I received an '03 HdM HdD from Tripp in my MAW. This is a cigar the FoH raves about when aged, with the advice being the cigar needs 5 years before it's something special. I had very high expectations since often their reviews have been spot on.
The cigar is a Coronas Grandes - 6 1/10 x 41 rg...
Hey guys. New to this side of the slope and have my first CC's in hand. A friend brought me back a box of 3 Hoyo De Monterrey Epicure No. 2 tubos from a vacation. From what I have read these are definitely good cigars. I am currently fighting the urge to light one up right now. And let me tell u...
My wife surprised me Sunday morning with a Father's Day trip to the cigar shop. (What a nice lady!) Since the B&M that I favor isn't open on Sundays, we went to Total Wine instead to buy the cigar I would smoke for Father's Day. A copuple of friends' wives took them on the same trip - yep...
I just received the following cigars from JR:
Hoyo de Monterrey Rothschild (Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper)
Hoyo de Monterrey Bundle No. 450 (Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper)
Unfortunately, I can't tell which is which!
Can you tell from the following photo?
Hoyo de Monterrey / Petit Robusto
Size: 4 X 50
Strength: Mild / Medium
Scent of Wrapper: Cedar
Scent at Foot: Tobacco
Appearance: Nice size smoke, well rolled
Wrapper: Clean looking wrapper with some small veining
Flavor on Draw:Earthy and...
Hoyo De Monterrey Epicure No1
Vitola: Corona Gorda
Size: 5.6 inches
Ring Gauge: 46
This one is a beauty that has been staring at me every time I open my humidor. It is from November 2010 so it is still a bit young but I just could not resist temptation tonight. This is my first Hoyo de...
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I think this was a King Arthur. It was a very nice looking dark brown cigar. I love the band. The cap started unravelling on me as I smoked. Nice firm ash.
Flavor-wise this cigar was a rather large disappointment for me. I tasted chocolates and coffee flavors but they were so light that I...
Hoyo de Monterrey (Cuba) Hoyo Epicure Especial Cigar Review - Good cigar, but ninspiring
Great draw, well consructed, beautiful wrapper. The flavors and aromas on the stick I tried only showed any complexity around the mid-point, where ...
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This is a great smoke for me. I picked up a few of them and in the tubos so this year 2011. Fresh for me a little bit to moist. I'll let them set b...
Read the full review here: Hoyo de Monterrey (Cuba) Epicure No. 1 Cigar Review - I like it
These are an excellent creamy cigar. A great smoke when you want something mild or a quality smoke to share with a new smoker.
Read the full review here: Hoyo De Monterrey Excalibur 1066 Dark Knight Cigar Review - great mild cigar
This was recommended to me by my local B&M owner and I am so greatful. Mild in strength but packs massive flavor of sweet earth and wood. A must have!
Read the full review here: Hoyo de Monterrey (Cuba) Petit Robusto Cigar Review - Epic 40 minute smoke!
What a great cigar, full of great flavors, they burn evenly with no issues to speak of, you get great taste and is very enjoyable to the end. This ...
Read the full review here: Hoyo De Monterrey Excalibur 1066 Dark Knight Cigar Review - perfection
Loved it. I got in on special at JR for 3 bucks, and you can't beat that. Such a delicious flavor, and a well made stick.
Read the full review here: Hoyo de Monterrey (Hon) Double Corona Cigar Review - boom
Pulled this out of my humidor after 18 mths. of resting, the last of a 5-pack. Nice wrapper, thin and vein free. Exl. const., burned straight and t...
Read the full review here: Hoyo de Monterrey (Hon) Sultans Cigar Review - A BIG Smoke
Light brown wrapper,smooth,soft body.Grassy flavors..oaky wood.Lots of smoke.Perfect burn, a little bittersweet at the end.Nice average cigar.
Read the full review here: Hoyo De Monterrey Excalibur 1066 Dark Knight Cigar Review - Well made mild cigar
Hoya de Monterrey
Wrapper: Dark Ecuadoran Sumatra
Binder: Connecticut Broadleaf
Filler: Honduran, Nicaraguan, Dominican
Got this cigar about a month ago amd wanted to let it rest for a bit; but today was the day for me to light it up and try it...