Cigar Acronyms

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  1. Cigar Cowboy

    Cigar Cowboy BoY...in Hell!!!

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    Found this...Added a bunch and thought it might be helpful for some folks.

    Cigar Related Terms
    B&M = Brick and Mortar – physical store to purchase tobacco in
    BOMB = unsolicited gift (short answer)
    BOTL = Brother of the Leaf
    CA = Cigar Aficionado
    Cab = Cabinet...wooden sliding top box containing 50 sticks...
    CC = Cuban Cigars (not to be confused with CC = Cigar Cowboy :ccowboy:)
    CONUS = Continetal United States
    Dog Rocket= A really terrible cigar.
    Dry box = Putting cigars you intend to smoke in the near future in a box (typically a desktop humidor) to lower their RH (dry them out a bit). Some here prefer to smoke many Cuban cigars at a lower RH than they typically store them at. You can do it randomly, relying on the lower ambient RH in your room or as I do with 60% RH beads in the humidor.
    Herf = A gathering of people enjoying cigars and the company of each other
    HTF = Hard To Find
    ISO = In Search Of
    ISOM = Island South of Miami (i.e. Cuba)
    “Newb”, “Newbie”- relatively new to cigar smoking
    NC = Non Cuban
    OR = Original Release
    ROTT = Right Off The Truck
    SBN - Semi Boite Nature, a wooden box with a flat, hinged lid and a clasp
    SOTL = Sister of the Leaf
    TR = Trader Rating
    WTB = Want To Buy
    WTS = Want To Sell
    WTT = Want To Trade


    Cigars
    898UV = 898 Unvarnished
    898V = 898 Varnished
    AF - Arturo Fuente
    AFSS - Arturo Fuente Short Story
    AVSG=Ashton Virgin Sun Grown
    BBF= Bolivar Belicos Finos
    BBMF - (Special Release Opus) Big Bad Mother F&^%#$
    BCG = Bolivar Coronas Gigantes
    BCJ = Bolivar Corona Jr.
    Beli = Belicoso
    Boli = Bolivar
    BRC= Bolivar Royal Corona
    BTL = Hemingway Between The Lines
    CE = Corona Extra
    CF = Cigar Family
    CG = Corona Gorda
    Cohibo = Fake Cohiba
    Connie - Consuerga
    COR = Cohiba Robusto
    CS = Conneticut Shade Wrapper or Choix Supreme (ERDM)
    DC= Double Corona
    DP = Davidoff Dom Perignon
    DPG = Don Pepin Garcia
    DR = Dominican Republic
    EL = Edition Limitada
    EPI 1 = Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No 1
    EPI 2 = Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No 2
    Epi#1 = HdM Epicure No. 1
    Epi#2 = HdM Epicure No. 2
    ERDM = El Rey Del Mundo
    ESG - The Superior Sun Grown
    Fauxhiba = Fake Cohiba
    FFOX = Fuente Fuente Opus X
    HB = Davidoff Haut Brione
    HC = Havana Club Cuban Rum
    HdM = Hoyo de Monterrey
    - HdM DC = Hoyo de Monterrey Double Corona
    - HdM Epi#1 = Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 1
    - HdM Epi#2 = Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 2
    Hemi SS= Hemingway short story
    HU = H. Upmann
    HU2 = H Upmann #2
    HUSW = H Uppman Sir Winston
    JdN = Joya de nicaragua
    JL = Juan Lopez
    JL1 = Juan Lopez Seleccion No 1
    JL2 = Juan Lopez Seleccion No 2
    La Ricky = La Riqueza
    LBMF - (Special Release Opus) Lil' Bad Mother F&^*er
    LCDH = La Casa del Habano
    LFD = La Flor Dominicana
    LGC = La Gloria Cubana
    LGCT= La Gloria Cubana Tainos
    LGC7 - La Gloria Cubana Series 7
    LGT= La Gloria Cubana Tainos
    Luci = Partagas Lusitania
    Mad, Maddie = Maduro
    Mag46 = H. Upmann Magnum 46
    MC = Montecristo
    -MC#1 = Montecristo No. 1
    -MC#2 = Montecristo No. 2
    -MC#3 = Montecristo No. 3, etc.
    MCA = Montecristo A
    Monte = Montecristo
    - Monte#1 = Montecristo No. 1
    - Monte#2 = Montecristo No. 2
    - Monte#5 = Montecristo No. 5, etc.
    Nat = Natural
    Nattie = natural (cameroon, Conneticut Shade, etc.)
    NC = Non-Cuban
    OSG=Original Sun Grown
    PAM = Padron Anniversario Maduro
    PAN = Padron Anniversario Natural
    PBP = Punch Black Prince
    PC = Petit Corona
    PDR = Pinar Del Rio
    PERF X = FFOX Perfexcion X
    PLPC = Por Larranaga Petit Corona
    P P = Punch Punch
    PSD4 = Partagas Series D No.4
    RA = Ramon Allones
    RAG = Ramon Allones Gigantes
    RAPC = Rampn Allones Petit Corona
    RASCC = Ramon Allones Small Club Corona
    RASS = Ramon Allones Specially Selected
    RG = Rafael Gonzalez
    RP - Rocky Patel
    RS = Royal Selection
    RyJ = Romeo y Julieta
    RyJ CF = Romeo y Julieta Celestiales Finos
    RyJ EX4 = Romeo y Julieta Exhition No 4
    RyJ POW = Romeo y Julieta Prince of Wales
    SC = San Cristobal de La Habana
    Shark = Arturo Fuente Anejo #77
    Sig I, II, III, etc = Cohiba Siglo sizes
    SLB = Slide Lid Box
    SLR = Saint Louis Rey
    SP = Sancho Panza
    SPB= Sancho Panza Belicosos
    SPBeli = Sancho Panza Belicoso
    SS = Super Selection
    T-Rex = Tatuaje Barclay Rex 100th (also called a B-Rex)
    Tat = Tatuaje
    TPC = Tres Petit Corona
    Trini = Trinidad
    UTS = Hemingway Untold Story
    VR = Vega Robaina
    VRDA = Vegas Robaina Don Alejandros
    VRDA= Vegas Robaina Don Alejandro
    VRU= Vegas Robaina Unicos
    VSG = Ashton Virgin Sun Grown
    WOA = Hemingway Work of Art
    WOAM = Work of Art Maduro
    WOAN - Work of Art Natural
    xXx = Opus X^3 (Power Ranger)
     
