Havana Mix Cigar Emporium, Memphis

I am somewhat surprised at the lack of cigar shops in the downtown Memphis area. Havana Mix seems to be a good hang-out spot, though. It could deter an Aficionado that might come through the area, but once inside I am sure it is quite a nice place to lounge. I might have to try and run back in there tonight and see what the nightlife is like. Read more »

Rocky Patel Vintage 1990

I smoked this last night at the weekly poker game (do you see a trend starting here??) on the recommendation of a friend. Broadleaf, 12 year old wrapper, and blended with 7 year old Nicaraguan and Dominican filler, measuring 6.25×52. I thought this cigar started a bit bitter with very little real flavor.  However, after […] Read more »