W. Curtis Draper’s Sunday Cigar Recommendations: Independence Day Edition (Video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LB5_XlFCNng Here are some great recommendations for Independence Day: Ashton VSG Belicoso No. 1 CAO America Potomac (Of course!) E.P. Carrillo Short Run Populares Punch Upper Cut Quesada Tributo Manolin Considering the holiday, we thought the video above, "Introducing CAO America: The World Premiere" was appropriate (Video courtesy of CAO International). As a reminder,...

Cigar Review: Cubao No. 6

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="333" caption="Image courtesy of Toasted Foot."][/caption] From Toasted Foot comes a review of the Cubao No. 6 from EO Brands. According to Toasted Foot, "EO and Pepin have produced some excellent smokes and the Cubao blend joins those ranks." Read the complete review here...

New York Daily News: House Panel Votes to Remove Cuba Trade & Travel Ban

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="340" caption="Image courtesy of Figueredo/AP and The New York Daily News."][/caption] From The New York Daily News comes news that the House Agricultural Committee voted 25 to 20 to remove the ban, sparking a contentious debate as the legislation moves through Congress. Read...