All posts tagged: Montecristo

Team Cigar Review: Monte by Montecristo AJ Fernandez Toro

Team Cigar Review: Monte by Montecristo AJ Fernandez Toro

Like many of AJ's offerings, I found the cigar profile to be good and construction to be top notch. I can say with confidence, Altadis USA made the right decision in partnering with AJ to create this traditional and beloved marca.

Cigar News: Monte by Montecristo AJ Fernandez Announced

The new Monte by Montecristo AJ Fernandez is a robust, medium to full-bodied cigar. Cloaked in a Dark Ecuadorian Habano wrapper and bound with a Corojo ‘98 binder, it delivers a stout, chocolatey aroma. A Criollo ‘98 and Piloto Cubano Dominican filler yield a nutty and caramel sweetness.

Team Cigar Review: Montecristo 520 Edición Limitada 2012

Team Cigar Review: Montecristo 520 Edición Limitada 2012

As a cigar, it is aging well for the four to five years it has been since it was first released and it does a nice job of delivering some enjoyable flavors of spice and mocha. I would definitely recommend for someone to purchase if the opportunity is there as you can enjoy these now or with more age.

Cigar News: Altadis U.S.A. Announces Montecristo Grupo de Maestros Private Batch II

Cigar News: Altadis U.S.A. Announces Montecristo Grupo de Maestros Private Batch II

The Montecristo Grupo de Maestros Private Batch II features a new size and blend. This medium-bodied cigar is deeply colored and comes with a rich Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Dominican Olor binder and Nicaraguan filler leaves. Together these tobaccos yield a predominant aroma of wood with hints of leather, dry fruit and coffee.