Drew Estate’s Liga Privada brand claims big wins in back-to-back months, as Liga Privada T52 has replaced the Liga Privada No. 9 as the standout winner for November, 2017. This is the T52’s 2nd major win for 2017 (the last being in May), placing the cigar only one win short of the coveted Hall of Fame designation.

Other notable winners include Cohiba Robusto’s 1st appearance as “Highest Ranked Cuban,” La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor’s return as the “Affordable” champ, and OpusX 20 Years Celebration’s continued stint to hold off OpusX Belicoso XXX (the longtime reining champion) as “Highest Ranked Dominican.”

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These are the best-performing cigars for the month of November, 2017. Each of these cigars consistently ranked highly in their respective categories throughout each week in order to earn the top positions.

Highest Scoring November Debut:
Macanudo Inspirado White

Macanudo Inspirado White cigarMacanudo Inspirado White is part of the Inspirado series, made as a counterbalance to Inspirado Black. The blend focuses on a diverse selection of well-aged tobaccos, aiming for a supremely creamy and complex experience.

  • Manufacturer: Macanudo
  • Wrapper: Ecuadoran Connecticut
  • Price: $6.49 – $7.29 (MSRP)
  • Country: Dominican Republic
WEEKLY RANKINGS INFO
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Highest Ranked Natural Shade Cigar:
Liga Privada T52

Liga Privada T52 cigarLiga Privada T52 is the hugely successful successor to Drew Estate’s Liga Privada No. 9 cigar. T52 uses a special, stalk-cut & cured, sun-grown Habano wrapper from the famed Connecticut River Valley. This rare wrapper makes T52 among Drew Estate’s most limited cigars to this day.

  • Manufacturer: Drew Estate
  • Wrapper: Connecticut River Valley Stalk Cut & Cured Sun Grown Habano
  • Price: $11.50 – $16.25
  • Country: Nicaragua

Highest Ranked Maduro Shade Cigar:
Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series – Maduro

Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series Maduro Hall of Fame cigarPadrón 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.

  • Manufacturer: Padrón Cigars
  • Wrapper: Nicaraguan
  • Price: $9.50 – $34.00
  • Country: Nicaragua

Highest Ranked Affordable Cigar:
La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor

La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor cigarLa 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.

  • Manufacturer: Ashton
  • Wrapper: Mexican San Andrés
  • Price: $7.00 – $8.00
  • Country: Nicaragua

Highest Ranked Expensive Cigar:
Liga Privada T52

Liga Privada T52 cigarLiga Privada T52 is the hugely successful successor to Drew Estate’s Liga Privada No. 9 cigar. T52 uses a special, stalk-cut & cured, sun-grown Habano wrapper from the famed Connecticut River Valley. This rare wrapper makes T52 among Drew Estate’s most limited cigars to this day.

  • Manufacturer: Drew Estate
  • Wrapper: Connecticut River Valley Stalk Cut & Cured Sun Grown Habano
  • Price: $11.50 – $16.25
  • Country: Nicaragua

Highest Ranked Cuban Cigar:
Cohiba Robusto

Cohiba Robusto Cuban cigarCohiba Robusto is part of the Cuban brand’s Línea Clásica series, among the first cigars offered from the brand developed by Fidel Castro in the 1960s. The Robusto was added in 1989, shortly after Cohiba’s official debut in 1982. It is among the most sought-after Cuban robustos.

  • Manufacturer: Cohiba
  • Wrapper: Cuban
  • Price: $11.00 – $23.00
  • Country: Cuba

Highest Ranked Dominican Cigar:
Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration

Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration cigarArturo 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.

  • Manufacturer: Arturo Fuente
  • Wrapper: Dominican Shade-Grown (3rd priming)
  • Price: $18.75 – $20.00 (SRP)
  • Country: Dominican Republic

Highest Ranked Honduran Cigar:
Prensado

Alec Bradley Prensado cigarAlec Bradley Prensado is best known for winning CA’s Cigar of the Year award in 2011. Since then, Alec Bradley has been a staple in many cigar enthusiast’s humidors. Highlights include a near-perfect, box-pressed construction, full flavors, and a unique, tangy profile.

  • Manufacturer: Alec Bradley
  • Wrapper: Honduran Trojes Corojo
  • Price: $8.25 – $11.25
  • Country: Honduras

Highest Ranked Nicaraguan Cigar:
Liga Privada T52

Liga Privada T52 cigarLiga Privada T52 is the hugely successful successor to Drew Estate’s Liga Privada No. 9 cigar. T52 uses a special, stalk-cut & cured, sun-grown Habano wrapper from the famed Connecticut River Valley. This rare wrapper makes T52 among Drew Estate’s most limited cigars to this day.

  • Manufacturer: Drew Estate
  • Wrapper: Connecticut River Valley Stalk Cut & Cured Sun Grown Habano
  • Price: $11.50 – $16.25
  • Country: Nicaragua

Highest Ranked Cigar Overall:
Liga Privada T52

Liga Privada T52 cigarLiga Privada T52 is the hugely successful successor to Drew Estate’s Liga Privada No. 9 cigar. T52 uses a special, stalk-cut & cured, sun-grown Habano wrapper from the famed Connecticut River Valley. This rare wrapper makes T52 among Drew Estate’s most limited cigars to this day.

  • Manufacturer: Drew Estate
  • Wrapper: Connecticut River Valley Stalk Cut & Cured Sun Grown Habano
  • Price: $11.50 – $16.25
  • Country: Nicaragua