Blanco Connecticut Toro Cigar Review This 6×52 stick features a smooth, oily tan wrapper with minimal veins, tight invisible seams, soft even construction, triple cap and a rich hay aroma. First light reveals
Victor Sinclair 10th Aniversario Toro Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, July 29, 2010
Victor Sinclair 10th Aniversario Toro Cigar Review This 5.7×54 stick offers a cedar sleeve, tight firm construction, an oily dark brown soft satin wrapper with a slightly peppery tobacco aroma. First light reveals a slightly firm draw, good rich smoke production, a mild-medium body of a smooth creamy buttery tobacco … Continue reading →
Graycliff G2 Presidente Cigar Review This 7×48 stick has a light tan smooth wrapper with a tight sponginess like a firmly inflated balloon. It is practically devoid of veins and near seamless. The aroma is a smooth slightly peppery tobacco. First light reveals
Corona Cigar Company Gold Series Connecticut Churchill Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, March 19, 2010
Corona Cigar Company Gold Series Connecticut Churchill Cigar Review This 7×50 light tan stick offers a buttery soft, oily connecticut wrapper with tiny veins and invisible seams, with a faint aroma of sweet hay. First light reveals a very tight draw, minimal smoke production with a light, mild tobacco and … Continue reading →
Perdomo Grand Cru Maduro Torpedo Cigar Review This 6×54 dark chocolate stick offered a satin wrapper with minimal veins and nice tight construction. Draw was perfect producing lots of thick and rich smoke with minimal effort. Body was medium-full giving smooth dry flavors of deep tobacco, sweet earthy leather and … Continue reading →
Sir Vin Cigars Premium Royale Silver Lance Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, December 2, 2009
Sir Vin Cigars Premium Royale Silver Lance Cigar Review This 6×50 box press double maduro stick offers a butter smooth dark chocolate wrapper with a very firm press and double cap. Total burn time to the nub was 1:20 with a perfect draw and almost razor sharp line. Flavors were … Continue reading →
Piano Fuerte Sonata Torpedo Cigar Review This 6.5×54 stick offered a thin light tan wrapper with a firm wrap and a wrinkled wet look. Draw was on the loose side but produced a very good amount of smoke, more so in the last half. Burn was very good with just … Continue reading →
This 6.5×50 torpedo stick had a very soft supple wrapper showing the underlying leaves. Burn and draw were both excellent, with perfect performance all the way down. Flavors started out mild and grassy, progressing to a smooth creamy nutty flavor. Body was mild-medium with a very clean short finish offering … Continue reading →
This 6×52 stick offered a mild experience with little smoke and commanding frequent puffs for proper performance. It had a couple minor burn issues needing touch-up, but was ok other than that. Draw was on the firm side and flavors were very simple and consistent. On the draw you get
Overall a medium-full bodied 5.5×5 smoke that took 1/2 the stick to develop it’s flavors. The mouthfeel and amount of smoke steadily increased to the 2nd 3rd producing a creamy textured nutty flavor with a hint of pepper on the extremely short finish. A simple smoke with a good kick. … Continue reading →
La Perla Habana Black Pearl Classic Toro Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, May 15, 2009
This 6×50 stick offered an excellent burn and draw, giving a medium bodied nutty flavor, complimented by touches of leather and hazelnut in the first 1/2. A fast burner, it finished at the band in 45 min after starting to get warm.
A rich, creamy texured cool 6.5×52 smoke, producing a smooth toasty nutty flavor with a hint of cream and sweetness and a short finish with some good pepper at some points. Good burn, very good draw – on the firmer side for a Rocky, on par with other brands. Medium … Continue reading →
This little stogie was a treat! Ã‚Â It offers a medium-full bodied smooth smoke, giving off a semi-sweet chocolate and dry nutty flavor with a clean short finish. Ã‚Â The burn was excellent, while the draw was extremely loose. Ã‚Â You really have to watch your puffs! Ã‚Â It is a small lightly packed … Continue reading →
A large 7.2×49 stick that offered good promise from the start with a strong medium-full bodied leather flavor and great pepper zing, followed by a long pepper and spice finish. By the 2nd half it mellowed to medium losing the leather and most of the spice bringing a smooth nutty … Continue reading →
A medium-full bodied smoke with a rich, oily mouthfeel. Really nice nutty flavor with a touch of spice on the clean short finish. Minor burn issues that corrected themselves. Excellent blend of flavors that played off each other perfectly!
Very heavy draw, little smoke. Mild flavor giving slight woody notes with a touch of pepper during the first 1/2, changing to a slightly nutty flavor during the second. Great burn, slow smoke, 1 hour stick. 6×50.
A mild to medium smoke with a very dense pack and hard draw. Slight burn issues in the center. Overall a toasty nutty flavor with dried fruit undertones, leaving a slightly oily peppery finish. Fast smoke, 45 min. 6×50.
Alec Bradley Tempus Imperator Torpedo Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, April 11, 2009
Started with a slightly nutty flavor with a small kick of spice at the end of the short finish. Flavor changed to cocoa and toasty nuts, with a hint of fruit and oil on the lips. Medium body, light smoke. Good burn, good draw on the light side. Smooth but … Continue reading →