1. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 natural cigar

    1. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1706 Wins: 799 Losses: 332

    Among the many special releases in 2016 for brand patriarch José Orlando Padrón’s 90th birthday was the 1926 Serie No. 90, using special tubo packaging, a new robusto size, and the line’s first use of a non-box-pressed shape.

  2. Padrón 1926 Serie natural cigar

    2. Padrón 1926 Serie – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1663 Wins: 8406 Losses: 4074

    Padrón 1926 Serie Natural cigars debuted in 2002 to celebrate founder José Orlando Padrón’s 75th birthday. This Nicaraguan cigar is widely considered among the best in the world.

  3. Cohiba Behike BHK cigar

    3. Behike BHK

    Battle Rating: 1650 Wins: 6919 Losses: 4307

    The Cohiba Behike BHK is rolled at the famed El Laguito factory in Cuba. Behike features immaculate construction, including the perfectly placed pigtail cap. The cigar is a winner of a number of awards and is often considered the best and most sought-after (currently produced) cigar in the world.

  4. Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration cigar

    4. Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration

    Battle Rating: 1622 Wins: 951 Losses: 427

    Arturo Fuente celebrates 20 years since the original launch of the OpusX with the special-edition Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration, using a new/tweaked blend (including lower-priming wrapper) and a striking new OpusX blue presentation.

  5. Fuente Fuente OpusX Angel's Share cigar

    5. Fuente Fuente OpusX Angel’s Share

    Battle Rating: 1621 Wins: 1299 Losses: 740

    Arturo Fuente introduced the Angel’s Share blend 17 years after the original OpusX cigar. Angel’s Share uses lower priming leaves and a slightly tweaked filler for a milder OpusX experience. The cigars were introduced along a series of new releases to celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary.

  6. RoMa Craft Whiskey Rebellion 1794 Cigar Dojo cigar

    6. Whiskey Rebellion 1794 – Cigar Dojo

    Battle Rating: 1616 Wins: 1556 Losses: 1211

    Whiskey Rebellion 1794 was originally crafted as a limited edition cigar in collaboration with Cigar Dojo. The cigars fall under RoMa Craft’s Intemperance lineup and showcase a unique blend, highlighted by a fiery Ecuador Habano Ligero wrapper. All 500 boxes of the limited allotment sold out in under 1 hour.

  7. Drew Estate Liga Privada No. 9 cigar 1 star

    7. Liga Privada No. 9

    Battle Rating: 1608 Wins: 7729 Losses: 3337

    A maduro lover’s dream come true. The Liga Privada No 9 from Drew Estate is a dark and oily gem that generates a massive billow of smoke with each puff. Liga Privada No. 9 claimed the #1 Cigar of the Year for 2016 at Cigar Wars.

  8. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series maduro cigar

    8. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1606 Wins: 6639 Losses: 2930

    Padrón introduced the 1964 Anniversary Series in 1994, during the height of the great cigar boom. This premium, Nicaraguan smoke remains among the best in the world to this day.

  9. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX cigar

    9. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX

    Battle Rating: 1605 Wins: 7147 Losses: 3147

    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.

  10. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series Natural cigar 1 star

    10. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1600 Wins: 2301 Losses: 1065

    The 1964 Anniversary Series was introduced in 1994 to commemorate Padrón’s 30th anniversary. The cigars are among the most prized in the world, having superior complexity, consistency, and an overall refined smoking experience.