Recently concluding a large project at work is as good a reason as any to really break out something special. I was visiting one of KL’s best humidors the other day, the Habanos Lobby Lounge, Federal Hotel, and stumbled across a really old box of 10 year old HDM Particulares in coffins. It was an [...]
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Instead of a cigar review, let’s do some cigar porn this weekend. I wanted to take my cigar photography to the next level, to give the images i take a kick, more punch. It’s a lot more difficult that it looks, once you get into the details of it. You need to worry about tight [...]
This is the first post in a new category that i’ll be publishing once a month, My Cigar Blog’s Cigar of the Month (CotM). It will represent a cigar that i believe is smoking particularly well at the time the review is written. If you’re only going to smoke one cigar this month, the CotM [...]
Lovely even burn, all through the whole length of the cigar This is what happens when you chew on your cigar, the wrapper gets mashed up. Verdict: 91/100. I find it hard to name a better cigar of this vitola, gordito, as a daytime smoke. Light, flavoursome with a ton of smoke volume of flowery [...]
I’ve been slightly underwhelmed with the HDM Epicure #2 in the recent 24 months. Just as i’ve been disappointed with the Partagas Serie D4 over the same time. I blame it on these cigars being extremely popular, both in brand and vitola, thus leading to overproduction and quality control issues. But every once in a [...]