The Briar Patch staff cigar picks for July are in! This month we feature the selections of Ron Michelson! If you haven’t already tried these great cigars, stop by the Briar Patch today to experience them for yourself!
Davidoff – Special T
The Davidoff Special T cigars are made from the finest, 4-year-aged Dominican tobaccos surrounded by a Connecticut wrapper. These medium cigars are robust and creamy, with an enticing aroma. The Special T cigars carry the Davidoff tradition of high quality, balanced flavors loved by all.
Hammer and Sickle – Hermitage
Handmade in the Dominican Republic, the Hermitage boasts of an incredibly smooth smoke, with hints of a creamy spiciness. This medium-bodied cigar is filled with three year old tobaccos from the Dominican Republic and bound with a five year old wrapper. The Hermitage is a well-balanced cigar with an outstanding finish that will leave every cigar lover completely satisfied.
Diamond Crown Julius Caesar – Toro
The Julius Caesar cigar a new release in the J.C. Newman line, created to honor Julius Caesar Newman himself. This cigar is made from rare Dominican tobaccos that have been aged for five years and wrapped with Ecuadorian Havana wrappers. The Julius Caesar is smooth, creamy and medium-bodied.
Atabey – Divinos
Announced by Two Guys Smoke Shop on Superbowl Sunday to be the best cigar of 2013, the Atabey cigar is a special creation by Nelson Alfonso. The Atabey cigar is handmade in limited quantities from the highest quality tobaccos from the Caribbean and Central America. This is the kind of cigar that every cigar enthusiast will not want to miss.
Byron – Poemas
Originally crafted in 1848 by Jose and Euseblo Alfonso, the Byron cigars were created to honor the English poet Lord Byron, famous for his romantic works of art. Completely handcrafted, every tobacco leaf is specifically chosen and separated for each individual cigar. After the cigars are rolled, they are allowed to age and marry flavors for an entire year, producing a cigar that possesses smoking qualities like no other. These premium cigars are sold in sets held in exquisite porcelain jars.
Paul Stulac Red Screaming Sun – Toro
Handmade from Nicaraguan tobaccos and Connecticut Broadleaf wrappers, this Paul Stulac packs a bold flavor. The sweet taste of wood, light spices and a creaminess that almost hints at vanilla and cocoa, builds and intensifies as the cigar is smoked, leaving every cigar smoking lover wanting more of this complex Paul Stulac flavor.
The Second Growth cigar is filled with Honduran and Dominican Republic tobaccos surrounded by a hybrid Ecuadorian Habano wrapper. When first smoked, these cigars possess aromas of fruit and lend flavors or wood, chocolate and leather, until the flavor profile becomes slightly creamy. The Second Growth cigars have a perfect draw and are packed in unique wooden boxes made from wine barrels. Second Growth cigars were blended specifically to go with wine. Try one with your favorite bottle. You will be amazed how the cigar opens the wine and vice versa.