Padilla cigars are one of the biggest names in the industry and a lot of that has to do with their man in charge. Ernesto Padilla is well known for his blending abilities. He the mind behind some highly rated cigars like Padilla Series 68, Padilla Miami, Padilla 1932, and a host of others. Well Ernesto is back at it and he's teamed up with the folks at Oliva to get the job done.
Once you look past the stoic and majestic gold lion on the band, your eyes instantly go to the sultry, dark San Andres maduro wrapper. The thick, hearty wrapper pairs nicely with the potent Nicaraguan long-filler on the inside. Overall, the blend comes off as medium to full-bodied with bold notes of espresso, black pepper, and earth. The finish is long and well-complemented by a nice strong cup of coffee or a nice adult beverage.