crux-du-connoisseur
88%C&S Rating

CRUX CIGARS: CRUX DU CONNOISSEUR NO. 1

Tasting Notes: Full flavored yet medium bodied and smooth to the palate. Delivers notes of coffee, earth, cedar and red pepper. Pairs well with rich coffees and brown spirits. Size: 7.5” x 38 Wrapper: Nica...

Toast for Toys Holiday Fundraiser

It’s that time of year again… The annual Toast for Toys Holiday Fundraiser! Last year we raised over 400 toys for underprivileged children. Tickets are on sale today but we only have 100 tickets...
Padilla-san-andres
93%C&S Rating

PADILLA: SAN ANDRES

Tasting notes: Features traditional Cuban techniques of applying a triple cap and being rolled entubado. This cigar has flawless construction with an easy draw and perfect burn. You can expect palate pleasing ...
laphroaig-select
90%C&S Rating

LAPHROAIG: SELECT

Laphroaig Select is the perfect introduction for the aspiring Scotch drinker. More approachable than the average Laphroaig, this blend brings the world’s favorite Laphroaig expressions together, resulting in an...
la-aurora-connecticut
91%C&S Rating

LA AURORA: 1987 CONNECTICUT

Tasting Notes: A creamy, mild to medium-bodied smoke that consists of coffee, nuts, earth and pepper notes with a hint of citrus. Size: 5” x 50 Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Binder: Dominican Filler: D...
oak-cane
89%C&S Rating

OAK & CANE: AMERICAN CRAFT RUM

Tasting Notes: Oak & Cane is an Americanmade gold rum, aged in white American Oak and well rested with fresh Florida orange peels. On the palage, hints of vanilla and caramel delight the taste buds. Its lig...
El-artista
91%C&S Rating

TABACALERA EL ARTISTA: PULITA

Tasting Notes: This cigar contains a master blend of six exceptional tobaccos. The Dominican Criollo binder adds body to the medium smoke and the filler is composed of tobaccos from the DR, Nicaragua, Columbi...
laphroaig
93%C&S Rating

LAPHROAIG: LORE

Tasting Notes: Laphroaig Lore is the richest of the Laphroaig portfolio, this expression is for the scotch novice. Deep with distinctive smoke, peat and seaside minerality, Lore sets the bar high when it comes ...
h&s-veiled-prophet
91%C&S Rating

HIRAM & SOLOMON CIGARS: VEILED PROPHET

Tasting Notes: A full bodied cigar that has a very complex blend with ample wood notes and sweet aromas. Creamy smoke gives way to an exceptional cedar and leather finish. Size: 7” x 60 Wrapper: Brazilian ...
devil-s-share
92%C&S Rating

DEVIL’S SHARE: BOURBON

Tasting Notes: A wickedly smooth take on a classic American spirit. Cutwater Spirits select only the heart of each small batch and age their bourbon in virgin, heavily charred American oak barrels. The result i...
solera-corojo
95%C&S Rating

AGING ROOM: SOLERA – COROJO

Tasting Notes: Using the “Solera” system, this cigar combines different vintages of tobacco at different stages of the aging process to obtain a fuller flavor and more complex cigar. Size: 6.125” x 57 Wrap...
90%C&S Rating

BLACK WORKS STUDIO: BOONDOCK SAINT

Tasting Notes: A rich and complex profile that is both strong and refined. Filled with flavors of clove, bitter cocoa, dark fruits and earth. Size: 5.25” x 50 Wrapper: Pennsylvania broadleaf Binder: Nicar...
91%C&S Rating

PEARL: VODKA

Tasting Notes: Pearl Vodka is expertly crafted in micro batches, distilled five times and filtered for ultimate smoothness. The result is a classic, clean vodka that satisfies a taste for variety with every fla...
91%C&S Rating

DREW ESTATE: HERRERA ESTELI

Tasting Notes: A creamy medium to full bodied smoke with notes of cocoa and mild red pepper balancing the sweet and spicy throughout. Size: 5.75” x 48 Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano Oscuro Binder: Ecuadorian ...
rogue
94%C&S Rating

ROGUE: PARADISE PUCKER

Tasting Notes: Rogue brewed this beer as a tribute to Hawaii, birthplace of tiki shirts donned by all Rogue employees on Tuesdays for as far back as they can remember. Paradis Pucker is inspired by the classic ...
exotico
91%C&S Rating

EXOTICO TEQUILA

Tasting Notes: The award-winning tequila is made from premium 100% Weber Blue agave grown in the Highlands of Jalisco, where the red clay soil produces a larger, sweeter agave heart. Exotico Blanco has a crisp,...
MINOR CASE
93%C&S Rating

MINOR CASE: STRAIGHT RYE WHISKEY

Tasting Notes: Featuring straight rye whiskey with a sherry cask finish, aged at two years and bottled at 90 proof, Minor Case Straight Rye Whiskey offers a warm rye spice complimented by the dried fruit notes ...
SoleraShade
93%C&S Rating

AGING ROOM: SOLERA – SHADE

Tasting Notes: Consists of one year old, three years old and five years old tobacco which is mixed together in a barrel and aged for 12-24 months before being rolled into a cigar. This smoke is medium-bodied a...
H&S-Master-Mason
94%C&S Rating

HIRAM & SOLOMON CIGARS: MASTER MASON

Tasting Notes: Full bodied cigar with a tightly packed body under a dark velvety wrapper. Notes of sweet leather, cocoa and a very pronounced cedar aroma that lingers nicely on the finish. Size: 6” x 56 Wr...

November/December Preview

November/December Issue Exclusive Interview with Andy Garcia The November/December issue of Cigar & Spirits Magazine is waiting for you. Here’s a sneak peek so you can set your eyes on some of the ...