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4x4 (by Occidental, Davidoff) Churchill June 2016 67
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (SenorPablo)
otal points award will be on a 100 point scale based on adding up the points in each section. A suggestion for determining how many points to award each section is to start with a perfect score and th... Read More
A. Pontillo 1776 Double Corona June 2016 68
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: fasdfjyyjjyrejrjyj (decliner)
Critiques are reviewed and approved prior to appearing on the site. Total points award will be on a 100 point scale based on adding up the points in each section. A suggestion for determining how man... Read More
Vegas Robaina Famosos August 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (junglepete)
A big thanks to Sebastien for sponsoring this one and for allowing me the opportunity to review this cigar. I really enjoyed it and found it to be one of the better Cubans I have smoked. Good balance ... Read More
Vegas Robaina Famosos August 2014 87
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Pat (Newbhunter)
I enjoyed this cigar very much. Of all ISOMís Iíve had this is by far the best and even blew the few Cohibas I have had out of the water. This cigar was, in fact, so good that I feel it may have been ... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) The Dark Master by Christian Eiroa August 2014 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: nirab (nirab)
Overall, I found the Dark Master to be pretty one dimensional, with a little more woodiness than I prefer in a cigar. The middle third was the best part of this cigar. For a limited edition cigar, and... Read More
Vegas Robaina Famosos August 2014 96
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Karl F. (CrazyK)
This was an excellent cigar, an instant classic! The age on it has really done it justice, and makes me want it to go on for much longer. I have not had very many Vegas Robaina cigars in the past, but... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) The Dark Master by Christian Eiroa August 2014 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kevin Anderson (Kevin48438)
All in all this is a good cigar. The construction is great and the flavors are decent throughout. The shape is a bit gimmicky, but that is fine as long as the construction and flavors are there. An... Read More
Vegas Robaina Famosos August 2014 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: qoheleth (qoheleth)
First I want to thank Smurf for having confidence in me to do this critique. At this time he is unbelievably busy with learning what it is like to be a first time father to my grand daughter, Emma Wor... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) The Dark Master by Christian Eiroa August 2014 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Nathan (nwb)
Overall, this was a very good cigar. After smoking both the Leroy and Dark Master, I much preferred the latter. From a construction standpoint, it performed admirably, and although it wasn't the mos... Read More
Vegas Robaina Famosos August 2014 93
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Biggsy (biggsy16)
Overall I loved this cigar. If you are looking for a quality cigar that is smooth and not harsh to your taste buds this is a topnotch choice. I would rate this as a medium strength cigar. Thanks again... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) The Dark Master by Christian Eiroa August 2014 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (bmac7754)
Overall Iím impressed with this cigar. It is very nicely constructed, appealing shaggy foot and smokes very well. The flavor profiles change at every third, and packs a full strength at the end whic... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) The Dark Master by Christian Eiroa August 2014 82
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jay (Otter)
After receiving the coffin a little over four weeks ago, I left the stick in its coffin until I pulled it out to smoke. It was a medium body building to a medium to full strength in the last third. To... Read More
601 Serie La Bomba Maduro Warhead July 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Vroomp)
I found this to be a pretty good cigar, albeit a fairly strong one,and not one I would recommend to a novice smoker. It wasn't too complex but, the flavors were fairly well balanced. Would I smoke ano... Read More
601 Serie La Bomba Maduro Warhead July 2014 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Sťbastien (Mojo66)
The Warhead really was an outstanding cigar. A good, full-bodied almost full strength cigar. I was surprised as I expected this to be the strongest 601 I had tried and it ended up being a very manage... Read More
601 Serie La Bomba Maduro Warhead July 2014 80
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
Thanks again Chuck & Cigar Geeks for the chance to do this review. Overall this was a decent stick that let me down with some burn issues but started out great with rich, spicy, earthy tobacco. At fir... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) OSOK Leroy July 2014 87
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kevin Anderson (Kevin48438)
This is a nice cigar. Not very complex and stays the same for at least the second half of the smoke. However this is a profile I think is okay, but not great. I wish more of that dark, tangy sweetn... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) OSOK Leroy July 2014 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (nirab)
