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Tatuaje Monster Series The Face Redux July 2024 93
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Byron (Beegerply)
Overall this cigar was enjoyable, except for the end when it got soft and mushy. I would like to note that I smoked a second cigar at my lounge and it was pretty much same. Do to it's size I would... Read More
Tatuaje Monster Series The Face Redux July 2024 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (nirab)
Overall, I enjoyed this cigar. It was far from complex for me, but it was very enjoyable. I was surprised by the light side of the body, as I expected it to be more full. Floating in the pool while sm... Read More
Tatuaje Monster Series The Face Redux July 2024 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
First off, a big thanks to Adam for sponsoring this one. This was a good, solid, no frills smoke with a nice earthy tobacco profile and a good balance. Not complex but a nice earthy profile from start... Read More
Tatuaje Monster Series The Face Redux July 2024 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Cfickter)
The Tatuaje Monster series is legendary for a very diverse portfolio of blends and vitolas. This cigar really fits in that mold. For me it is everything I would want in a cigar with a San Andres wrap... Read More
Tatuaje Monster Series The Face Redux July 2024 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Barry (benchjockey)
All cigars don’t have to check every box for me. Some are sweet and spicy or mainly sweet or spicy. There are full strength, medium and mild. It’s good to have a wide variety when choosing a sm... Read More
Cuban Rounds (by Ventura Cigar) Churchill Maduro June 2024 93
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Alekso)
Many thanks to @bstessl (Brian) for giving me the opportunity to participate in this months blind Geek review! I was quite excited to see a true Churchill format for this month's review. I am p... Read More
Cuban Rounds (by Ventura Cigar) Churchill Maduro June 2024 82
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Deener27)
A big thank you to Brian (bstessl) for selecting me for this review. Despite the issues with the burn and the babysitting that had to be done, I really enjoyed smoking this cigar. The well-balanced ... Read More
Cuban Rounds (by Ventura Cigar) Churchill Maduro June 2024 30
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Otis)
Overall, I was pretty disappointed with this cigar. After the initial light it went downhill. I wished that at the very least, I hoped I would be able to get through this without all the tunneling iss... Read More
Cuban Rounds (by Ventura Cigar) Churchill Maduro June 2024 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
Not sure what I smoked but I liked it. The profile was complex enough to keep your attention and had a good balance. Figure it hit full strength going into the last third but it may have been I didn&#... Read More
Cuban Rounds (by Ventura Cigar) Churchill Maduro June 2024 71
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (nirab)
Well, you can't win 'em all! Hand rolled cigars can sometimes present a real challenge to enjoy, and this was one of those times. I got into the last third of the cigar, hoping to salvage some... Read More
Drew Estate Blackened M81 Corona May 2024 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (arrow34)
I would say that I would smoke this again and might try a larger size. Even though, i really liked this size and the flavor profile, I would appreciate a longer smoke time, with a slightly extended ... Read More
Drew Estate Blackened M81 Corona May 2024 80
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (McBryde)
Overall this was a well built little cigar, that I had high hopes for. I could find no fault with the cigar on construction and the look and feel of the cigar. It was flawless there. The place where I... Read More
Drew Estate Blackened M81 Corona May 2024 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
I really enjoyed smoking this one. A real straight forward set of flavors and definitely a tribute to the maduro leaf. All the flavor you expect from a maduro wrapper amped up about 10 times. A big t... Read More
Drew Estate Blackened M81 Corona May 2024 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (nirab)
I thoroughly enjoyed this cigar! I don't smoke a lot of strong cigars, but when I do, I want something like this. It was a pleasant cigar to smoke outside, with a tasty beverage and some super nic... Read More
Drew Estate Blackened M81 Corona May 2024 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (ninfiction)
Thank you Kent for including me in the review. The cigar was very enjoyable and is the perfect size for a "quick" smoke. Quick for me anyway coming in at about an hour. I really like the ... Read More
Stolen Throne Argos Toro April 2024 85
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (bstessl)
Thanks to Nirab for setting this up and letting me participate! This was a really good looking cigar that burned well for the most part, but it did have one re-light. The construction was pretty sol... Read More
Stolen Throne Argos Toro April 2024 72
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Deener27)
A big thank you to Brian (Nirab) for selecting me for this review and the folks over at Stolen Throne for providing the cigars. Not one to pull punches, this one just was a miss for me. I do have a ... Read More
Stolen Throne Argos Toro April 2024 82
