TOP 25 CIGARS OF 2015

 TOP 25 CIGARS OF 2015 

Perhaps it is time to turn a new leaf… tobacco leaf, that is. There are a bunch of good ones, some consistently highly-rated and new boutique gems!

  

 

Cigar Aficionado Magazine’s blind taste test revealed some interesting selections. Here is their list of top notch cigars in this year’s “Top 25 Cigars of 2015”.

Rather than describe each one, which would result in a long newsletter, here is their list. Should you wish to read Cigar Aficionado’s Reviews, just click the picture on the right. Those highlighted in bold below are those you can find at Island Girl!

#1. My Father Le Bijou 1922 Torpedo Box-Pressed
#2. Ramon Allones Specially Selected (N/A – Cuban)
#3. CAO Flathead V660 Carb
#4. Arturo Fuente Don Carlos Belicoso
#5. Padron Family Reserve 50 Years Natural
#6. Illusione Ultra Op. No. 9
#7. The Edge Habano Torpedo
#8. Ashton Symmetry Robusto
#9. Bolivar Habano Cuba (N/A – Cuban)
#10. Liga Privada No. 9 Corona Doble
#11. Hammer + Sickle Tradición Serie Churchill
#12. La Bohème Pittore
#13. Laranja Reserva Toro
#14. Trinidad Vigía (N/A – Cuban)
#15. Alec Bradley Sanctum Toro
#16. Avo Syncro Nicaragua Toro
#17. La Mission Du L’Atelier 1959
#18. Heritage by Dunhill Robusto
#19. The King is Dead The Last Payday
#20. Espada by Montecristo Quillon
#21. Nat Sherman Timeless Collection Nicaragua 652T
#22. Padilla Miami 8&11 Torpedo
#23. Nub Cameroon 358
#24. La Flor Dominicana Coronado Corona Especial
#25. Sublimes Robusto Extra (AJ Fernandez) 

 


Cigar Snob Magazine also ranked some quality cigars for their “Top 25 Cigars of 2015”. Click the image for more information on these great choices. 

Among the big winners …   

#1. My Father El Centurion H-2K-CT
#2. Herrera Estelí
#3. Arturo Fuente Añejo (seasonal)
#4. AJ Fernandez Enclave
#5. Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro
#6. Davidoff Colorado Claro
#7. Warped Flor del Valle
#8. Rocky Patel Sun Grown Maduro
#9. La Bohème Encantador
#10. Camacho American Barrel-Aged
#11. La Flor Dominicana La Nox
#12. El Güegüense
#13. Casa Fernandez Miami Reserva
#14. D’Crossier Selection 512
#15. Padrón Dámaso
#16. Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco Reserva Especial
#17. Espada by Montecristo Estoque
#18. El Galan Reserva Especial
#19. Illusione Fume D’Amour (at PVB)
#20. Nat Sherman Timeless No. 2
#21. Espinosa Laranja Reserva
#22. Intemperance BA XXI
#23. J Grotto Silk
#24. Padilla La Pilar
#25. La Aurora 100 Años


You can find the cigars bolded above at Island Girl. If it’s been a while since you branched out, now may be a good time. There are a lot of great smokes out there!