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Redux

Quesada Selección España Ninfa

A decade ago, a small number of people attending the Procigar Festival in the Dominican Republic were some of the first to smoke a brand...
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Matilde Quadrata Toro Bravo

One thing that we at halfwheel are trying to do is be better about what cigars we are reduxing. We only do about 12 of these per...
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Tarazona Caraballo828 Silverback Edición Limitada

At the beginning of 2020, Tarazona released two brand new limited edition cigars that were named after Eddie Tarazona’s business partner, Mario Caraballo. The subject...
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La Flor Dominicana TAA 2018 Golden “Oro” Anniversary

While nothing can make up for a cigar made with high quality, well cared for tobacco, a cigar with a bit of a backstory is...
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Maestro del Tiempo 6102R (2020)

We have two types of redux reviews on halfwheel. One is the classical redux, where we go back and review an aged sample of a cigar...
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Ilja VIII

Cigars have long been used to commemorate the life of a person: many cigars are named for people, lines have been released in  celebration of...
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My Father 10th Anniversary Limited Edition 2018

In 2018, the García family celebrated a pair of notable anniversaries: the 10th anniversary of My Father Cigars Inc., as well as the 15th anniversary...
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Illusione H-Town Lancero

A few days ago, Brooks Whittington and I were having a conversation during which on of us brought up Illusione. And with that, I had...
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Cohiba Spectre (2018)

In November 2018, General Cigar Co. shipped the first incarnation of the Cohiba Spectre, a 7 1/4 x 54 Churchill extra that included a number of...
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Buckeye Land

As I was looking for an interesting opening for this redux, I had to look back to see when Crowned Heads’ first cigar, Headley Grange,...
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Tatuaje Musubi (2015)

A few weeks ago, after the Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series, one of the people I follow on Instagram put up a picture...
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