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Top 25 Cigars of 2017 Reviewed: Alec Bradley Tempus

The Top 25 Cigars of 2017 have been revealed: learn more about the Alec Bradley Tempus Centuria, the #5 Cigar of the Year, along with the rest of the Tempus lineup by clicking here. Get customer reviews, ratings and details about these full-bodied Honduran handmade 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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5 Cigars that Made My Career: Alan Ruben of Alec Bradley Cigars - Cigar Advisor Cover

5 Cigars That Made My Career: Alan Rubin of Alec Bradley Cigars

Watch now and learn as AB founder Alan Rubin reveals the “wow” moments that shaped Alec Bradley cigar success, from his first smoke to finding out his cigar was chosen #1. Plus: Alan’s little-known blending tricks, and great “hard work” stories about your favorite Alec Bradley cigars…

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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: Benji Menendez, Former SVP of Premium Cigars – General Cigar

In 2006, we got the rare opportunity to interview one of the most esteemed personalities in the cigar business: Benji Menendez. The audio was never published, as the tapes were believed lost - until now! Hear Benji's remarkable story from his life in Cuba to his success with General Cigar - listen now!
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What Makes A Great Cigar Event

What Makes A Great Cigar Event Great

Want for some pointers on hosting your own cigar event? Take some notes from this recent Davidoff cigar launch, and why it’s about more than just the cigar.
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