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Cigar of the Week

The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree…[COTW Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial LE Toro]
November 14, 2017

The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree…[COTW Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial LE Toro]

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Who’s your daddy?

For Jaime Garcia, the answer to that question was a constant reminder of the legacy his father, Don Pepin had created, and the shoes he wanted …
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What friendship has in common with this cigar…[COTW Ashton Classic Churchill]
October 31, 2017

What friendship has in common with this cigar…[COTW Ashton Classic Churchill]

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Like an old friend that never lets you down…

Do you have any rock solid people in your life? 

You know the type. They’re the people who will give …
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Distinguished like a diplomat should be [COTW Padron 1964 Anny Diplomatico Natural]
October 24, 2017

Distinguished like a diplomat should be [COTW Padron 1964 Anny Diplomatico Natural]

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A distinguished diplomatic gentleman…

Aged for 4 years this Nicaraguan puro is warm, and flavorful, full-bodied and smooth and every bit a gentleman’s cigar!

The Padron 1964 Anniversary …
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She’s a classy lady…[COTW Opus X Reserva D’Chateau]
September 25, 2017

She’s a classy lady…[COTW Opus X Reserva D’Chateau]

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We’re bringing classy back…

If this cigar were a lady, I imagine the construction workers would whistle at her as she walked by.

(But being a lady, …
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It’s a family affair…[Alec Bradley The Lineage Toro]
September 18, 2017

It’s a family affair…[Alec Bradley The Lineage Toro]

Keeping up with the Rubins…

In 1996 Alan Rubin founded a new cigar line named after his two sons, Alec and Bradley.

They’d have to wait 18 years …
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Sweet stolen fire…[COTW God of Fire Serie B Robusto Gordo 54]
September 11, 2017

Sweet stolen fire…[COTW God of Fire Serie B Robusto Gordo 54]

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The gift of fire to mankind…

Prometheus was the Greek Titan who was said to have stolen fire from Zeus and gifted it to us mere mortals. 

His …
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A “deeply distrubing yet pleasing smoke” [COTW Swamp Thang Toro]
August 29, 2017

A “deeply distrubing yet pleasing smoke” [COTW Swamp Thang Toro]

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Deep in the swamps, it is lurking, waiting to be discovered…

Drew Estate officially introduced this thang at 2016 IPCPR (International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers) show. We’ve finally …
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The perfect robusto [COTW: Arturo Fuente Magnum R 52]
August 15, 2017

The perfect robusto [COTW: Arturo Fuente Magnum R 52]

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The opposite of an ‘in your face’ cigar…

 In 2009, the trend in the cigar market was to create very strong (instant buzz) cigars from very young tobacco.

But …
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This flower never fades…[COTW My Father Flor De Las Antillas Toro]
August 8, 2017

This flower never fades…[COTW My Father Flor De Las Antillas Toro]

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Delicious from the first puff…

True to the Garcia family’s Cuban heritage, this cigar’s name means “Flower of the Antilles’. (Cuba is the largest island of the Greater Antilles …
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Perfecting the Perfecto [COTW-AF Hemingway Best Seller Maduro]
July 18, 2017

Perfecting the Perfecto [COTW-AF Hemingway Best Seller Maduro]

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The Best Seller is like a book you can’t put down…

Hemingway had his fair share of best sellers, and the Fuente family have followed suit in this Cameroon-wrapped …
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