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  1. Cigar Questions
    NOT ABOUT FREEZING....well maybe. Picked up a 5er of the Camacho Pre-Embargos. I always freeze my sticks. Never had a beetle problem and Im keeping it that way. Im wondering though with these cigars, because of the age, would or wouldnt you freeze these sticks in particular?
  2. Non-Habanos Reviews
    This smoke was gifted to me by my alter-ego's arch nemesis Vacini, and I need to start by throwing that BOTL a heart felt "Thank You!". So I was looking for a significant smoke this evening, as tomorrow I start my first real day on a new job, and I wanted to end my unemployment phase with a...
  3. Cigar News, Videos, Reviews, Interviews, etc
    the cigar is very well balanced, with no single flavor that stands out. Well married and aged. Burn is even, and the draw isn't too tight like with... Read the full review here: Genuine Counterfeit Pre-Embargo Belicoso Figurado Cigar Review - the next best thing
  4. Non-Habanos Reviews
    Camacho Pre-Embargo 1962 Size: 6/48 Wrapper: Honduras Filler: Pre-embargo Cuba, Honduras Binder: Honduras Drink: Nothing Cut: Xikar X8 I smoked and wrote this almost a week ago but I'm just now getting around to cropping the pics, I hope you enjoy the review. Later we'll return to...
  5. Non-Habanos Reviews
    I had a some free time today so I dragged my lady with me to The Owl Shop since its too cold to smoke outside and I was craving some of their coffee based drinks. Figured I would do a little review while I'm at it Cutter: El cheapo plasitc freebie Fire: Ronson Jet Lite Drink: Nutty Irishman...
  6. Splits & Group Buys
    Is anyone interested in a split for Pre-Embargo Dunhill Selecction Suprema No 192s? Cost would be $108 per cigar plus shipping costs if we get 5 people, and a few dollars less if we get 10 people.
  7. Cigar Questions
    Hi, first off, if this posts falls under that realm of things we can't talk about let me know I'll take it off. I just have a general question regarding what the B&M down the street is calling "Pre-Embargo Cubans". I don't really plan on purchasing any, but I was curious as to their history...
  8. Cigar Questions
    I'm sure this has been covered here before, but I was curious about the legitimacy of "Pre-embargo Cuban Tobacco" that is being sold. My question is not about smoking a Cuban cigar, its about ethical business practice & doing right by the customer. Read: "Henry "Kiki" Berger, who spent years...
  9. Habanos Discussion
    Good Morning Brothers.. and Happy Halloween Well, I may be going in on 25 bundle of Pre-Embargo Cubans with a few buddies from work. "Vuelta Abajo Pre-Embargo Cuban Cigars" I have wanted to try a cuban cigar for quite sometime, and for now.. This is what is available. Do you think these...
  10. Non-Habanos Reviews
    Camacho 1962 Pre-Embargo 6"x48 Price: $6.16 Scored a box for $154 for 25 on Cbid Auctions - Lot 682723 Wrapper: Corojo Binder:Criollo Filler: ???? Cant find exactley what is in it anywhere Drink: Diet Dr.P Music: 90's Rock Alt Playlist Cut: Straight cut with Xicar Xi2 Prelight...
  11. General Cigar Discussion
    Was thinking of pulling the trigger on a 50 ct. box from JR. The reviews I've read so far look pretty good. Any Gorillas have any opinions or expereinces with these cigars? THANKS!!
  12. Habanos Discussion
    Anyone have any experiences with pre-embargo's? I've never smoked anything from the era and was interested in trying a few just to diversify my palate. Are cigars of this era typically wastes of money or worthwhile smokes? Edited: These are R&J and Partagas's and are fairly reasonable in...
  13. General Cigar Discussion What do you think? Too expensive an 'experiment' for me, but I figured some gorilla around here might be interested. Or already the high...
  14. General Discussion
    Well maybe not, but he did stay in a Holiday Inn and garnered 1702 RGs:)
  15. General Cigar Discussion
    I've been torn between buying a box of Partagas Black's (20), or a box of 50 Counterfeit Pre-embargo Cubans. Partagas costs $60, the pre-embargo costs $90. So the Partagas' are a buck more per stick. I smoke the black last year and enjoyed it, very strong. But I had a few pre-embargo's a few...
  16. General Cigar Discussion
    Was wondering what it was like in the USA b4 the embargo. Could one buy many non-Cubans? Or was mostly everything Cuban? Please regail us with your reminiscenses!
  17. Want to Sell/Trade (WTS)
    Looking for a possible sale on a Medalist Salesman Sample Box circa 1951. They are pre-embargo bonded havanas, originally purchased from Gotham Cigar Museum earlier this year and 100% legal for US citizens. Here's the description of "bonded havanas" Looking for about $320 and shipping. Send...
  18. Cigar Questions
    Hi all, I am new here, been smoking for a bout a year now and really enjoy it. As my enjoyment and tastes evolve I find myself wanting to stock and age some of my favorites. I recently saw Camacho 1962 Pre-Embargos for sale on They want like $600.00 a box for them. My...
  19. General Cigar Discussion
    This weeks one day deal...and look just like real cubans they come in a glass top box!:r
  20. Habanos Discussion
    While at Corona Cigar factory on my way home last night, I saw a large group leaving that is here on convention. They are home builders and famous fro throwing around large sums of money. I was told by an associate that they had bought several pre embargo Habanos from the front humidor which...
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