“Smoked Up” No.63

Now that my “cold of death” is pretty much gone after its two plus week stay in my body, I  have enjoyed a few more smokes this past week. I am getting my strength back and more active than I was the last few weeks. I hate when something gets the best of me and […]

Punch Rare Corojo Returns with New Size and Updated Packaging

Punch Rare Corojo is making its annual return, this time with a sleek, retailer-friendly box and an extremely limited new size.  The 2014 release of Punch Rare Corojo features Rare Salomones, a 7.25″ x 57 figurado which is the only cigar in the line that’s packaged in a wooden cabinet-style box. It will sell for […]

“Smoked Up” No.19

This past week I have found myself fascinated with the Ortega Wild Bunch series. I bought two of the first two sampler boxes. This week, I tried three out of the six (in no particular order), they are somewhat addictive. They make me want to try the one next to it in the box to […]

Punch Rare Corojo Makes Annual Return with Perfecto Size

Punch Rare Corojo Returns with New Frontmark   General Cigar announces that Punch® Rare Corojo is making its anticipated annual return to retail, this time with a new, strikingly-packaged figurado that is only available as part of the Honduran brand’s 2013 release.     A total of eight Punch Rare Corojo frontmarks are now available, […]

Punch 10th Anniversary Rare Corojo

Punch is releasing a special cigar to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Rare Corojo line that is released in limited supply every year. Everyone that has watched my reviews or talks to me on Twitter or the cigar forums knows I love Punch cigars. It, along with the Hoyo De Monterry Excaliburs and Ashton […]


Richmond, VA—The highly-anticipated 10th anniversary edition of Punch Rare Corojo is about to be made even more exciting with the release of a new, limited edition frontmark which will debut at tobacconists nationwide beginning in late March. Called Rare Corojo 10th Anniversary, the 5” x 50 frontmark is unique in that it will feature a […]

Punch Cigars announces new Rare Corojo 10th Anniversary

General Cigars will be releasing a 10th Anniversary edition Rare Corojo that should be hitting the stores shelves by the end of March.   This cigar will feature a Connecticut Corojo wrapper in a 5 x 50 robusto size.  The MSRP is $6.50.  Below are some pictures of the artist renditions of the box, label and […]

Cheap Ash: Punch Rare Corojo

A few weeks ago I asked you to tell me what cigars you’d like to see my review, and one of those suggestions actually surprised me. It was suggested that I review some of the older brands, such as Partagas, Hoyo de Monterrey, etc. I really like this suggestion because I think the older brands, […]

Quick Ash: Punch Rare Corojo Rothschild

Today I have for you another quick ash. The Punch Rare Corojo is one of the most popular cigars in the US year to year. This year was no exception as some people said the ’09 version was the best they have put out in a long time. The Rothschild is a 4.5″ beauty that […]