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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Davidoff Geneve Short Perfecto Review

Brand: Davidoff                                                Country:  Dominican Republic
   Size: 5 x 50                                                   Wrapper:  Connecticut
 Price: $13.80

Davidoff Geneve Short Perfecto Review

The Label Factor:

There is something about this label that doesn’t sit well with me — not because it’s ugly or bad, but because it conjures up some hazy, almost forgotten memory from my distant past.  I look at this label and inexplicably associate it with a dreary, rainy day.  That’s especially weird considering this Davidoff has a bright white background with sunny-gold text.  Frankly, I don’t like this label for reasons that are irrational and have nothing to do with its quality.  As a result, being a judger of books by their covers, I would not see this cigar on a shelf and think to myself “I want to smoke that.”

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