Cigar Ratings & Reviews

2 Minute Cigar Review: Padron 6000

Click here to shop the Padron 6000, and other sizes in the Padron Cigars “Thousand Series” –  and to learn more about this tasty Nicaraguan classic smoke.

John Pullo

John Pullo

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This is not his picture, nor does he even have a beard. A solid 'B' student and occasional low-fi musician, John is a medley of cynicism and sarcasm crammed into a wrinkled Oxford shirt who makes it nearly intolerable to watch reality television with him in the same room. Interestingly, his Social Security number is all ones.

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CA Quick Guide: 5 Tips for Buying Your First Humidor

Use these quick starter humidor buying tips to shorten the learning curve and find the right cigar storage solution to fit your needs!

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CA REVIEW PANEL: Onyx Esteli Cigar Review (Video)

Onyx Reserve cigars have enjoyed a very loyal following; now, this modern classic gets kicked up a few notches with the Onyx Esteli, created by AJ Fernandez. An all-Nicaraguan core gets treated to an almost pitch-black San Andrés wrapper; it sounds tasty on paper…but did Onyx Esteli pass our panel’s taste bud test? Watch now, and find out!

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#nowsmoking: Laranja Reserva Volta

Laranja Reserva Volta: medium-bodied, offering a well-balanced and creamy smoke with notes of sweet spice, nutmeg, graham cracker, and orange zest. What else do you need to know about it? Click now and see…

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Master Blenders: Rocky Patel, CEO of Rocky Patel Cigars

Hear Rocky Patel on the ongoing battle between the cigar industry & the FDA and his best cigars of 2016. Plus: guess Rocky's bestselling cigar of all time!
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