LA FLOR DOMINICANA AIR BENDER MATATAN

LA FLOR DOMINICANA AIR BENDER MATATAN

SCORE
92
points
LENGTH
length
5"
GAUGE
50 50
STRENGTH
Size
Full

Tasting Note

Litto Gomez has built a reputation for creating powerful, creative cigars. The La Flor Dominicana Air Bender line, which debuted in January 2010, shows his talents. Air Benders are powered by serious, hearty tobaccos. Beneath a gleaming, dark and oily wrapper grown in Ecuador from Habano-seed lies Dominican tobaccos grown on Gomez's farm in La Canela. The complexity of flavor in the cigar comes from using three seed varieties in the blend: Sumatra, Corojo and piloto Cubano. The La Flor Dominicana Air Bender Matatan, a robusto, is bold and zingy, with a considerable red pepper kick. The name Air Bender comes from the Kung Fu movies Gomez loves, and he likes to say he's bending the air when he smokes a cigar.

Details

Size: Robusto


Filler: Dom. Rep.


Binder: Dom. Rep.


Wrapper: Ecuador


Country: Dominican Republic


Price: $7.00


Issue: Cigar Aficionado – Jan 01, 2012


Designation: Top 25 of 2011 | Rank: 23


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