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

240. Bespoke Club Mareva Gold Limited Edition 2015

Gifted by Merja Juselius, owner of Cigarrummet. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: In 2014 to celebrate the partnership with Cigar Club Mareva, home of the Cigar Smoking World Championship, Bespoke cigars launched the Club Mareva Line. Many different versions have been made for this Club Mareva, the first one … Continue reading 240. Bespoke Club Mareva Gold Limited Edition 2015

239. Bentley Tobacco Churchill

Store bought at Cigarrummet. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: Bentley Tobacco is a German brand that mainly focuses on pipe tobacco, but has a cigar line of 3 sizes, corona, robusto and churchill. The cigar is made with tobacco from Jalapa Valley in Nicaragua. They also make a rum … Continue reading 239. Bentley Tobacco Churchill

238. La Aurora 107 Zeppelin

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge. Information: La Aurora 107 Series is a celebration of their 107 years (2010) of producing cigars. This cigar has a wrapper from Sumatra Sun Grown (Ecuador), binder from Valle del Cibao (Dominican Rep) and a filler from Valle del … Continue reading 238. La Aurora 107 Zeppelin

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

230. Leonel Cigars White Robusto

Sponsored by Global Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Light milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Light hay note. 1st third: Starts with a smooth creamy hazelnut note, some hints of wood and milk chocolate. 2nd third: Keeps … Continue reading 230. Leonel Cigars White Robusto

229. Freyja Cigars 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 Cigars 12 Churchill

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

227. Jas Sum Kral Toothpick 2.0 Habano

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and rough texture with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Sweet milk chocolate and a light woody notes. 1st third: Starts with a nutty creamy coffee note with a pine wood … Continue reading 227. Jas Sum Kral Toothpick 2.0 Habano

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

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

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

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 Cigars Saga Short Tales Tomo III L.I.V. (Labor Ipse Voluptas) The pleasure of the work itself (Petit Corona)

223. De Los Reyes Cigars Saga Short Tales Tomo I: Tales of High Priming

Gifted by my boss at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Dark milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Hay and oak wood. 1st third: Starts with a dark roasted coffee, oak wood and 70% dark chocolate. … Continue reading 223. De Los Reyes Cigars Saga Short Tales Tomo I: Tales of High Priming

222. Sans Pareil Cigars Super Lancero

Store bought at Kind Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, silky and oily feel with tiny veins. Construction: Firm but with some little softer spots. Cold draw: Light milk chocolate and hay. 1st third: Starts with a creamy milk chocolate and medium roasted coffee with a hazelnut … Continue reading 222. Sans Pareil Cigars Super Lancero

221. La Aurora Cigars 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 Cigars 115th Anniversary Limited Edition Belicoso

220. J.C.Newman Cigars The American

Gifted by Drew Newman, General Counsel at J.C. Newman Cigars. Info: The tobacco used in this cigar was Florida Sun Grown wrapper, Connecticut Broadleaf binder and Pennsylvanian Mennonite and Connecticut Havanna filler. This cigars where all rolled at J.C. Newmans “El Reloj” factory in Tampa, Florida. It’s called the Reloj because of the watchtower the … Continue reading 220. J.C.Newman Cigars The American

219. La Aurora Cigars 1903 Ruby Maduro Robusto

Store bought at Mellgrens Fine Tobacco. Location: This review was made outdoors during an freezing late afternoon. Started with minus 3 degrees Celsius and ended at minus 5. Wrapper: Dark chocolate, oily and silky smooth wrapper with tiny veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Oak wood and hay. 1st third: Starts with … Continue reading 219. La Aurora Cigars 1903 Ruby Maduro Robusto

218. Monte Pascoal Cigars Mata Fina Robusto

Sponsored by Monte Pascoal Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and rough texture with clearly seen veins. Construction: Firm even feel all over. Cold draw: Pine wood notes. 1st third: Starts with a nutty milk chocolate creaminess and light wood in the background. 2nd third: Keeps … Continue reading 218. Monte Pascoal Cigars Mata Fina Robusto

217. KBF Cigars Smoking Jacket Favoritos

Gifted by Henrik Kelner Jr, Masterblender at KBF. 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 cedarwood note. 1st third: Starts with a nutty and milk chocolate sweetness followed by a cedarwood note in the background. 2nd third: … Continue reading 217. KBF Cigars Smoking Jacket Favoritos

216. J.C.Newman Cigars Brick House Ciento por Ciento Big Smoke

Gifted by Drew Newman, General Counsel at J.C. Newman 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: Hay and wood notes. 1st third: Starts with a spicy cinnamon note, roasted chestnuts and earthy sweetness. … Continue reading 216. J.C.Newman Cigars Brick House Ciento por Ciento Big Smoke

215. KBF Cigars Smoking Jacket Short Robusto

Gifted by Henrik Kelner Jr, masterblender at KBF. 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 cedarwood note. 1st third: Starts with a smooth nutty medium roasted coffee and a light wood note in the background. 2nd third: … Continue reading 215. KBF Cigars Smoking Jacket Short Robusto

214. La Aurora Cigars 115th Anniversary 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 214. La Aurora Cigars 115th Anniversary Edition Belicoso

213. La Aurora Cigars Puro Vintage 2007 Edicion Limitada

Gifted by Gustavo Velayos, Sale's and Marketing director of La Aurora Cigars. Info: The cigar is limited to 6000 boxes of 10 cigars in each box. It consists of Dominican wrapper, Ecuadorian binder and the filler consists of tobacco from Dominican Rep, Brazil and Nicaragua. All tobaccos are from the 2007 harvest. It's the regular … Continue reading 213. La Aurora Cigars Puro Vintage 2007 Edicion Limitada

212. San Jerónimo Habano Maduro Robusto

Gifted by Gaby Kafie, owner of Kafie 1901 Cigars. Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge. Wrapper: Darker milk chocolate, oily and smooth feel with tiny veins. Construction: A softer feel half way, the other half is firm and even. Cold draw: Light wood note. 1st third: Starts with a creamy smooth … Continue reading 212. San Jerónimo Habano Maduro Robusto