A Prizewinner (and Well-Deserved!) (Oliva Serie V Melanio Gran Reserva Limitada Robusto)

My hubby knows me so well. He bought me a birthday present that was just perfect for me; a very thoughtful gift! Check it out: This gift box proudly proclaims that the Serie V Melanio Gran Reserva Limitada was Cigar Aficionado’s Cigar of the Year in 2014, with a 96 rating. They were still talking…

More Complex Than it Looked! (East Coast Rollers Pure Mayhem Churchill)

Recently, Erin has been ordering me random sampler packs from Pipers & Cigars or Famous Smoke. These have been bargain-priced clearance packs because, let’s face it: money for tobacco has been kind of tight as of late. I’ve got nothing against clearance packs; often it’s just a matter of some things not selling for whatever…

The Piper and His Goodwife: Britain K. Kaminskas “Komanda” Pipe Review

While the magazine is still on hiatus, here’s a quick review from The Piper and His Goodwife:” Well folks: yes, we are still alive and breathing, and must apologize for not writing reviews in awhile.  Real life got very busy for both of us as the summer and winter work was a bit crazy. That…