I found this to be an enjoyable cigar, despite the fact that it is very one dimensional. No real transitions, and nothing really different about the flavors. The tobacco is very rich, and it did stand... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) OSOK Leroy July 2014 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Nathan (nwb)
Overall, this was a good cigar. The construction was truly exceptional, and the overall flavor profile was good. Had the cigar been a little more complex and well-rounded, it would have scored highe... Read More
601 Serie La Bomba Maduro Warhead July 2014 87
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jason (jharrisx5)
This was an enjoyable smoke for me that lived up to the hype as a big boy smoke. The flavor was full and the strength nearly full. I didn't experience any nicotine rush, which is nice, but I prepare... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) OSOK Leroy July 2014 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (bmac7754)
Overall this is a good cigar. It is well constructed, has a cool band, and the flavor changes keep you guessing as you smoke it. The only issues that came up were in the first third, where it was tu... Read More
601 Serie La Bomba Maduro Warhead July 2014 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Tim Ellis (timpellis)
Overall an excellent cigar that I would love to put in my humidor and age for sometime. I can see it getting even better. For sure this is a full bodied , strong cigar, but it isn't over the top. It... Read More
EH Cigars (Edgar Hoill) OSOK Leroy July 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jay (Otter)
After receiving the coffin a little over three weeks ago, I left the stick in its coffin until I pulled it out to smoke. It was a medium to full body building to full strength in the last third. The l... Read More
Arturo Fuente Anejo Reserva No. 50 July 2014 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Chuck (Cfickter)
The best word I can think of to describe this cigar is rich. It leaves no doubt that this is a full strength cigar. Overall a superb cigar and very enjoyable smoke. Perhaps not one for the novice t... Read More
Torano Vault Gold VLE100 July 2014 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: ljlemer (ljlemer)
This is a very enjoyable smoke. Tasty, well-constructed and free of unpleasant surprises. I would definitely smoke another. Nicotine content is moderate, avoiding any dizziness. It's gratifying to be ... Read More
Torano Vault Gold VLE100 July 2014 87
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Les (Hot Stuff x)
An interesting cigar, and quite a departure for Torano. Presentation is lovely, but there are some burn issues. This is a strong cigar, but it kind of sneaked up on me -- it didn't really feel the n... Read More
Arturo Fuente Anejo Reserva No. 50 July 2014 96
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jared (The Burn Ward)
This vitola seems to always exceed expectation. High rating aside, this is not a cigar I would choose to smoke in any regular rotation. An all around great smoke. Thanks for letting me in on this one.... Read More
Torano Vault Gold VLE100 July 2014 85
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: The Jackal, A.K.A. Jason Sherlock (Jackal)
All in all, this was a beautifully made cigar with a somewhat disappointing flavor. The presentation was exceptional. However, there really wasn't that much complexity to the flavors, and they staye... Read More
Arturo Fuente Anejo Reserva No. 50 July 2014 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Michael Preston (StogieDad)
I love the Anejo line, and this is one of my favorites. I think I like the 46 just a bit better, but man this one was close. These are cigars to be savored, and are truly a Fuente masterpiece, when ... Read More
Arturo Fuente Anejo Reserva No. 50 July 2014 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kid Montana (Kid Montana)
At one point I was going to deduct a total of 10 points for construction and consequential burn issues which can threaten to ruin an otherwise enjoyable experience. However the cigar evened itself ou... Read More
Arturo Fuente Anejo Reserva No. 50 July 2014 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Troy Bailey (tvolball)
The Anejo's have to be one of, if not my favorite cigar to smoke. And, the 50 to me is the best out of all sizes. The Anejo's offer a great flavor panel, and it's and enjoyable smoke to just sit back ... Read More
Torano Vault Gold VLE100 July 2014 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Nathan (nwb)
Overall, was this a good cigar? Yes. Was it a great cigar? No. Although the core flavor was nice, there was little in the way of complexity or transition to the flavors. Construction was good, wi... Read More
Valeroso Primavera El Estado June 2014 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Joe Dial (conditionZero)
While this cigar wasn't right up my alley, it was definitely a great smoke. It had quality construction and complex flavors that kept it interesting to the end. I certainly look forward trying mor... Read More
Dunhill Aged (formerly Dunhill Dominican) Condados June 2014 75
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (bmac7754)
Overall this is not a bad, but not a great cigar. It does have a strong flavor profile, but the tart aftertaste becomes very unappealing to me. The construction could use a bit of work, but makes up... Read More
Valeroso Primavera El Estado June 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: The Jackal, A.K.A. Jason Sherlock (Jackal)
