526. Drew Estate Liga Privada No. 9 Robusto

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Connecticut BroadleafBinder: Brazilian Mata FinaFiller: Honduras & Nicaragua Size: 5x54, Robusto. Wrapper: Dark roasted coffee bean, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Earthy sweetness. 1st third: Starts … Continue reading 526. Drew Estate Liga Privada No. 9 Robusto

525. Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchill Gran Reserva Cosecha 2009

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: CubaBinder: CubaFiller: CubaNumbered black lacquered boîte nature box of 15 cigars, 5,000 boxes produced.Box code Feb 15. Size: 5.1x55, Robusto. Wrapper: Reddish milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold … Continue reading 525. Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchill Gran Reserva Cosecha 2009

524. Saga Solaz Gordo

Gifted by Jean-Michel Louis, Brand Ambassador and In-house Belgian at De Los Reyes Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian Shade Claro Connecticut.Binder: Dominican Blend.Filler: Dominican Criollo, Olor & Piloto Cubano. Size: 6x58, Toro Gordo. Wrapper: Nutty, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when … Continue reading 524. Saga Solaz Gordo

523. Davidoff Robusto Real 7 Especiales Limited Edition 2019

Store bought at Brobergs. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: EcuadorBinder: Dominican Republic OlorFiller: Dominican Republic Olor Seco, Piloto Seco, Piloto Viso, San Vicente Ligero & San Vicente Viso.Limited to 40.000 cigars in boxes of 10. Size: 5.5x48, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny … Continue reading 523. Davidoff Robusto Real 7 Especiales Limited Edition 2019

522. Dona Flor Piramide

Gifted by Dona Flor Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Brazilian Mata FinaBinder: Brazilian Mata FinaFiller: Brazilian Mata Fina & Mata Norte Size: 6.5x52, Piramide. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, rough with small veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light wood notes. 1st third: Starts … Continue reading 522. Dona Flor Piramide

521. Flor de Nicarágua Reserva Limitada Consul

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian ConnecticutBinder: Nicaraguan HabanoFiller: Nicaraguan HabanoLimited to 200.000 cigars.Tabacos Puros De Nicaragua. S.A. Size: 5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Reddish milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Fairly firm with a even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold … Continue reading 521. Flor de Nicarágua Reserva Limitada Consul

520. Perdomo 10th Anniversary Connecticut Robusto

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Nicaraguan ConnecticutBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5x54, Robusto. Wrapper: Nutty, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and cedarwood. 1st third: Starts with a toasted bread, newly ground coffee and … Continue reading 520. Perdomo 10th Anniversary Connecticut Robusto

519. Guantanamera Cristales

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: CubaBinder: CubaFiller: CubaThe cigar is pre-cut in the plastic tube it comes in. Size: 6x41, Corona. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and very rough, protruding veins. Construction: Fairly soft, a bit uneven when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Wet green … Continue reading 519. Guantanamera Cristales

518. Principes Claro Toro

Gifted by my boss at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian ConnecticutBinder: IndonesiaFiller: Dominican Republic (Cibao Valley) Size: 6x50, Toro. Wrapper: Nutty, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts with a … Continue reading 518. Principes Claro Toro

517. Perdomo Limited Cameroon Edition Petit Corona

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: CameroonBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 4.5x44, Petit Corona. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Caramel, pinewood and menta. 1st third: Starts with a toasted bread, walnuts … Continue reading 517. Perdomo Limited Cameroon Edition Petit Corona

516. Partagas Maduro No. 2

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: CubaBinder: CubaFiller: Cuba Size: 4.6x55, Petit Piramide. Wrapper: Oily coffee bean, oily and smooth with small veins. Construction: Fairly firm and even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Cedarwood and a light coffee note. 1st third: Starts … Continue reading 516. Partagas Maduro No. 2

515. Jas Sum Kral Toothpick 2.0 Maduro Robusto

Gifted by Riste Riatevski, owner of Jas Sum Kral. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San Andres MaduroBinder: IndonesiaFiller: Nicaragua (Jalapa, Esteli & Ometepe) Size: 5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Dark coffee bean, rough but still oily with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: … Continue reading 515. Jas Sum Kral Toothpick 2.0 Maduro Robusto

514. La Aurora 107 Nicaragua Robusto

Gifted by Cigar Journal. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: NicaraguaBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Dried fruits, cefarwood and cacao. 1st third: Starts with a cacao, cinnamon, ice … Continue reading 514. La Aurora 107 Nicaragua Robusto

513. Quorum Maduro Robusto

Gifted by Stefan Bastiaenssens, International Sales Director for J.C.Newman Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Sumatra SungrownBinder: Connecticut BroadleafFiller: NicaraguaFactory: J.C. Newman PENSA Size: 4.75x50, Robusto Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Form even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Earthy. 1st third: … Continue reading 513. Quorum Maduro Robusto

512. Quorum Classic Robusto

Gifted by Stefan Bastiaenssens, International Sales Director for J.C.Newman Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Sumatra SungrownBinder: NicaraguaFiller: NicaraguaFactory: J.C. Newman PENSA Size: 4.75x50, Robusto Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Earthy sweetness and oakwood. … Continue reading 512. Quorum Classic Robusto