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Brlesq)
I am a fan of Stolen Thrones cigars, and always keep a couple of different bundles of the brand in my humidor. I was excited to try this rarer blend, and was digging it until the last third. The const... Read More
Casdagli Cigars Cypher 3311 Line "Enigma" April 2024 73
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Gary (headfirst)
Thank you to Michael and Casdagli for sponsoring this review. The few Casdagli cigars I’ve tried I’ve really enjoyed. Unfortunately this particular stick suffered from a tight draw and a stubbor... Read More
Casdagli Cigars Cypher 3311 Line "Enigma" April 2024 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
Thanks again to Casdagli Cigars & Cigar Geeks for the opportunity to smoke this cigar, it really was a treat. It has opened my eyes to more of the Casdagli lines as I’ve only previously smoked t... Read More
Stolen Throne Argos Toro April 2024 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Murphy223)
I was super excited to try this cigar because I'm a big fan of Stolen Throne cigars. When I read that a portion of the proceeds go to Animal Rescue organizations I was so hoping that it would be ... Read More
Casdagli Cigars Cypher 3311 Line "Enigma" April 2024 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Cfickter)
While not overly complex there are some great flavor notes and the transitions between those are smooth, three are some surprising pop ins. This cigar has probably the best back story I have run a... Read More
Stolen Throne Argos Toro April 2024 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jared (The Burn Ward)
Thanks to Nirab for providing this enjoyable cigar. I look forward to trying the other one and seeing how consistent these are. I would definitely pick one up in a shop if you find them but I hear the... Read More
Casdagli Cigars Cypher 3311 Line "Enigma" April 2024 93
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
Thanks to Casdagli cigars for sponsoring this critique and for giving me the opportunity to try this cigar. This is a large cigar, almost intimidating when you hold it in your hand but after you get b... Read More
Casdagli Cigars Cypher 3311 Line "Enigma" April 2024 83
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jared (The Burn Ward)
A big thank you to Casdagli and Michael for hosting this GC. The presentation was phenomenal. The taste profile for me needs a good scotch pairing that really sets it over the top. I'd be interest... Read More
Stolen Throne Yorktown Fleet Torpedo March 2024 66
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Adwinistrator)
I can see this being a great addition to the Stolen Throne profile, something smooth and sweet, with a medium profile and little spice. I think the open draw on my example held back this profile from... Read More
Stolen Throne Yorktown Fleet Torpedo March 2024 97
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kent (05Venturer)
First off, a big thank you to Kerry for sponsoring with this fine selection. I thoroughly enjoyed it as I have with all Stolen Thrones I have smoked. I am definitely gonna search out a few of these fo... Read More
Stolen Throne Yorktown Fleet Torpedo March 2024 92
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: cfickter (Cfickter)
While not an overly complex cigar the mini swings in notes were smooth and in smaller enjoyable stages. Found myself perhaps hotboxing this cigar I enjoyed it so much. This is a cigar you enjoy so m... Read More
Stolen Throne Yorktown Fleet Torpedo March 2024 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (arrow34)
Stolen throne makes great sticks and this is no exception. I liked this stick and would add it as an occasional smoke in my rotation. I like some of their other sticks a bit more though, like the Cr... Read More
Stolen Throne Yorktown Fleet Torpedo March 2024 90
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Gary (headfirst) (headfirst)
This is a velvety smooth smoke that builds in strength and flavor as it progresses, featuring a palate core of leather, grains, and some sweetness with a sweet/syrupy retrohale that is balanced by som... Read More
Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Red Meat Lovers Meat Box Pressed (2021) January 2024 82
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (McBryde)
Overall, I liked the construction of this cigar more than I liked the flavors of this cigar. It is one that was built really REALLY well, and just had some monotone flavors in it that were OK, but wer... Read More
Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Red Meat Lovers Meat Box Pressed (2021) January 2024 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (bstessl)
Thanks to Chuck for including my in this months critique. Overall I enjoyed this cigar. If you're looking for an overly complex cigar, this is not for you, but if you enjoy a straight up full bo... Read More
Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Red Meat Lovers Meat Box Pressed (2021) January 2024 95
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Otis)
Overall, I totally enjoyed this cigar. From the beginning to end. Loved the full body experience that I had with this. Saka has build a name for himself putting out quality cigars. This is one I'd... Read More
Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Red Meat Lovers Meat Box Pressed (2021) January 2024 93
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (arrow34)
