OpusX Forbidden X + Aberlour 18 Year

Matt (from Custom Ash) and I were in Las Vegas for IPCPR in the summer of 2014 and headed over to the Arturo Fuente lounge down the road from the show.  While browsing the (slightly overpriced) selection, we decided to pick up a pair of Opus X Forbidden X Lanceros.  That day …

Pairing Dalwhinnie 15 + CAO Amazon Basin

Scotch and Cigars Ask 10 people what they like to drink with a cigar and 8 will answer “scotch.”  Okay, that’s not a real statistic.  But I’m sure it’s close. This has to be one of favourite scotch and cigar pairings yet.   The Drink: Dalwhinnie 15 Appearance: The scotch has a …

Pairing Oban 14 + El Rey Del Mundo

The Cigar: El Rey del Mundo Construction: This 6 by 49 is light to medium in strength and is a Cuban puro using premium tobacco from the Vuelta Abajo region. Off the nose: Beautiful aromas of sweet barnyard and hay, it smells like your typical Cuban cigar. On the palate:  There was a smooth …