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  1. Arturo Fuente Hemingway Short Story Maduro cigar

    1. Hemingway Short Story Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1434 Wins: 5815 Losses: 4081

    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.

  2. New World by AJ Fernandez cigar

    2. New World

    Battle Rating: 1430 Wins: 5392 Losses: 3672

    New World marked the next era for industry veteran A.J. Fernandez. Co-blended with A.J.’s father, the cigars feature big flavors and an unusually affordable price. A common favorite amongst maduro enthusiasts as a daily, budget smoke.

  3. La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor cigar

    3. La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor

    Battle Rating: 1429 Wins: 6192 Losses: 3843

    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.

  4. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX cigar

    4. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX

    Battle Rating: 1426 Wins: 8559 Losses: 4308

    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.

  5. Drew Estate Liga Privada No. 9 cigar 2 stars

    5. Liga Privada No. 9

    Battle Rating: 1426 Wins: 9452 Losses: 4624

    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.

  6. Camacho American Barrel-Aged cigar

    6. American Barrel-Aged

    Battle Rating: 1426 Wins: 6451 Losses: 5159

    Camacho American Barrel-Aged takes whiskey-meets-cigars to the next level, using nearly 100% American tobaccos and aging Honduran Cuban-seed Corojo for 5 months in used bourbon barrels.

  7. Drew Estate Liga Privada Dirty Rat cigar

    7. Dirty Rat

    Battle Rating: 1426 Wins: 6202 Losses: 3943

    Dirty Rat is the first cigar in Drew Estate’s Liga Privada Único Serie, a collection of premium cigars featuring custom-tweaked blends to fit unique vitolas.

  8. Fuente Fuente OpusX Lost City cigar

    8. Fuente Fuente OpusX Lost City

    Battle Rating: 1426 Wins: 5664 Losses: 3251

    Fuente Fuente OpusX Lost City is a variation of the famous OpusX blend, which uses an unusual selection of tobaccos grown later in the year, during the summer months. The tobaccos are said to be aged for 5 years before rolling and are created in small batches annually.

  9. Cohiba Siglo II cigar

    9. Siglo II

    Battle Rating: 1425 Wins: 5315 Losses: 4397

    The Cohiba Siglo II is the petit corona vitola in the premium Siglo line by the legendary Cohiba. Measuring 5×42, these are among the most sought-after Cuban cigars.

  10. Illusione "Original Documents" cigar

    10. Illusione “Original Documents”

    Battle Rating: 1425 Wins: 3921 Losses: 4065

    Illusione’s first core-line offering, “Original Documents”, features a Nicaraguan puro blend and is a true small batch offering, utilizing the premium Aganorsa tobaccos and being crafted at the esteemed TABSA factory in Nicaragua.

  11. Camacho Shellback cigar

    11. Shellback

    Battle Rating: 1424 Wins: 4498 Losses: 5555

    This 6×50 toro is a limited cigar and features an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper with Nicaraguan binder and fillers. Shellback is a limited release cigar for 2015, incorporating a nautical theme.

  12. Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Sobremesa cigar

    12. Sobremesa

    Battle Rating: 1423 Wins: 6777 Losses: 3996

    Sobremesa is the first release from Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust, the latest venture from industry veteran Steve Saka—marking a highly-anticipated release for cigar enthusiasts worldwide, after Saka’s departure from Drew Estate.

  13. Crowned Heads J.D. Howard Reserve cigar

    13. J.D. Howard Reserve

    Battle Rating: 1423 Wins: 3795 Losses: 4641

    Crowned Heads’ third regular production release, J.D. Howard Reserve, pays homage to outlaw Jesse James. This Western-themed smoke takes on a similar character, with smokey, campfire-like notes throughout.

  14. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 natural cigar

    14. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1423 Wins: 3155 Losses: 2397

    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.

  15. L'Atelier Côte d’Or cigar

    15. Côte d’Or

    Battle Rating: 1422 Wins: 5573 Losses: 5264

    L’Atelier Côte d’Or is the brand’s most premium cigar offering to date. It utilizes the rare Pelo de Oro tobaccos, an ultra-premium and rare tobacco variety.

  16. Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 cigar

    16. Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1422 Wins: 6664 Losses: 4857

    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.

  17. Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco cigar

    17. Cuatro Cinco Reserva Especial

    Battle Rating: 1422 Wins: 4984 Losses: 4513

    Cuatro Cinco Reserva Especial by Joya de Nicaragua is a re-release of the original cigar from 2013. The cigars are now back by popular demand, with a slightly tweaked blend. Cuatro Cinco features Grade A Nicaraguan tobaccos aged in vintage, white oak barrels.

  18. Padrón Series - Maduro cigar

    18. Padrón Series – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1422 Wins: 5070 Losses: 3371

    The Padrón Series is among the most recognized cigars in the world. Also known as the “Thousand Series”, these Nicaraguan puros are Padrón’s baseline cigar offering.

