I picked up these San Lotano Maduro by A.J. Fernandez from CigarBid as 2 x 10 packs.
The nose on these distinctly reminded me of the curing barns in Nicaragua. The smell of rich sweet tobacco curing with hay undertones.
This cigar from A.J. Fernandez is a box pressed Toro measuring 6x52. It is tripled capped and flawless in construction. There is a single flat…Continue
Added by Cigar Surgeon on May 28, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
This cigar was a custom blend in 2012 for the Reddit /r/cigars group by Ventura Cigar Company.
Some spice and sweet tobacco with hay and barnyard.
This custom cigar is a Salomon sized 6 3/4" x 54 with a pig-tail cap. No flaws and no veins present.
Added by Cigar Surgeon on May 23, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
This cigar came to me by way of a contest over at Cigarbrief.
A heavy woody smell with some underlying spicy notes
This cigar is Toro shaped 6.5x52 and box pressed. As this is a pre-release the band is plain white with the Vintage 2003 lettering.The wrapper is brown and there are no imperfections.…Continue
Added by Cigar Surgeon on May 21, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
This is my review of the Carlos Torano Exodus 1959 Silver Robusto Corto (4.87x52). I purchased a 5 pack from Cigar Monster. Final tally was $3 a stick.
Very subtle nose of dried nuts and light earth. Didn't pick up anything else. Not a lot going on in the nose department.
Construction was excellent. Veins were present but wrapper was smooth and rolled…Continue
I won this cigar from a Leaf and Flame raffle for cancer research donations.
A sweet tobacco mixed with coffee. Subtle barnyard undertones.
The Oliva Serie G Belicoso is 5x52 and box pressed with multiple caps. The standard brown and gold Oliva band adorns it with a Serie G designation. …Continue
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This cigar came to me by way of a bomb from QuikAF77 at /r/cigars. This is the release version of the Nicaraguan edition I previously reviewed.
Picked up some spicy notes, sweet tobacco and slight barnyard.
The Rocky Patel Edge Habano is a Torpedo shaped cigar 6 x 52. It's adorned by a blue band. There…Continue
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Picked up some spicy pepper, a rich tobacco mixed with some sweet barnyard. …Continue
Added by Cigar Surgeon on May 7, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
I received this cigar as a part of my Secret Santa pack from the December /r/cigars exchange.
I picked up earth, some sweet tobacco and hints of cedar. There wasn't anything else I could detect here.
The Four Kicks Seleccion No. 5 is a 6 1/2" x 44 Lonsdale. There are veins present all throughout the wrapper but they are all flat. The cigar is…Continue
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