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Expert Picks: Favorite Fallbacks

Whether it's a bottle of scotch, meal, or premium handmade cigar—we all have a short list of favorites we enjoy. Keeping this in mind, our panel of experts created a collection of premiums that are old standbys or brand new favorites each member can't seem to get enough of. These cigars come from well-known brands with reputations for crafting top-rated and highly sought-after premiums with unforgettable flavor. With quality like this, you may need to make some room in the humidor for you new Favorite Fallbacks.
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Alec Bradley Black Market Esteli, Guardian of the Farm, My Father El Centurion, Diesel Heart of Darkness, Comfortably Numb by Espinosa, Vol. 1
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Expert Picks: Favorite Fallbacks

Whether it's a bottle of scotch, meal, or premium handmade cigar—we all have a short list of favorites we enjoy. Keeping this in mind, our panel of experts created a collection of premiums that are old standbys or brand new favorites each member can't seem to get enough of. These cigars come from well-known brands with reputations for crafting top-rated and highly sought-after premiums with unforgettable flavor. With quality like this, you may need to make some room in the humidor for you new Favorite Fallbacks.
Alec Bradley's Black Market cigars have always been a favorite of mine, but this '93' rated gem steals the show. Brimming with a four-country blend of long-fillers wrapped in a dark Nicaraguan leaf, this premium is satisfying to the core with notes of leather, chocolate, and earth.
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Warped and Casa Fernandez collaborated to make a masterpiece with Guardian of the Farm. With bold Nicaraguan fillers and a Corojo wrapper, I expected more strength, but it yielded a medium body with notes of earth and hints of cinnamon. Guardian will certainly be keeping a watch on my humidor for a while.
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Wrapped in a smooth Sun Grown Criollo '98 leaf, this cigar utilizes rare Nicaraguan long-fillers. This rich, unique blend delivers notes of cocoa, leather, earthiness, with hints of spice and dark fruits. This medium to full-bodied premium is a treat for the palate. A must-have if you enjoy creations from Don Pepin Garcia.
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This dark cigar is right up my alley with its Ecuador Habano Oscuro wrapper and potent blend of Nicaraguan long-fillers. This is definitely a spicy, but balanced premium with notes of leather, black pepper, earth, and espresso. This is, without a doubt, one of my favorite blends from Diesel.
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Comfortably Numb Vol.1 is a morsel that is fun, flavorful, and refined. Numb's nuances come and go in casual complexity. The blend's subtleties of sweetness fade just before a chorus of spices reset the tempo, keeping perfect time and balance. You'll find the fine-tuned finish features more notes than a David Gilmour guitar solo.
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