Ramon Allones, the brand I want to love, kind of love, yet never seem to go deep on. I placed a thread in the Cigar Cartel Group to see what members wanted me to review, and the overwhelming choice was the Ramon Allones LCDH Superiores Grand Corona release. Generally, I am a corona gorda whore, so my expectation was high going in. I am not sure of the box code or date, but I am pretty sure it came from the 2012-13 MUR codes, as I got it from a good BOTL…Continue
Well gents and ladies, it is time to post our individual Cigar of the Year 2014 lists! This year I decided to stay at 20, as honestly I had a ton of graet smokes that I truly loved this year. Some were reviewed, some were not, and I am only posting pictures for the first five. Really the majority of this list was released in 2013 or 2014, as it truly does take forever to get to all samples and cigars I buy. So without further adieu my Cigar of the Year 2014 is……Continue
I you had not heard, Seth, Surgeon, and myself are all getting together to discuss our top rated Habanos of the year this Saturday on What Embargo. In doing so, we all made short lists to discuss live. Here is a snippet of mine...
It is time for a Top Five Habanos Cigar of the Year list for Habanos Critic and What Embargo. I wanted to keep the list short, as truly you could add any handmade Habanos to my list, as they all are made with superior tobacco. So for this…Continue
I had the pleasure of winning a contest sponsored by Cigar Inspector, that involved a nice package from LCDH Knokke in Belgium including a Trinidad Robusto T. This specific vitola has been discontinued since 2012, and the example sent to me had a secondary aged band noting the year of release as 2010. I am not a huge Trinidad fan, as for the most part they need significant age to hit my palate, but I am always game to try something new. The brand itself is a niche brand,…Continue
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