- Cohiba Robusto
When: Before, during, and after a meal. To any
Gentlemen's evening with Whisky
Taste: Strong cigar. It's decidedly aggressive
taste makes you feel you have to work for your pleasure.
It has a character that becomes more balanced and
sophisticated with age. After four years of storage in a
humidor, this cigar becomes almost unbeatable.
Note: Strongly recommended by each and every
- Cohiba Esplendido
When: after a large meal
Taste: Balanced, well rounded. Last third more
enjoyable for afficiados.
- Montecristo Nr. 2
When: With a good single malt
Taste: Strong cigar, especially in it's last
third. Not suitable for beginners.
- Hoyo de Monterey Epicure Nr.
When: With a 1967 Taylor's
Taste: Well balanced, does not become too strong.
Will leave you longing for more.
- Romeo y Julieta Monte Cristo,
Cedros de Luxe Nr.3 (Petit Corona)
When: Always - anytime
Taste: Very mild, suitable for beginners, nicely
Note: probably the best cuban value for money.
- Vegas Robaina Figurado (or
Robusto - both are highly recommended)
When: After a good meal, during deep thoughts
Taste: All-round cigar - not too light, not too
- Montecristo Nr. 5
When: During a walk, or perhaps even a game
Taste: A small cigar with the taste of "big" one.
Strong, but not aggressive.