Illusione Rothchildes Review

Brand: Illusione                          Country: Nicaragua
Size: 4.5 x 50                            Wrapper: Mexican San Andrés
Price: $3.99 (Buy)              No. Smoked: 1

Illusione Rothchildes Review

The Label Factor:

The first thing I think of when looking at the Illusione Rothchildes is the striking stylistic similarity to the Herrera Esteli. The gold border and block text look great against the Mexican San Andrés wrapper. Having both a contemporary and classic vibe, the Rothchildes is an attractive stick.

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Don Pablo Cognac Review

Brand: Don Pablo Cigars                        Country: Las Vegas, USA
Size: 7.5 x 50                                         Wrapper: Connecticut
Price: $7.80                                     No. Smoked: 2

Don Pablo Cognac Review

The Label Factor:

Well…this is awkward. The format of our reviews really breaks down when the cigar under scrutiny doesn’t provide a label, eh? It’s a little bit like a supermodel with no makeup; you have no choice but to focus on all the imperfections, blemishes and veins that you otherwise wouldn’t pay any attention to.

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La Dueña Review

Brand: Miami Cigar Co.                Country: Nicaragua
Size: Petit Robusto 4.5 x 52         Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf
Price: $7.50 ( Buy )                No. Smoked: 2

La Dueña Review

The Label Factor:

On tonights episode of Learning Spanish Through Cigar Smoking; we’re taking a look at the word “Dueña”. Not be confused with “sueño”, meaning “dream,” “La Dueña” means “the owner.” In this case, referring to Janny Garcia, the daughter of legendary blender Don Pepin Garcia. The label displays a white silhouette of a woman, presumable Janny, and really pops against the dark chocolate Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper. Will the La Dueña be the cigar of your sueños? Stay tuned!

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EloGio Serie Habano Review

Brand: EloGio                                 Country: Nicaragua
Size: Corona Extra 6 x 42              Wrapper: Habano
Price: $7.85                             No. Smoked: 2

EloGio Serie Habano Review

The Label Factor:

Simple and clean is the theme of the EloGio Serie Habano. Make sure you take note at the B&M of which cigar you bought, as there is no indication on the label of which EloGio you are smoking. The black text with a gold background is something that we in Nashville are very familiar with. If Vanderbilt University ever branches out into the art of cigar-making, they should totally rip this off.

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