317. San Cristóbal de la Habana LCDH Muralla Aged 2011

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: San Cristóbal is a current post-Revolution brand, launched in late 1999. The range comprises light to medium-strength cigars, using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region in Cuba. Varnished Boîte Nature Box of 25 cigars. A 2006 release. Discontinued 2011. … Continue reading 317. San Cristóbal de la Habana LCDH Muralla Aged 2011

316. San Cristóbal de la Habana LCDH Mercaderes Aged 2011

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: San Cristóbal is a current post-Revolution brand, launched in late 1999. The range comprises light to medium-strength cigars, using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region in Cuba. Varnished Boîte Nature Box of 25 cigars. A 2006 release. Discontinued 2011. … Continue reading 316. San Cristóbal de la Habana LCDH Mercaderes Aged 2011

314. Romeo y Julieta Reserva Cosecha 2008 Churchill

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Romeo y Julieta is a current pre-Revolution brand, launched around the 1850s and was officially registered in 1873. The range comprises medium strength cigars, using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region in Cuba. Numbered Black lacquered Boîte Nature Box … Continue reading 314. Romeo y Julieta Reserva Cosecha 2008 Churchill

312. Trinidad LCDH La Trova 2017

Gifted by Luis Orlando Alvarez, Commercial Manager at Habanos Nordic. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Trinidad is a current brand, established post-Revolution in 1969, and was commercially launched in 1997. The range comprises medium strength cigars, using tobacco from the best areas of the premium Vuelta Abajo region in … Continue reading 312. Trinidad LCDH La Trova 2017

303. Ramon Allones Edición Regional Italia Short Perfectos 2014

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Ramón Allones is a current pre-revolution brand, established between 1837 and 1845. The range comprises full strength cigars, using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region in Cuba. Numbered Semi Boite Nature Box of 10 cigars (5,000 made). Size: 5x50, … Continue reading 303. Ramon Allones Edición Regional Italia Short Perfectos 2014

299. Juan Lopez Edición Regional Benelux Don Juan 2014

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Juan López is a current pre-revolution brand, established in the 1870s. The range comprises medium to full strength cigars using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region in Cuba. Numbered Slide Lid Box of 25 cigars (3,000 made). Size: 5.3x52, … Continue reading 299. Juan Lopez Edición Regional Benelux Don Juan 2014

294. The Circus Magician

Gifted by Benjamin George, owner of Puros.se. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Tobacco from Nicaragua. Size: 6x54, Toro. Wrapper: Nutty shade, oily and silky-smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Caramel frappuccino. 1st third: Starts with a hint of caramel, a cup of … Continue reading 294. The Circus Magician

288. El Viejo Continente Maduro Lancero

Gifted by Benjamin George, owner of Puros.se. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Tobacco from Nicaragua. Size: 7.5x36, Lancero. Wrapper: Dark chocolate, oily but with a rough feel with tiny veins. Construction: Medium firm feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Cacao, dried fruits and oak wood. 1st third: Starts of … Continue reading 288. El Viejo Continente Maduro Lancero

286. El Viejo Continente Connecticut Toro

Gifted by Benjamin George, owner of Puros.se. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Tobacco from Nicaragua. Size: 6x55, Toro. Wrapper: Light nutty shade, oily and silky-smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light wood note. 1st third: Starts with a sweet round tone of … Continue reading 286. El Viejo Continente Connecticut Toro

283. AVO Uvezian LE10 Limited Edition 2010

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Ecuadorian Sun-Grown Binder: Mexican Sumatra Seed Filler: Dominican – all Ligero Country of Origin: Dominican Republic Size: 5 1/2x55, Super Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky-smooth and with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light … Continue reading 283. AVO Uvezian LE10 Limited Edition 2010

281. Kauai Makaleha Waikiki

Gifted by Les Drent, owner of Kauai Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: This custom crafted cigar blend is named after the birth place of our tobacco farm that lies at the foot of Makaleha mountain in Hawaii. Containing tobacco from Kauai, this leaf is fermented for no less … Continue reading 281. Kauai Makaleha Waikiki

275. Ali Zakarias Al Tememe Pre-Release Petit Robusto

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Produced exclusively for Fiesta del Cigarro 2018 event at Hotell Havanna in Varberg, Sweden. Tobacco from Dominican Rep. Size: 4x50, Petit Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky-smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: … Continue reading 275. Ali Zakarias Al Tememe Pre-Release Petit Robusto

272. Flor de Selva No. 20 Lancero

From my own personal collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Released for the 20th Anniversary of Maya Selva Cigars. Limited to 20'000 cigars in boxes of 10 cigars each. Tobacco from Honduras, Habano Jamastran and Azacualpa Olancho. Size: 7x38, Lancero. Wrapper: Light nutty wrapper, oily and silky-smooth with tiny … Continue reading 272. Flor de Selva No. 20 Lancero

270. San Cristobal de la Habana Collección Habanos 2009 O’Reilly

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: In 2001 Habanos S.A. introduced the Habanos Collection Book Series. It consists of a layout of cigars presented in a special book-shaped humidor. Numbered Book-shaped Boîte Nature Box of 20 cigars (1,000 made). The ninth release of the Habanos Collection … Continue reading 270. San Cristobal de la Habana Collección Habanos 2009 O’Reilly

252. Viking Cigar Valhalla Valkyrje Epicure

Gifted by Håkon Aanonsen, Viking Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: The cigars are blended by Ernesto P. Carrillo and produced at Ernesto's factory Tabacalera La Alianza on the Dom Rep. Ernesto is a legend in the cigar industry and is considered one of the world's best cigar manufacturers … Continue reading 252. Viking Cigar Valhalla Valkyrje Epicure

