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At first she purrs, but then she bites! [Opus X Pussy Cat FLASH SALE!]
May 29, 2017

At first she purrs, but then she bites! [Opus X Pussy Cat FLASH SALE!]

By  •  Cigars, Cigar Deals

Don’t be fooled…

Rare to begin with, Opus X is hard to get your hands on, but a few times a year we’re lucky enough to get our hands on …
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Show your Grad and Dad some Love + Cigars Direct Gift Guide
May 25, 2017

Show your Grad and Dad some Love + Cigars Direct Gift Guide

By  •  Cigars, Cigar Deals

My baby graduated from high school last week.

All the cliches are true…it goes so fast. It seems like only yesterday, I watched her skip off to Kindergarten. …
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Juan’s Top 10 Cigars!
May 24, 2017

Juan’s Top 10 Cigars!

By  •  Cigars, Cigar Deals

Juan’s Top 10 Cigars

I get asked A LOT.  “What are your favorite cigars?”

The answer changes based on…

my mood what I’m drinking at the time what time …
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Finally! We’ve got ’em in stock…Drew Estate Unico Series!
April 6, 2017

Finally! We’ve got ’em in stock…Drew Estate Unico Series!

By  •  Cigars, Cigar Deals, Cigar

A place for the “unique ones”

When you think of cigar companies, you probably think of Cuban emigres in Miami, the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua or Honduras. But just like …
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Cigar Spotlight: L’Atelier
February 2, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: L’Atelier

By  •  Cigars, Cigar

While it is true that these cigars have only been out a couple of years, it still bears mentioning that every significant L’Atelier cigar review has rated them at least …
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Five Outstanding Sun Grown Cigars
January 28, 2015

Five Outstanding Sun Grown Cigars

By  •  Cigars

Sun grown, sometimes written as one word, cigars get the name due to their wrappers – sun grown, of course. The high-priming, plant-ripened leaves are thick, oily and full of …
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Glory in the Cigars (and all that comes along with it)
November 12, 2014

Glory in the Cigars (and all that comes along with it)

Joel, Anthony, Kevin and I were sitting in the back of Joel’s 1985 El Camino. It had been a long three days, heck it had been a long …
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Tobacco Harvesting
November 9, 2014

Tobacco Harvesting

By  •  General, Cigars

The harvesting of tobacco for cigars is a difficult process and the proper time to begin harvesting depends upon a number of different factors. One aspect of harvesting the tobacco …
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Cigars and Taxes: 1863 to 1868
September 19, 2014

Cigars and Taxes: 1863 to 1868

By  •  General, Cigars

Congress, when the country is in debt, has never hesitated to tax that which is popular. Think of the high taxes today on gasoline, alcohol and tobacco products.

The Civil …
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Non-Cuban Cigars that Pay Homage to Cuba
September 18, 2014

Non-Cuban Cigars that Pay Homage to Cuba

By  •  Cigars

Few dispute that cigars made with tobacco originating in Nicaragua, the Dominican Republic, Honduras and a few other locations can now compete on equal footing with Cuban cigars in terms …
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