Quorum Churchill 7 x 48

This is the first cigar of a Churchill sample pack I acquired.  Scent from fresh can be described simply as, chocolate hay. I usually prefer a robusto sized cigar but I wanted to see what all the fuss was about with this famous size cigar. Cigar was well made but lack of a band was […]

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Quai D’orsay Petit Robusto 50 x 110

Just like this history of this cigar the Smell from fresh is unique to say the least. Quai d’Orsay was created in the early 1970’s as a Cuban cigar brand made especially for France. Quai d’Orsay in Paris being the physical location of France’s diplomatic service headquarters. This cigar was essentially a regional brand, sold mostly in […]

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Nub Maduro 4 x 60

This is the last of my NUB mini haul and I have kept the darkest wrapper till last. Big fan of maduro wrappers and this is such a good-looking cigar.   Sweet chocolate scent from fresh, once lit I found the draw was a little light but produced nice plumes of smoke. There were some very […]

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Nub Cameroon 4 x 60

First impressions were that I have never had a cigar with such a light draw, it was seriously like an empty straw. I found because of this it was hard to light, smoke output was not bad though. Now this cigar didn’t mess around it was straight to the action with full flavour of pepper […]

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NUB Habano 4 x 60

From fresh the scent was barnyard with a hint of cedar. Firm with smooth texture. Once lit the draw was very tight not producing much smoke. A couple of draws later it became impossible, plugged up entirely so had to unplug with a skewer. Ok now this is what I am talking about! Once unplugged […]

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NUB Connecticut 4 x 60

Just picked up a 4 x sampler of NUB cigars. Love the size and appearance of these cigars this should be enjoyable. Nice silky smooth wrapper for the Connecticut,  perfect quality with next to no veins. Wood and buttered popcorn is the perfect description for the smell from fresh, very enticing. The light was flawless, […]

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