By: Kelly Luciw
Now that the days are longer, and more enjoyable with the warm weather, we find ourselves enjoying mornings more than the past couple months. And, to make these pleasant days of better weather even more gratifying, let’s focus on CIGAR.com Signature Blends and coffee pairings. Whether you’re headed to work or planning a vacation, this match-up is sure to get you through your daily routines, barbeques, and everything else in between in the warm, summer months.
To the early-morning risers who start off on the right foot, let’s begin with CIGAR.com Signature Connecticut and Twin Engine Coffee — Reserve Honey Bear. The light, rich, and undeniably sweet blend of Reserve Honey Bear complements the smooth, yet complex profile of the medium-bodied Signature Connecticut blend, all leading to one satisfyingly sweet treat with a long-lasting, creamy finish. This is the perfect pair to your mornings.
For those who are taking the day slow and need a quick pick-me-up to your leisurely mid-morning, try CIGAR.com Signature Habano paired with Backyard Beans Coffee — Sumatra. Rich in flavor, the medium to full-bodied Signature Habano blend delivers a pleasant aroma with notes of earthy sweetness. Pair this with the cedar, dark baker’s chocolate, and thick finish found in the medium to dark roast of Backyard Beans — Sumatra, and you’ll be well on your way to a great afternoon.
For the midday crowd, what better way to get through the day than to pair CIGAR.com Signature Maduro with Birch Coffee — Brazil (Carmo de Minas)? Extensively aged, the medium to full-bodied blend of Signature Maduro offers rich, earthy, and chocolaty flavors with deep notes of cocoa and espresso. Partner this premium with the medium-roasted beans and toffee, sweet lemon, and cocoa flavors found in Birch Coffee — Brazil, you’ll be in true bliss with this mixture that finishes smooth and clean.
To wrap up your day after a hearty meal, treat yourself to the combination of CIGAR.com Signature Nicaragua and Toby’s Estate Coffee — Bedford Espresso. The zesty Cuban-esque flavor profile of the full-bodied Signature Nicaragua blend greets your palate with notes of oak, spice, and a peppery finish. The dark roast used to create a truly vibrant espresso experience in Bedford Espresso balances out this premium with its thick, syrupy body and slight sweetness.
Although there are plenty of premiums and coffees to go around, there are none quite like this delicious lineup that can satisfy your taste buds at any time of day. Whether morning, noon, or night, CIGAR.com has a Signature Blend and a coffee offering that will hit the spot. And, if you’re feeling adventurous with the pairings above and want to try all four, check out the CIGAR.com Signature Variety Sampler and start taste-testing our dynamic duos all in one quick, convenient way.