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VODCast: Shocking Stories of the Most Iconic Cigar Brands

This week on The Cigar Authority broadcasting live from the Toscano Sound Stage in Salem, New Hampshire… We share personal shocking stories of some of the biggest names EVER in the cigar industry. Some really ugly stuff you probably never heard!  You might be shocked & surprised! In the first hour we light up the H Upmann Vintage Cameroon Torpedo from The Cigar Authority Care Package while in the second hour we dig deep into Dave’s […]

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VODCast: Two Guys Smoke Shop 36th Anniversary Party Recap

This week on The Cigar Authority Live from the Toscano Sound Stage in Salem, New Hampshire…We welcome Justo Eiroa of Aladino Cigars as we smoke two of Dave’s favorite types of cigars… We catch up on all things Aladino plus we recap the Two Guys Smoke Shop’s 36th Anniversary. In the first hour we will smoke the Aladino Vintage Selection Lancero, a favorite size of Dave’s *sarcasm* which is part of The Cigar Authority Care […]

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Podcast: New Cigars From Aladino with Justo Eiroa

This week, Justo Eiroa joins The After Show as we talk with him about some exciting new products arriving in the Aladino line from JRE Cigars. The Cigar Authority is a member of the United Podcast Network and is recorded live in front of a studio audience at Studio 21 Podcast Cafe upstairs at Two Guys Smoke Shop in Salem, NH and as always you can find many of the cigars we discuss at

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Rocky Patel Vintage 2006 San Andreas Churchill Review

When The Cigar Authority returned from the 2017 IPCPR we had a lot of samples to smoke through, and a lot of questions from our friends about what we liked in terms of the full releases we smoked. My answer was always the same, “I don’t put any stock into trade show samples.” When pressed for an explanation, my answer was simple that the travel of the cigars from humid, to arid, back to humid […]

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Councilman Junior Cigar Review Circa 1920s

Today’s cigar review of the Councilman Junior is more about a slice of history. This weekend The Cigar Authority celebrated its 6th Anniversary and we broadcasted live with a studio audience present. During the course of the day I was gifted with a few items from our listeners. There were two items that stood out. The first was a patch from the US Border Patrol which is pretty awesome because I collect police and fire […]

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Cigar Review: Perdomo Double Aged Vintage

Sitting in The Cigar Authority offices Mr. Jonathan let me know about the new Perdomo Double Aged Vintage 12 Years and I was hoping he would bring back a sample from IPCPR. However, we didn’t have to wait long as Perdomo sent us a nice rocks glass with a cigar sample of the new Connecticut. The cigars will only be released to 250 of the finest tobacconists world-wide. According to a letter that came with […]

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