Cuban Trinidad Cigar Cut Open Real Or Fake? – Elias sent this in for dissection! Take a close look at everything and let me know what you think – is it a real Cuban production cigar? A good fake? A bad fake? If you have any fakes or suspects you would … Continue reading
Cuban Bolivar Cigar Cut Open Real Or Fake? – Thank you very much to viewer Evan who got this from a friend returning from Cuba! He said he’s not sure where it was purchased from but it is in unsmokeable condition so no worries if it’s a real one! Let’s … Continue reading →
Cuban Romeo Y Julieta Cigar Cut Open Dissection Is It Real?by Bryan Glynn, April 8, 2016
Cuban Romeo Y Julieta Cigar Cut Open Dissection Is It Real? – Coming straight from Havana Cuba, this is a robusto sized Romeo y Julieta Cuban cigar ready to inspect! Thank you Jim for sending this in! We shall see what lurks inside – from a real specimen to floor … Continue reading →
Cuban Montecristo No.2 Cut Open Dissection – Is It Real?by Bryan Glynn, March 29, 2016
Cuban Montecristo No.2 Cut Open Dissection – Is It Real? We have another viewer-sent Cuban to open up and inspect! Let’s inspect the band, wrapper, binder and filler! How does everything look to you? Shoutouts to Richard and Sean 🙂
Thank you very much to the viewer that sent in this Cuban Montecristo Open Eagle from the Bahamas. Scalpel! Let’s take a peek inside, shall we? OK screw a peek, let’s obliterate it 😉
Cuban Cigars Cut Open Dissection Are They Real? – An anonymous package arrived with two new dissection specimens in them – I love it! Thank you to the viewer who sent them in! Let me know in the comments if you think they are real or fake!
Cigar Inside A Cigar Dissection Viva Republic Jailbreakby Bryan Glynn, March 1, 2016
I wanted to do this when I first reviewed the stick but it’s going to a subscriber for the contest! However…
Continuing on for the short information series, we take a look at a relatively vintage Cuban Punch. What do you think about the reports lately that basically saw all Cuban factories are producing the same cigars and the ‘brands’ are just the size and color variations?
I have some Cuban cigars left here that I’m not going to smoke but I thought it would make for a very educational short video series! I have done a lot of FAKE cigars but only a few real ones (Like the Opux X vs. Padron vid) and these guys … Continue reading →
I have collected info on all the major cigar of the month clubs over the past several months so you all can make an informed decision on which might be a good fit for you to try. They vary somewhat, with what you get and how you can pay, so … Continue reading →
Dave Blanco is doing a special cigar factory tour in Esteli Nicaragua from Monday 11/16/15 to Saturday 11/21/15, arriving in and leaving from Managua. In his own words, this is a special trip – showcasing how a brand is born, not the usual cigar itinerary. He’ll provide extra behind the … Continue reading →
Here’s a cool Factory Tour vid from one of our sponsors, Southern Classic Cigars you all should enjoy 🙂
Truth In Advertising, In Our Beloved Cigar Industryby Bryan Glynn, March 18, 2015
The cigar industry as a whole is a benevolent, trustworthy, straightforward passionate lot. Filled with astounding personalities, deep generational ties, immense amounts of pride and fantastic work ethic. All working in tandem to produce some of the most enjoyable and coveted product on the planet to the most diverse range … Continue reading →
CigarsDirect.com is looking for College Basketball fans and Cigar Aficionadosby Bryan Glynn, March 13, 2015
CigarsDirect.com is once again hosting a free contest to get in on some WICKED cool prizes worth thousands of dollars! Get your brackets in and good luck!
The special-edition Cigar Safe features a custom sealed Spanish cedar interior for storing and aging cigars, in addition to state of the art security features Brown Safe is known for. The Cigar Safe is a celebration of everything the modern man cherishes….and often wants to keep to himself. Ballistic steel, … Continue reading →
How To Retrohale A Cigar For More Flavors David Blanco of Blanco Cigars runs cigar tours down at his facilities in Nicaragua and Honduras. Part of that experience is a series of classes and one part that I thought would be helpful to everyone is his presentation on how to … Continue reading →
I get this question frequently and have answered it many times but another reminder can’t hurt. It doesn’t take much but here are some do’s and don’ts for getting your cigars to the destination safely!
I had a request for this vid so here you go! This is how I clean mine and I give tips on how to clean others plus what not to do.
Short Promo Film For Frank Correnti Cigars By Notion Boulevardby Bryan Glynn, January 9, 2015
Zak from Notion Boulevard up in Canada sent in this cool promo film they just finished on Canada’s only Cigar Manufacturer and I thought it was really neat so I’m sharing it with all of you!
Cigar Rolling and Hookah Catering Company, Cigar Stud, is pleased to announce their first giveaway contest taking place from October 1st through November 15. For the first time ever, Cigar Stud is making their professional cigar rolling and hookah catering services a giveaway. The 2-Hour Cigar Rolling/Hookah Catering Services is … Continue reading →