Rome Anejo and Petit Verdot

ROME Anejo, at first puff, produces full peppery flavors with a hint of mineral that reminds me of Cabernet Franc. (I find myself continuously sniffing the cigar wrapper… 384 palabras más


The Met's Curious History of Failing to Fire Lackluster Opera Directors

Bookending the Metropolitan Opera’s new production of Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux are visions of the tomb of the opera’s principal character, Queen Elizabeth I. The effigy of the Queen is revealed first during the overture, as the black-draped chorus files by in homage, and returns in the work’s final moments, when the despairing monarch cries, “Where once was my throne, a tomb now stands: it was opened for me.” 1.146 palabras más

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¿Despechado? Escríbale a Julieta Capuleto

Aunque no responda a la velocidad de un tuit o un mensaje instantáneo, la mísmisima Julieta Capuleto se ha convertido en Doctora Corazón.

Supongamos que Julieta Capuleto no se despertó en el siglo XIV para ver a Romeo muriendo a su lado en un cementerio en Verona. 988 palabras más


Review of 1875 Romeo y Julieta Cigar

Altadis USA’s more recent release of its Honduran-made 1875 Romeo y Julieta cigar should not be confused with the company’s more popular and established Dominican-made Romeo y Julieta 1875 cigar… Read more

Good Smoke Presents the Famous Smoke of the Month

Welcome back to Good Smoke my brothers and sisters (and cousins) of the leaf. I would like to invite you to a new edition to the blog, the Famous Smoke of the Month! 812 palabras más


New in the market since today - Romeo y Julieta Cedros de Luxe LCDH

I bought the first boxes of the brand new Romeo y Julieta Cedros de Luxe LCDH 2014. They are now available in the Swiss La Casa del Habano stores. 156 palabras más

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