Jack Daniels and the NBA All-Star Weekend

Now in the second year of their multi-year partnership, both Jack Daniel’s and the NBA continue to work together on blending two of America’s revered past times – basketball and whiskey. The NBA partnership is ...
92%C&S Rating

CORNELIUS & ANTHONY: AERIAL ROBUSTO

Tasting Notes: Subtle notes of pepper, wood and leather from the Nicaraguan filler tobaccos sing as they marry with its US grown binder; creating a spicy blend with subtle sweetness and a beautiful lingering c...
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ATABEY

Tasting Notes: The ATABEY cigar leaves have many origins, they are from Caribbean and Central America countries. Medium in strength, this is a smooth creamy smoke with delicious flavors of molasses and maple f...
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FABLE CIGAR: FOURTH PRIME

Tasting Notes: Dominated by sweeter elements, the flavor profile is highlighted by a core of chocolate, sweet spices and peppers with hints of coffee, espresso, and cinnamon. Medium-full in body and strength. ...
87%C&S Rating

TATUAJE HAVANA: VI VEROCU NO.4

Tasting Notes: An earthy-cedar core is surrounded by secondary and tertiary notes of sweet cocoa, leather, and black pepper. Hints of roasted coffee are present on the retrohale. Full bodied and medium-full st...

MASTERS OF HAVANAS

A World Class Pairing Trial by Nick Hammond | photos by Hunters & Frankau Our British brother of the leaf, NICK HAMMOND, is invited to join a roomful of experts in a Champagne and Habanos pairing trial....
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HIRAM & SOLOMON: CIGARS FELLOW CRAFT

Tasting Notes: The flavors are diverse as the cigar smokes through. Hints of ginger and coffee take the leadoff spot and they are followed up with sustainable blends of chocolate and spice. The finish is sweet...
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ROMA CRAFT TOBACO: NEANDERTHAL HN

Tasting Notes: Full-bodied and full strength thanks to the use of green river sucker one double ligero, the Neanderthal offers loads of dark and rich flavor. Expect notes of nuts, cinnamon, pepper and earth wi...
94%C&S Rating

AGING ROOM: QUATTRO F55M

Tasting Notes: A mild to medium plus cigar with immaculate construction. Creamy notes of cedar and earth throughout the smoke with a slightly peppery flavored ending. Size: 6” x 54 Wrapper: Mexican San And...
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DREW ESTATE: UNDERCROWN SUN GROWN

Tasting Notes: A full strength, full-bodied smoke whose Sun Grown wrapper offers a natural sweetness while surrounding a spicy and robust mix of fillers. Along with the Nicaraguan long fillers, aged ligero lea...

2017 World Spirits Competition Ratings

Brands rated over 85 1800 Silver Tequila – 91 Appleton White Rum – 91 Bacardi Superior Rum – 91 Backyard Mary Bloody Mary Mix – 98 Bedlam Vodka – 91 Bellkurve Vodka – 89 Booker’s Bourbon – 97 Bozal Ensa...
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CALDWELL: ALL OUT KINGS

Tasting Notes: The All Out Kings is a masterful collaboration between Drew Estate and Caldwell Cigar Co. A medium to full-bodied smoke with flavors of cocoa, caramel, cream and the classic Drew Estate spice of...
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SINDICATO: AFFINITY

Tasting Notes: Affinity is a medium-bodied cigar with flawless Connecticut seed wrapper grown in Ecuador. This creamy smoke is masterfully blended with superior-aged Dominican and Nicaraguan tobaccos and deliv...
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LA AURORA: BLACK LION

Tasting Notes: Medium to full bodied smoke with a slow even burn and very rich with flavor. This creamy cigar includes notes of citrus, cocoa, cedar, leather & black pepper. Size: 6” x 58 Wrapper: Domi...
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KRISTOFF: SAN ANDRES

Tasting Notes: The Kristoff San Andrés is an extremely rich medium-full bodied cigar with pronounced notes of spice, a hint of black pepper, sweet milk chocolate and smooth coffee cream finish. Size: 6” x 6...