The Evil Twin / Westbrook Imperial Mexican Biscotti Cake Break is far more complex than the aroma led me to believe. Cocoa nibs, cinnamon, habanero, almonds, baking spices and sweetness all in each sip, and wonderfully balanced with no flavor dominating over another.
I was blown away by the Fernandez Torrens 4ta Década Barrilito Leyenda and found it to not only be a fantastic Dominican puro, but a great offering as a cigar overall. If I look back on the Dominican puros I have had throughout my smoke life, this in the top five. Amazing!
Alec Bradley Cigar Company announced today that it is releasing the Black Market Filthy Hooligan- the sixth year in a row. The once all candela wrapped project has morphed into a coveted barber pole style cigar over the last few releases.
In the end, the Ramon Allones by AJ Fernandez Toro didn't seem like much of a departure from other AJ blends and I felt like I was smoking a cigar that was fairly close to some of his other offerings. The cigar is fine, but with the increased price point, I'm not sure it is something I would gravitate towards if I'm looking for something in his normal flavor profile.
After a long process of registration and pushed backed delivery dates, Riste Ristevski's "boutique as f*ck" creation, Jas Sum Kral officially launches in Germany, the biggest European premium cigar market. The exclusive importer and distribution partner CigarConsult International is led by Maximilian Gottwald, out of Muenster, Germany.
“The Davidoff brand and company are an organization that I’ve admired for years. Their world-wide representation and global distribution of premium cigars is unparalleled, and without equal. Illusione Cigars is grateful to be a part of their movement. We believe that we can fill a niche in their portfolio, and in turn, enhance the presence of both companies respectively.” said Dion Giolito, President of Illusione Cigars.