Steve Valle

About the author

Steve Valle wrote for Smoking Stogie, a precursor to halfwheel, from 2010-2011.

My Father Le Bijou 1922 Torpedo Box Press

Today I will be taking a look at a line extension from the My Father Cigars, the Le Bijou 1922 Box Pressed Torpedo. Many of you…

Review: Jameson Santos de Miami Haven

Today we will be taking a look at a small batch cigar from the people at Jameson Cigar Co., the Santos de Miami! I have…

Review: Humo Jaguar Robusto

Today we will be taking a look at a cigar from Nestor Plasencia and the distributors at Miami Cigar & Co., the Humo Jaguar! This…

Viaje Skull and Bones Little Boy

What’s looking like an annual release, the Skull and Bones Red Label is a take on the original Skull and Bones release the Skull and…

My Father Lounge Exclusive

Today we will be taking a look at an offering from My Father Cigars, the My Father Lounge Exclusive! Over the years among the most…

Random Contest!

Sorry guys, I had planned the “My Father Lounge Exclusive” review for today but I ran into some unexpected issues at work today and I…

Ramón Allones Specially Selected

A lot of people subscribe to the idea that you absolutely have to age Cuban cigars before you can smoke them, well in my honest…

Illusione ~ULTRA~ MKULTRA

In 2006 when Dion Giolito was reworking some of the blends for his national brand Illusione there was a cigar called the MK, a 5…

La Aurora Puro Vintage 2004 (Prerelease)

Today we will be taking a look at a prerelease cigar from La Aurora who because of their exclusive American distributor Miami Cigar Cigar & Co.,…

Review: Nestor Miranda Grand Reserve

Today we will be taking a look at a new cigar from Nestor Miranda and Miami Cigar, the Nestor Miranda Grand Reserve! When I first…

San Lotano Oval Petit Robusto

It was almost a month ago that we started our 2011 IPCPR cigar reviews, and we are still going strong, there are so many cigars…