Ashton Cabinet Selection Belicosa, A Review by Ken York

by Ken York July 10, 2014

Ashton Cabinet Selection premiered in 1985 and was immediately recognized as an excellent cigar.  It gets its rich and complex taste from Dominican fillers aged 4-5 years.  Its Connecticut Shade wrapper is aged an extra year and makes for a dynamic combination. Since making its debut it continues to be made to exacting standards and […]

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Casa de Garcia Magnum Bundle, Review by Ken York

by Ken York July 8, 2014

I’m often asked about everyday cigars.  The ones that you can light up, enjoy, and not worry about the cost. Face it, we’re not all made of money and generally can’t afford those beautiful 1964 Padrons on a daily basis. A favorite of mine are the Casa de Garcia bundles made by the Tabacalera de […]

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Historic Dutch Masters Rank High with Cigar Smokers

by Rick July 6, 2014

Dutch Masters cigars have been rolled and wrapped in the United States for over a decade. These machine-rolled cigars come in two varieties; their cigars that are full sized, and the smaller ‘mini Dutch’ that is a cigarillo. Today they are still manufactured in the United States and feature Rembrandt’s painting ‘The Syndics of the […]

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Enjoy Distinguished Davidoff Cigars and Live Life to the Fullest

by Rick July 3, 2014

Smoking a cigar gives a person a distinguished air. There is much more to it than just having a classy look, however. Cigars such as the Davidoff cigars made from high quality tobacco and crafted with superior care show that you have put thought into your cigar choice. It was not a flippant decision to […]

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Cigarillos: Enjoy a Smaller Type of Cigar

by Rick June 23, 2014

Cigarillo is a Spanish term used to describe a narrow and short cigar. They differ from cigarettes in that they are wrapped in dark tobacco leaves or a tobacco based paper that is brown. They are smaller than a traditional cigar and larger than a normal sized cigarette. Sometimes they are made sans filters and […]

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Do Cigar Humidors Help With the Longevity of Cigars

by Rick June 20, 2014

A humidor is a box that is specifically designed to hold cigars, and was made to maintain the consistency of humidity in a confines made of Spanish cedar. There is a need to keep the humidity at a proper level so cigars do not dry out, or become too moist and develop mold. Humidors are […]

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What Is the Best Cigar For You

by Rick June 19, 2014

When it comes to getting advice about the best cigars, there are a few things you need to consider. A lot goes into creating premium cigars that are of high quality. Not every smoke is the same either. Cigars are becoming more popular among smokers that want a bold and robust tobacco flavor. The idea […]

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