511. Quorum Shade Robusto

Gifted by Stefan Bastiaenssens, International Sales Director for J.C.Newman Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut ShadeBinder: Sumatra SungrownFiller: NicaraguaFactory: J.C. Newman PENSA Size: 4.75x50, Robusto Wrapper: Nutty, oily and silky smooth with small veins. Construction: Soft but even when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and white … Continue reading 511. Quorum Shade Robusto

510. Flor de las Antillas Robusto

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Nicaragua Sun GrownBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5x54, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Medium soft but even feel when lightly squeezed. Soft boxpressed. Cold draw: White pepper, cedarwood and hay. 1st third: Starts with … Continue reading 510. Flor de las Antillas Robusto

509. Flor de las Antillas Toro

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Nicaragua Sun GrownBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 6.1x54, Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Medium soft but even feel when lightly squeezed. Soft boxpressed. Cold draw: White pepper, cedarwood and hay. 1st third: Starts with … Continue reading 509. Flor de las Antillas Toro

508. Drew Estate Tabak Especial Cafecita Negra

Gifted by Jonathan Drew President and Founder of Drew Estate. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf MaduroBinder: NicaraguaFiller: NicaraguaInfused with coffee essence from Nicaragua coffee (Jinotega & Matagalapa). Size: 4x32, Coronete (Exquisito) Wrapper: Coffee bean, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Soft but even feel when lightly … Continue reading 508. Drew Estate Tabak Especial Cafecita Negra

507. Drew Estate Tabak Especial Cafecita Dulce

Gifted by Jonathan Drew President and Founder of Drew Estate. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Nicaraguan Shade Grown ConnecticutBinder: NicaraguaFiller: NicaraguaInfused with coffee essence from Nicaragua coffee (Jinotega & Matagalapa). Size: 4x32, Coronete (Exquisito) Wrapper: Nutty, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Soft but even feel when lightly … Continue reading 507. Drew Estate Tabak Especial Cafecita Dulce

506. Debonaire Habano Toro

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian HabanoBinder: Dominican Republic San VicenteFiller: Nicaragua & Dominican Republic Piloto Cubano Size: 6x54, Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Dried fruits, hay and 70% dark … Continue reading 506. Debonaire Habano Toro

505. Debonaire Daybreak Sagita Connecticut Aged 2017

Gifted by Philip Zanghi III, owner of Debonaire Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian ConnecticutBinder: Dominican Republic San VincenteFiller: Nicaragua & Dominican Republic Piloto Cubano Size: 5.5x38, Sagita (Petit Lancero). Wrapper: Nutty, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Medium firm and even when lightly squeezed. Cold … Continue reading 505. Debonaire Daybreak Sagita Connecticut Aged 2017

504. Romeo y Julieta Maravillas 8 Year of the Rat 2020

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: CubaBinder: CubaFiller: CubaComes in luxury boîte nature boxes of 8 cigars, released for the Chinese Zodiac Year of the Rat. Size: 6.1x55, Maravillas (Robusto Extra). Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even … Continue reading 504. Romeo y Julieta Maravillas 8 Year of the Rat 2020

503. Montecristo Reserva Negra Corona Maduro Aged 2015

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San AndresBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua & Honduras Size: 5x44, Corona. Wrapper: Dark chocolate, oily and rough with small veins. Construction: Fairly firm with some softspots with and uneven feel.  Cold draw: Dried fruits and hay. 1st third: Start … Continue reading 503. Montecristo Reserva Negra Corona Maduro Aged 2015

502. Kauai Island Prince Laka Shade Grown Aged 2017

Gifted by Les Drent, owner of Kauai Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian Shade Grown ConnecticutBinder: Kauai Shade GrownFiller: Kauai Shade Grown Size: 42x5, Laka (Corona). Wrapper: Nutty, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Fairly firm when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light floral note. … Continue reading 502. Kauai Island Prince Laka Shade Grown Aged 2017

501. Tucan The Rumour Says Robusto Pre-release

Gifted by Johan Sandström owner of Tucan Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: UndisclosedBinder: UndisclosedFiller: UndisclosedFactory: Tabacos de Costa Rica Size: 5x56, Robusto. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light hay note. 1st third: … Continue reading 501. Tucan The Rumour Says Robusto Pre-release

500. CAO The Sopranos Edition Soldier Aged 2013

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Brazilian MaduroBinder: HondurasFiller: Nicaragua, Dominican Republic & ColombiaLimited production between 2005-2013. I choose this cigar to be my 500th review because when I was younger I was a big fan of the show The Sopranos. I told myself … Continue reading 500. CAO The Sopranos Edition Soldier Aged 2013

499. CAO Session Garage

Store bought at Brobergs. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: USA Connecticut BroadleafBinder: Dominican Republic Vega EspecialFiller: Dominican Republic Piloto Cubano & Nicaragua Esteli Size: 5.2x54, Robusto. Wrapper: Dark coffee bean, oily and smooth with clear protruding veins. Construction: Medium firm, but even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold … Continue reading 499. CAO Session Garage

498. CAO Brazilia Corcovado

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: BrazilBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 4.2x60, Short Robusto. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Dark chocolate. 1st third: Starts with a cacao, chestnuts, earthy sweetness and … Continue reading 498. CAO Brazilia Corcovado

497. CAO Nicaragua Tipitapa

Store bought at Brobergs. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Honduran Habano JamastranBinder: Honduran JamastranFiller: Nicaraguan Jalapa, Condega & Esteli Size: 4.9x50, Robusto Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oil and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts with a medium … Continue reading 497. CAO Nicaragua Tipitapa