A signed copy from World-respected lifestyle journalist, writer and author, Nick Hammond, takes us on a quarter-century expedition of wonder. Ever been stuck in a minefield? Wondered what a sultry night in Havana is really all about? Wished you could sail in a hot air balloon over Cognac, go lobster fishing of Scotland or dive with Great White Sharks off Gaansbai? All these adventures and more are told in searing detail to delight, amuse and enlighten, in this beautifully packaged, luxury book.
E.P Carrillo New Wave Reserva Robusto Cigar – The EP Carrillo New Wave Reserva, a part of the Elite Series, was originally revealed to cigar aficionados at the Inter-Tabac Cigar Show in Dortmund, Germany in 2014 and it’s a revamped version of the popular, New Wave Connecticut blend. EP Carrillo, who has more than 20 years’ experience in the cigar business including being the man in charge of La Gloria Cubana brand, took his time to blend this unique and high-quality Connecticut cigar just right in his own factory in the Dominican Republic. The Elite Series New Wave Reserva uses an Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper, Connecticut broadleaf binder and a filler blend from the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. If you’re a fan of EP Carrillo cigars, then you’ll definitely enjoy the complex aroma of white pepper, toasty, nutty, creaminess, vanilla, and woodsy notes. The New Wave Reserva Connecticut will be a fine addition to your humidor as this cigar is perfect to smoke any time of the day.
Camacho American Barrel Aged Robusto Cigar – Utilising nearly 100% American leaves, Camacho Barrel Aged boasts a bold, oily Pennsylvania Broadleaf wrapper with American Broadleaf tobaccos also making appearances in the binder and filler tobaccos. The key to the blend comes in the form of a special Corojo filler leaf that’s aged for 6 years, only to be additionally stored in bourbon barrels to impart a truly unique flavor to an already stellar blend. The first Camacho to be produced in Davidoff of Geneva’s prestigious Dominican factory, American Barrel Aged showcases bold notes of pepper, cashew, and sweet spices that are accented by a slight undertone of bourbon to deliver a blend you won’t soon forget.
Ashton Magnum Cigar – The Ashton Classic Magnum is a gorgeous robusto with an aged Dominican blend inside and covered with a silky smooth golden Connecticut shade wrapper. It’s a mild, and very smooth smoke with woody flavors and a pleasant toasty aroma. It’s a great smoke every time you light up.
Montecristo No.5 Cigar – The Montecristo brand hold numerous records in the cigar world, the No.4 is the best selling cigar there ever has been, the No.2 is the gold standard cigar – the best the world has ever seen, and the Montecristo No.5 cigar is the shortest cigar coming out of Cuba. Perhaps one of the stoutest cigars you will ever see, only 10cm long but with a ring gauge of 40! This makes for a very intense cigar, certianly one to try.
Cuaba Divinos Cigar – All caramel and moist earth. At times they flirt with fruits in the guise of quince, fig and apricot which are all rich in syrupy sweetness. How ever strange and comical this little fellow look they are well constructed and smoke like a champ. There is something jovial about Cuaba Divinos, not in a silly way, it is a superb cigar and the perfect evening smoke with good friends.