546. Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Short Corona Gorda

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made outdoors on my balcony in Portugal, 29C, 42% humidity, sunny afternoon. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian HabanoBinder: HondurasFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5.25x46, Short Corona Gorda. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts with a coffee bean, … Continue reading 546. Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Short Corona Gorda

545. Kauai Wai’ale’ale Kapaa

Gifted by Les Drent, owner of Kauai Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors, 29C, 45% humidity, it's sunny and a little windy. Information:Wrapper: Sumatra EcuadorBinder: KauaiFiller: Kauai, Hawaii & USA Size: 4x50, Petit Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: 60% … Continue reading 545. Kauai Wai’ale’ale Kapaa

543. Lost & Found Holy Braille Toro by Chico Rivas

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: HVA HabanoBinder: Dominican RepublicFiller: Dominican RepublicLimited Edition. Size: 6x52, Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and light wood. 1st third: Starts with a note of toasted … Continue reading 543. Lost & Found Holy Braille Toro by Chico Rivas

534. Kauai Kū’ē Momona

Gifted by Les Drent, owner of Kauai Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian HabanoBinder: KauaiFiller: Kauai, Hawaii & USA Size: 5.75x50, Momona (Toro). Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Pinewood. 1st third: Starts with a nutmeg, … Continue reading 534. Kauai Kū’ē Momona

533. Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial Robusto

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Broadleaf MaduroBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5.2 x 50, Robusto. Wrapper: Coffee bean oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Barnyard and black pepper. 1st third: Starts with a … Continue reading 533. Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial Robusto

532. Drew Estate Pappy Van Winkle Tradition Robusto Gordo

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano OscuroBinder: Dominican RepublicFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5.5x54, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Barnyard. 1st third: Starts with a medium to dark … Continue reading 532. Drew Estate Pappy Van Winkle Tradition Robusto Gordo

531. Villa Zamorano Intenso

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Sumatran.Binder: Honduran.Filler: Honduras & Nicaragua. Size: 4x46, Short Corona. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily with small veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and wood. 1st third: Starts with a … Continue reading 531. Villa Zamorano Intenso

528. AVO Classic Cover Limited Edition 2015

Store bought at Brobergs. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuador 702Binder: Mexican San AndresFiller: Nicaraguan Ometepe, Dominican Republic Piloto Ligero, San Vicente Ligero, Hybrid Corojo/Olor Ligero & CriolloLimited to 3500 boxes of 16 cigars (56000 cigars). Size: 6x50, Toro. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with … Continue reading 528. AVO Classic Cover Limited Edition 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

496. CAO Pilón Corona

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian HabanoBinder: NicaraguaFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5.5x44, Corona Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Medium soft but even when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Pinewood and earthy sweetness. 1st third: Starts with earthy sweetness and … Continue reading 496. CAO Pilón Corona

494. Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteño Robusto Grande

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San AndrésBinder: HondurasFiller: Nicaragua Size: 5.5x54, Robusto Grande, Soft Boxpressed. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and light red pepper spice. 1st third: … Continue reading 494. Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Norteño Robusto Grande

491. La Preferida 452 Short Robusto

Gifted by Gajane Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuador Habano ColoradoBinder: MexicoFiller: Nicaragua & Honduras Size: 4x52, Short Robusto. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light wood note. 1st third: Starts with a … Continue reading 491. La Preferida 452 Short Robusto

489. Leaf by Oscar Maduro Toro Aged 2014

Bought at Kind Cigars in 2014. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Nicaraguan Jalapa MaduroBinder: HondurasFiller: Honduras Size: 6x52, Toro. Wrapper: Dark chocolate, rough with small veins. Construction: Fairly firm and even when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Earthy and sweet. 1st third: Starts with a rich 70% dark … Continue reading 489. Leaf by Oscar Maduro Toro Aged 2014