Cigar Review – La  Flor Dominicana Reserva Especial
Cigars / Dominican Cigars / La Flor Dominicana

Cigar Review – La Flor Dominicana Reserva Especial

As  we get further into the year and start digging in at newer releases, I find myself wanting to expand my regular rotation. The LFD Reserva Especial was different from the start. Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Binder: Dominican Republic (Estancia La Flor de Palma) Filler: Dominican Republic (Estancia La Flor de Palma) The Gran Robusto is 5 1/2X60. … Continue reading

Cigar Shops / Cigars / Dominican Cigars / Islay / Whiskey

Scotch Whiskey Tasting – Notes from Highland Cigar Company

While in Atlanta, I’ve been checking out Highland Cigar Company, usually going on Sundays.  Last week, the 28th of June, the folks there hosted Simon Brooking, from Beam/Suntori and we tasted some nice Scotch Whiskies. Simon’s a knowledgeable guy about both Whiskey and the history of many different brands, plus the wet past of Scotland. … Continue reading

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Cigar Review – Casa Magna Dominican Churchill

Wrapper: Dominican Corojo Binder: Dominican Filler: Dominican Cuban Seed Size: Gran Toro – 6X60 Body: Medium/Full I picked up a flight sampler a few weeks back from CI and had a chance to try something new from Casa Magna. The wrapper is a beautiful, reddish brown with a few veins. The pre-light draw tastes of sweetness … Continue reading