The Royal Comodore Jamaica Churchill is the latest addition to our list of cheap cigar reviews. This cigar is a pretty good value, but not in the Churchill size… Read more
La Gloria Cubana Artesanos Retro Especiale cigar is a superior smoke that was originally reviewed back in 2011. Let’s see how good it is in 2014… Read more
The best cigars of the year according to Cigar Aficionado have now been revealed, with the top honor going to the Oliva Serie V Melanio Figurado. For cigar makers, inclusion on the magazine’s annual list of best cigars is almost like winning the lottery, as all the additional praise, recognition and publicity for their products often translate into increased sales. For cigar consumers, the annual list can be a catalyst to try some new cigars, but at the very least, it will always be the stimulus for some interesting conversations.
Here are a few independent reviews of some of the cigars that made Cigar Aficionado’s list of the Top 25 Cigars of 2014, but not necessarily in the same vitola (shape and size):
On December 17, 2014, diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba were reestablished. However, the trade embargo still remains in effect, so Cuban cigars will not be sold in the U.S. anytime soon. But guess what, there is a new provision for those who travel to Cuba. It will be legal to return to the U.S. with up to $100 worth of Cuban cigars. Yes, this means that Cuban cigars are now legal in the United States!
CAO Concert is the fifth in a series of highly rated cigars from previous years being revisited by CigarCzars.com. This cigar was originally reviewed when it first came out in 2012, and now… Read more
Tickets for The Great Smoke in South Florida go on sale December 15, 2014. This ninth annual Smoke Inn cigar event will be held on February 21, 2015, and will have a new venue this time. For all the details, visit thegreatsmoke.com.
Berger & Argenti made some very interesting cigars, including the Entubar, Entubar Quad Maduro, and Entubar V32. The V32 is a superior cigar that is next in my series of great smokes from prior years to be revisited… Read more