Reviews

Stolen Throne Crook of the Crown

Mike reviews the new brand on the scene – Stolen Throne Crook of the Crown. See if the boys from Virginia made a stogie that belongs in your humidor.

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David’s Fine Tobaccos

OVERVIEW ADDRESS:   9759 University Avenue Clive, Iowa PHONE #:   (515) 278-8701 HOURS:   Monday – Thursday 10AM-8PM                   Friday & Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday 12PM-6PM BOOZE AVAILABLE:   N DRINKS AVAILABLE:   Coffee, water, soda (water and soda are for sale) FOOD AVAILABLE:   Snacks (for sale) SPECIFICS SMOKING LOUNGE:   Y WALK-IN HUMIDOR: …

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Habano Cigar Lounge Davenport

OVERVIEW ADDRESS:   432 E 4th St, Davneport, Iowa PHONE #:   (563) 888-5477 HOURS:   Sunday – Thursday 11AM-12AM                   Friday & Saturday 11AM-12AM BOOZE AVAILABLE:   N DRINKS AVAILABLE:   Water & Coffe FOOD AVAILABLE:   Milkshakes (coming soon!) SPECIFICS SMOKING LOUNGE:   Y WALK-IN HUMIDOR:   Y SPONSORED LOUNGE:   N OUTDOOR SMOKING AREA: …

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L’Atelier Cote d’Or 2017 L.E.

OVERVIEW VITOLA:   [vitola name] SIZE:   [##” x ##] ORIGIN:   [country of origin] FACTORY:   [factory] WRAPPER:   [wrapper] BINDER:   [binder] FILLER:   [filler] STRENGTH:   [strength] SOURCE: [source] ENVIRONMENT WHERE: [location] WHEN: [date/time] DRINKS: [bev] WEATHER: [weather] WHAT’S ON: [what’s on] PRODUCTION RELEASE TYPE  [release type] ORIGINALLY RELEASE DATE  [OR release date] TOTAL PRODUCTION Typical Box Size:     Boxes of [##] Production…

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Foundation El Gueguense

OVERVIEW VITOLA:   Corona GordaSIZE:   5-5/8″ x 46 ORIGIN:   NicaraguaFACTORY:   Tabacos Valle de Jalapa S.A. WRAPPER:   Nicaraguan Corojo 99BINDER:   Nicaraguan Corojo 99FILLER:   Nicaraguan Corojo & Criollo from Estelli & Jalapa STRENGTH:   Medium SOURCE:   Jungle Jim’s ENVIRONMENT WHERE:   Three-Season Porch at Home WHEN:   January 12, 2017 @ 10 AM DRINKS:   Starbucks Dark Roast WEATHER:   Super windy morning but great temperature…

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Isabela Time-Traveler 2019 Limited Edition

OVERVIEW VITOLA:   Corona SIZE:   6-1/2″ x 42 ORIGIN:   Nicaragua FACTORY:   Small fabrica outside of Condega, Nicaragua WRAPPER: Small-farm Ecuadorian Connecticut Desflorada; Aged Nicaraguan dark Prieto Habano; aged Nicaraguan maduo BINDER:    Aged sourced small-farm Nicaraguan medio tiempo FILLER: Aged sourced small-farm Nicaraguan medio tiempo, unripe ligero and Corojo STRENGTH:   Full SOURCE: Samples provided by Isabela Cigar Company…

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ProjectCarbon – “Grand Panda” Travel Case

In a sea of many cigar travel case, ProjectCarbon stands out with their design and style. Find out if this is the right travel case for you, even with their not-so-cheap price point.

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Colibri Julius Double Soft Flame Lighter

A soft flame lighter is not a very popular option for lighting your cigar of choice but Colibri has given us the Julius Double Soft Flame Lighter in an attempt to change our minds. How will it stack up? Should you add this to your collection? Tim gives us the nitty-gritty in this review.

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Fable Fourth Prime

OVERVIEW VITOLA:   “Doc” (Petite Robusto Box-Press)SIZE:   4-1/2″ x 52 ORIGIN:   NicaraguaFACTORY:   Fabrica de Tabacos NicaSueno S.A. WRAPPER:   Pennsylvania BroadleafBINDER:   Ecuadorian Habano LigeroFILLER:   Dominican & Nicaraguan  STRENGTH:   Medium SOURCE:   Serious CIgars ENVIRONMENT WHERE:   Three-Season Porch at Home WHEN:   February 14, 2017 @ 11 PM DRINKS:   Killed a bottle of Hirsch Reserve Selected Bourbon WEATHER:   Mid-40s – cool and crisp…

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Ezra Zion (Pre)Eminence

OVERVIEW VITOLA:   Box-Pressed ChurchillSIZE:   7″ x 46 (estimate – actual size undisclosed) ORIGIN:   UndisclosedFACTORY:   Undisclosed WRAPPER:   Mexican San AndresBINDER:   UndisclosedFILLER:   Undisclosed STRENGTH:   Medium SOURCE:   Ezra Zion Website ENVIRONMENT WHERE:   Three-Season Porch at Home WHEN:   July 14, 2017 @ 10 AM DRINKS:   Coffee – French-pressed & black WEATHER:   Gorgeous summer day WHAT’S ON:   Nothin’ PRODUCTION RELEASE TYPE  Regular production…

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