“Smoked Up” No.12

It is that time of the week when I tell you about the week’s happenings in my cigar journey through life, plus some news from around the interwebs. We had a glitch in our server last week and thought I had lost a few posts (including the Cuenca Cigars 5 Anniversary review), but we got them […]


Blind Exchange: Review No. 5

Today I’m wrapping up the final installment of the Blind Exchange. It’s been a great exercise/experiment, and I look forward to doing more in the future. Most of all I need to actually put together an un-banded fiver for Charlie to smoke through. So the #5 cigar is a toro with medium shade brown wrapper. […]


May Contest Winner

Congratulations to Kirk for winning a 10 stick sampler courtesy of Reyes Family Cigars.  Kirk’s joke gave us a pretty good chuckle.  A guy dies and is sent to Hell. Satan meets him, shows him doors to three rooms, and says he must choose one to spend eternity in. In the first room, people are […]


May Contest – Cigar Jokes

For our May Contest we want to have a little fun and have a few laughs. All you have to do is tell us a cigar joke as a comment to this post. There is no limitation to how many jokes you can tell (in total or per day), and it lasts for the whole month of may. Just make us laugh. The three of us will pick our favorite, and the winner will receive a great prize.


Update: Puros Indios Viejo

Two months ago I wrote an unfavorable review of the Puros Indios Viejo.  Well this past week I decided to reach deep into the humidor and smoke another one these to see if my experience would change.  I decided to fire up the stick on my way home from work, and was so amazed at […]


Puros Indios Viejo

For today’s review I’m going to take look at the Puros Indios Viejo. I really don’t have much experience with their products, so this is really a learning experience for me.