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Hello all, just wondering if there are any cigar smokers here on the forum. If so, let us know which is your favorite one!

I like to light a cigar usually in the late afternoon and enjoy last few hours of daylight reading. Most times its a safari hunting book, others might be a book on oil and gas law. When on a hunting trip, its at the end of the day after a great hunt. I enjoy several brands from Dominican to Nicaraguan. Mostly VegaFina, La Aurora, Oliva (serie "g"). I have tasted numerous brands, but these are the ones found in my humidor.
 

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Hello all, just wondering if there are any cigar smokers here on the forum. If so, let us know which is your favorite one!

I like to light a cigar usually in the late afternoon and enjoy last few hours of daylight reading. Most times its a safari hunting book, others might be a book on oil and gas law. When on a hunting trip, its at the end of the day after a great hunt. I enjoy several brands from Dominican to Nicaraguan. Mostly VegaFina, La Aurora, Oliva (serie "g"). I have tasted numerous brands, but these are the ones found in my humidor.

Occasionally I do....prefer Rocky Patels, but like the Oliva's also.
 

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got some cohiba esplendidos in a humidor in the cellar. :D
As long as they did not come in a glass-top box ! those are great cigars.
 

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That is superb tobacco right there spike.t. I really enjoy the cuban montecristo no.2 and the Romeo y Julieta No.1
 

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only have one on the odd occasion these days , but also used to like the monte cristo no2 pyramid/torpedo, and had a couple of boxes of the monte cristo A, you felt as if you should have been directing a hollywood epic in the 1930`s when you fired one of those up ;) plus various romeo y julieta, partagas, h. upman , and davidoff depending on what took the fancy when in the shop. i hate to think what some of those cost now as this was in the 1980`s and early 90`s........
 

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only have one on the odd occasion these days , but also used to like the monte cristo no2 pyramid/torpedo, and had a couple of boxes of the monte cristo A, you felt as if you should have been directing a hollywood epic in the 1930`s when you fired one of those up ;) plus various romeo y julieta, partagas, h. upman , and davidoff depending on what took the fancy when in the shop. i hate to think what some of those cost now as this was in the 1980`s and early 90`s........

Indeed they sure take one back in time. Taxing and further FDA threats have been driving prices upward.
 

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Haven,t had the Pleasure since I quit playing Golf,,,But I,ll need to find something special for my Trip Next year
 

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Haven,t had the Pleasure since I quit playing Golf,,,But I,ll need to find something special for my Trip Next year

Which cigars did you smoke while playing golf?
 

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only have one on the odd occasion these days , but also used to like the monte cristo no2 pyramid/torpedo, and had a couple of boxes of the monte cristo A, you felt as if you should have been directing a hollywood epic in the 1930`s when you fired one of those up ;) plus various romeo y julieta, partagas, h. upman , and davidoff depending on what took the fancy when in the shop. i hate to think what some of those cost now as this was in the 1980`s and early 90`s........

What.......no Swisher Sweets or White Owls?
 

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What.......no Swisher Sweets or White Owls?

Mmmm not to offend but i presume you are having a joke? :headscratch: i looked them up and you can buy a box of 50 of those for way less or same price as one of the ones i was talking about.....:)
 

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My favorite is Cohiba Robusto, but the cigar that started my cigar career was Romeo y Julieta nr 2. Sundowner in africa with a good cigar. Nothing can match that:)
 

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My favorite is Cohiba Robusto, but the cigar that started my cigar career was Romeo y Julieta nr 2. Sundowner in africa with a good cigar. Nothing can match that:)

Im sure that is an excellent way of ending a day. With the sky a burnt orange color and distant silhouettes of scattered trees maybe an animal or two as well. Now all you need is a good Scotch :)

thanks for sharing!
 

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Mmmm not to offend but i presume you are having a joke? :headscratch: i looked them up and you can buy a box of 50 of those for way less or same price as one of the ones i was talking about.....:)

Spike.......with me it is normally a joke........sorry to disrupt a thread by serious aficionados.:)
 

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Spike.......with me it is normally a joke........sorry to disrupt a thread by serious aficionados.:)

thought it was , was just getting worried in case you were being serious and did like them , as some of the flavours were like :) and i promise you i am not one of them spanish things either.....:):):)
 
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