MonteCristo No. 3 received an epic 90-rating from Cigar Aficionado magazine in the June 2015 issue!
Cigar Aficionado's No.1 Cigar of the year for 2013 - The Montecristo No.2 Here's a little excerpt of what the editors from CA had to say about The Montecristo No.2 Cuban. The Montecristo No.2 handmade in the Dominican Republic is as close as you can get to the Cuban and stay legal. It's one of the smoothest, medium, bodied cigars to ever come out of the famed Montecristo Factory in La Romana, D.R & a top choice amongst cigar connoisseurs the world over.
The Montecristo cigar climbed to the top of the world's renowned cigar list, and it continues to get the highest ratings from American consumers.The Montecristo cigar is made in La Romana, Dominican Republic, featuring a medium body which delivers rich taste with silky notes of roasted almonds and sweet coconuts, in a delicious harmony. This is a must-have for all cigar lovers! Montecristo is a brand that is well-known with cigar smokers along with non cigar smokers. The actual name for the brand appeared to be inspired by Alexandre Dumas novel "The Count of Monte Cristo", which had been really well-liked choice among the cigar rollers to have read by the lector on the rolling floor. The world's well-known cigar trademark begun in Cuba, Montecristo cigars, today distributed in the U.S., are created by hand in the Dominican Republic. It is a mild to medium bodied cigar along with a sweet fragrance as well as remarkable construction. Monte cristo cigars are hand-rolled under the supervision of master cigar-maker at the factory in the Dominican. Viewed as one of the most excellent cigars on the market, the Montecristo is blended for the true connoisseur. We all know that Montecristo stogies tend to carry a high price tag but at Mike's Cigars you'll find that Montecristo prices to be really affordable. Montecristo has always been a status symbol and it seems to have sparked a new status symbol in the cigar community again. The Monte cristo cigar has a certain respectability from fellow cigar enthusiasts. The structure of a Montecristo stogie is actually very simple. The core of a Montecristo cigar which gives all of its flavor is the filler. the binder, composed of coarse tobacco, holds everything together similar to the corset of a women, while the wrapper is the outer layer composed of silky leaves, the equivalent of a woman's dress. The good quality of a cigar is frequently noted in the look of the head or cap. This is why Montecristo stogie is one of the most highly valued cigar in the market becauses it's a really well made cigar.