This large 6×60 stick offered rugged construction with minor burn issues needing a couple touch-ups giving lots of smooth smoke and a good draw slighly on the loose side. It was mild-medium at most, offering wood flavors with a touch of nuts and sweetness at a few points, with a … Continue reading
Cuban Crafters Cabinet Selection Chairman Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, June 29, 2009
This 5×60 stick offered a medium body smoke, with tastes of creamy smooth nuts and wood with touches of oil on the lips and a fairly strong pepper kick that came on during the short finish, intensifying near the end. Burn was flawless, draw was very good, no construction issues. … Continue reading →
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OK, this time we’ll keep it simple and fun – all you need to do is make a comment in this thread on the www.cigarobsession.com website, and you will be entered to win a free 5 pack sampler from my collection! You must be at least 18 years of age … Continue reading →
This 5×50 stick offered a very loose draw with a near perfect burn. Flavors came in at about a medium-full body but not overwhelming at all, with predominately nutty and earthy-leather flavors. The finish was short, with a slight oil on the lips and a little pepper kick on the … Continue reading →
This 5×50 stick offered a medium body experience with lots of spice and pepper following an earthy, slightly sweet note with a long finish. Burn time was about an hour to the band point and it performed flawlessly. The draw had a good amount of resistance and it had no … Continue reading →
This 7.5×49 stick offered a very long smoke, pushing 2 hours to the nub with a strong flavor and almost full body that sneaks up on you. Flavors included some leather up front changing to
Esteban Carrera Robusto by Rocky Patel Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, June 17, 2009
This 5×50 box pressed smoke offered rich, thick smooth smoke with a medium-full bodied flavor combo. Predominant flavors were leather, roasted nuts and a hint of espresso, coupled to an oily slightly sweet and peppery finish that hung on for quite some time. A near perfect burn and draw on … Continue reading →
Congratulations to the runaway winner of the 2nd Cigar Obsession 5-stick giveaway, Taylor Jones! As soon as I get your contact info you will receive 5 name brand cigars to enjoy (or give away to the 50 or so friends you bribed to vote for you LOL)! Let me know … Continue reading →
This cutter solves the problem for many smokers, of just how to perfectly cut your cigar. Especially for new smokers, it takes the guesswork out of what is really a critical step in the enjoyment of a good smoke. It allows for the perfect positioning of just about any cigar … Continue reading →
This lovely 6.5×54 stick offered a mild-medium body, plentiful rich, smooth smoke and a very good burn all the way down to the nub. The draw was perfect – you didn’t even notice it or have to think about it. The flavor profile was very simple and consistent but proved … Continue reading →
This 7×48 medium brown slightly toothy box pressed stick gave off a sweet tobacco pre-light aroma. The burn was almost razor sharp all the way down with perfect performance and an excellent draw with just the right amount of resistance. Flavors included
Wow – on so many levels. First and foremost this $30 stick delivered on it’s price, for what it is. It offered a rich smooth plentiful full bodied smoke with a long full finish. Excellent burn and draw with no issues. Flavors included leather, a sweet oil, hints of nuts, … Continue reading →
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Bucanero Don Douglas Cabinet Series Belicoso Cigar Reviewby Bryan Glynn, June 8, 2009
This 6×54 stick showed a creamy smooth musty leather in the first half, changing to a deep earthiness in the 2nd. Body was medium overall with the start pushing up just a bit. The last half produced more smoke and a very rich
Ah, now what should I do on such a fine day…how about that Padron 80 year I’ve been saving? Hmmm….tempting…
This 6×54 belicoso stick offered a very straighforward espresso and nut flavor profile, with a slight pepper heat on the finish that built up as it went along. The body gained momentum from mild to medium to the band point, at which I stopped. A burn issue at the 1/2 … Continue reading →
This very nice box pressed 6×50 dark chocolate stick offered a great light tobacco pre-light aroma. The flavors changed constantly to the 1/2 way point, offering woodiness, nuts, cream flavor and texture. A slight pepper heat was present on the top of
Some of you already know this project has been my first foray into doing videos, so I’m always trying to improve it as I go along. I have made many (oh, so many) mistakes along the way, and yes, some of my videos really stink. BUT I hope each one … Continue reading →
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