Partagas 150

VegasFrankVegasFrank North Town, VegasPosts: 2,340 ✭✭✭✭✭
I spied one today at the B&M for about a hundred bucks...came home and looked them up online and found that it isn't really a misprint.  

So it has some magical Cameroon wrapper from the 90s on it aged between virgin thighs or somerhing...got it.  

My real questions are whether anyone here has smoked one (I'm sure yes), whether it was worth it, and wouldn't 25+ year old tobacco be past it's it's  by now, even if stored correctly?
Any of you guys call ME Francis, and I'll kill ya.

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  • 0patience0patience Oregon CoastPosts: 8,941 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I have some.
    They are going for about $65-80 online.
    To be honest, they become a bit one dimensional and while they are worth smoking, if you aren't getting them to collect or have for rare occasions or they are on your unicorn list, probably not worth the cost.

    Realistically, the Royal Danish Swarovski is a much better purchase. 
    There is no crisis that a good cigar can't cure.
    In Fumo Pax
    Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy cigars and that's close enough.

    Wylaff said:
    Atmospheric pressure and crap.
  • VegasFrankVegasFrank North Town, VegasPosts: 2,340 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Thanks Tony! Very insightful. Were they really that good back in their prime?
    Any of you guys call ME Francis, and I'll kill ya.
  • 0patience0patience Oregon CoastPosts: 8,941 ✭✭✭✭✭
    They were fantastic. 
    At the time they were released , they were about $15 each. 
    Over time, they became harder to find and considerably more money.
    Now, they are extremely difficult to find.

    A while ago, I was lucky to get a couple on the evil bid site for $25 each.
    I have no idea why they had them, but I took the opportunity to purchase them.
    There is no crisis that a good cigar can't cure.
    In Fumo Pax
    Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy cigars and that's close enough.

    Wylaff said:
    Atmospheric pressure and crap.
  • EchambersEchambers B'Ham Posts: 4,176 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I smoked a few. They were great but I didn't pay anywhere close to $100...
    -- "There's something that doesn't make sense. Let's go poke it with a stick."
  • danielzreyesdanielzreyes Posts: 8,684 ✭✭✭✭✭
    160 was better
    "It's plume, bro. Nothing to worry about. Got any Opus?" The suppose to be DZR
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