170. Rafael Gonzalez Edicion Regionales Nordico – Baltico North Star 2017 (Petit Robustos)

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 (Petit Robustos)

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

168. 1502 Cigars Ruby Torpedo Boxpressed

Gifted by Peter Gaudenzi, 1502 Cigars European Market Director. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Darker milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: A little spongy feel but still firmly packed. Cold draw: Hay and milk chocolate. 1st third: Starts with a nutty, oak wood note with … Continue reading 168. 1502 Cigars Ruby Torpedo Boxpressed

166. La Aurora Cigars ADN Dominicano Robusto

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily, rough texture with clear signs of the veins. Construction: Firm but still a giving feel. Cold draw: Hay and wood notes. 1st third: Starts with a spicy wood note, hint of dark roasted coffee but … Continue reading 166. La Aurora Cigars ADN Dominicano Robusto

165. La Ley Cigars 2015 Reserva Laguito

Bought at Sweet's & Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a airport smoking lounge. Wrapper: Darker milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm but still giving feel. Cold draw: Light hay notes. 1st third: Starts with a creamy smooth feeling of light wood and whipped cream. 2nd third: … Continue reading 165. La Ley Cigars 2015 Reserva Laguito

164. Tektor Cigars Corona 2016 Harvest

Bought at Tektor Cigars event last year. Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny late afternoon, whilst on holiday in the Algarve, Portugal. 27°C. Wrapper: Light brown, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light hay notes and a little caramel sweetness. 1st third: Starts with a light wood … Continue reading 164. Tektor Cigars Corona 2016 Harvest

163. Bespoke Cigars Basilica C No.3

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny and windy afternoon, by the ocean, whilst on holiday in the Algarve, Portugal. 27°C. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins and a shaggyfoot. Construction: Firm but still a little giving when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Cedarwood, … Continue reading 163. Bespoke Cigars Basilica C No.3

162. Bespoke Cigars Daughters of the Wind Piramide Insomnia

Gifted by Jeremy Casdagli, owner of Bespoke Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny late afternoon, whilst on holiday in the Algarve, Portugal. 27°C. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with slightly protruding veins. Construction: Firm but still a little giving when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light pencil wood, pine nuts … Continue reading 162. Bespoke Cigars Daughters of the Wind Piramide Insomnia

161. Bespoke Cigars Daughters of the Wind “Caramelito” Testblend

Gifted by Jeremy Casdagli, owner of Bespoke Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors, during sunset on my holiday in the Algarve, Portugal. 30°C. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm but still a little giving when lightly squeezed. Cold draw: Light hay notes, creamy caramel sweetness and a … Continue reading 161. Bespoke Cigars Daughters of the Wind “Caramelito” Testblend

160. Bespoke Cigars Traditional Line Cotton Tail

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made outdoors on a beach in Portugal, during an hot sunny day. 32°C. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins and a cotton/pig tail. Construction: Medium feeling, not firm and also not soft, but something in the middle. Cold draw: Hay, creaminess and wood. … Continue reading 160. Bespoke Cigars Traditional Line Cotton Tail

159. Hoyo de Monterey 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 Monterey 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

156. Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan Toro

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Barberpole wrapper so one is a light green candela and the other is a darker milk chocolate colour. Oily but with a little rough feel. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light and sweet taste. 1st third: Starts of with … Continue reading 156. Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan Toro

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

154. H. Upmann The Banker Annuity (USA)

Bought online. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Nutty notes. 1st third: Starts of with a creamy milk chocolate sweetness followed by a nutty hint. 2nd third: Keeps the same. The burn: Burns steady and sharp with … Continue reading 154. H. Upmann The Banker Annuity (USA)

153. Indian Motorcycle 1901 Premium Cigars Robusto Maduro

Gifted by Jared Ingrisano, Brand Manager of Drew Estate. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Almost black wrapper, oily rough feel. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts of with a dark chocolate note and a hint of oak wood. 2nd third: Keeps the same. The burn: … Continue reading 153. Indian Motorcycle 1901 Premium Cigars Robusto Maduro

