Hello everyone, I just got my first humidor for Christmas, but haven't put in any cigars. I will be heading out soon to get a box and was wondering what everyones thoughts were on Montecristo Reserva Negras vs. Cohiba Puro Dominicanas.
This is my most recent artwork, INTABACO* 50th Anniversary edition, i designed the brand, the anniversary logo, the ring, the box and also took the picture, the cigar were blended by the master Don Eladio at Tbadom Holding (Davidoff) and its a limited production of 2000 cigars (400 boxes of 5)...
My name is Juan Carlos, Im from Santiago, Dominican Republic, I have seven years working as graphic designer for the tobacco industry, designing from books to cigar rings, boxes and advertisement, I hope to share my experience and also enrich mine with all of you.
By the way, I'll be...
This is my first ever review of a cigar so... well .. wolf with me.
Manufacturer : Altadis U.S.A
Size: 5 1/2 44RG
Shape : Corona
Wrapper : Indonesia (?)
Filler: Dominican/Indonesia (?)
Binder : USA/Connecticut (?)
(?) It means I have no idea if the regular corona is the same with the glass...
i got a couple of these cigars in a sampler i bought from the monster. i had never really seen or heard much on these cigars, so i figured it put some info out there. here is the description straight from famous-smoke.com:
"Famous VSL Dominican Robusto Maduro cigars bring together select Viso...
While I'm not a big Dominican fan, this cigar was really good. The construction was right on and so were the flavors. The first inch was pretty t...
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Any opinions on this brand of cigars. I haven't seen them mentioned once in the month I've been a member. Just curious what some of my BOTL thought about them. You've steered me right so far. Thanks :peace:
We are planning a trip to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic...Was wondering if anyone has been there...We are narrowing down our hotel choices right now...Will have more info later
Any info would be great
I bought these at Nat Sherman in Manhattan looking for a small quick winter smoke. This was a surprisingly dense little cigar & took over an hour ...
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Size: 5.5 X 50 Robusto
Cost: About $6/75 Cohiba Samplers Robustos
Prelight:(10) As I undress this cigar from it's plastic dress I was surprised to see how well the plastic was concealing it's rather lumpy appearance. As I...
in case anybody isnt familiar with these, theres a picture of the band and also alot of info on them on another thread named "Yellow Band Cohiba - Dominican Republic". theres a picture of the band on the first post. im not talkin about the red dot cohibas that they sell in america. these say...
Alright guys I think I nailed my favorite cigars... Dominican Puros~~~~!
Now I need to know what other brands are on the market for me to try! Here is what I have smoked so far:
- Davidoff Puro Doro
- Aurora 100 anos
What else guys?
Thanks for helping a newbie out!
My wife and I are going to the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana area, in the first part of December. Does anyone have any tips on what to see? Any must visit Cigar spots? Is there a La Casa Del Habano there? I seen there is a distributor in Santo Domingo.
A fellow BOTL was looking for these. However, finding a 5-pack has proven quite difficult. So, we are looking for others to join in on a box split. I hunted down a box and they are very reasonably priced. He's had one, but I haven't. However, I'm willing to take a chance on them...
While the Fuentes, Ashtons and the La Flor Dominicana lines of cigars often dominate the spotlight, the Dominican Republic produces a wide variety of cigars. Which lesser known cigars from the Dominican Republic do you think stand alongside the big players from the D.R.?
I'll go out on a limb...
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The only thing I know about coffee is that I enjoy mine with cream. That being said, several years ago I spent a week in DR and I really enjoyed their home grown coffee. On occasion I have done various internet searches but I can't find a place where I can purchase coffee from the DR. :frusty...