  19. A. Florez 1975 Serie Privada Capa Habano cigar

    19. 1975 Serie Privada Capa Habano

    Battle Rating: 1421 Wins: 4796 Losses: 4766

    The A. Florez 1975 Serie Privada Capa Habano cigar took home the prestigious honor of #10 cigar of the year in 2014. It is crafted at PDR Cigars in the Dominican Republic, making use of an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper, box press, and Entubado rolling technique.

  20. Oliva Serie V Melanio cigar

    20. Oliva Serie V Melanio

    Battle Rating: 1421 Wins: 5800 Losses: 3167

    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.

  21. Caldwell Blind Man's Bluff cigar

    21. Blind Man’s Bluff

    Battle Rating: 1421 Wins: 1978 Losses: 1859

    Caldwell Cigar Co. introduced Blind Man’s Bluff in 2015, offering the premium look of their high-end products but with a lower price point. As Caldwell is known to team with well-established cigar manufacturers, BMP features Honduran tobaccos and is made at the famed Camacho factory (Agroindustrias Laepe S.A.) in Honduras.

  22. Aging Room Small Batch M356 cigar

    22. Aging Room M356

    Battle Rating: 1420 Wins: 5437 Losses: 4352

    The Aging Room M356 was the first cigar under the Aging Room Small Batch series by Boutique Blends. The cigars are created in small batches in the Dominican Republic. Upon its release in 2011, M356 went on to win multiple year-end cigar awards.

  23. ACID Kuba Kuba cigar

    23. ACID Kuba Kuba

    Battle Rating: 1420 Wins: 2717 Losses: 5394

    Potentially Drew Estate’s most popular cigar in the ACID lineup. These “fat robustos” come at a more premium price point, offering a medium bodied experience.

  24. Brick House cigar

    24. Brick House

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 7088 Losses: 8115

    Brick House cigars are made by J.C. Newman in Tampa Bay’s Cigar City area. Originally crafted from 100% Cuban tobaccos, the cigars are now Nicaraguan puros.

  25. Liga Privada Papas Fritas

    25. Liga Privada Papas Fritas

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 7925 Losses: 7046

    Papas Fritas are the affordable, snack-sized Liga Privada offering. These “French Fries” feature short-filler tobaccos from original Liga Privada cigars.

  26. Montecristo No. 2 cigar

    26. Montecristo No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 8628 Losses: 6009

    Montecristo is the world’s largest cigar brand, and at the center of the brand is the Montecristo No. 2 cigar—the best of the best. Critically acclaimed and world-renowned, it’s a classic, to say the least.

  27. Caldwell Eastern Standard cigar

    27. Eastern Standard

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 6161 Losses: 5277

    Caldwell Eastern Standard uses rare and vintage tobaccos and is crafted at the Ventura factory in the Dominican Republic. The cigar makes use of a unique, dark Conncticut hybrid wrapper over vintage fillers.

  28. Perdomo 20th Anniversary Maduro cigar

    28. Perdomo 20th Anniversary Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 4019 Losses: 3434

    Perdomo celebrates its 20th anniversary with a special blend. The 20th Anniversary is 100% Nicaraguan, using a wrapper leaf that has been aged in used bourbon barrels for an additional 14 months for added complexity.

  29. Arturo Fuente Añejo No. 77 the Shark cigar

    29. Añejo No. 77 “Shark”

    Battle Rating: 1418 Wins: 9567 Losses: 5830

    The Añejo No. 77 “Shark” cigar is the most sought-after size in the legendary Añejo line by Arturo Fuente. The cigars feature a unique, box-pressed Piramide vitola and a cognac-aged Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper over Dominican fillers.

  30. Padrón Dámaso cigar

    30. Padrón Dámaso

    Battle Rating: 1418 Wins: 7678 Losses: 7095

    Padrón Dámaso marks a huge change for Padrón, one of the world’s leading cigar brands. For the first time, a Padrón cigar features a Connecticut-seed wrapper. This cigar fills the gap in their lineup, now including a premium cigar for the mild palate.

  31. AJ Fernandez New World Connecticut cigar

    31. New World Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1418 Wins: 4985 Losses: 5002

    AJ Fernandez debuts the New World Connecticut, a Connecticut Shade version of the popular New World cigar, featuring full flavors at an affordable price.

  32. Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013 cigar

    32. Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013

    Battle Rating: 1418 Wins: 5348 Losses: 3548

    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.

  33. Espinosa Habano cigar

    33. Espinosa Habano

    Battle Rating: 1417 Wins: 7614 Losses: 6659

    The Espinosa Habano cigar has been updated with a sleek new look and slightly tweaked blend, making for a more refined version of this classic, award-winning cigar.

  34. Tatuaje Anarchy Microblend cigar

    34. Anarchy

    Battle Rating: 1417 Wins: 6399 Losses: 6989

    Tatuaje Anarchy cigars were the 1st cigar in Smoke Inn’s Microblend Series. These dark, Ecuadorian Habano-wrapped Nicaraguans are now a collector’s item in the cigar scene.

