The Oliva Connecticut Reserve is a great looking and tasting cigar for under $5. Certainly, one of my favorites.
I decided to test the waters again and see if the bad experience I had the first time I had an Opus X was just a fluke.
My very first Perfecto vitola cigar: Arturo Fuente Hemingway Best Seller. A short and pleasant smoke for an affordable price.
Next to Cohiba, Montecristo is perhaps one of the most recognizable Cuban cigar brand in the world. Their flagship cigar, the Montecristo No. 2, considered one of the finest full-bodies torpedo cigars made by many cigar aficionados, rated as a 94 by Cigar Aficionado (Feb 2008 edition).
One of my favorite cigar formats is the Robusto because it generally packs a lot of flavor and takes about ~45 minutes to enjoy making it great for after lunch, after dinner, and/or enjoying with friends. The Ramon Allones Specially Selected consistently tops the list as one of the top in its class. This Cuban [...]