This is a beautiful to look at cigar with a unique flavor profile. The flavors can be subtle, often dropping back to extremely mild. Because of its nicotine numbing of my tongue and lips, there were... Read More
Dunhill Aged (formerly Dunhill Dominican) Condados June 2014 52
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: nirab (nirab)
The beginning of this cigar really had me excited to see how this would progress. But, after 2 inches, I had nothing but performance issues. I had to relight at least 7-8 times, the flavors were good,... Read More
Valeroso Primavera El Estado June 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Rebecca (Rebecca Silverwolf)
I've really liked everything I've smoked from Valeroso so far, and I look forward to new lines from this company. They really do produce a quality product, with a unique flavor. I liked the greater in... Read More
Valeroso Primavera El Estado June 2014 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
As always a big thank you to Jason and Cigar Geeks for the opportunity to review this cigar. I have really enjoyed the Lancero roll and this cigar did not disappoint. The burn was flawless, as was the... Read More
Dunhill Aged (formerly Dunhill Dominican) Condados June 2014 85
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
Thanks again to Matt and Cigar Geeks for giving me the chance to review this cigar. Overall this was a good cigar. I have been partial to more medium and full bodied smokes but this was a nice change ... Read More
Dunhill Aged (formerly Dunhill Dominican) Condados June 2014 77
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Chuck (Cfickter)
I will begin by saying that I know Dunhill makes a very good cigar. If you put any weight in the yearly CA top 25, I believe this blend appeared in 2011. That being said I would contribute the over ... Read More
Valeroso Primavera El Estado June 2014 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Michael Preston (StogieDad)
OK, so I am not a guy that prefers smokes be made as a lancero. I am not a huge fan of the mouth-feel, and I smoke a bit quick for them. There are plenty I like, and this is one of them. I have s... Read More
Illusione MJ12 (The Majestic 12) Maduro June 2014 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (junglepete)
As best as I can remember, I like this maduro version better than the natural wrapped one. I would have liked the chewy leather taste to have stayed until the end rather than fading out after the 2nd ... Read More
Tarazona Revolution 305 Flaco June 2014 82
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Stephen (sjn1117)
All in all a pretty solid stick. Not a very progressively flavored smoke but a good one. I would definitely try another one and let it rest a good while. This one to me is a good example of a medium b... Read More
Illusione MJ12 (The Majestic 12) Maduro June 2014 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: David Robinson (gitfiddl)
I liked this cigar a lot. Full of balanced flavors with lots of body without being overpowering in strength. It gave off tons of smoke, and had no issues other than a pesky wobble in the burn. Than... Read More
Illusione MJ12 (The Majestic 12) Maduro June 2014 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (mountedshriner)
This is a GREAT cigar and it is what a true Maduro should taste like IMHO. This cigar is beautifully crafted (an Illusione trademark) and a joy to smoke. A medium to full bodied cigar that won't disap... Read More
Tarazona Revolution 305 Flaco June 2014 93
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Steve Ladd (Caveman Steve)
This cigar is right in my wheelhouse. Earth, leather, coffee, and sweet Maduro spiciness. YUM I would gladly smoke it anytime if given the chance. A few months of rest should smooth out any rough e... Read More
Tarazona Revolution 305 Flaco June 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (lubrix)
I really enjoyed this stick.The flavors were very full and fit the profile of tastes that I enjoy.The vitola was perfect for this stick as it brings out the depth of flavors with out any harshness or ... Read More
Tarazona Revolution 305 Flaco June 2014 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Camshaft83)
This is a cigar with a great draw and burn. The flavors were constantly changing as the cigar burned down. The smoke was thick and cool but not as smooth as I would have liked it to be. Construction i... Read More
Tatuaje Limited Release Cojonu 2012 Broadleaf (Reserva) May 2014 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: toby2 (toby2)
This cigar was meant to be smoked to the nub. It starts off mild so it doesn't end up sharp and foul. There isn't much if any of the heavy spice most dark wrapper cigars are laden with these days. The... Read More
Leaf & Bean Leaf and Bean by Noel May 2014 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: PETE314 (PETE314)
I really enjoyed this cigar. But it really perplexed me in trying to describe it. It really hit on the salty notes perfectly. I really liked that. The flavors stayed darker in compliment with the sa... Read More
Tatuaje Limited Release Cojonu 2012 Broadleaf (Reserva) May 2014 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: David Robinson (gitfiddl)
I thought this was a really solid cigar, if somewhat simple to me in profile. I'd gladly smoke another. Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar. This was one of the better ones. Thanks for including me o... Read More