  35. Altadis USA Montecristo cigar

    35. Montecristo (Dominican Republic)

    Battle Rating: 1417 Wins: 2439 Losses: 3050

    Altadis USA showcases the Dominican side of the world-renowned Montecristo brand. Often known as the Montecristo Yellow, the cigar uses a delicate, Connecitcut shade wrapper over Dominican fillers for a silky smooth smoking experience.

  36. Macanudo Inspirado White cigar

    36. Macanudo Inspirado White

    Battle Rating: 1416 Wins: 1995 Losses: 2131

    Macanudo 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.

  37. Warped Futuro cigar

    37. Futuro

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 7664 Losses: 7846

    Futuro is the brainchild of Kyle Gellis of Warped and Max Fernandez, son of Eduardo Fernandez of AGANORSA. The cigars use the famed AGANORSA farm’s most premium tobaccos from their top secret “tobacco vault”.

  38. Epic Maduro Reserva cigar

    38. Epic Maduro Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 6972 Losses: 7708

    Epic Maduro is made in the Dominican Republic and features superb craftsmanship, along with a rich, full, and aromatic smoking experience unlike many maduro cigars today.

  39. Illusione Epernay cigar

    39. Epernay

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 6884 Losses: 7337

    Illusione Epernay is a Nicaraguan puro, featuring a smooth and delicate profile, with full flavors and a brilliant complexity. The cigar uses a unique, ligero-free blend that takes away any intense nicotine kick, replaced with subtle nuances.

  40. La Hacienda by Warped Cigars

    40. La Hacienda

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 7127 Losses: 6989

    Warped Cigars continues its quest to bring the classic Cuban cigar heritage to the modern smoker. La Hacienda offers a medium-bodied, well-balanced smoking experience at a surprisingly affordable price point.

  41. Ashton VSG Virgin Sun Grown cigar

    41. Ashton VSG

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 8297 Losses: 6125

    Ashton Virgin Sun Grown cigars feature a proprietary, sun-grown wrapper over Dominican fillers that have been blended by the renowned Fuente family in the Dominican Republic.

  42. Fratello Bianco cigar

    42. Fratello Bianco

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 4457 Losses: 5167

    Fratello Cigars debuts their sophomore release with the Fratello Bianco. Despite the name, the cigar is actually darker than the original release, using a San Andrés Mexican maduro wrapper over a diverse filler blend.

  43. Southern Draw Firethorn cigar

    43. Southern Draw Firethorn

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 3543 Losses: 4887

    Southern Draw Firethorn is the 2nd cigar released by boutique brand Southern Draw out of Texas. The cigars focus on Southern values and having a smooth draw—every time. This is the brand’s Habano offering, being produced at Tabacalera Fernandez in Nicaragua.

  44. Leccia Tobacco Black cigar

    44. Leccia Black

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 4066 Losses: 4463

    Leccia Tobacco introduced the Leccia Black in 2013 to rave reviews from cigar enthusiasts, as it successfully incorporated fire-cured tobaccos in the blend. Leccia was among the first to re-introduce such a technique to the world of premium cigars, which quickly became a popular trend.

  45. Fuente Fuente OpusX Angel's Share cigar

    45. Fuente Fuente OpusX Angel’s Share

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 3465 Losses: 2587

    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.

  46. Room101 Master Collection Three cigar

    46. Master Collection Three

    Battle Rating: 1414 Wins: 5945 Losses: 7607

    Master Collection Three by Room101 is the epic conclusion to the brand’s upscale, limited edition trilogy. The cigar uses an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper over DOminican and Nicaraguan fillers, crafted at the Camacho factory in Honduras.

  47. Crowned Heads Four Kicks cigar

    47. Four Kicks

    Battle Rating: 1414 Wins: 5287 Losses: 5045

    Four Kicks was the first release by Nashville-based brand Crowned Heads. The cigars feature primarily Nicaraguan tobaccos and are made in the Dominican Republic under the watchful eye of Master Blender E.P. Carrillo. A medium-bodied, full-flavored smoking experience.

  48. Cubariqueño Protocol Themis cigar

    48. Protocol Themis

    Battle Rating: 1414 Wins: 1852 Losses: 1838

    Protocol Themis is the 3rd cigar introduced by boutique brand Cubariqueño Cigar Company. Themis uses a Connecticut shade wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers and is produced at the La Zona factory in Estelí. Themis is mild/medium in body and known for offering great balance.

  49. Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchills cigar

    49. Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchills

    Battle Rating: 1413 Wins: 7492 Losses: 7857

    Wide Churchills is a new size variant of the popular Cuban brand, released in 2010, shortly after the successful Short Churchill size. It is among the most popular RyJ cigars, having a unique vitola in the Cuban cigar world.

  50. CAO Colombia cigar

    50. CAO Colombia

    Battle Rating: 1413 Wins: 6525 Losses: 8796

    CAO Colombia features a unique multi-national blend of tobaccos, ranging from Honduras, Colombia, Cameroon, and Brazil—to top it off, it’s made in Nicaragua. The CAO world tobacco tour continues with this ridiculously affordable smoke.

