Briones Montoto

Saint Luis Rey Pacificos (ER Asia Pacífico 2009)

The Saint Luis Rey brand is not the most well-known of the Cuban marcas, but it isn’t for a lack of history. It dates back…

Review: Cuaba Tradicionales

In late 2011, Habanos S.A. announced their annual list of deletions, which you can read here. It’s still somewhat unclear what exactly the method to…

Review: Romeo y Julieta Short Churchill

Today we will be taking a look at a young Cuban cigar. One thing Brooks and myself wanted to start doing in 2011 is reviewing…

El Rey del Mundo Choix de L’Epoque (ER U.K. 2009)

In 2009, El Rey del Mundo released the Choix de L’Epoque, a French name, translating the choice of the age, which honestly seems a bit…

Romeo y Julieta Julieta

At the yearly XII Festival del Habano in Cuba, Habanos S.A. released three new, very different cigars as well as a multitude of Edición Limitadas and…

El Rey del Mundo Especiales (ER Italy 2008)

I had high hopes for this cigar and it had everything going for it. Great looking cigar with a light brown wrapper, an interesting shape and…