The Dutch Pharmacy Cigar Night

15 May

If the pharmacy cigar evening falls on a Friday  night we get many friends over to celebrate and share with us. This time we had Jan and Thomas from the Netherlands over and it was a blast. They arrived early enough at noon so we had a long and good lunch at Cafe Fritz ( Read more…

Tattoos And Cigars

6 May

Back to Saarbrücken again. Not just for cigars this time but to refresh and re-do my old Stones tattoo that I wear on my right ankle. It’s 40 years old and has lost almost all its colour. Faded away literally. I had it done as I like Rock & Roll and the Stones, but mostly Read more…

Another Good Roller – Another Good Day at Salih’s

2 May

Oh, the joys of being retired, having time and having a good roller nearby. Sr Eduardo Pulido from the Partagas factory in Havana is on a tour in Germany and was rolling Robustos today at Salih Dalay in Saabrücken. So another quick, fast and furious drive down towards France, this time at 190 km/h on Read more…

Fragen An MRN – Questions For MRN ?

28 Apr

Ich möchte auf ein interessantes Thema auf dem Montehiba Blog meines Freundes Robert aufmerksam machen wo es möglich ist Fragen an Min Ron Nee zu richten. I’d like to point out to an interesting Thread on my friend’s Robert Montehiba’s blog where you can send in questions to Min Ron Nee. Nino Wow ich kann Read more…

ANS – The Pharmacy Cigar Ritual Every 13 Days

4 Apr

I have stopped posting about this “natural” and ritual cigar evening session at the local village pharmacy every 13 days. It is repetitive …. in a good way 🙂 What can I say – it’s 500 yards from me, I attend it and it is always the same …  Good friends, good cigars, good drinks Read more…

Cologne – Majestic Cohiba Majestuoso And Medio Siglo

25 Mar

Frank and I met again halfway in Cologne at Peter Heinrich’s to smoke some cigars that we didn’t have the time to smoke in Havana … crazy as it sounds. We had received an unbanded Cohiba Majestuoso as well as a banded Cohiba Medio Siglo, the new releases at the Festival and we wanted to Read more…

Cuba 2016 – JJ Fox Event At La Guarida

24 Mar

The only “official” event besides the Partagas Cocktail reception that we attended during the Festival and a crowning farewell party to our week in Havana. So great to meet good friends there in an informal gathering and an excellent atmosphere at the rooftop terrace of this famed Paladar. Truly stellar custom rolled cigars passed by Read more…