Redux

Davidoff Oro Blanco

Some reviews are easier to do than others. The challenges typically are caused by one of two things. Either we can’t find very much information…

Casa Turrent Origins Miami

As I think all of the halfwheel writers have mentioned at one point or another, when it comes our turn for a redux review, we…

Wunder|Lust Fiorella

Wunder|Lust, a line that is part of the RoMa Craft Tobac portfolio, debuted in 2016 as an exclusive cigar for the European market, and in…

Montecristo Cincuenta JR 50th

The concept of our Monday redux reviews is largely to see how a cigar’s flavor changes over time. It’s something that isn’t as talked about…

Diesel Estelí Puro Robusto

Last September, General Cigar Co. began shipping a new blend under its Diesel brand that once again featured AJ Fernandez’s influence in a number of…

Highclere Castle Victorian Toro

Foundation Cigar Co.’s portfolio includes an impressive range of cigars, from flavored to traditional, fairly mild to fairly full and in your face. There’s also…

Gran Habano STK Miami Barracuda

I was trying to find a weirder candidate for today’s redux review, so I went digging deep into a cooler of mine and opened up…

Fonseca Belicosos

In December 2019, My Father Cigars, Inc. acquired the U.S. rights to the Fonseca brand. Fonseca was launched in Cuba in 1892—it is still made today…

Flor de D’Crossier Selection No. 512 Corona Gorda

A couple of weeks ago I was doing some reorganization of halfwheel’s office humidors in an effort to consolidate half-opened boxes and create some free space….

La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero A Oscuro Natural Collector’s Edition

At the 2013 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, La Flor Dominicana showed off a brand new Gran Corona vitola—otherwise known as an “A”—named the Double Ligero…

AVO Regional East Edition

By now, I’d have to think that a good majority of the cigar smoking population of the U.S. and possibly the world has at least…