: Unknown Behind The Stick: First and foremost – I have to give a big thank you out to Cigarsthomas – not only is he an alright COD player, he’s a great guy and a perfect BOTL. I had made mention to him that I had only tried one type of Cuban cigar, and he did more than help me correct the errors of my ways! Again, thank you so much for this! Here comes to us…

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Cigar Review: Cuban Hoya De Monterrey Coronations

Size: 5 x 42 ( 129mm x 42 ) Wrapper: Cuba Binder and Filler: Cuba Strength: Mild to Medium Price: ~ $8 USD each Box Date: Unknown Behind The Stick: For just about any ‘serious’ or even some of the once in a while smokers – Cuban cigars hold a certain air of excellence that for some, is second to none. For American’s it is almost always the “Forbidden fruit” aspect ( my favorite Cuban to this day was a ‘run of the mill’ Cohiba Robusto I purchased from La…

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Cigar Review: Cuban – Bolivar Gold Medal

Size: 6.5 x 42 ( Cervantes ) Wrapper: Cuban Binder and Filler: Cuban Strength: Medium Price: Behind The Stick: Many of the die hard Cuban Cigar fans may recognize the Bolivar Gold Medal as a 2004 Habanos release exclusive to Germany but some may have forgotten ( or were not aware ) that the line actually started prior to 1960 but was discontinued in 1992. Twelve years later Habanos S.A. decided to re-release the Gold Medal but was limited to retailers in Germany, followed by another cease of production after…

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PuroExpress “Bespoke” Custom Rolled Cuban

Size: 5-2/3″ x 54 ring (Laguito No.5 – Double Robusto) Wrapper: Cuban Binder and Filler: Cuban Strength: Medium to Full Price: $8.95 CDN Behind the Stick: There is very little background available on these custom rolled Cuban beauties. According to the PuroExpress website; they are hand made from the finest Cuban tobacco by “seasoned experts” specifically for the fine patrons of Puro. Available in bundles of 25,15,10 & 5 these custom rolled cigars can also be sampled in other sizes: Laguito No. 6 (6-1/2 x 55 ring) – Robusto (4-4/5″…

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