CIGAR RESOURCES
 
HOME
CIGAR DATABASE
CIGAR REVIEWS
CIGAR PASSES
CIGAR PLACES
CIGAR NEWS
MY HUMIDOR
FORUMS
CALENDARS
ARTICLES
CIGAR SIZER
PHOTO ALBUMS
QUOTES
SITE LINKS
SHOPPING
 
SITE RESOURCES
 
ARCADE
LOGON
MEMBERS LIST
HUMIDORS
SEARCH FORUMS
SEARCH CIGARS
SEARCH REVIEWS
POINTS SYSTEM
 
ABOUT US
 
WHO WE ARE?
CONTACT US
ADVERTISE
 
RSS FEEDS
 
FORUMS
REVIEWS
 
SPONSORS









You are logged in as a guest. ( logon | register )


The Geek Critique


Geek Critiques
Cigar:


All Geek Critiques
Don Pepin Garcia (My Father Cigars) La Promesa PetitJune, 202090
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kid Montana
The My Father La Promesa is typical for a Don Pepin production with fantastic construction.  In this vitola, it isn't my favorite of the range, as the sweet spot in the first and middle pass...Read More
Jas Sum Kral !@#%$ the FDA Pre-ReleaseJune, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: DRuff
This was a very enjoyable cigar. Medium to slight full at  midpoint, medium at the end. Perfect burn and smoke volume, great construction and an overall pleasant experience. Definitely want ...Read More
Jas Sum Kral !@#%$ the FDA Pre-ReleaseJune, 202087
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: arrow34
So... overall a good cigar, the cigar was a pretty dark and I expected a bit of spice or pepper and was surprised: no spice, no pepper.  A complex interesting cigar.  The wood, gra...Read More
Jas Sum Kral !@#%$ the FDA Pre-ReleaseJune, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Deener27
A special thanks to bstessl for including me on this review along with Riste from JSK for supplying another great cigar for this review and to the industry.  This cigar is a very solid mediu...Read More
Don Pepin Garcia (My Father Cigars) La Promesa PetitJune, 202095
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kent (05Venturer)
First things first, thanks to Doug for sending out a great cigar and allowing me to review it. Looking forward to grabbing a few of these for the humidor. Typical of all My Father cigars that I have e...Read More
Don Pepin Garcia (My Father Cigars) La Promesa PetitJune, 202088
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: tuck0411
A flavorful little smoke, this one, and quite pleasant, although not entirely in my wheelhouse.  The CI page for this blend mentions "mint chocolate" and that's probably what my palate was i...Read More
Don Pepin Garcia (My Father Cigars) La Promesa PetitJune, 202089
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Don M (DonM)
Overall, this was a very good cigar.  I liked the fact that it was more medium bodied than full as with a lot of My Father cigars.  It did lack some complexity in my opinion, so a ...Read More
Don Pepin Garcia (My Father Cigars) La Promesa PetitJune, 202087
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Charles Fickter (Cfickter)
This cigar delivered almost everything you would expect from a My Father.  Great look, great construction, great burn. Disappointingly lacking any complexity. Some significant time resting w...Read More
Jas Sum Kral !@#%$ the FDA Pre-ReleaseJune, 202085
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: nirab
This was an interesting cigar. I really enjoyed the meatiness blending with the tangy, sweet-n-spicy tones. The retrohale was extremely smooth, and the flavors lingered long on my palate. I was also i...Read More
Jas Sum Kral !@#%$ the FDA Pre-ReleaseJune, 202084
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Rob S. (sar127)
In summary, it was an extremely interesting experience and one that I'm eager to repeat for sure. I think to properly gauge a review, it important to understand the reviewers palate so let me explain ...Read More
AVO LE 05 2017 (Lost Edition)May, 202079
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: DRuff
A well constructed, attractive cigar with no real personality. I imagined it would be good with a cup of coffee on a Sunday morning, but did not stand up to a mild scotch like Glenlivet. No complexity...Read More
Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteno Belicoso FinoMay, 202084
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: tuck0411
Pretty nice little short smoke, this one, although it wasn't completely maintenance-free what with the initial restricted draw and the occasional double-puffing needed to keep the burn on track. ...Read More
Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteno Belicoso FinoMay, 202092
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Byron (Beegerply)
Overall: The cigar was a pleasure to smoke with the the earthiness coming or being the predominant flavor. I would like to thank Kent for allowing me to do this review. Definitely a cigar that I would...Read More
Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteno Belicoso FinoMay, 202089
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (ninfiction)
Thank you to Kent 05Venturer for providing the the cigar for this critique.

