Alec Bradley Tempus

After the Cigar Aficionado’s Top 25 list came out for 2011, and Alec Bradley’s Prensado was #1 on this list, I’ve been wanting to try more of his cigars.  I did purchase and smoke one of the Churchill-sized Prensados after the CA list dropped, and it was fantastic.  But that was before I had revisited […] Read more »

CAO Brazilia

I was skeptical about this smoke because the last couple of CAO cigars I’d smoked, I didn’t care for.  However, some friends at work kept telling me that I should try the Brazilia and I would like it, so I finally did. This was a great smoke, I’m pleased to say.  The burn was very […] Read more »

CAO VR Torpedo

A friend of mine over at StogieNewb gave me this smoke and asked me to try it.  I let it sit in the humidor for only 2-3 days before I lit it up.  I’ve smoked a few CAO cigars before, but apparently I’ve never blogged about them.  The reason for this might be that they […] Read more »

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 »