  51. La Jugada Habano cigar

    51. La Jugada Habano

    Battle Rating: 1413 Wins: 7515 Losses: 7335

    The number one cigar of the year in 2013 the La Jugada Habano is full flavored and full strength giving plenty of smoking satisfaction for a great price.

  52. Quesada 40th Anniversary cigar

    52. Quesada 40th Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1413 Wins: 7130 Losses: 6973

    The Quesada 40th Anniversary cigar commemorates the company’s Master Blender Manuel Quesada and his 40 years in the cigar industry with a special blend.

  53. Davidoff Escurio 60x6 cigar

    53. Davidoff Escurio

    Battle Rating: 1413 Wins: 2540 Losses: 2148

    Davidoff Escurio marks the second cigar in the brand’s Discovery series (aka Black Label), offering exotic flavor inspiration from Rio, Brazil.

  54. ROMEO 505 Nicaragua cigar

    54. ROMEO 505 Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1413 Wins: 1471 Losses: 1502

    ROMEO 505 Nicaragua is the only Romeo y Julieta cigar to be made in Nicaragua using 100% Nicaraguan tobaccos. The blend follows in the footsteps of the 2012 introduction of ROMEO, a modernization of the classic RyJ brand. 505 is medium to full-bodied and boasts a Nicaraguan profile of earth, toast, dried fruit, wood, and leather.

  55. Padrón 1926 Serie natural cigar

    55. Padrón 1926 Serie – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 10472 Losses: 5867

    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.

  56. RoMa Crfat Tobac Intemperance BA XXI cigar

    56. Intemperance BA XXI

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 7559 Losses: 7134

    RoMa Craft Intemperance BA XXI cigars showcase the darker side of this line, using a unique Brazilian Arapiraca maduro wrapper over a diverse, multi-national filler blend.

  57. Arturo Fuente Don Carlos Personal Reserve Eye of the Shark cigar

    57. Don Carlos Eye of the Shark

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 6353 Losses: 4052

    Arturo Fuente has released the Don Carlos Eye of the Shark cigar to much fanfare. This undisclosed blend is a limited release, rolled in the famous “Shark” vitola, made popular by the Añejo No. 77 cigar.

  58. La Gloria Cubana Serie R cigar

    58. La Gloria Cubana Serie R

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 4166 Losses: 3592

    La Gloria Cubana Serie R is known for helping to spark interest for the more modern style of boutique cigars, with big flavors and equally big ring gauges. In 1999, the brand was sold to General Cigar Company by Ernesto Perez-Carrillo.

  59. San Cristóbal de La Habana cigar

    59. San Cristóbal de La Habana El Príncipe

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 3323 Losses: 3530

    El Príncipe by San Cristóbal de La Habana is the smallest size in the lineup. This Petit Corona offers a mild-medium body and surprisingly intricate and complex flavors for its size—described as heavy in floral and cocoa nuances.

  60. Liga Privada T52 cigar

    60. Liga Privada T52

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 2832 Losses: 2204

    Liga 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.

  61. Matilde Oscura cigar

    61. Matilde Oscura

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 7483 Losses: 6366

    The Matilde Oscura is Matilde Cigars’ follow-up release from 2014’s Renacer cigar. For this release, the brand has turned to the dark side, using a dark, Mexican San Andrés maduro wrapper.

  62. Jericho Hill cigar

    62. Jericho Hill

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 8827 Losses: 6387

    With a deep, dark, Mexican San Andrés Maduro wrapper, this cigar comes out of the My Father Factory in Nicaragua and quickly became a fan favorite among boutique cigar smokers.

  63. Sensei's Sensational Sarsaparilla cigar

    63. Sarsaparilla

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 7640 Losses: 6801

    The widely popular “Sensei’s Sensational Sarsaparilla” was the Cigar Dojo’s follow-up to the Drew Estate Undercrown DOGMA. The Sarsaparilla was well received, garnering great reviews and completely selling out in just a few weeks.

  64. Tatuaje Havana VI Verocu cigar

    64. Havana VI Verocu

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 5643 Losses: 4537

    Tatuaje Havana VI Verocu cigars are now a regular production release from Tatuaje. The cigars feature a tweaked, more full-bodied blend from the original “Red Label” cigars.

  65. L'Atelier Imports Extension de la Racine ER15 cigar

    65. L’Atelier Extension de la Racine

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 3896 Losses: 4197

    L’Atelier Extension de la Racine is an annual, limited edition cigar that is rolled in a new vitola each year. The cigar features the rare Sanctí Spiritus tobacco and a Nicaraguan puro blend.

  66. The T. cigar by Caldwell Booth Fernandez

    66. The T.

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 1922 Losses: 1806

    The T. (formerly known as TRUTH) is among the most sought-after cigars for 2017. This limited edition cigar uses a Nicaraguan puro blend and is a collaboration between Matt Booth, Robert Caldwell, and AJ Fernandez.

