Monthly Archives: December 2009

Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo du Depute

More reviews here. Smoked Saturday 19 December 2009. This was a little tight on the draw after using a punch on it so I clipped the top with my Palio. Unfortunately, I managed to damage the wrapper so I ended … Continue reading

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La Flor de Cano Preferidos

Further reviews here. Box code was CBNISU (December 1998). I took this out for a work party (Friday 18 December 2009) as I wasn’t going to have time to sit back and contemplate complexities. I had difficulty getting smoke from … Continue reading

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Juan Lopez Seleccion No 2

More reviews here. Smoked Sunday 13 December 2009. This was from my box I received at the start of October and was the second one I’ve smoked from it. A hint of ammonia in there though I’ve left the cab … Continue reading

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Por Larranaga Petit Corona

More reviews here. Smoked on Saturday 12 December 2009. This was NOT one of my recent delivery; it was just a single I had left so I don’t know the age. I still have yet to discover what the trick … Continue reading

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Por Larranaga Petit Corona

More reviews here. This was the first from my cab received a week or so back. Smoked Wednesday 9 December 2009. Basically, I wanted to see if they were ready to smoke when I received them. I picked out one … Continue reading

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Partagas Short

More reviews here. A single from my local shop, smoked on Tuesday 8 December 2009. I was insanely tired when I smoked this, so I feel it unfair to comment really. I have another sitting in the humi to compare.

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Nica Libre Torpedo

I must admit I was surprised by this. The first NC I’ve smoked that didn’t remind me of a head shop. Been in the humi since 17 September 2009 and smoked Saturday 5 December 2009. Pre-light this smelt quite rich. … Continue reading

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Cuaba Divinos

More reviews here. Received these in this delivery and they’ve only been in the humidor since then, so I’m not going to consider this representative of the cigar. That said, what an interesting cigar! Had a can of cold Sprite … Continue reading

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Daylight SAD bulb

OK so this is not the most exciting thing you’ve ever seen on the internet, but I really want to tell you about it. Nulight sell these daylight-simulation bulbs at a very reasonable price and unusually, they have them all … Continue reading

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Cuban Cigar Tobacco book delivery

Cuban Cigar Tobacco: Why Cuban Cigars Are the World’s Best by Eumelio Espino Marrero This book was mentioned in passing in an article I read concerning

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