I don't reach for Drew Estate as often as I did prior to the Swisher purchase but maybe I should revisit them. This c...Read More
AVO LE 05 2017 (Lost Edition)May, 202079
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: arrow34
A great cigar, initially a bit of a strange burn. But settled out.  Overall a great cigar, but the flavor profile was not my cup of tea.  I expected a bit more out of AVO LE maybe,...Read More
Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteno Belicoso FinoMay, 202089
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Barry (benchjockey)
While I enjoyed the transition of flavors during the first two thirds, my main criticism of this cigar is the diminishing of flavors and their intensity in the final third. I would still like to smoke...Read More
AVO LE 05 2017 (Lost Edition)May, 202078
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brlesq
I want to thank the critique sponsor, Privada Cigar Club, for the opportunity to try this cigar. Total smoke time was 1 hr, 25 minutes.

For me, this cigar was a bit of a disappointment despite ...Read More
Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteno Belicoso FinoMay, 202085
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
Thanks again to Kent and Geeks for the chance to smoke this stick and give it my opinion. I guess I'd say overall it was a solid stick, a little bit stronger then expected but not overpowering by any ...Read More
AVO LE 05 2017 (Lost Edition)May, 202087
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Joe McDowell, aka MacMac (MacMac)
The flavor progressed to an earthy flavor with a hint of minerals. The leathery hint remained in the flavor through most of the smoking of the cigar.  The palette was left with a bready, dry...Read More
Plasencia Alma del Fuego FlamaApril, 202097
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Murphy223
First, I’d like to that Nirab for allowing me to participate and provide this cigar. It was a great little albeit quick smoke.  

Nicely constructed, great look and feel with 3 bands ...Read More
Plasencia Alma del Fuego FlamaApril, 202093
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kent (05Venturer)
This is one the better "new to me" cigars in recent history. I usually struggle a bit with draw on these smaller ring gauge cigars but that was not the case with this one. Big thanks to Brian (nirab) ...Read More
Plasencia Alma del Fuego FlamaApril, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
Overall a very good cigar. A well-constructed stick with a great flavor profile and good burn characteristics. Really enjoyed this one and will have to keep a few around in the future.

Thanks ...Read More
Plasencia Alma del Fuego FlamaApril, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Michael Preston (StogieDad)
Thanks for having me on this one.  I had seen good things on the newer Plasencia lines and in my book, this one is worth the hype.  At a $17 MSRP they are a premium stick, and I th...Read More
Plasencia Alma del Fuego FlamaApril, 202093
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Byron (Beegerply)
To me this was a very good smoke. I liked it from start to finish. I enjoyed the way it went back and forth with the different flavors. I also like this style and or size of this cigar. Would I recomm...Read More
HVC Serie A Canones Double RobustoMarch, 202090
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Don Miller (DonM)
Overall, this was a very good cigar and enjoyable.  In the 2/3 point the flavors really kicked in and mixed well with some complexity. It was the best part of the cigar in my opinion. &...Read More
HVC Serie A Canones Double RobustoMarch, 202092
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Barry (benchjockey)
I have smoked a number of the HVC blends and enjoyed them all. This was no exception. If this wasn’t an overly complex stick, the flavor was right in my wheelhouse.

