New Year’s Day. The day we promise ourselves that this year will be different. We’re going to eat better, live better— just be better! Well, let’s be honest, most of our resolutions don’t always hold up over 12 long months. But there’s one resolution we’re sure you could stick to, and that’s to smoke better!
And by “better” we mean finer, of course. You may have your favorite premium cigars, but it never hurts to incorporate a new blend into your rotation. So, start the new year off right and introduce yourself to some of these quality cigars, from some of today’s most prominent manufacturers.
Aging Room Pelo de Oro
Start your year off with a bang and treat yourself to this ultra-luxurious composition from cigar master Rafael Nodal! This regal cigar has revitalized the use of the indescribable Pelo de Oro seed, which at one point was deemed far too vulnerable to invest in as a crop. But leave it to the renowned cigar maker to secure a finely cultivated batch, because only Aging Room has crafted a limited amount of these golden beauties for any connoisseur lucky enough to get their hands on them. The mix of delectable flavor and striking visual appeal, makes these incredible cigars an ideal acquisition for any top-shelf itinerary in 2019.
Rocky Patel Special Reserve Sun-Grown Maduro
There isn’t enough space on this page to say all the great things we could about the Rocky Patel Special Reserve Sun Grown Maduro. This delicious premium blend featured a sun-grown Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper, and an aged, 100% Nicaraguan binder and filler blend, produced and hand-rolled within the Rocky Patel Tavicusa factory in Estelí, Nicaragua. This award-winning beauty comes triple-capped and delivers complex, but balanced notes of deep, exceptional flavors. A sure-fire hit among medium to full-bodied connoisseurs— familiarizing yourself with this Rocky Patel in the new year is sure to be a resolution worth sticking to!
Montecristo Crafted by AJ Fernandez
For a well-rounded, elegant cigar that’s sure to please (and impress) anyone in your smoking circle, feast your eyes on the decadent Montecristo by A.J. Fernandez. This full-flavored collaboration makes for an ideal choice to ring in the new year with at midnight— being robust enough to pair up with your favorite scotch, bourbon, beer or red wine, but refined enough to not overwhelm your senses after what will likely be a heavy holiday meal. These handmade delights are perfectly blended and balanced, and a guaranteed way to wind down what is hopefully, a memorable holiday for and your peers.
My Father The Judge Gran Robusto
All rise for this 93-rated gem from the My Father brand! My Father Cigars S.A.’s esteemed father and son team of José and Jaime Garcia have done it again with The Judge, which uses a reddish-brown Ecuador Sumatra-seed wrapper and two Nicaraguan binders, over a robust blend of prime aged Nicaraguan tobaccos, grown from their own family farm. This powerful, yet stogie delivers a tremendous burst of warm, deep flavors, highlighted by balanced spices that both full-flavored enthusiasts and ‘My Father’ devotees will appreciate. The My Father The Judge Grand Robusto is immensely flavorful, masterfully crafted, and visually stunning— and is sure to earn its spot in your humidor in 2019.