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Oliva V Melanio Robusto Cigar Review

Around noon today a customer called up the shop to order some cigars and instead of ordering a box of his usually, he ordered a box plus one. However, he told me not to ship the cigar that he wanted me to smoke it instead. I told him I couldn’t do that, but he said if I shipped him the extra cigar he would just ship it back to me. As much as I want […]

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IPCPR 2017: Oliva

For the first time in a decade Oliva Cigars is set to release a new cigar. Originally mentioned last year as Facundo, the company ran into a trademark issue with the rum company Bacardi. Earlier this year the cigar was renamed to Giberto, the patriarch of the Oliva family. It isn’t the first time the company had a cigar with that name. The cigar is being released in in two versions the first being a […]

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Oliva – IPCPR 2015

John Gazerro takes the time to tell us a little bit about the Oliva Serie V Melanio, which was awarded cigar of the year in 2014 by Cigar Aficionado. Although 1,100 humidors were made, the company is only selling 1,000 of them at an MSRP of $900.00.

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Cigar Review | Oliva V Melanio

While certain publications have named the Oliva V Melanio cigar of the year, they aren’t exactly The Cigar Authority. So today we will look at a cigar that has shared the pages of bikini models and rolex watches. According to the Oliva¬†website, “The Oliva Serie V Melanio¬†is hand rolled using expertly fermented ligero fillers, leaves known for their robust and rich flavor. Five years in the making, this special cigar is sure to exceed a […]

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