Monthly Archives: November 2009

MD80 video camera

I had an email advertising these in the UK at about £70. They looked interesting enough that I went searching for reviews and fortuitously enough, someone had commented on the review saying that a Chinese copy could be had on … Continue reading

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Alec Bradley Spirit of Cuba Corojo Robusto

Smoked on Saturday 28 November 2009. I’ve only had these in the humidor for two weeks, so I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised but this appeared to have absolutely no taste whatsoever! Pre-light this had that smell

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Gilde Jule Aquavit

I thought as I’d already done one booze review I’d do another. This was bought as a present for me from Norway and in the interests of SCIENCE getting drunk, I thought now would be as good a time as … Continue reading

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Underberg

I’d seen this mentioned online before so when I saw it in Morrison’s I thought I’d pick a pack up. Underberg seems to be marketed as some kind of tonic, and at 44% ABV, I’m sure it would do me … Continue reading

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Vegas Robaina Famoso

Reviews here. Been in the humidor since 23 September 2009. Smoked Saturday 28 November 2009. What a disappointment this was!

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Montecristo Petit Edmundo

Reviews here. Purchased in a tube 23 September 2009 and was put in the humidor open. Smoked Friday 27 November 2009. This was the first time I’ve smoked one of these, and I have to say

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Trinidad Reyes

More reviews here. Box code was unknown as it is the third one mentioned here. Smoked Saturday 21 November 2009. Cut with a Palio and lit with a cigar match.

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Ramon Allones Specially Selected

More reviews here. Box code was TEB ENE 08. Smoked Friday 21 November. After my enjoyable experience with the Le Hoyo du Depute in the pub earlier I fancied another cigar.

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Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo du Depute

More reviews here. From 2001. Been in humidor since 19 August 2009. Smoked 20 November 2009.

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Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure Especial

Received 15 September 2009. Smoked Thursday 19 November 2009. Nice construction. Very even burn. Draw slightly tighter than my preference. Nothing particularly ‘especial’ about this though! Similar to the

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