  67. J.R.E. Aladino Lancero cigar

    67. Aladino

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 1384 Losses: 1419

    Aladino is the preeminent line from JRE Tobacco Company, a Honduran-based brand owned by Julio R. Eiroa and his son Justo. The cigar is built from 100% Honduran Corojo tobacco, all harvested from Julio’s acclaimed Eiroa Tobacco Farm, located in the Jamastran Valley. Aladino is medium-bodied, showcasing a classic flavor profile that is said to be similar to Cuban cigars of the 1950s.

  68. 68. CroMagnon Fomorian

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 5233 Losses: 8626

    The CroMagnon Fomorian is an altered version of RoMa Craft’s Connecticut Broadleaf-wrapped CroMagnon cigar. This limited edition cigar features a Candela wrapper and has been released in 2013 (10 boxes of 24) and 2014 (100 boxes of 24).

  69. Crowned Heads Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2014 cigar

    69. Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2014

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 8976 Losses: 6853

    The legendary Las Calaveras EL 2014 cigar went on to be among the most popular cigars throughout 2014 and remains a fan-favorite smoke in the cigar scene to this day. Largely considered superior to its 2015 variant.

  70. Rocky Patel Freedom cigar

    70. Rocky Patel Freedom

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 6481 Losses: 8489

    Rocky Patel Freedom is a Nicaraguan puro designed to do 2 things: taste good, and battle for the rights of American cigar smokers against the imposed FDA regulations.

  71. Nat Sherman Epoca cigar

    71. Epoca

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 4610 Losses: 5923

    Nat Sherman Epoca opts to recreate the glory days that made Nat Sherman famous, using Dominican tobaccos to recreate the brand’s first cigar from 1929.

  72. Warped Corto cigar

    72. Corto

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 4732 Losses: 5234

    Using 100% Aganorsa leaf, this Nicaraguan puro is packed with flavor. The Corto (meaning short) has a slight box press to it and will be a annual release from Warped Cigars, with each year bringing a new size.

  73. San Cristobal Ovation cigar

    73. San Cristobal Ovation

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 5116 Losses: 4256

    San Cristobal Ovation is the first limited edition cigar in the SC line. Crafted by the famed Garcia family, Ovation uses a special 2.5 year double-fermentation on its San Andrés Oscuro wrapper.

  74. Rocky Patel Vintage 1992 cigar

    74. Vintage 1992

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 3284 Losses: 3334

    Rocky Patel has become well-known for their Vintage cigar blends. With Vintage 1992, the cigar showcases a 10-year-aged wrapper over Nicaraguan & Dominican long-fillers, crafted in the Honduras.

  75. Davidoff Puro d'Oro Eminentes cigar

    75. Davidoff Puro d’Oro

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 3165 Losses: 2780

    Davidoff Puro d’Oro incorporates a unique, Dominican Yamasá wrapper—a proprietary tobacco pioneered by Davidoff Master Blender Hendrik Kelner over the course of 10 years. The cigar uses a Dominican puro blend, offering a refined profile.

  76. Drew Estate Undercrown Sun Grown

    76. Undercrown Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 2405 Losses: 2132

    Drew Estate Undercrown Sun Grown is the third cigar in the Undercrown series of cigars, using a Nicaraguan blend and Ecuadorian Sumatra Sun Grown wrapper. This unique blend sets itself apart from the heavy-hitting maduro of the original or the mild characteristics of Undercrown Shade—falling somewhere in between.

  77. Camacho Nicaraguan Barrel-Aged cigar

    77. Nicaraguan Barrel-Aged

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 2148 Losses: 2109

    Camacho introduces the followup cigar to American Barrel-Aged with a diverse, five-country blend that focuses on Nicaraguan Corojo ’99 filler tobaccos aged in used Flor de Caña rum barrels, making for a unique take on a Nicaraguan-focused smoking profile.

  78. Bolívar Cuban cigar

    78. Bolívar

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 8900 Losses: 6925

    Bolívar is among the most well-known, acclaimed Cuban cigars in the world. With a goodly dose of ligero tobacco, it is known for its bold smoking profile.

  79. Nestor Miranda Habano cigar

    79. Nestor Miranda Habano

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 6332 Losses: 8585

    The Nestor Miranda Habano is a balanced cigar produced at the My Father Cigars factory in Nicaragua featuring a full flavor profile at an affordable price.

  80. Acid Cold Infusion cigar

    80. Acid Cold Infusion

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 4589 Losses: 10585

    A flavored cigar that will leave your taste buds spinning. The Acid Cold Infusion from the Drew Estate Factory in Nicaragua is an affordable and fun stick to break up the monotony.

  81. Espinosa La Zona Connecticut cigar

    81. La Zona Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 6097 Losses: 8863

    La Zona Connecticut cigars by Espinosa Cigars are the standard in bang-for-your-buck smokes. With 80-count coffin boxes available, these mild-yet-flavorful smokes are a no-brainer for a daily-smoke cigar.

