Toraño Vault D-042 Robusto

A nice, well-balanced cigar that delivers a quality smoking experience packed with plenty of Vitamin ‘N’ Like most cigars, there is a colorful story behind the “Blends from the Vault” series in the Toraño family lineup. Company president Charlie Toraño’s father, Carlos kept a diary of ‘secret’ blends that dates back to 1982, which the company secures in a locked ‘Vault’. This D-042 is a follow up to the highly acclaimed A-008 and was one of two new cigars launched by Toraño Family Cigars at the 2013 IPCPR Trade Show….

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La Sirena –The Prince (Robusto 5x 50)

If you are not familiar with the La Sirena (‘the mermaid’ in Spanish) brand of premium handmade Nicaraguan cigars, then you don’t know what you are missing. They are very rich, flavorful, full-bodied smokes that will rock your palate, for sure. Currently, La Sirena has two blends, the La Sirena original and the Merlion. This review is on the original. Up until recently Miami Cigar Co. handled the distribution of La Sirena Cigars, but since January, 2014 La Sirena has taken over its own distribution as it sets sail on…

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Cigar Wrappers and How They Affect Taste & Flavor

Cigar smokers tend to choose their cigars like they choose their women – appearance. It is probably not shocking to hear that most men are attracted to beautiful women. We love how they look, smell, taste, etc.  And, no matter how many times we have been told, ‘not to judge a book by its cover’, we continue to melt when in the presence of a striking woman with succulent coronas and a plump robusto. Her impeccable sense of style, alluring scent, and seductive curves draw us in like a magnetic…

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