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My Father the Judge Cigar Experience

Posted by Luis Paredes on

My Father the Judge Cigar Experience

I'm going to be blunt - a cigar named "the Judge" sounds intimidating as fuck. As a new cigar smoker, a brand's (or individual stick's) name does influence my purchase - especially if I'm left to shop on my own without any help from a tobacconist. Fratello? That sounds like that cigar could be my brother! Sold! Murcias Especial? That rolls of the tongue. Roger that, ring me up.Magazine reviews feel lightyears away from what I'm experiencing. Although, I've recently started reading The Hot Ticket's online reviews and find them refreshing and much more approachable. So, I was thankful for...

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