  82. El Güegüense cigar by Foundation Cigar Co.

    82. El Güegüense

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 8536 Losses: 7179

    El Güegüense is the first cigar from Foundation Cigar Co., a new project from Nick Melillo—one of the most decorated cigar blenders for the modern era.

  83. Camacho Corojo cigar

    83. Camacho Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 7246 Losses: 7691

    At the center of Camacho’s BOLD lineup is the Corojo, consisting of original Cuban-seed Corojo tobacco, grown in Honduras since being smuggled out of Cuba in the 1960’s. Camacho now carries the torch for the original Corojo, as Cuba has since switched to hybrid, mold-resilient tobaccos.

  84. Drew Estate Undercrown Shade cigar

    84. Undercrown Shade

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 5992 Losses: 4729

    Drew Estate has unveiled the Undercrown Shade, the long-awaited counterpart to the original Undercrown cigar. The cigar features an Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper over a diverse filler blend, making for a more full-bodied version of the traditionally smooth Connecticut.

  85. Illusione Haut 10 cigar

    85. Haut 10

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 3185 Losses: 3434

    Illusione celebrates their 10th anniversary with a special Nicaraguan puro blend, dubbed Haut 10. Working with the esteemed TABSA factory and AGANORSA farms, a special blend has been chosen, featuring a “Grade AAA” Cafe Claro Corojo wrapper and triple sorting to guarantee supreme performance.

  86. Room101 OSOK One Shot One Kill

    86. OSOK

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 6929 Losses: 7317

    The Room101 OSOK – One Shot One Kill is a classic release for cigar enthusiasts. This limited edition cigar was rolled in its entirety by one man, using tobaccos that cannot be reproduced—the cigar’s blend will never be made again.

  87. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series maduro cigar

    87. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 8743 Losses: 4696

    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.

  88. Gurkha Heritage cigar

    88. Gurkha Heritage

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 4985 Losses: 9386

    The Gurkha Heritage features a medium-bodied blend crafted in Nicaragua, with a Rosado Ecuadorian Habano wrapper and a diverse filler blend.

  89. Herrera Estelí cigar

    89. Herrera Estelí

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 5544 Losses: 3495

    Herrera Estelí was the first cigar blended by Willy Herrera after joining Drew Estate. This Habano blend went on to win multiple awards throughout 2013. The cigars have proven quite successful, with multiple sizes and exclusives added to the line since its launch.

  90. My Father Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial cigar

    90. Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 4259 Losses: 2988

    Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial is Jaime’s own blend, son of the famous José “Pepin” Garcia. Jaime showcases a darker side for the typically-Cubanesque brand, using a thick, Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers.

  91. Henry Clay Brevas

    91. Henry Clay

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 2554 Losses: 3180

    Moved from Havana to Dominican Republic, Henry Clay is among the most well-known brands in the world. The Domincan cigar (Brevas) features a hefty Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper. The cigars are known to be an inspiration to “maduro legend” Pete Johnson of Tatuaje.

  92. Hoyo La Amistad cigar

    92. Hoyo La Amistad

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 3512 Losses: 3285

    Hoyo de Monterrey entered the modern era of premium cigars in early 2016 with the rebranded HOYO. The brand now teams with industry veteran AJ Fernandez for a special, limited edition blend that showcases AJ’s knowledge of Nicaraguan tobacco.

  93. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 maduro cigar

    93. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 3844 Losses: 2944

    Padrón celebrates brand patriarch José Orlando Padrón’s 90th birthday with the 1926 Serie No. 90, a special version of the 1926 blend in tubo packaging and a rare, non-box-pressed format.

  94. Asylum Medulla Oblongata cigar

    94. Medulla Oblongata

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 1984 Losses: 2097

    Medulla Oblongata by Asylum Cigars explores the two sides of the human brain. For this release, each cigar vitola is offered in a round (Medulla) and box-pressed (Oblongata) shape. 50-count boxes are split down the center, offering both the Medulla and Oblongata.

  95. Tatuaje Négociant Monopole cigar

    95. Négociant

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 2049 Losses: 2088

    Tatuaje Négociant is crafted in 4 sizes, dubbed Négociant Monopole No. 1 – 4. This represents Tatuaje’s borrowing of sister company L’Atelier Imports’ blend and marketing it as their own. The name is a French wine-making term, where wines may use grapes from another vineyard but are bottled under their own label.

  96. Ashton ESG cigar

    96. Ashton ESG

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 9292 Losses: 6918

    The Aston ESG (Estate Sun Grown) is a Dominican puro that is wrapped in a luxurious, flavorful, and very rare, shade grown Cuban seed tobacco. Priced around $20, these are not intended to be a daily smoke but work perfect for a celebratory cigar.

  97. AVO Syncro Nicaragua cigar

    97. AVO Syncro Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 9236 Losses: 6793

    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.

