1. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX cigar

    1. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX

    Battle Rating: 1457 Wins: 9630 Losses: 5316

    OpusX XXX incorporates the original OpusX blend, the first successful Dominican puro—though it has been slightly tweaked for its small size, making for a stronger smoking experience.

  2. Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 cigar

    2. Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1454 Wins: 7779 Losses: 5937

    Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 Reserva is the 3rd release in the Cojonu series by Tatuaje. These cigars feature more full-bodied blends than the traditional Brown Label cigars.

  3. AVO Syncro Nicaragua cigar

    3. AVO Syncro Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1444 Wins: 11178 Losses: 8715

    The first regular release cigar from the newly-rebranded AVO Cigars, the Syncro Nicaragua takes a cue from the bold, rich tobaccos of Nicaragua. Syncro shows a number of “firsts” for the brand, including first regular release Nicaraguan-inspired blend and first regular release box-pressed cigar.

  4. Oliva Serie V Melanio cigar

    4. Oliva Serie V Melanio

    Battle Rating: 1441 Wins: 6746 Losses: 4075

    Oliva Serie V Melanio is the most premium offering from Oliva Cigar Co. It was originally introduced in 2012 and has since earned top accolades industry-wide, including Cigar Aficionado’s #1 cigar for 2014.

  5. Arturo Fuente Hemingway Short Story Maduro cigar

    5. Hemingway Short Story Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1441 Wins: 6789 Losses: 5025

    The Hemingway Short Story Maduro uses the base blend of Fuente’s Hemingway cigar, with a dark, Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper replacing the standard Cameroon leaf of the original.

  6. Illusione Maduro cigar

    6. Illusione Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1441 Wins: 3917 Losses: 3848

    Illusione Maduro is the maduro variant of the brand’s baseline “Original Documents” cigar. This is a true small batch operation, with very careful attention to detail, being rolled by the highly-esteemed TABSA factory in Nicaragua. The cigar’s Mexican San Andrés maduro wrapper adds a nutty sweetness to this fan-favorite blend.

  7. Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013 cigar

    7. Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013

    Battle Rating: 1440 Wins: 6315 Losses: 4492

    Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013, also known as “Private Reserve”, is a fan-favorite, limited edition cigar re-released for Tatuaje’s 10th anniversary. The blend was made as Pete’s Johnson’s attempt at re-creating a custom-rolled cigar he had fallen in love with while spending time in Cuba.

  8. LFD Andalusian Bull cigar

    8. Andalusian Bull

    Battle Rating: 1440 Wins: 5849 Losses: 5270

    La Flor Dominicana follows up their successful “La Nox” cigar with the new “Andalusian Bull” for 2016. Limited in production and using proprietary tobaccos, these intricately rolled figurados are full-bodied, yet smooth.

  9. My Father Le Bijou 1922 cigar

    9. Le Bijou 1922

    Battle Rating: 1439 Wins: 5698 Losses: 3508

    My Father introduced the Le Bijou 1922 cigar in 2009, an ultra-premium blend using 100% Nicaraguan tobaccos and a very dark, Habano Oscuro wrapper. The cigar is known for its full-bodied complexity of spicy/sweet nuances.

  10. La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor cigar

    10. La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor

    Battle Rating: 1439 Wins: 7227 Losses: 4845

    La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor is made for Ashton by the famed Garcia family in Estelí, Nicaragua. Mi Amor uses a Mexican San Andrés maduro wrapper not found on the baseline LADC cigars.