265. Punch 48 LCDH/HS

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Tobacco from Cuba. Size: 5.5x48, Grand Corona. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth and oily but with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Spongy feel when lightly squeezed. It's very odd to find this in a Cuban. Cold draw: Strong taste of … Continue reading 265. Punch 48 LCDH/HS

245. Partagas Maduro No.1 Habanos Festival Exclusive

Gifted by William Kilander, President of the Swedish Cigar Federation. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Partagás Maduro No. 1, offers the smoker all the flavour and intensity of Partagás, with a very special wrapper , selected from the best leaves harvested from the top levels of the “ Shade … Continue reading 245. Partagas Maduro No.1 Habanos Festival Exclusive

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

236. Ramon Allones Petit Allones Edicion Regional Andorra 2013

Private collection. 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: Cedarwood. 1st third: Starts with a white pepper spice, chestnuts, earthy sweetness and coffee beans. 2nd third: Keeps the previous flavours. The burn: Burns steady … Continue reading 236. Ramon Allones Petit Allones Edicion Regional Andorra 2013

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

233. Por Larrañaga Secretos Edicion Regional España 2013

Private collection. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily but a little rough texture and tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Cedarwood and hay. 1st third: Starts with a dark espresso note, followed by 60% milk chocolate and some wood in the background. 2nd … Continue reading 233. Por Larrañaga Secretos Edicion Regional España 2013

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

228. Bolivar Soberano Edicion Limitada 2018

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm but still a little giving when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Cedarwood note. 1st third: Starts with a light tone of cedarwood, unsalted almonds and wheat biscuits. 2nd third: … Continue reading 228. Bolivar Soberano Edicion Limitada 2018

189. Romeo y Julieta Tacos Edicion Limitada 2018

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate and oily feel with a slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm but still a little giving when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light wood notes. 1st third: Starts with a milk chocolate smooth note, light wood and nutmeg … Continue reading 189. Romeo y Julieta Tacos Edicion Limitada 2018

170. Rafael Gonzalez Edicion Regionales Nordico Baltico North Star 2017

World Exclusive Pre-release Review Sponsored by Habanos Nordic. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light wood notes and nuttiness. 1st third: Starts with a oak wood heavy note, followed by salty peanuts and freshly … Continue reading 170. Rafael Gonzalez Edicion Regionales Nordico Baltico North Star 2017

169. Quai D’Orsay No.50

Gifted by my colleague Conny Ankargren, at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Light brown, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Medium firm with a good feel. Cold draw: Clear notes of sandalwood. 1st third: Starts with a smooth but still dry sandalwood note, a hazelnutiness with … Continue reading 169. Quai D’Orsay No.50

159. Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 2 Cosecha 2012

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light cedarwood notes. 1st third: Starts of with a whipped creamy note with a almondy finish. 2nd third: In the second part … Continue reading 159. Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 2 Cosecha 2012

158. H. Upmann Sir Winston Gran Reserva Cosecha 2011

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light pencil wood notes and a nutty hint in the background. 1st third: Starts of with a hazelnutiness and a dry pencil … Continue reading 158. H. Upmann Sir Winston Gran Reserva Cosecha 2011

157. Montecristo Linea 1935 Dumas

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm but still a giving feel. Cold draw: Hay and oak wood. 1st third: Starts of with a dark roasted coffee, clear dry oak wood notes and a hint of … Continue reading 157. Montecristo Linea 1935 Dumas

155. H. Upmann Connoisseur B LCDH

Store bought. Location: This review was made outdoors during an late evening with the sun going down. 18°C and a slight breeze. Wrapper: Milk chocolate with a orange glow, silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay and freshly ground coffee. 1st third: Starts of with a oak wood note … Continue reading 155. H. Upmann Connoisseur B LCDH

151. Montecristo Linea 1935 Leyenda

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily, silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: A little softer feeling but still a good feel overall. Cold draw: Cedarwood and milk chocolate. 1st third: Starts of with a dry cedarwood note and a creamy milk chocolate … Continue reading 151. Montecristo Linea 1935 Leyenda

138. Punch Regios de Punch Edicion Limitada 2017

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate wrapper, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm with a few spongy spots. Cold draw: Coffee cream and fresh hay. 1st third: Starts of with a dark roasted coffee and a touch of 85% dark chocolate bitterness … Continue reading 138. Punch Regios de Punch Edicion Limitada 2017

131. Hoyo de Monterrey Palmas Extra

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Lighter milk chocolate wrapper, smooth with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light nothingness. 1st third: Starts of with a creamy smooth mild note. 2nd third: Keeps a steady creamy flow through the second part. … Continue reading 131. Hoyo de Monterrey Palmas Extra

130. Por Larrañaga Petit Corona

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate brown, sandy feeling with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light hay notes. 1st third: Starts of with a floral note and it's quite mild. 2nd third: Keeps the same with a slight … Continue reading 130. Por Larrañaga Petit Corona

129. Montecristo No.4

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Dark chocolate brown, silky smooth with slightly protruding veins and a oily feel. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light draw not much flavour wise. 1st third: Starts of with a light dark chocolate note, a slight sweetness … Continue reading 129. Montecristo No.4

128. H. Upmann Majestic

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate brown, silky smooth with slightly protruding veins and a oily feel. Construction: A softer feel but with a good feel. Cold draw: Hay note. 1st third: Medium to darker roasted coffee, toasted bread and a slight … Continue reading 128. H. Upmann Majestic

116. Partagas Series D (Concept Corona)

Gifted by my colleague Conny. Made by one of the Master Rollers at the Partagas Factories. He's one of the Master Rollers for the new maduro line. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate brown wrapper, a little rough but not to extreme. Oily and still smooth feel. Construction: … Continue reading 116. Partagas Series D (Concept Corona)

102. Partagas No.1 Edicion Limitada 2017

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Dark chocolate, rough oily wrapper with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Fairly even feel, not to firm. Cold draw: Slightly sweet hay notes. 1st third: Smooth, oak wood notes with a touch of cane sugar and a medium roasted … Continue reading 102. Partagas No.1 Edicion Limitada 2017

101. H. Upmann Robusto Añejados

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel, with an unusual square boxpressed form. Cold draw: Nutty, cedarwood and dry hay. 1st third: Starts of smooth, when the smoke leaves the mouth it dries out … Continue reading 101. H. Upmann Robusto Añejados

98. Cohiba Talisman Limitada Edition 2017) (secret batch)

Gifted by William Kilander, President of the Swedish Cigar Federation. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay and a touch of oak wood. 1st third: Creamy hot chocolate, a touch of toasted cacao and coffee beans. … Continue reading 98. Cohiba Talisman Limitada Edition 2017) (secret batch)

34. H. Upmann Magnum 50 

Sponsored by Habanos Nordic. Wrapper is milk chocolate in colour with a medium oily wrapper. First taste: milk chocolate with cedarwood and a almond bitterness, but nothing to harsh. Very smooth and enjoyable. Medium voluminous smoke. The classic white-grayish ask. Classic Cuban smoke notes, the cedarwood gives the dry but fresh tones. Then the milk … Continue reading 34. H. Upmann Magnum 50