  98. Gurkha Ghost cigar

    98. Gurkha Ghost

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 6088 Losses: 9396

    Thought by many to be one of the better Gurkhas on the the market the Ghost is adorned with an oily Brazilian Arapiraca maduro wrapper. The Gurkha Ghost is a medium strength, full flavored, cigar produced at the PDR Factory in the DR.

  99. Espinosa Laranja Reserva cigar

    99. Laranja Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 9546 Losses: 6437

    The Espinosa Laranja Reserva set a new standard in style and quality throughout the Espinosa Cigars lineup. The cigar features a strikingly orange-hued Brazilian wrapper.

  100. Punch Signature cigar

    100. Punch Signature

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 6160 Losses: 8230

    Punch showcases a throwback cigar with Punch Signature. Old school themes, marketing, and even similar Corojo seed tobaccos have been used for this retro-inspired blend.

  101. Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 2 cigar

    101. Hoyo de Monterrey Épicure No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 8179 Losses: 6289

    Hoyo de Monterrey Épicure No. 2 is among the most notorious robustos in the world. Cigar enthusiasts praise this smoke as being among the world’s best, Cuban or non.

  102. Flor de D'Crossier 512 cigar

    102. Flor de D’Crossier 512

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 7523 Losses: 6576

    The Flor de D’Crossier 512 is D’Crossier Cigars first attempt at a inexpensive offering and they hit a home run. These Costa Rican, salty, sweet, and savory, cigars feature a perfect draw, tons of flavor, and endless satisfaction. The Corona Gorda size it the best in our opinion but frankly you can’t go wrong with any vitola of Flor de D’Crissier 512.

  103. Oliva Master Blends 3 cigar

    103. Master Blends 3

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 5223 Losses: 4276

    The Oliva Master Blends 3 was originally released as a limited edition cigar in 2006. It is now crafted on a regular basis in small quantities out of Oliva’s factory in Nicaragua.

  104. BLK WKS Studio Boondocks Saint cigar

    104. Boondocks Saint

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 2948 Losses: 3447

    Black Works Studio is the sister company of boutique brand Black Label Trading Co., focusing on the craft of Estelí-based Fabrica de Oveja Negra. Among the brand’s first offerings is Boondocks Saint, using a diverse blend of Nicaragua, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut tobaccos and a Pennsylvania Broadleaf wrapper.

  105. Drew Estate Undercrown Flying Pig cigar

    105. Undercrown Flying Pig

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 2980 Losses: 2448

    Drew Estate introduced their fan-favorite “Flying Pig” size to the Undercrown line of cigars in 2012. The cigars were originally available only to the Netherlands and considered among Drew Estate’s most sought after releases.

  106. CLE Corojo cigar

    106. CLE Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 2412 Losses: 2474

    Among CLE Cigars’ most popular offerings is their core-line CLE Corojo. The cigar showcases the esteemed Eiroa family’s rich heritage for Honduran, Cuban-seed tobacco.

  107. Cohiba Blue cigar

    107. Cohiba Blue

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 2146 Losses: 2381

    Cohiba Blue offers an entry point for cigar consumers into the premium collection of Cohiba’s Dominican-based cigars; using a diverse, three-country blend and proprietary, Honduran OSA tobaccos on the cigar’s wrapper and binder.

  108. Tatuaje TAA 2012 cigar

    108. Tatuaje TAA 2012

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 8003 Losses: 5112

    Tatuaje’s TAA blends are some of the brand’s most popular limited edition cigars. Each year (with the exception of 2013), Tatuaje has released an altered size of this box-pressed Connecticut Broadleaf blend for the Tobacconists’ Association of America.

  109. Sindicato cigar

    109. Sindicato

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 6878 Losses: 8120

    Featuring a very limited and unique Shade Grown Corojo wrapper, the Sindicato features creamy flavors with notes of graham crackers and cinnamon – a full-flavored stick with a medium to full strength profile.

  110. Ramón Allones cigar

    110. Ramón Allones

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 8040 Losses: 7386

    Ramón Allones is one of the oldest and most well-known cigar brands in the world (est. 1845). This medium-full bodied, luxurious smoke claims fame to some serious pioneering in the cigar world, including inventing the cigar band and using colorful lithographs for box art.

  111. Joya Red cigar by Joya de Nicaragua

    111. Joya Red

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 7295 Losses: 8151

    With the combination of full, easy-to-love flavors and a ridiculously affordable price point, Joya Red is one of the best bang-for-your-buck stciks on the market

  112. The Rake cigar by Moya Ruiz

    112. The Rake

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 7049 Losses: 7604

    The Rake by Moya Ruiz is a full flavor, full strength, cigar that comes in a box that functions as a rake box when you are playing a game of poker with friends.

  113. Nomad Esteli Lot 8613 cigar

    113. Nomad Esteli Lot 8613

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 6149 Losses: 7731

    Smooth, consistent, and full flavored, the Nomad Cigars Company Esteli Lot 8613 is produced at the famed Tobacalera AJ Fernandez factory in Nicaragua.

