Hoyo de Monterrey
Originally introduced: 1865 Tobacco region: Vuelta Abajo Silky richness, complexity of taste, balanced flavours include peppery spice, fresh herbs, rosewood and musk aroma, fruity and floral notes handmade Strong Cuban
This cigar offers a rich full flavour with a blend of spice, honey, hints of chocolate, balanced with subtle cedar notes. In its latter stages leather notes become evident.
Epicure #1 starts of mild but progresses to a solid medium flavour, leaving a Chinese spice, burnt caramel and coffee after taste on the palate.
This is a very old brand. Medium bodied with sweet gingerbread and cream flavours. As stated it 's a cigar that's all on its own in the class department.
One of the great Robustos light to medium bodied but with a full flavour. Sweet spice on the palate, combined with cedar and cream, floral lavender overtones.
The Hoyo de Monterrey Hermosos #4 Anejados is the third release from the new "aged" concept from Habanos S.A. Woody, sweetish flavours well balanced cigar. This cigar was boxed 2006.
The Extra would be the woody taste that cones through. A tasty handmade Cuban cigar appreciated by most Hoya fans.
The second in the Serie range of cigars from this brand. New heavy ring gauge vitola, only the Seco and Ligero leaves have been used, making it an attractive option for those who like a lighter Habano which is both delicate and aromatic.