Nestor Miranda Cigars / Nicaraguan Cigars

Cigar Review – Nestor Miranda Danno One Life Edition

Nestor Miranda Danno – a Nicaraguan blend with a broadleaf wrapper and pig tail cap.   The cold draw produces flavors of light dark fruit with something mellow, maybe spice?  The wrapper looks a little rough, few veins.  Very dark chocolate color.  The first few puffs start off with wood flavors-the dark fruit is definitely … 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