487. Leaf by Oscar Connecticut Toro Aged 2014

Bought at Kind Cigars in 2014. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Honduras ConnecticutBinder: HondurasFiller: Honduras Size: 6x52, Toro. Wrapper: Nutty, smooth with small veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Sweet wheat biscuits. 1st third: Starts with a milk chocolate, hazelnut and medium roasted … Continue reading 487. Leaf by Oscar Connecticut Toro Aged 2014

481. Jas Sum Kral Tyrannical Buc Connecticut 48

Gifted by Riste Riatevski, owner of Jas Sum Kral. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Shade.Binder: Nicaraguan Jalapa.Filler: USA Pennsylvania & Nicaraguan Condega, Estelí. Size: 4x48, Short Robusto (Magnum). Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth feeling with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: … Continue reading 481. Jas Sum Kral Tyrannical Buc Connecticut 48

446. Rocky Patel 2006 San Andreas Toro

Gifted by Kolja Kukuk, Managing Director of Europe for Rocky Patel Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Mexican San AndrésBinder: Connecticut BroadleafFiller: Nicaragua Size: 6.5x52, Toro. Wrapper: Earthy, rough with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Manure and cedarwood. 1st third: Starts … Continue reading 446. Rocky Patel 2006 San Andreas Toro

423. Jas Sum Kral Tyrannical Buc Connecticut 50

Gifted by Riste Riatevski, owner of Jas Sum Kral. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Shade. Binder: Nicaraguan Jalapa. Filler: USA Pennsylvania & Nicaraguan Condega, Estelí. Size: 6.5x50, Toro (Dobles). Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly … Continue reading 423. Jas Sum Kral Tyrannical Buc Connecticut 50

419. Saga Solaz Churchill

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: 7x48, Churchill. Wrapper: Nutty, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even … Continue reading 419. Saga Solaz Churchill

406. Principle Aviator Series Grande Piramide

Gifted by Darren Cioffi owner of Principle Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Brazilian Cubra. Binder: Dominican Republic. Filler: Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Peru, USA Pennsylvania & Connecticut Broadleaf. Size: 7.5x60, Grande Piramide. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with small veins. Construction: Firm even feel … Continue reading 406. Principle Aviator Series Grande Piramide

387. E.P. Carrillo Elite Series New Wave Connecticut Brillantes Robusto

Gifted by Emmanuel Diaz, Marketing Coordinator for E.P. Carrillo Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut. Binder: Dominican Connecticut Broadleaf. Filler: Nicaraguan and Dominican. Made in the Dominican Republic. Size: 5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Light milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm … Continue reading 387. E.P. Carrillo Elite Series New Wave Connecticut Brillantes Robusto

381. Jas Sum Kral Tyrannical Buc Connecticut 40

Gifted by Riste Riatevski, owner of Jas Sum Kral. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut Shade. Binder: Nicaraguan Jalapa. Filler: USA Pennsylvania & Nicaraguan Condega, Estelí. Size: 5.5x40, Corona Extra (Generosos). Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth feeling with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly … Continue reading 381. Jas Sum Kral Tyrannical Buc Connecticut 40

327. Blanco Liga Exclusiva De Familia Connecticut Shade Salomon

Gifted by Srecko Pavicevic, owner of Global Cigar. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Connecticut Shade, U.S. Seed (Honduran) Binder: Nicaraguan. Filler: Nicaraguan. Blanco & Plasencia families manufacture Blanco Cigars at one of Plasencia’s five factories located in Estelí, Nicaragua. Size: 6x54, Salomones. Wrapper: Light almond, oily and silky … Continue reading 327. Blanco Liga Exclusiva De Familia Connecticut Shade Salomon

291. La Aurora Black Lion Connecticut Robusto

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Ecuador. Binder: Ecuador. Filler: Cibao Valley (Dominican Republic) and Nicaragua. Size: 5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Nutty shade and silky-smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Fairly firm and even when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light note of dried fruits and … Continue reading 291. La Aurora Black Lion Connecticut Robusto

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

263. La Galera Connecticut Tabaquero Presidente

From my own collection. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: La Galera Connecticut cigars are Jose "Jochy" Blanco's homage to the soul of the cigar factory: "la Galera" is the roller's room, the heart of the action. And it's Jochy's factory, Tabacalera Palma, that's been responsible for a slew of … Continue reading 263. La Galera Connecticut Tabaquero Presidente

253. Blanco Liga Exclusiva De Familia Connecticut Shade Robusto

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Blanco & Plasencia families manufacture Blanco Cigars at one of Plasencia’s five factories located in Estelí, Nicaragua. This factory is one of the most opulent and beautiful factories in all of Central America and is commonly referred to … Continue reading 253. Blanco Liga Exclusiva De Familia Connecticut Shade Robusto

210. San Jerónimo Connecticut Robusto

Gifted by Gaby Kafie, owner of Kafie 1901 Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth and oily with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light wood notes and hay. 1st third: Starts with a light wood and nutty after note. There's a light … Continue reading 210. San Jerónimo Connecticut Robusto

206. Kafie 1901 Connecticut Robusto

Gifted by Gaby Kafie, owner of Kafie 1901 Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Light nutty brown, oily and smooth feel with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts with a nutty medium roasted coffee note, followed by a light wood tone and a … Continue reading 206. Kafie 1901 Connecticut Robusto

178. J.C.Newman Brick House Connecticut Toro

Sponsored by J.C.Newman Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors during an gray cool autumn afternoon with 13°C. Wrapper: Cream light brown wrapper with a smooth feel and slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm but still a little giving feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light hay notes. 1st third: Starts with a nutty sweetness, pine … Continue reading 178. J.C.Newman Brick House Connecticut Toro

114. Hiram & Solomon Entered Apprentice Robusto

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Light beige brown wrapper, tiny veins with a smooth and oily feel. Construction: Firm but still giving feel. Cold draw: Light draw with a dried hay. 1st third: Starts of with a smooth and mild note of hazelnut spread. Very … Continue reading 114. Hiram & Solomon Entered Apprentice Robusto

90. J.C.Newman Brick House Connecticut Mighty Mighty

Sponsored by Brick House Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors during an rainy evening with 8°C. Wrapper: Light in color, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light draw, can't feel any particular flavors. 1st third: Creamy, buttery smooth sandalwood. Hints of hazelnuts and vanilla. Nice smooth beginning. 2nd third: Keeps … Continue reading 90. J.C.Newman Brick House Connecticut Mighty Mighty