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Old 01-26-2013, 04:23 PM   #1
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Primarily a pipe smoker...

...However, I do enjoy a cigar every now and again. I joined to gain a bit more insight, read some reviews, and possibly get suggestions on good smokes. That is, when I can splurge and buy a few tasty stogies.

I am active duty Air Force, originally from Milwaukee, and am currently stationed in southern Alabama (the Florida panhandle).

Looking forward to gaining some knowledge from some of the fine members here.
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Old 01-26-2013, 04:33 PM   #2
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Hi Sergeant Miller!

Welcome to the forum! When you do smoke cigars, what are you smoking? Several pipe smokers here as well. Again, welcome in! Make yourself at home!




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Old 01-26-2013, 05:07 PM   #3
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Welcome from Mequon! I enjoy both pipes and cigars! What blends do you normally smoke?
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Old 01-26-2013, 05:36 PM   #4
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@Dustin - thanks for the welcome. My knowledge is quite limited, but have enjoyed some Oliva cigars, primarily Maduro. I've also tried a few Cohibas and Acids. One cigar in particular sticks out. From my research, it is quite cheap. Sonador by Plasencia. It was extremely smooth, cool, slightly sweet and a bit nutty. Rather like a good Burley pipe tobacco.

I think this was it : http://www.thompsoncigar.com/product...&promoCode=cse

@Emjay - I find that I gravitate toward any combination of Virginia, Burley and Perique mostly. I am a big fan of vitamin N, so I also enjoy the rope tobaccos. As far as Latakia goes, I don't smoke it that often, but prefer Balkans over English's.

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Old 01-26-2013, 08:00 PM   #5
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Welcome. I also smoke both cigars and the pipe, but only E A Carey pipes using black cavendish tobacco (for the last 15 years).
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Old 01-28-2013, 11:05 AM   #6
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Welcome here bother, there is always room in the discussions for a new comer!!
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