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Yellow Rose by Crowned Heads

Crowned Heads Yellow Rose of Texas Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro Binder: Nicaraguan Filler: Nicaraguan Size: 6 1/4 by 54 box pressed torpedo Price: $9-$10 Cigars smoked for this review: 2   First Take The Yellow Rose of Texas is the newest single state release by the Nashville based Crowned Heads.…

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Perdomo Estate Seleccion Vintage 2002 Maduro

Perdomo Estate Seleccion Vintage 2002 Maduro Wrapper: Habano Maduro Binder: Nicaraguan Filler: Nicaraguan Size: 6 x 54 Price: $6.50-$8.00 Cigars smoked for this review: 2 Courtesy of Cigarscity.com Reviewer: Danny Smith First Take Today’s review comes to us from the folks at Perdomo in the form of the Estate Seleccion…

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Room 101 Uncle Lee

Cigar: Room 101 Uncle Lee Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano Binder: Nicaraguan Corojo Filler: Dominican Piloto Ligero & Honduran Corojo Size: 6 1/2 inch perfecto Price: $10.00 Cigars smoked for this review: 2 Reviewer: Danny Smith   First Take: Uncle Lee is a new quirky release from Matt Booth and Room 101.…

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One 13 Prelude Natural

Cigar: One 13 Prelude Natural Size: 6 x 52 Wrapper: Ecuadorian Sumatra Filler/Binder: Nicaraguan Retail Price: $8.50 Cigars Smoked For Review: 1 First Take: Today’s review is of the Prelude from Stephen Dru, Joe Torres and the folks at One 13 cigars, a Texas based company who are relatively new…

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Quesada Oktoberfest 2014

Cigar: Quesada Oktoberfest Size: Das Boot 6 x 52 Torpedo Wrapper: Dominican Binder: Dominican Filler: Dominican Price: $8.50- $9 Cigars smoked for review: 2 Reviewer: Danny Smith I met up with the man behind Quesada cigars, Manuel Quesada, at Silo Cigars in Knoxville, TN at an event a while back…

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Dissident Soap Box

Cigar: Soap Box by Dissident Size: 5 1/2 x 52 Wrapper: Nicaragua Binder: Nicaragua Filler: Nicaragua Price: $8.50 Cigars smoked for review: 1 Reviewer: Danny Smith   First Take: This cigar is a reddish brown with a neat roll and good looking caps.  The band is a grey color with…

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Island Jim by Oscar Valladares

  Cigar: Island Jim by Oscar Valladares Blend: Who knows! Price: $10.00 Cigars smoked for Review: 1 Reviewer: Danny Smith First Take: Todays Review is of the Island Jim by Oscar Valladares.  Most people in the industry are familiar with this cigar’s namesake, Jim Robinson, aka Island Jim, the owner…

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Dante Canto VI

Cigar: Dante Canto VI Size: 5 1/2 x 46 Wrapper: San Adreas Filler/Binder: Nicaraguan Retail Price: $9.50 Cigars Smoked For Review: 2 I had the pleasure of speaking with Michael Huff of Dante about the brand. He said that the famous poem, Dante’s inferno, which chronicles different levels of hell,…

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