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  2. r3db4r0n

    r3db4r0n BoM Jan '11

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    Good resource to have!
     
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    costacoug

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    It's like the rosetta stone for cigar smokers
     
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    will we be tested on this material?
     
  5. jjon90

    jjon90 CRA Member

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    Great post and info!:yes:
     
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    smokemifugotem BoM July '10

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    great post! we had one...but it is a little out of date so this rocks! thank you! and lol that the punch punch got stars! that filter catches it everytime;)
     
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    Great list. Still some stuff missing though: "CONUS" & "DC#"
     
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    Some that came to mind that may not be obvious to some:

    LFD = La Flor Dominicana
    DPG = Don Pepin Garcia
    ISOM = Island South of Miami (Cuba)
     
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    danthebugman BoM Nov '10

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    Cool, the cigar abbreviations are definitely helpful :grin: :thumbsup:.

    Dan
     
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    Very informative, thanks!
     
  11. Docbp87

    Docbp87 Smoke Into Oblivion

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    Definitely a complete list haha
     
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    Reeve11 crookedburn

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    One I use and hear a lot

    La Ricky = La Riqueza
     
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    I could have really used this when i first joined.....This should be stickied for all the Newbs

    Great job on this.
     
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    It is a list of initialisms

    ESG - The Superior Sun Grown
     
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    Almost as many as the military.:grin:

    Thanks, very good info.
     
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    Good list. Missing Hemi SS= Hemingway short story. Never seen the acronym afss. Also missing parti short. Needs acronyms for viaje and illusione to be added.
     
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    ciggy "TommyBoy"

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    Ditto!! I like it!! Very nice reference and handy. Thank you!! E (Eric) make this a sticky!!!!!!!:thumbsup:
     
  18. Cigar Cowboy

    Cigar Cowboy BoY...in Hell!!!

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    I edited in the changes. Thanks!!!! And keep'em coming
     
  19. Cigar Cowboy

    Cigar Cowboy BoY...in Hell!!!

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    Bump for the Newbies
     
  20. Cigar Cowboy

    Cigar Cowboy BoY...in Hell!!!

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    What does TR stand for?
     

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