On the 22nd of September, 2017, the world was waiting for the”Cigar Trophy Award 2017″ which was hold in Dortmund, Germany. The special thing about this award is that it is the only Cigar related award that is decided-on by public vote.
In the Category “Best Cigar 2017”, the famous Montecristo No. 2 won the “Best Cigar Cuba 2017”; let’s have a more detailed review of this Cigar.
Montecristo No. 2 is considered one of the most distinguished Cuban Cigar in the world, with around 3 Million Cigars produced per year for this range. It was initially produced at the H. Upmann factory in Havana; however, due to the huge demand, Habanos S.A was forced to expand the production to other factories.
It is considered a medium to full bodied Cigar with a spicy taste, having a Torpedo shape for a 6″ 1/8 x 52 dimension, and smoked between 90 to 105 minutes as an average.
The No. 2 has a distinguished oak, coffee and earthy aroma even with a cold draw before lighting it up. 1st and 2nd third of this Cigar are characterized by a dominant flavor of coffee with cedar, an earthy touch and light spices. When it comes to the last third of the Cigar, the flavor becomes more strong with a more concentrated aroma.
Montecristo No. 2 can be found in almost all shops that sell Cuban Cigars, price will range around the USD. 17 per Cigar.
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