First thing you’ll notice is just how bumpy this cigar is, the veins are quite aggressive nearly to the point of bursting. There is a very interesting smell from fresh, Sulfur like you just lit a match. This scent entices me as much as it scares me. Consensus states this brand is synonymous with mildness, […]Read More Macanudo 1968 Corona 42 x 147
I was looking for a smaller cigar to enjoy while watching the Moto GP. This size looked perfect and the fact that it’s made with 100% certified organic tobacco sealed the deal. The bands are what first drew me to this cigar, nice clean and simple but not a fan when they are placed near […]Read More Plasencia Reserva Original Nesticos
As soon as I picked up this cigar it was apparent that it was infused. If you had to guess the item from scent alone 9/10 would say a bouquet of flowers. The roll of this cigar was just as beautiful as the smell with a very smooth chocolate maduro wrapper, exquisite band and triple […]Read More Catrina De Mi Vida Maduro
The presentation of this cigar is simply stunning. Prestige band followed by a cedar sheath. The wrapper feels like satin with next to no veins. Now don’t be too quick to judge a book by its cover because this cigar is all sparkle and no substance. I truly don’t know if this cigar had a […]Read More Flor De Copan Belicosos
Be warned this cigar review might be a little biased. My little sister picked up a box of these cigars for me while she was in Honduras so I’m going to enjoy them regardless. Decent presentation for this Toro size cigar, wrapper was smooth with only a few small veins. The single cap was a […]Read More Honduras Vintage Toro
As you can see this is something very different from La Aurora. The band sold me so let’s hope that looks aren’t deceiving. Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper ticks all the boxes for me, dark & oily with a solid rustic feel that shows real authenticity. Dark chocolate with spice for the cold draw. After twenty minutes […]Read More La Aurora Untamed Robusto 50 x 127
Today marks the first anniversary of Amateur Reviews .online and my first year of critiquing cigars. Enjoying cigars and sharing my experiences has been a very enjoyable hobby which I hope continues for many years to come. Winner of my Favourite cigar this past year is: JOYA DE NICARAGUA ANTANO DARK COROJO Simply perfection! Don’t […]Read More 1 Year old Today!