Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Orlando Retailer Grows Tobacco in Florida
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
CAO Flathead Adds New Size
Monday, April 14, 2014
Room 101 Announces Daruma Gold
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Room 101 Store Opens Inside Davidoff Flagship
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Non-Cubans Go Global
- More from News & Features
New Dominican Romeo Takes Top Score In Cigar Insider
Posted: July 12, 2012
The newest Romeo y Julieta from the Dominican Republic is off to a strong start. The Romeo by Romeo y Julieta Piramide, a powered-up version of the traditionally mild Dominican Romeo, took the top score in the last issue of Cigar Insider, the twice-monthly newsletter from Cigar Aficionado magazine.
The 92-point showing for the 6 1/8 inches long, 52 ring gauge smoke also earned it the accolade of Humidor Selection. The medium to full-bodied cigar had an earthy, complex character with a lush draw and complex flavors that included cocoa bean, hazelnuts and black pepper.
Romeo by Romeo y Julieta is made with dark, Ecuadoran Habano-seed wrappers and an otherwise all-Dominican blend.
The brand comes in four sizes, retailing from $7.25 to $7.75 per cigar. The Cigar Insider tasting included each size in the brand. To see how the rest performed, read the July 3 Cigar Insider.
You must be logged in to post a comment.