Cigar Ratings & Reviews

Top 25 Cigars of 2017 Reviewed: Padron Serie 1926

The Top 25 Cigars of 2017 are here: learn more about this Padron Serie 1926 No. 2, the #2 Cigar of the Year, and the entire Padron 1926 lineup here. See more customer reviews, get the ratings and more details about these super premium Nicaraguan cigars; and be sure to check out our other quick reviews of the Top 25 Cigars of 2017!

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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: Montecristo Relentless Cigar Review (Video)

When the band says “Montecristo” cigar smokers pay attention. Blended in collaboration with Plasencia, Montecristo Relentless boasts a core of Nicaraguan long fillers from Jalapa, Condega, and Estelí, all surrounded by a hearty Ometepe binder, and rolled with a tawny Nicaraguan Rosado wrapper. To find out what verdict our judges decreed, watch now.

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Aging Room Small Batch Quattro F55 Espressivo: a spicy-full Dominican that’s box-pressed in a rare Sumatra wrapper, and is “curiously complex.” See what else you NEED to know about this cigar – click & read our quick Aging Room cigar review now…

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2018 CA Report: 10 Ways to Splurge On Your First Cigar

Too often, veteran smokers steer the cigar noobs toward the bargain bin for their first cigar. We say no: greenhorn smokers can reach the top shelf - besides, shouldn't your first cigar be a celebration in-and-of itself? Get a look at 10 more flavorful, upmarket gems that are right at home in any smoker's humidor.
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