Romeo y Julieta No.1 5.5 x 42

The very first cigar I reviewed on this site was the RYJ No.3.  Fourteen months later I thought it was time to revisit this brand and try the RYJ No.1. Opened with a punch this time the cold draw has a taste of Weet-Bix and honey. Draw is pretty tight hopefully not a hindrance. First third  […]

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Quintero Favoritos

I really like robusto cigars, not a fan of the smaller ring sizes and nobody got time for those epic 2+ hour smokes. This suits me just fine 🙂     This cigar felt slightly moist, it had been in a more humid environment that expected. The wrapper was quite bumpy with a number of […]

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H.Upmann Corona Major

This cigar ticked all the boxes!   Draw had nice resistance producing a good amount of smoke (Tick) Pronounced flavours from the get go (Tick) Nice even burn (Tick) Was very impressed with this cigar, had a stronger but not overbearing flavour which was consistent throughout. Started to get a little sour at the end […]

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Punch Petit Coronations

Still on the Cuban run I found this a very interesting little cigar. A little slow to light but after my first draw I was certain that I would enjoy!   A good resistance from the start, I don’t like too much air in the draw and produced a good amount of smoke and great […]

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