Mixed Filler: A Blog Sampler for 5.1.08
Mixed Filler is a quick collection of snippets from the online stogie community. For the slower burning, long-filler versions just click on the links provided. Enjoy!
Keepers of The Flame mourns the disappearance of the affordable Pepin and test drives a substitute Nicaraguan puro, the Famous Nicaraguan Corojo Corona.
Tom at The Smoking Lounge has the line of the week. In wrapping up a less than favorable review of the Te Amo World Selection Series Nicaraguan Blend, he writes, “Do not even approach this cigar without wearing a Haz-Mat suit.” Nice!
Cigar Jack’s newest contributor Alex reviews the Miami version of the La Gloria Cubana Wavell (N).
Happy Birthday to Matt at Matt’s Cigar Journal. The man knows how to celebrate in style. His smoke of choice? A 2005 Ramon Allones Specially Selected. Well done, sir!
At Stogie Review, Brian Hewitt tries the rare La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero Lancero Cameroon.
Finally, the Bucs’ idiot coach Jon Gruden once again gravitated toward the player with an attitude problem and dirty urine, selecting CB Aqib Talib in the first round of Saturday’s NFL Draft. Talib flunked three whiz tests at Kansas. Brilliant. Just had to vent. Sorry.