Arturo Fuente MagnumR Rosado Sungrown Review

Brand: Arturo Fuente        Country: Dominican Republic
Size: 5 5/8 x 56                Wrapper: Ecuadoran Sumatra
Price: $6.75              No. Smoked: 2

Arturo Fuente MagnumR Rosado Sungrown Review

The Label Factor:

It’s amazing what a small color change can do for a label. When I reviewed the Arturo Fuente Short Story Maduro, I ragged on the design being similar to all other Arturo Fuente sticks out there. Though it follows the same pattern as the Short Story, the Magnum swaps out the red for white, and it makes a world of difference. Combined with a near flawless Sumatra wrapper, and you have one of the prettiest Arturo Fuente sticks this side of the Opus X.

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Paul Stulac White Blinding Light Review

Brand: Paul Stulac Cigars                Country: Miami, USA
Size: Toro 6 x 56                              Wrapper: Dark Ecuador Habano
Price: $12.40 (Buy)                   No. Smoked: 1

Paul Stulac White Blinding Light Review

The Label Factor:

All the sticks in the Paul Stulac portfolio contain the same crest against various colored background. You’ll know the White Blinding Light well….because it’s white! The text above “Paul Stulac” reads “Regalo De Dios”, which translates to “Gift from God”, letting you know this cigar was crafted by a divine being, apparently residing in Miami, Florida.

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Kristoff Corojo Limitada Review

Brand: Kristoff                           Country: Dominican Republic
Size: Matador 6.5 x 56             Wrapper: Corojo Habano
Price: $10.00 (Buy)

Kristoff Corojo Limitada Review

The Label Factor:

While you probably can’t tell from the photos, the Kristoff Corojo Limitada label is made out of a leather or leather-like substance. Pleather, if you will. The bright orange includes text that tells you not only the brand and type of cigar you are smoking, but also let’s you know to expect “Elite Cuban Taste”. Does it deliver? Let’s find out.

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Illusione Epernay Review

Brand: Illusione                                                  Country:  Nicaragua
Size: Le Taureau 5 1/2 x 56                              Wrapper:  Nicaraguan Café Rosado
Price: $11.00 (Buy)

Illusione Epernay Review

The Label Factor:

Hold on a second. Have you been to the Illusione website? Weird, eh? I consider the label on the Epernay to be among my top 10 favorites. Given the classy look and somehow medieval-looking gold text, I did not expect that website design. It’s like when you meet someone in a professional setting only to learn that in their free time, they’re the frontman for a heavy metal band. Or something.

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