Shawn reviews the NYC cigar made by Martinez – Flatiron #6.
“The wrapper has a few veins, a nice triple cap all around a slightly box pressed shape. The foot has strong notes of nutmeg, slight spice and dark wood. Likenesses of a lighter nutmeg and wood aromas come from the wrapper. The cigar has a nice firm feel to it, no soft or hard spots to worry with. The draw was dead on where I like a draw to be at.
The middle portion of the cigar is where it shined for me. I really liked the opposing bitter sweet and salty sweetness in the smoke. The spice was there, but not as much as I thought it would have with a lot of Nicaraguan tobacco in it. I find the body of this cigar to be a solid medium (maybe a bit more) and the flavor strength a medium to full range. Overall a well-constructed cigar that had nice coffee, salted caramel, spice and creamy notes.”
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You may have asked yourself, how to choose a cigar from time to time so we’re here to discuss this with you. Many factors go into choosing a cigar, especially when trying a new brand or variety. These factors generally depend on your personal tastes, availability, and budget. Next time you’re in your favorite shop or on a trip in a reputable retailer be sure to ask them their professional opinion on what interests you. They will be able to help answer your questions and direct you to the proper cigars for you to try and might be able to teach you something you didn’t know.
If you don’t have time to get to your shop, don’t have any travel plans or want to shop online for something new, here is a list of some of the most common cigar characteristics people use to choose a cigar.
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