The Cigar Guys

The Cigar Guys – Tony Wilson and Alex Lukoff – put together a pretty smokin’ (pun intended) cigar gathering tonight at the Chateaux Restaurant and Lounge in Irvine, California.  Twenty bucks got attendees a cigar from a certain island, and a really good, diverse group of cigar smokers.  Tony and Alex host such gatherings every […]

Check Out CigarsDirect.com

I wanted to give a heads-up for a new cigar site that contacted me — CigarsDirect.com.  As soon as I get a chance to order from them I’ll follow up with a review, but I really like the site and the selection of cigars, including one of my favorites — God of Fire.  The site […]

Tonight’s Tasting: Sol Cubano Cuban Cabinet and Tire Bite Golden Ale

Temperatures in Southern California are back in the 80s.  The motorcycle is back on the road and the Lido Deck was singing its siren’s song.  Time for a pairing of beer and cigar. Sol Cubano Cuban Cabinet, Magnum (6.0″ x 50) I went to my humidor with no particular stick or style in mind, but […]

Alec Bradley Medalist Churchill Cigar Review

If you haven’t yet discovered CigarMonster.com, you should probably leave it that way. I usually have a tab on my browser open to CigarMonster. It’s a cool hourly timer, with a demonic laugh playing at the top of every hour when Famous Smoke Shop offers a new deal for that hour. Problem is, I always […]

Tonight’s Tasting: Mirror Mirror and Diesel Unholy Cocktail

The weather here in Southern California has been crazy, dipping down into the low 60s!  I had to search through the back of my closet to find a light jacket in order to go outside to smoke a cigar.  They’ll probably close schools and stuff until we get back into the 70s. Nonetheless, I braved […]

Alec Bradley Harvest Select 1997 and CAO America