020 – Curivari Selección Privada Robusto – Cigar Review

January 7, 2012

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/020_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_Curivari_Seleccion_Privada_Robusto.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedCurivari Selección Privada Robusto Size: 5 x 50 Wrapper: Nicaragua Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua About: The Curivari line of cigars has started to get a lot of attention in the past year.  I was first introduced to the brand by my friend Paul in Texas, and there […]

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Top Cigars of 2011 According to Everyone Else

January 3, 2012

Okay, well it is that time of year when everyone is releasing their “Top Cigars of 2011”.  Well, instead of coming up with yet another list for you to read over and agree with, disagree with, or laugh at, I thought that I would try something a little bit different. I decided to create a […]

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019 – My Uzi Weighs a Ton Bait Fish – Cigar Review

December 28, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/019_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_My_Uzi_Weighs_a_Ton_Bait_Fish.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedMy Uzi Weighs a Ton Bait Fish Size: 4 x 44 Wrapper: Mexican San Andreas Binder: Connecticut Shade Filler: Nicaraguan, Brazilian About: The original release of the My Uzi Weighs a Ton (MUWAT) brand was intended to be a medium-bodied cigar.  When the work began on the […]

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018 – Four Kicks Robusto – Cigar Review

December 9, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/018_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_Four_Kicks_Robusto.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedFour Kicks Robusto Size:  5 x 50 Wrapper: Ecuador Habano Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua About: Founded in January, 2011 by Jon Huber and Mike Conder, the Crowned Heads Cigar Company focuses on cigars of excellent artisanal quality.  This commitment was proven when they chose to work with cigar legend Ernesto […]

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017 – Padrón 80th Anniversary – Cigar Review

November 30, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/017_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_Padron_80th_Anniversary.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedPadrón 80th Anniversary Natural Size: 6-3/4 x 54 (perfecto) Wrapper: Nicaragua Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua About: Released in 2007 as a special limited addition to the Padrón 1926 Anniversary Series, the Padrón 80th Anniversary is a box-pressed perfecto made to commemorate the 80th birthday of cigar industry […]

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016 – Illusione MK Ultra – Cigar Review

November 20, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/016_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_Illusione_MK_Ultra.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedIllusione MK Ultra Size:  5-1/8  x  42 Wrapper:  Nicaragua Corojo Binder:  Nicaragua Filler:  Nicaragua About: Rolled in the Raices Cubanas factory in Honduras out of Nicaraguan tobacco, the Illusion MK Ultra is an amped-up version of the regular Illusione MK.  Back in the early days of Illusione, there were two versions of the MK, […]

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015 – Cohiba Lancero

November 13, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/015_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_Cohiba_Lancero.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedCohiba Lancero  Size: 7.6 x 38 Vitola: Laguito No. 1 Wrapper: Cuba Binder: Cuba Filler: Cuba Box Code: MEL SEP 08 About: A cigar considered by many to be the benchmark Laguito No. 1, the Cohiba Lancero started production in 1964 and was not named until 1969.  […]

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014 – Grimalkin Toro

November 3, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/014_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_Grimalkin_Toro.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedGrimalkin Toro Size: 6×50 Wrapper: unknown Binder: unknown Filler: unknown About: The Grimalkin is a line of cigars by Emilio Cigars that are produced in Estelí, Nicaragua with a unique and proprietary blend of carefully selected tobaccos.  They are not  releasing any specific information about the blend, […]

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013 – My Father Limited Edition 2011 Toro

October 26, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/013_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_My_Father_LE_2001_Toro.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedMy Father Limited Edition 2011 Toro Size: 6.5 x 52 Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano Criollo Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua About: The 2011 My Father Limited Edition cigars are 6.5 x 52 Toros that are beautifully packaged in boxes of 12.  There were 3,500 boxes of this cigar produced, […]

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012 – E.P. Carrillo Short Run 2011 Canonazos

October 9, 2011

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mediafiasco/012_-_Cigar_Snapshot_-_EP_Carrillo_Short_Run_2011_Canonazos.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedE.P. Carrillo Short Run 2011 Canonazos Size: 5-7/8×52 Wrapper: EcuadorHabano Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua,Dominican Republic About: Ernesto Perez Carrillo’s Short Run releases are smaller limited release batches that he intends to release throughout the year.  The 2010 Short Run was a precursor to his Core Line – it […]

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