In early 2019, a new collaboration project was announced. AJ Fernández and José Blanco (Jochy). Dubbed the San Lotano Dominicano would become another extension of the San Lotano Line from AJ Fernández. With so many collaborations on the market, this one takes elements from both men and their respective experience in Premium Cigars. Tobaccos are a blend of leaves from Blanco and Fernández, with production happening at Blanco's factory in Dominican Republic. Here is Matt's evaluation of this cigar.
The Wunder|Lust made an impact when it was released exclusively in Europe back in 2016. When the Gran Corona vitola was released in 2019, the buzz online was almost palpable. This cigar also carries the name of RoMa Craft co-founder Skip Martin's daughter, Fiorella. Here is Matt's review of the Wunder|Lust Fiorella Gran Corona.
It's been a while since reviewed a cigar with a good deal of complexity, but this one has a lot going on. Not only is it complex, it's a range of flavors and aromas that complement and contract each other very well. There are no moments during the smoking experience when I think the flavors are competing for top billing.
At the IPCPR Trade Show in 2018, the Nashville-based Crowned Heads displayed their new offering called Court Reserve XVIII (CHC). The cigar was developed and released to be a tribute and homage to the loyal fans of the Crowned Heads brand. It was originally available in three round sizes, and was extremely well received in [...]