Episode 227

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This week we interview Greg Williams and Jennylynn Hunter from Vintage Cigar Lounge, in our Stogie Geek Segment we remember Avo Uvezian. In the stogies of the week, we'll cover all of the cigars we've been smoking lately, well, most of them anyhow and so much more coming up next on The Stogie Geeks show!

Stogie Of The Week: Avo XO and Avo Classic

Avo XO:

Blend Profile

The Avo XO Presto features Dominican tobaccos wrapped by a beautiful Ecuadorian-grown wrapper.

Wrapper: Ecuadorian grown Connecticut Seed Binder: Dominican Filler: Dominican

Vitolas Available

There are currently seven vitolas available. The names have ties to the music industry, which is where brand leader Avo Uvezian has ties to.

Presto: 3 3/4 x 43

Allegro: 4 1/2 x 34

Notturno: 5 x 42 (Tube also available)

Serenata: 5 3/4 x 38

Preludio: 6 x 40 (Tube also available)

Intermezzo: 5 1/2 x 50 (Tube also available)

Maestoso: 7 x 48 (Tube also available)


Avo Classic:

Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Seed

Binder: Dominican

Filler Dominican

Country of Origin: Dominican Republic

No.2: 6 x 50

Price: ~$9.70

Show Video: Episode 205


Stogie Geeks Rating: 4-Box Worthy

Interview: Greg Williams and JennyLynn Hunter from Vintage Cigar Lounge- 2:00-3:00pm

Greg Williams[1]
Jenny Lynn Hunter[2]

Stogie Geek Segment: Remembering Avo Uvezian

A collection of articles published on Avo's passing:

  1. http://halfwheel.com/avo-uvezian-dies-91/144816
  2. http://www.cigaraficionado.com/webfeatures/show/id/avo-uvezian-91-dies-19311
  3. http://thecigarauthority.com/davidoff-issues-statement-avo-uvezian-passing/ and http://thecigarauthority.com/memoriam-avo-uvezian-1926-2017/
  4. http://cigar-coop.com/2017/03/cigar-news-avo-uvezian-passes-away-at-91.html
  5. http://www.mensjournal.com/entertainment/articles/sinatra-songwriter-and-cigar-legend-avo-uvezian-dead-at-91-w473665

Stogie Geeks coverage of Avo cigars:


Stogies Of The Week


Joe Hollywood

  1. http://halfwheel.com/la-mission-du-latelier-1959/94305
  2. http://cigar-coop.com/2016/05/cigar-news-kristoff-habano-released.html
  3. http://halfwheel.com/viaje-skull-and-bones-daisy-cutter
  4. http://thecigarauthority.com/big-papi-david-ortiz-cigar-review/
  5. http://thecigarauthority.com/jaime-garcia-reserva-especial-cigar-review/

Joe D (Rainman)