Robusto

Viaje Exclusivo Tower Cigars 45th (Prerelease)

There has been a growing trend in recent years for the makers of cigars to release the blends that they themselves smoke. The Viaje Exclusivo…

Viaje White Label Project Candela

The Candela wrapper once popular in the United States many decades ago has been recently made cool again largely thanks to Dion Giolito of Illusione. While…

Viaje Tower Cigars 45th Anniversary

After speaking with Mark Just of Tower Cigars, it seemed time to put the info for the newest Viaje LE in one place. In May,…

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…

Zino Château

Last month, I was reading online and saw this blog post detailing a prerelease of a new blend in the Zino line of cigars, dubbed…

Vegas Robaina Marshal (ER Adriatico 2008)

The story of the Vegas Robaina Marshal, which is the Edición Regional for the Adriatic region in 2008, is one of the most interesting, and…

La China Pigtail Robusto

When you talk about custom Cuban cigars and the many different rollers that craft them, one of the names you will hear with much prestige…

Toraño Exodus 1959 50 Years Box-Pressed Robusto (Prerelease)

This year, Toraño decided to add a fourth vitola to its Toraño Exodus 1959 50 Years line, a 5 x 50 Box-Pressed Robusto. This cigar is the exact same size…

Toraño Single Region Serie Jalapa Robusto (Prerelease)

This year at the annual IPCPR Show in New Orleans, Toraño introduced the first release in its Single Region Series, the Jalapa. The basic idea is…

Los Libertadores Robusto

In 1993, Litto Gomez was working as a jewelry maker when he was robbed of $400,000 of jewelry at a store called Pekin’s that he…

Partagás Serie D No.4 Reserva

This is an incredibly difficult cigar to find. Even when it was released in 2005, there were only 5,000 boxes produced. Manufactured with tobacco leaves…