My Journey With: Maya Selva

My Journey with Maya Selva Cigars, started back in 2014 when the cigar shop (Mellgrens Fine Tobacco) that I worked at introduced the three brands in their portfolio. Cumpay, Flor de Selva & Villa Zamorano. Maya Selva started in the industry back in 1995 and have their roots in Honduras where they have their main … Continue reading My Journey With: Maya Selva

681. Cumpay Puro Nicaragua Lancero

Gifted by Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors during a hot evening with 28C, 65% humidity in the air and 3 m/s wind. Information:Wrapper: Nicaragua JalapaBinder: Nicaragua EstelíFiller: NicaraguaOrigin: Nicaragua Factory: Tabacos SegoviaBox: Sold in 20 count boxes.Release: 2022Availability: Regular Production Size: 7x38, Lancero. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins. Construction: … Continue reading 681. Cumpay Puro Nicaragua Lancero

679. Flor de Selva Año del Tigre Edición Limitada 2022 (Year of the Tiger)

Bought from Cigarrummet.Location: This review was made outdoors during a early evening with 25C, 54% humidity in the air and 2 m/s wind.Information:Wrapper: Honduras JamastranBinder: Honduras Azacualpa ValleyFiller: Honduras Origin: Honduras Factory: Tabacos de OrienteBox: Sold in 10 count boxes. Release: 2021Availability: Limited Edition Size: 6x52, Toro.Wrapper: Light milk chocolate/nutty, smooth with tiny veins.Construction: Firm … Continue reading 679. Flor de Selva Año del Tigre Edición Limitada 2022 (Year of the Tiger)

595. Flor de Selva Year of The Ox 2021

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars.Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Honduran JamastránBinder: Nicaraguan Jalapa Filler: HondurasLimited to 250 boxes of 10 cigars (2500 cigars). Size: 6x56, Toro. Wrapper: Dark roasted oily coffee beans, oily and smooth feeling with tiny veins. Construction: Fairly firm and … Continue reading 595. Flor de Selva Year of The Ox 2021

531. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection 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 Classic Collection Intenso

476. Villa Zamorano Reserva Collection Robusto

Bought at Cigarrummet. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Honduran Habana JamastránBinder: HondurasFiller: Honduras Size: 5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Cedarwood and cacao. 1st third: Starts with a milk chocolate, hazelnut, caramel … Continue reading 476. Villa Zamorano Reserva Collection Robusto

435. Villa Zamorano Reserva Collection Expreso

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduran Habana Jamastrán Binder: Honduras Filler: Honduras Size: 3.5x52, Short Robusto. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oliy and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Sandalwood and … Continue reading 435. Villa Zamorano Reserva Collection Expreso

432. Villa Zamorano Reserva Collection No. 15

Store bought at Cigarrummet. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information:Wrapper: Honduran Habana JamastránBinder: HondurasFiller: Honduras Size: 5.5x54, Torpedo. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oliy and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Sandalwood, cacao and floral notes. 1st third: Starts with a cappuccino … Continue reading 432. Villa Zamorano Reserva Collection No. 15

427. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Siesta

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduras Binder: Honduras Filler: Honduras Size: 4.2x40, Petit Corona. Wrapper: Light milk chocolate or hazelnut, oily and smooth with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light … Continue reading 427. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Siesta

414. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection Soberano

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: 6x60, Toro Gordo. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with small veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and almonds. … Continue reading 414. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection Soberano

412. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Egoísta

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Connecticut Binder: Honduran Jamastrán, La Musica Filler: Honduran Azacualpa Size: 3.5x56, Short Robusto. Wrapper: Light milk chocolate or hazelnut, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. … Continue reading 412. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Egoísta

404. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Tempo

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduras. Binder: Honduras. Filler: Honduras. Size: 6x60, Grand Toro. Wrapper: Light milk chocolate or hazelnut, oily and smooth with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light … Continue reading 404. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Tempo

402. Flor de Selva Colección Aniversario Nº20 Petit-Corona

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduran. Binder: Honduran. Filler: Honduran. A special blend from the 20th Anniversary of Maya Selva Cigars. Size: 5.5x42, Petit Corona. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm … Continue reading 402. Flor de Selva Colección Aniversario Nº20 Petit-Corona

399. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Robusto

Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduran. Binder: Honduran. Filler: Honduran. Size: 4.5x50, Robusto. Wrapper: Light milk chocolate or hazelnut, oily and smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light cedarwood notes … Continue reading 399. Flor de Selva Classic Collection Robusto

371. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection No. 15

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduran. Binder: Honduran. Filler: Honduran. Made in Honduras by Maya Selva Cigars. Size: 5.5x54, Torpedo. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with mostly tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay and … Continue reading 371. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection No. 15

369. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection El Gordo

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduran. Binder: Honduran. Filler: Honduran. Made in Honduras by Maya Selva Cigars. Size: 5x56, Robusto Gordo. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with mostly tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Hay … Continue reading 369. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection El Gordo

368. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection Expreso

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco's cigar lounge. Information: Wrapper: Honduran. Binder: Honduran. Filler: Honduran. Made in Honduras by Maya Selva Cigars. Size: 3.5x52, Short Robusto. Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with mostly tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Earthy … Continue reading 368. Villa Zamorano Classic Collection Expreso

272. Flor de Selva No. 20 Lancero Limited Edition 2015

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 Limited Edition 2015

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

182. Cumpay Puro Nicaragua Robusto

Gifted by Maya Selva Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors during an sunny and windy afternoon, with 12°C. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Milk chocolate, light wood and hay. 1st third: Starts with a nutty, creamy wiener melange coffee note. There is also a note … Continue reading 182. Cumpay Puro Nicaragua Robusto