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Apr 23

JM’s Dominican Connecticut Belicoso Cigar Review

Posted on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

JM’s Dominican Connecticut Belicoso Cigar Review

This 6×52 stick features a dark tan thin wrapper with a very soft squishy bumpy pack, medium veins stretch marks and a pungent damp wood aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Apr 22

JM’s Dominican Maduro Corona Cigar Review

Posted on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

JM’s Dominican Maduro Corona Cigar Review

This 5.5×42 stick features a dusty, oily dark chocolate wrapper with a firm even pack, small veins, tight invisible seams, double cap, splotchy mottling and a faint cocoa aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Apr 21

JM’s Dominican Corojo Robusto Cigar Review

Posted on Monday, April 21, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

JM’s Dominican Corojo Robusto Cigar Review

This 5×50 stick features a dark brown butter soft wrapper with medium veins, tight seams, large sloppy double cap, soft even pack and very rich hay aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Apr 20

Romeo y Julieta RyJ Toro Cigar Review

Posted on Sunday, April 20, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Romeo y Julieta RyJ Toro Cigar Review

This 6×52 stick features a VERY soft and squishy pack, butter soft brown wrapper, minimal veins, tight invisible seams, large double cap and rich oily wood aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Apr 10

Press Release: Iconic Leaf Releases Recluse Amadeus

Posted on Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Amadeus close up in boxWe at Iconic Leaf Cigar are pleased to announce the newest addition to our Recluse family of cigars.
RECLUSE AMADEUS
Blend specs:
Wrapper: Conn. Seed, Ecuadorian shade (Grade A)
Binder: MBC (Propriotary)
Filler:
Dominican Ligero,
Dominican Viso
Dominican Seco
Conn. Broadleaf

The Recluse Amadeus blend will be in keeping with our two year fermentation process and 100% Entubar rolling style. We have truly outdone ourselves with this new offering. The cigar is rich and flavorful with a (more…)

Apr 9

Drew Estate Cigar Safari 2014 Wrapup

Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

IMG_6967863691325As I sit in Miami International again waiting through another long layover with 3 hours to go, I thought now would be a great time to be productive :)

First I’ll let you know what’s coming. When I get home I’ll have a small chunk of photos and hours of video to go through. I said before I left I wanted to approach it from the perspective of taking you guys along and that’s how I treated it with I hope, success!

Overall it was a great trip. I enjoyed meeting new people,seeing some I hadn’t in years and it was really cool having frank conversations with a few industry and factory people.

The travel aspect, which I still have 5 hours left of (more…)

Apr 6

The Judge By J Fuego Blind Justice Cigar Review

Posted on Sunday, April 6, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

The Judge By J Fuego Blind Justice Cigar Review

This 5×50 stick features a very dark brown splotchy mottled wrapper with a firm even pack, minimal veins, tight invisible seams, sloppy triple cap and rich oily hay aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Apr 2

Saint Luis Rey Gen2 Toro Cigar Review

Posted on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Saint Luis Rey Gen2 Toro Cigar Review

This 6×54 stick features a dark brown oily satin finished wrapper with a paper bag texture, minimal veins, tight invisible seams, large double cap, slightly spongy even pack and very pungent barnyard aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Mar 31

1502 Black Gold Toro Cigar Review

Posted on Monday, March 31, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

1502 Black Gold Toro Cigar Review

This 6×50 box pressed stick features a very dark brown almost black wrapper with a firm even pack, minimal veins, tight invisible seams, triple cap, an oily very toothy feel and faint tobacco aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Mar 29

Punch 2014 Rare Corojo Salomones Cigar Review

Posted on Saturday, March 29, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Punch 2014 Rare Corojo Salomones Cigar Review

This 7.25×57 stick features a unique shape, firm even pack, dark brown mottled wrapper with an oily butter soft feel, minimal veins, tight invisible seams and faint sweet earthy aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Mar 27

Romeo y Julieta Reserve Robusto Cigar Review

Posted on Thursday, March 27, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Romeo y Julieta Reserve Robusto Cigar Review

This 5×54 stick features a dark tan butter soft wrapper with small veins, tight invisible seams, a few stretch marks and imperfections, soft even pack, large double cap and soft wood aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Mar 25

Sosa Super Selection VII Cigar Review

Posted on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Sosa Super Selection VII Cigar Review

This 6×50 stick features a dusty firmly packed very dark chocolate wrapper with minimal veins, tight invisible seams, triple cap and rich sweet chocolate and hay aroma. First light reveals (more…)

Mar 24

Nestor Miranda Special Selection Robusto Grande Connecticut Cigar Review

Posted on Monday, March 24, 2014 in Cigar Reviews

Nestor Miranda Special Selection Robusto Grande Connecticut Cigar Review

This 5.5×54 stick features a silky smooth firmly packed dark tan wrapper with minimal veins, tight invisible seams, triple cap and faint wood aroma. First light reveals (more…)