The Aging Room, Flor de las Antillas, Prensado Churchill cigar sampler is a collection of Cigar Aficionado magazine top rated cigar brands, or, in other words, these were The Cigar of The Year for the last three years in a row. Each one of these sticks is a heavenly smoke in its own right and coming together in one great sampler this collection represents the goodness of the best of our industry. You get two different top Aging Room cigars plus the Flor de las Antillas and Alec Bradley Prensado Churchill and last, but not least, the Excalibur II Toro. Quantity is limited due to the huge demand for Aging Room cigars so please don’t hold your order too long.
Aging Room Quattro F55 Stretto (4 1/2 x 46) Aging Room Quattro F55 Stretto cigars are box pressed small-batch cigars sporting an obscure Sumatra wrapper aged nine years. This vitola is the smaller of the Quattro collection. Expect full-bodied robust flavors orchestrated by this particular wrapper. Here is a rich and meaty smoke with earthy notes, some pepper, cream and a sweet caramel finish worthy of an ovation.
Flor De Las Antillas Robusto (5 x 50) - The Best Cigar of the year 2012!! This box pressed treasure is Jose Garcia's premier sun grown offering. It is a delicious smoke right from the first puff, “with notes of nutmeg, white pepper and just enough strength without being overpowering. They are hard to put down. They are classics, 96 point smokes on our 100-point scale.
Alec Bradley Prensado Churchill (7 x 48) World Number One cigar for 2011, the Prensado Churchill from Alec Bradley was built around a new wrapper, the Corojo dos mil, seis (Corojo 2006). The wrapper was grown in late 2006 on the farm in Trojes Honduras and was in fermentation and aging through mid 2008. The Corojo 2006 possesses an abundance of strength and natural sweetness as well as adding a tremendous amount of complexity to the blend. In addition, the cigar has a beautiful reddish brown "cubanesque" look and feel. Prensado is Alec Bradley’s first traditional pressed line of cigars and the most full bodied blend to date.
Aging Room M356 Mezzo (6 x 54) The Aging Room cigars are made by Oliveros’ Rafael Nodal in small batches and sold only to select merchants. They are of 100% Dominican tobacco, handmade with leaves that were personally selected by Jose Blanco from the best of the crops. They are aged extra long periods until the ingredients been “married” perfectly before they are distributed to stores. Cigar Insider rated the Aging Room a respected “94”. The Aging Room cigar is creamy and smooth despite being a full body. It brings flavors of slightly roasted almonds with cedar and spice.
Excalibur II (6 3/4 x 47) The best cigar made in Honduras. Period. This cigar is so good, full of flavors and at the same time, without any appreciable ‘bite’ that always comes with “full body” cigars. Excalibur cigars are the choicest cigars picked from the renowned HOYO DE MONTERREY line. Additional aging guarantees super-quality smoke. Whether you choose the silky-smooth Connecticut shade wrapper or the dark, mellow broadleaf wrapper, you are sure to enjoy a pleasing, and refined smoke.
Aging Room Quattro F55 Stretto 4 1/2 x 46
Flor De Las Antillas Robusto 5 x 50
Alec Bradley Prensado Churchill 7 x 48
Aging Room M356 Mezzo 6 x 54
Excalibur II 6 3/4 x 47