Made in limited quantities, the La Aurora Preferido is one of the best selling super premiums made in the Dominican Republic. Available in an assortment of wrappers, the cigar has gained worldwide recognition for its quality, consistency, and flavor.
La Aurora is the Dominican Republic's oldest brand, and is rolled at the country's oldest factory. The Preferido is the traditional size, a perfecto expanding to a fat center in the middle, giving the enthusiast a variety of flavors and strengths. Today the size is made to commemorate the brand's beginnings and is sought out by cigar lovers around the world. Production is limited to 200,000 cigars per year, adding to the exclusivity.
This particular Preferidos has one of the finest Cameroon leaves to ever grace a cigar. This redolent leaf was aged in old Oak Barrels previously used to age spirits. The process takes several years, giving these perfectos one-of-a-kind character, and immensely pleasurable flavors and aromas. These very special wrappers are then combined with a complex recipe of long-filler tobaccos, resulting in a cigar experience unlike any other.
Rocky Patel Decade has received accolades from its inception, earning a '95' rating and deserving every part of it. Now this revered blend is getting a new addition, utilizing one of the most sought-after wrapper leaf. The Cameroon wrapper, prized for its unique sweetness and earthy undertones, is carefully cultivated in Africa and are a commodity enjoyed too rarely.
Rocky kept the binder and filler tobaccos of the original Decade a secret, and the same mysteriously delicious tobaccos are utilized in the Cameroon version. The addition of the Cameroon wrapper is what sets this gem apart, adding distinct notes of hickory, coffee, earth, and a lingering sweet spice. This hand crafted masterpiece is medium to full-bodied with a flavorful and cool finish. Complex with a well-balanced and clean finish, Rocky Patel Decade Cameroon delivers in spades.
As the second largest grower of tobacco in Nicaragua, you could say the Oliva family knows a thing or two about cigars. Putting their generations of experience in the industry to work, they produce some of the planet's top tobaccos, while utilizing only the most skilled rollers and blenders in Nicaragua to create their legendary cigars. Fans of Cameroon leaf have fallen in love with Oliva Serie 'G' because of its unmatched quality and very attractive price point. It is considered one of the best values on the market and is one of Oliva's best-selling blends. The finest West African wrapper is combined with premium Nicaraguan long-leaf tobaccos to make a creamy, medium-bodied premium with a pleasant aroma and sweet, nutty flavor. This is one cigar not to be missed.