For me this was a medium str...Read More
HVC Serie A Canones Double RobustoMarch, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: junglepete
This was a good cigar and I enjoyed it quite a bit. I liked the slow building of flavors and intensity. I thought the flavor and strength remained in good balance throughout the entire smoke. I will k...Read More
HVC Serie A Canones Double RobustoMarch, 202093
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kman (Kman)
First, I’d like to that Michael for providing this fantastic cigar. The construction and burn of the cigar were nearly flawless with a beautiful look and performance. The cigar was nicely complex with...Read More
HVC Serie A Canones Double RobustoMarch, 202088
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (bstessl)
Thanks to Stogiedad for sponsoring this month!  Overall this was a pretty enjoyable smoke that performed well.  Although I'm not going to be nubbing this one out, I would definitel...Read More
Oscar Valladares Wild Hunter NaturalFebruary, 202085
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
A good cigar over all. A nice slow burn and good smoke production with a decent flavor profile. The strength never got above a medium in my opinion but it was on the upper end of medium. Although this...Read More
Oscar Valladares Wild Hunter NaturalFebruary, 202089
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brlesq
This cigar has some complexity and interesting flavors.  A great medium to medium full cigar. It tends to burn really hot on the second half and you are rewarded with better flavors if you s...Read More
Oscar Valladares Wild Hunter NaturalFebruary, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Chuck (Cfickter)
I am a big fan of Oscar’s stuff, including what he rolls for Jim Robinson and the Smoke & Guns B&M.  This one did not disappoint.  Like almost every cigar I smoked of Oscar’s the q...Read More
Oscar Valladares Wild Hunter NaturalFebruary, 202090
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: McBryde
Overall, I found this cigar to be a good smoke and  is definitely one to give a try. You definitely need to be ready to smoke a strong stick when you smoke it, as it is very strong in flavor...Read More
Oscar Valladares Wild Hunter NaturalFebruary, 202090
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: klamm143
Overall, I enjoyed this stick and will definitely purchase some in the future. Definately a very smokable, enjoyable and price friendly addition to the humidor. Thanks to Dan and Bruce for allowing me...Read More
Smoke n' Guns Corojo CoronaJanuary, 202082
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Nick (nickthafish)
Nice easy smoking cigar that was quite enjoyable and didn't require too much thought or concentration. Flavors came through well and stayed consistent with only minor changes and transitions. Performe...Read More
Smoke n' Guns Corojo CoronaJanuary, 202094
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kent (05Venturer)
I have had the pleasure of smoking a few of these previously and visiting the Smoke n' Guns shop in PA so this was not my first in the line and definitely will not be the last. Although all of their l...Read More
Smoke n' Guns Corojo CoronaJanuary, 202082
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brian (ninfiction)
Overall this cigar wasn't in my wheelhouse. I couldn't get past the ash taste which was like I licked an ashtray with the majority of the puffs. When that wasn't present the other notes were delightfu...Read More
Smoke n' Guns Corojo CoronaJanuary, 202091
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Adam (BewareDaPenguin)
Thanks again Chuck and Cigar Geeks for the chance to smoke this cigar and participate in the review.  I very much enjoyed this Smoke n' Guns stick, to my surprise (not usually a corojo guy) ...Read More
Romeo y Julieta Romeo 505 Nicaragua ToroDecember, 201978
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: arrow34
The cigar started strong...  Went a bit off in the middle and ended strong.  I dont know what it was though.  I didnt get the flavors I was hoping to get.  I en...Read More
Romeo y Julieta Romeo 505 Nicaragua ToroDecember, 201990
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Byron (Beegerply)
Over all this was not a bad smoke, not overly complex but it was enjoyable. The pepper and the construction of this cigar reminds me of the AJ Enclave. I would smoke another one. I really enjoyed the ...Read More
Romeo y Julieta Romeo 505 Nicaragua ToroDecember, 201980
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Tom (Silverstix)
Overall, good. Not great and not terrible. I kept waiting for a big move in the flavor department but it never came. This was a surprisingly mild-medium cigar for me, I was expecting much more zing fr...Read More
Romeo y Julieta Romeo 505 Nicaragua ToroDecember, 201980
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Deener27
First, I want to thank Pete for selecting me as a participant.  Second, I want to thank you again for the great selection of booze that you sent and the cigars that accompanied in the packag...Read More
Romeo y Julieta Romeo 505 Nicaragua ToroDecember, 201989
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: nirab
I really enjoyed this cigar. It was not overly complex, but the transitions were solid. The draw was great, and the ash held firm. Based on the flavor profile, I would guess that this is primarily Hon...Read More
Bolivar Cofradia No. 654 (Fuerte)November, 201992
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Michael (Koop)
Thanks to Byron for including me in this month's critique. I really appreciated his idea of including four examples of this fine cigar. I'm always leery of submitting a review with a sample of one. I ...Read More
Bolivar Cofradia No. 654 (Fuerte)November, 201990
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Neal (ntanner)
     This was a really enjoyable smoke for me. It was a great smoke producer and the flavor profile was one that I really enjoyed. Burn was good and smoke time was around an hour a...Read More
Bolivar Cofradia No. 654 (Fuerte)November, 201989
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Chuck (Cfickter)
This is a hearty cigar and not for the tame of heart smokers.  While there were no big swings in complexity there were enough changes to keep it interesting.  The flavors were bala...Read More
Bolivar Cofradia No. 654 (Fuerte)November, 201987
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: BewareDaPenguin
1st just like to thank my boy Byron for hooking me up with this Critique. Also to the site for the opportunity to review this cigar. All in all it's a solid cigar! I'd say it's box buy if you are an e...Read More
Bolivar Cofradia No. 654 (Fuerte)November, 201996
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kent (05Venturer)
First off a big thanks to Byron for introducing me to this fantastic cigar. This is in my opinion a great cigar that will most likely take up some space in my humidor. A very enjoyable bold flavored c...Read More
Aganorsa Leaf (formerly Casa Fernandez) Guardian of the Farm Nightwatch OrpheusOctober, 201989
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Kid Montana (Kid Montana)
This was a very enjoyable tasting cigar, though the experience was marred significantly by the burn issues. Because this was smoked with only a few days rest after arriving in the mail, I suspect it w...Read More
Aganorsa Leaf (formerly Casa Fernandez) Guardian of the Farm Nightwatch OrpheusOctober, 201975
CG Rating
Written by Cigar Geeks Member: Brlesq (Brlesq)
Aganorsa Leaf produced this cigar on its own this year, and it is totally different than the Guardian of the Farm release that they partnered with Warped to do last year. Lonsdales are one of my favor...Read More
<< First    < Prev    Next >    Last >>        Jump to page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ... 



(Delete all cookies set by this site)

Connect with us:             Del.icio.us

Home  |  Contact Us  |  Advertise  |  Cigar Passes  |  Cigar Database  |  Virtual Humidor  |  Forums 

Copyright © 2007-2020 Cigar Geeks, Inc. All rights reserved.    Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service