250. CAO Amazon Basin Limited Edition 2016

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Amazon Basin uses a rare tobacco called Braganca that is organically grown on unspoiled tropical land and harvested only once every three years. The Braganca leaf is thoughtfully surrounded by tobaccos from five different countries, giving you a smoking experience … Continue reading 250. CAO Amazon Basin Limited Edition 2016

246. Flor de Selva El Año del Cerdo (Year of the Pig) Toro Limited Edition 2019

Store bought at Cigarrummet. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Produced by Maya Selva Cigars. As the name implies, the cigar is being made in honor of the upcoming Year of the Pig, the next year on the Chinese zodiac calendar. The cigar has a habano wrapper from Jamastran, Honduran. … Continue reading 246. Flor de Selva El Año del Cerdo (Year of the Pig) Toro Limited Edition 2019

244. Arturo Fuente Don Carlos Double Robusto

Gifted by Merja Juselius, owner of Cigarrummet. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: This special blend was crafted by Carlos Fuente Jr. to honor his father – the patriarch of the brand and the namesake of this medium-bodied masterpiece. Many consider the Don Carlos series to be one of the … Continue reading 244. Arturo Fuente Don Carlos Double Robusto

242. Ramon Allones Club Allones Edicion Limitada 2015

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Ramón Allones is one of the big names in the history of Habanos. Founded in 1837, it is also one of the oldest brands still in production. Cuban tobacco, from the Vuelta Abajo area. This cigar was a … Continue reading 242. Ramon Allones Club Allones Edicion Limitada 2015

241. Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo Río Seco

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Hoyo de Monterrey brand was born in the plantation of the same name in San Juan y Martínez * (P.A.O.), in the heart of the Vuelta Abajo * (P.A.O.) region. Hoyo de Monterrey is located on the fertile … Continue reading 241. Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo Río Seco

237. Punch Descobridores Edicion Regional Portugal 2011

Private collection. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth feel with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light cedarwood note. 1st third: Starts with a toasted bread and nutspread. 2nd third: Keeps the same toasted bread flavour now with a subtle hint … Continue reading 237. Punch Descobridores Edicion Regional Portugal 2011

235. La Flor de Cano Siboney Edicion Regional Canada 2014

Private collection. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth feel with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light cedarwood note. 1st third: Starts with a spicy cedarwood, like cinnamon and toasted bread together. 2nd third: Keeps the flavours overall, maybe a tad … Continue reading 235. La Flor de Cano Siboney Edicion Regional Canada 2014

234. Juan López Seleccion No.5 Edicion Regional Francia 2010

Private collection. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Sweetness. 1st third: Starts with a caramel sweetness and a smooth nutty cappuccino note. 2nd third: Keeps the smooth flavours from part one. The burn: Burns hasty … Continue reading 234. Juan López Seleccion No.5 Edicion Regional Francia 2010

232. Trinidad Robusto T Vintage 2010

Private collection aka can't remember where I bought it. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light wood notes. 1st third: Starts with a toasted bread and roasted chestnuts base. There's hints of citrus … Continue reading 232. Trinidad Robusto T Vintage 2010

231. Cuaba Diademas Vintage 2012

Store bought at Brobergs Tobakshandel. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light nutty note. 1st third: Starts with a creamy smooth nutty note, a hint of pine wood and toasted bread. 2nd third: … Continue reading 231. Cuaba Diademas Vintage 2012

229. Freyja 12 Churchill

Gifted by Emma Viktorsson owner of Freyja Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Darker milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light sweet note. 1st third: Starts with a creamy smooth note like a soft butter on toasted bread. … Continue reading 229. Freyja 12 Churchill

226. De Los Reyes Saga Short Tales Tomo V: L.A.V. (Laudamus Abundantia Veteres) We honour the richness of the time past (Panetelas)

Gifted by Jean-Michel Louis, Brand Ambassador and In-house Belgian at De Los Reyes Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Light brown, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Wood and something else I can't put my finger on. 1st third: Starts with a … Continue reading 226. De Los Reyes Saga Short Tales Tomo V: L.A.V. (Laudamus Abundantia Veteres) We honour the richness of the time past (Panetelas)

225. De Los Reyes Saga Short Tales Tomo IV: L.O.V. (Labor Omnia Vincit) Hard work Always Prevails (Figurado)

Gifted by Jean-Michel Louis, Brand Ambassador and In-house Belgian at De Los Reyes Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light cedarwood notes. 1st third: Starts with a smooth wood note, nutty and … Continue reading 225. De Los Reyes Saga Short Tales Tomo IV: L.O.V. (Labor Omnia Vincit) Hard work Always Prevails (Figurado)

224. De Los Reyes Saga Short Tales Tomo III L.I.V. (Labor Ipse Voluptas) The pleasure of the work itself

Gifted by Jean-Michel Louis, Brand Ambassador and In-house Belgian at De Los Reyes Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light wood notes. 1st third: Starts with a sweet note of dried fruits, … Continue reading 224. De Los Reyes Saga Short Tales Tomo III L.I.V. (Labor Ipse Voluptas) The pleasure of the work itself

221. La Aurora 115th Anniversary Limited Edition Belicoso

Gifted by Gustavo Velayos, Sale's and Marketing director of La Aurora Cigars. Info: 115 years have passed since Eduardo León Jimenes founded the oldest and most internationally renowned cigar factory in the Dominican Republic, maintaining the values of quality, dedication, effort and perfection that have characterized it since its founding. More info further down after … Continue reading 221. La Aurora 115th Anniversary Limited Edition Belicoso