Monthly Archives: December 2011

HOW TO SELECT A NEW PIPE

Selecting a pipe is a very personal thing, almost as personal as buying a car. The shape, size, color, and finish say something about you, your tastes, interests, and even your moods. Hold It! When shopping for a pipe, take … Continue reading

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Welcome Humo Jaguar, 100-percent Honduran Cigar

The award-winning Humo Jaguar, a 100-percent Honduran cigar, is the newest addition to Rockford Tinderbox/Vino100’s selection of fine cigars. The Humo Jaguar, handmade by Nestor Plasencia, won first place this year at the annual Humo Jaguar Festival, held in Copan, … Continue reading

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Oliva Serie V – Torpedo 6 X 56

Torpedo 6 X 56 Wrapper: Habano Sungrown Binder: Nicaraguan Filler: Jalapa Valley Ligeros Background: Oliva Serie V is a high rated, proven powerhouse. It has earned 92 and 94 ratings by Cigar Aficianado in 2007 and 2008 as well as two top … Continue reading

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How to Smoke A Pipe

This Post will give both new and experienced pipe smokers how to get full enjoyment out of their Pipe. HOW TO LOAD YOUR NEW PIPE Step 1: Gravity feed tobacco by sprinkling it into the bowl. Level off excess with … Continue reading

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Louis Glunz Vin Rouge

Louis Glunz Vin Rouge This is a blend of traditional grape varieties of the Bordeaux District of France, producing a “soft Style” red table wine. There is a delicate aroma of cherries and herbs with a light spiciness of flavor … Continue reading

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2009 DECERO Malbec, Argentina- December Wine Club Wine

2009 DECERO Malbec The core intensity of red fruit flavors and pure violet aromas remain the signature of Malbec from Decero’s Remolinos vineyard. Exquisitely balanced by freshness of acidity and an elegantintegration of oak adds complexity to the rich, velvety … Continue reading

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2009 BECKMEN Cuvee le Bec Red-December Wine Club Wine

2009 BECKMEN Cuvee le Bec Red 90 Points Wine Spectator– A real mouthful that packs in ripe, potent, powerful dark berry, spice, loamy earth and black licorice notes. Firm, chunky and rustic, yet charming, ending with a long, chewy finish. … Continue reading

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2009 BECKMEN Cuvee le Bec Blanc- December Wine Club Wine

2009 BECKMEN Cuvee le Bec Blanc This blend of Roussanne, Marsanne and Grenache Blanc displays lovely aromas of green apple, peach, pear, beeswax and minerality. Juicy pear flavors continue on the palate, underscored by layers of honeycomb and white pepper. … Continue reading

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Subtlety Makes Tinder Box Reserve 1928 Pipe Tobacco Stand Out

The subtlety of Tinder Box’s Reserve 1928 tinned pipe tobacco makes it really stand out. It has three great things going for it, a natural sweetness, a fantastic aroma, and no aftertaste. It is the first tinned tobacco that Tinder … Continue reading

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