“Smoked Up” No.82

To think, I was looking forward to this summer! I was tired of the cold of the winter and dreaming of the summer. The dog days of summer are here and now I am looking forward to the fall! Cooler days means more outside cigar smoking, a few hunting and camping trips. Most of my cigar […]


“Smoked Up” No.80

From the amount of cigars I smoked the past week, I would say things are looking up. I added two cigars to my trip itinerary of seeing my friend at Oschner’s in New Orleans. It so happen to be a La Palina cigar both ways and made the solo trip a lot more manageable for me. […]


Viaje Teases Satori Arya, Cache & Collaboration for IPCPR

The Viaje Satori was released in 2010 and was my favorite cigar that year and still is one of my all time favorites. Every year since, there has been another release of the Satori. This year, Andre Farkas plans on releasing a new Satori. Teased on Andre’s Facebook page today was the Arya. From the […]


“Smoked Up” No. 59

The past week has been pretty crazy. I was hoping for a relaxed weekend to get some yard work done and maybe start work on my garden. Then reality hit me and I had my daughter’s third birthday to host, an 8+ hour meeting at work on Friday (that started late) and went to Ben […]


Viaje Satori Karma

Viaje release two new cigars at this years IPCPR:  Satori and a medium bodied 50/50.  This week, I’m reviewing the Satori Karma that was given to me at the IPCPR show by Andre Farkas of Viaje.  This cigar is a Nicaraguan puro with an oscuro wrapper.  This cigar is another very limited release from Viaje, […]