I'm gonna have to get a few more of these and age them for a bit. I have a feeling these are just gonna get better with time. It seemed to me that this smoked a bit young and could use more hum... Read More
Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Red Meat Lovers Meat Box Pressed (2021) January 2024 88
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Brlesq)
Overall, this was an good cigar with terrific construction and a slow, even burn. It was not very complex, but the flavor notes were enjoyable, and there was never any harshness, even after the stron... Read More
Tatuaje Tuxtla Lomo de Cerdo LE December 2023 89
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (headfirst)
Thanks to Ryan for the opportunity to review this one. Seemed like a well made habano leaf cigar that I'd guess hails from Nicaragua. It had a fairly balanced flavor profile thanks to the retroh... Read More
Tatuaje Tuxtla Lomo de Cerdo LE December 2023 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Dave (Deener27)
A big thank you to Ryan (Adwinistrator) for selecting me for this review and providing this great cigar. This was a wonderful smoke that I am super grateful for the chance to review. For my money, t... Read More
Tatuaje Tuxtla Lomo de Cerdo LE December 2023 94
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (appollo)
I would like to thank Ryan for including me in the review .This was one fine smoke. In fact its one of the best ones I've had in quite awhile. It had constant changes and was very far from boring.... Read More
Tatuaje Tuxtla Lomo de Cerdo LE December 2023 82
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Bob Cordell)
Hmmmmmmmm, lets see here, I'm not that familiar with the cigars that have a pigtail cap. I think CAO has one called Basis or something to that effect. I've seen them on C-Bid and a few other s... Read More
Tatuaje Tuxtla Lomo de Cerdo LE December 2023 96
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Jared (The Burn Ward)
The Kavalan paired really well. This is definitely a cigar to have on hand. I didn't have any issues nor were there any off notes. I can see these aging really well and will be an even more enjoya... Read More
Jas Sum Kral Munchies English Almond Toffee Robusto November 2023 77
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Otis)
Overall, this wasn’t a bad cigar. I’d smoke it again to see if I was to get any other flavors. It’s not box worthy but I’d get a single or 2 in the future. I look forward to learning what ciga... Read More
Jas Sum Kral Munchies English Almond Toffee Robusto November 2023 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
This is not something I would usually smoke but it's nice to get out of ones comfort zone once in a while so I want to thank Brian for letting me in on this one. Wasn't sure what I was getting... Read More
Jas Sum Kral Munchies English Almond Toffee Robusto November 2023 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kent (05Venturer)
I am fairly confident I am correct guessing what this cigar is, if I am correct it is one I have been looking forward to try. Big thanks to Brian for sponsoring and including me in this critique. I sm... Read More
Jas Sum Kral Munchies English Almond Toffee Robusto November 2023 80
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (ninfiction)
This cigar review was done blind. We were only told that it is an infused cigar. I don't think I've smoked more than 3-4 infused cigars over the years so I didn't have much hope for this e... Read More
Jas Sum Kral Munchies English Almond Toffee Robusto November 2023 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Alex (Alekso)
First off I want to thank Brian (@bstessl) for the opportunity to try this interesting infused blind review. This cigar was a nice departure from the classic cloyingly sweet infusion with sweetened... Read More
Diesel Fool's Errand Stubborn Fool Perfecto October 2023 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Byron (Beegerply)
Overall I enjoyed the cigar very much it fits my wheelhouse pretty well, I like a cigar that is earthy and dry. I also really enjoyed the size of the cigar. I think everybody should give this cigar a ... Read More
Diesel Fool's Errand Stubborn Fool Perfecto October 2023 96
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: David Robinson (gitfiddl)
In closing, I'd like to thank Neal (ntanner) for sponsoring this Geek Critique. This cigar was definitely one of the best cigars I've smoked lately. Sadly, it looks like these were a limited... Read More
Diesel Fool's Errand Stubborn Fool Perfecto October 2023 86
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (appollo)
Like to thank Neal for the chance to smoke this stick. In truth I've smoked hardly any sticks of this brand so it was a new experience. I certainly didn't mind the stick. In fact, it was enjoy... Read More
Diesel Fool's Errand Stubborn Fool Perfecto October 2023 91
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: (Murphy223)
Thanks to ntanner for sponsoring and Brlesq for letting me participate. This was a great looking cigar which I thoroughly enjoyed. It was not as strong as I was expecting from a full-bodied cigar, ... Read More
Diesel Fool's Errand Stubborn Fool Perfecto October 2023 85
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Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
Thanks again to Neal & Geeks for letting me hop in, I was a bit hesitant since I’ve done so many and wanted to see a few new/ more guys step up, but this cigar was very enjoyable. I haven’t sm... Read More

   
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