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My Weekend Cigar: May 28, 2018 – Trinidad Esteli by Plasencia Toro

This Nicaragua-made Trinidad is a heritage-brand cigar that Cubans would love - even though they might never admit it. My Weekend Cigar was the Trinidad Esteli by Plasencia: full-flavored and affordable, making it a perfect pick for smokers of any experience level. See the tasting notes in this quick review now!
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Master Blenders: Nick Melillo, Founder of Foundation Cigars

Nick Melillo is the founder of Foundation Cigar Company, and the man responsible for such highly-rated cigars as El Gueguense, Tabernacle, Charter Oak, and Highclere Castle, Nick (a.k.a. "Nick R. Agua") has accomplished in 15 years what takes some blenders to do in a lifetime. How'd he do it? Tune in and listen!
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My Weekend Cigar: May 21, 2018 – Guardian of the Farm JJ

Guardian of the Farm cigars are a tasty collaboration between Nicaragua's Aganorsa Leaf (aka Casa Fernandez) and Kyle Gellis' Warped Cigars. Named for the pups that guard the Aganorsa Farm, this premium's bite is even more pleasurable than its bark. This was My Weekend Cigar: get the details in this quick review!
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My Weekend Cigar: May 14, 2018 – Macanudo Inspirado Red Robusto

Macanudo breaks out of its comfort zone and throws a smooth, but full-bodied fiesta! See our quick Weekend Cigar review of the Macanudo Inspirado Red Robusto Box Pressed, and get the tasting notes NOW to see why "long aged tobaccos can tame even the boldest blend." It may just change your mind about this classic brand.
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My Weekend Cigar: May 7, 2018 – AVO Syncro Nicaragua Toro

AVO Syncro Nicaragua is a move into more exotic territory, and we're happy to come along for the ride: this box-pressed beauty issues perfectly-balanced flavors, and gives your palate a crash course in tasting zesty Nicaraguan Ometepe. It's our Weekend Cigar - click to get the tasting notes, and see the review now!
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My Weekend Cigar: Apr. 30, 2018 – Oliva Serie O Perfecto

"A Nicaraguan Cigar That's Sheer Perfection" - that's the Oliva Serie O, and the 5x55 Perfecto shape was My Weekend Cigar. The Serie O Perfecto is a nostalgic shape that was the go-to vitola during premium cigars' Golden Age - today, it's still a delicious format for Oliva's all-Nicaraguan blend. Read the review now!
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My Weekend Cigar: Apr. 23, 2018 – Toraño Salutem Robusto Extra

If you like the thrill of finding and smoking under-the-radar blends, this Toraño Salutem Robusto Extra is a must-add to your list: smooth, well-balanced, and big on flavor...and for the price, this Nicaraguan could be one of the most underrated premium cigars out there. It's My Weekend cigar - read the review now!
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5 Things You Need to Know About… Culebra Cigars

Culebras: those snaky-looking cigars, entwined in a set of three. Hard to find and rarely made these days, but they sure are fun to smoke, especially with two friends. Culebra cigars also have an interesting back story. We dig into what makes these time-honored cigars so unique, and demonstrate how to smoke them.
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My Weekend Cigar: Apr. 16, 2018 – nub Cafe Cappuccino 460

Nub Cafe Cappuccino: it's where that awesome cappuccino aroma meets spicier, tobacco flavors, and this coffee-laden treat was My Weekend Cigar. Made by Oliva, with creamy texture and sharply-defined flavors to the end. This small cigar serves up a big cup of flavor - get ALL my tasting notes in this short cigar review!
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My Weekend Cigar: Apr. 9, 2018 – 601 Green Label Oscuro Tronco

The 601 Green Label Oscuro selection is Cigar 101 in action: just because it's darker, doesn't mean it's stronger. But it's still a 601, so there's still plenty of pep. What else makes it great? See the notes in my short review for the 601 Green Tronco: it was My Weekend Cigar, and there's plenty to enjoy. Read it now!
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