152. Condega Cigars Serie S Robusto

Gifted by William Kilander, President of the Swedish Cigar Federation. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Darker milk chocolate, oily, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light hay notes and cedarwood. 1st third: Starts of with a light cedarwood note, with a cane sugar sweetness … Continue reading 152. Condega Cigars Serie S Robusto

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

150. Patoro Cigars Patoro XO Salomones VA

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light straw notes. 1st third: Starts of with a light spicy note, sandalwood and a touch of honey. 2nd third: A smooth sweetness like a toffee, … Continue reading 150. Patoro Cigars Patoro XO Salomones VA

149. Wismilak Premium Cigars Premium Seleccion Corona

Sponsored by Wismilak Premium Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light hay notes. 1st third: Starts of with a dark roasted coffee but with a creamy cappuccino feel, almost a touch of milk chocolate maybe 60%. … Continue reading 149. Wismilak Premium Cigars Premium Seleccion Corona

148. Blanco Cigars Nine Minuto (Petit Corona)

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: A darker milk chocolate 60%, oily smooth feel with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts of with a smooth wiener melange coffee note with a hint of pencil wood. 2nd third: Hint of salted … Continue reading 148. Blanco Cigars Nine Minuto (Petit Corona)

147. Rocky Patel Hamlet 25th Year Robusto

Gifted by Hamlet Paredes. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, rough but still smooth feeling and somewhat protruding veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Light draw, milk chocolate hint and hay. 1st third: Starts of with a creamy milk chocolate, white pepper and oak wood. 2nd third: … Continue reading 147. Rocky Patel Hamlet 25th Year Robusto

146. Blanco Cigars Liga Exclusiva de Família Robusto Maduro

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Almost black, rough with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts of with a medium roasted coffee, dark chocolate and salted caramel. 2nd third: Keeps the same. The burn: Burns quickly and sharp, with a … Continue reading 146. Blanco Cigars Liga Exclusiva de Família Robusto Maduro

145. Montecristo Pilotico Pepe Mendez Toro (USA)

Bought online. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay note. 1st third: Dark rich chocolate, cane sugar and oak wood. 2nd third: The flavours rounds out with a smooth nutty note. The burn: Burns steady and sharp … Continue reading 145. Montecristo Pilotico Pepe Mendez Toro (USA)

144. Blanco Cigars Primos Estate Selection Habano Criollo Rosado

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth and oily feel with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay and some spicy notes. 1st third: Starts of with a earthy note, a oak wood dry note and a medium roasted coffee note. 2nd … Continue reading 144. Blanco Cigars Primos Estate Selection Habano Criollo Rosado

143. Romeo y Julieta Medallas de Oro 1875 Reserve Churchill (USA)

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm but still a little soft spots. Cold draw: Hay. 1st third: Starts of with a sandalwood tone, some dryness and a slight peppery note. 2nd third: Keeps the flavours but smoothness … Continue reading 143. Romeo y Julieta Medallas de Oro 1875 Reserve Churchill (USA)

142. El Guajiro Trabucos (New Blend)

Sponsored by El Guajiro. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Brown greenish color of the wrapper, dry but still smooth feeling, tiny veuns. Construction: A little spongy feel but still giving. Cold draw: No flavor. 1st third: Starts of with a creamy cappuccino, a little hazelnutty. 2nd third: Gets a … Continue reading 142. El Guajiro Trabucos (New Blend)

141. Hiram & Solomon Cigars 300 Anniversary Limited Edition

Gifted by a friend. Location: This review was made outdoors, during an sunny day with 29°C. (32% humidity) Wrapper: Milk chocolate with silky smooth wrapper and with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel. Cold draw: Hay and a touch of milk chocolate. 1st third: Starts of with a creamy milk chocolate sweetness followed by a … Continue reading 141. Hiram & Solomon Cigars 300 Anniversary Limited Edition

140. Royal Danish Cigars Viking Platinum Lable Vintage Edition

Gifted by Jan Vistisen, owner of Royal Danish Cigars. Location: This review was made outdoors, during an 25°C evening. (57% humidity outside) Wrapper: Light brown or more a light orange shade, silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: A softer feel but with a good feel overall. Cold draw: Light cedarwood. 1st third: Starts of with … Continue reading 140. Royal Danish Cigars Viking Platinum Lable Vintage Edition