What is the purpose of box-pressing a cigar?
Now, let me start by stating that I've had some wonderful cigars that are box-pressed. The Olde World Reserve maduro is one that comes to mind, the Tempus Quadrum is another, and I'm looking forward to enjoying a couple Padrons kindly bombed upon me...
Victor Sinclair Primeros '55' Box-Press
Length: 5 1/2
Ring Gauge: 55
Wrapper: Connecticut Ecuador
Binder: Indonesia Sumatra
Filler: Nicaragua Ligero, Olor, Criollo 98 and Piloto Cubano Dom Rep
I have to say Sandz definitely knows what I like, he sent me a message today and asked if I was open...
Size: 5.5 x 55
Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf
Filler: Nicaragua, Honduras, Dominican Republic, Peru
I received this stick from Magnate a couple weeks ago (thanks again!) and yesterday provided the perfect opportunity to try this one out.
The initial appearance of the smooth and...
A recent thread got me thinking about this, and I think it's about time to ressurect the infamous Squid-Poll... <G> The first poll is to choose which of the following two box-pressed cigars you like better. Sancho Panza Doble Maduro or Oliva Serie G Maduro. Post a reply or just vote in the...
I bought a few of these from CBid after many recommendations from fellow Gorillas. I was leary at first, but decided that for around $1/stick, what would I lose?
From the intial smell of this smoke, I knew it had to have...