On The Seventeenth of January in 1920 almost but not quite 100 years ago the Volstead act was and created prohibition. On said date president Woodrow Wilson's veto on the "Volstead Act" otherwise known as the National Prohibition Act, was overiden by Congress. Named after Judiciary Chairman Andrew Volstead from Minnesota. The act banned all... Continue Reading →
Its was another great nite in the lounge Saturday nite. Once again jazz music and a great Whisky and Cigar pairing. Tomatin 12 Single Malt Highland Scotch Today's whisky of choice is Tomatin 12 Scotch. It is a single malt from the highlands of Scotland. This 43%, 12 year old beauty is casked in ex... Continue Reading →
The men of Sherwood Hollow have a blind tasting. Another night of jazz music, whiskey and pipe smoking. try and guess what was our favorite?
Matthew has been an icon and figure head on television for over 20 years. King of cool and manly charm. Now Master distiller, Eddie Russel's 2 year collaboration with the actor combines the classic Kentucky Bourbon with a smoky mesquite twist. The mash up of critically acclaimed actor with Texas roots alongside the lawrenceburg whiskey... Continue Reading →
Welcome to On The Money Magazine. Your source for ratings reviews photography and articles on food and drink, cigars and much more. This issue, we start with the ever so popular..... High up on the butte outside of town there is an encampment of wild eyed bandidos. The Sosa gang is planning a raid on... Continue Reading →
Put the aromatics away and step up to the plate. Today's tobacco review is Perterson's Irish Flake. Being a fan of strong tobaccos, this Irish blend from Scandinavian Tobacco Group is a blend of Burley, Kentucky and Virginia. Don't expect vanilla or bourbon or any toppings on this flake style tobacco. Just expect to smoke... Continue Reading →
Today's review is the Oliva Baptiste. Double Toro - (6 X 60) - MSRP: $6.15 This full bodied cigar is soley exclusive to Famous Smoke Cigar Shop. You can find it on thier website. The Baptiste, boasts an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper that is rolled around Nicaraguan long fillers. Having great smoke output, you will find... Continue Reading →
In Honduras there is a cigar company that is well known for producing fantastic, full bodied cigars. After a recent overhaul and re blend Camacho Cigars are packing that same great full bodied flavor into a newly re-designed brand This cigar is thier Connecticut Toro. It is a smooth, mild to medium cigar that delivers... Continue Reading →