  114. My Father cigar

    114. My Father

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 5126 Losses: 2994

    My Father is a classic blend that smoked so nice, Master Blender (and cigar legend) Don Pepin named his company and cigar factory for it! It uses an Ecuadorian Habano-Rosado wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers and just seems to embody everything a classic, full-flavored cigar should be.

  115. Illusione ~eccj~ 20th cigar

    115. ~eccj~ 20th

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 3288 Losses: 3537

    Illusione returns to the popular blend from the original ~eccj~ 15th, which became the basis for their Epernay line. The cigar’s size and blend have been tweaked for this limited edition release, making for a more refined experience.

  116. A.J. Fernandez Last Call Maduro cigar

    116. Last Call Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 3335 Losses: 3284

    Last Call Maduro by AJF Cigar Co. is the followup to the rothschild-sized Last Call cigar introduced in early 2016. The new blend utilizes a Nicaraguan puro blend, complete with a Nicaraguan-grown Pennsylvania Broadleaf-seed wrapper.

  117. Viaje Honey & Hand Grenades cigar

    117. Honey & Hand Grenades

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 2604 Losses: 2917

    Viaje Honey & Hand Grenades is one of the most recognizable cigars in the world of craft/boutiques, using figurado shapes and bright, foil-wrapped packaging. The cigars use a Nicaraguan puro blend and have been made for 2012, 2013, and 2016 small-batch releases.

  118. Liga Privada UF-13 Dark cigar

    118. Liga Privada Único Serie UF-13 Dark

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 2889 Losses: 2395

    Liga Privada Único Serie UF-13 Dark cigars were introduced in 2013. The blend was originally a contender to become the T52 cigar, but was re-branded and re-blended, making for a stronger version of T52, while retaining a similar complexity.

  119. Cohiba Robusto Cuban cigar

    119. Cohiba Robusto

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 2706 Losses: 2293

    Cohiba 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.

  120. CAO Amazon Anaconda cigar

    120. Amazon Anaconda

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 2196 Losses: 2102

    CAO finishes their sought-after Amazon Trilogy with Amazon Anaconda, a limited edition, exotic blend that focuses on tobacco growing and processing techniques of the Brazilian rainforest.

  121. Drew Estate Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang cigar

    121. Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 1967 Losses: 2178

    Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang is an unusual blend from Drew Estate’s MUWAT sub-brand, showcasing a contrast of fire-cured tobaccos and a candela wrapper. This is intended to be a sweeter, more approachable variant of the original MUWAT Kentucky Fire Cured cigar.

  122. Camacho Ecuador cigar

    122. Camacho Ecuador

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 8114 Losses: 7814

    Released in 2014, the Camacho Ecuador is a reasonably priced, full-flavored cigar that fits right into the “BOLD” theme of the rebranded Camacho Cigar line. The Camacho Ecuador fittingly features an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper and a Brazilian Mata Fina binder.

  123. AJ Fernandez Enclave cigar

    123. AJ Fernandez Enclave

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 9056 Losses: 7032

    Released in 2015 the Enclave by AJ Fernandez is a flavorful, yet affordable cigar made at Tabacalera Fernandez in Nicaragua. Wrapped in a Ecuadorian habano rosado the Enclave is not short on flavor.

  124. Partagas Serie D No. 4 cigar

    124. Partagás Serie D

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 9094 Losses: 6883

    Partagás Serie D is among the most sought-after Cuban cigars in the world, made at the prestigious Partagás Factory, the No. 4 (robusto) size is considered the optimum vitola.

  125. My Father Flor de Las Antillas cigar

    125. Flor de las Antillas

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 9133 Losses: 6750

    Flor de las Antillas is best known as the #1 cigar of the year in 2012. This My Father cigar provides a ton of classic flavors at an affordable price.

  126. La Palina Red Label cigar

    126. La Palina Red Label

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 7275 Losses: 7701

    La Palina Red Label showcases the superb construction of PDR Cigars’ factory in the Dominican Republic. This is a mild-medium-bodied, smooth and straight-forward smoking experience.

  127. La Sirena Merlion cigar

    127. Merlion

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 5538 Losses: 8269

    La Sirena introduces its 2nd cigar blend, Merlion. Half mermaid, half lion, this Corojo-wrapped cigar showcases a smooth, medium-bodied smoking experience. This is a milder offering compared to the brand’s original La Sirena cigar.

  128. La Palina Mr. Sam cigar

    128. Mr. Sam

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 7281 Losses: 6561

    La Palina Mr. Sam cigars are a special blend made to commemorate the brand’s founder, Sam Paley. Mr. Sam is rolled at the famed El Titan de Bronze factory in Miami, Florida, which employs only the highest level cigar rollers.

  129. Tatuaje 10th Anniversary cigar

    129. Tatuaje 10th Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 3526 Losses: 2902

    Tatuaje 10th Anniversary cigars utilize the original Seleccion de Cazador “Brown Label” blend, featuring two new sizes and updated band design.

  130. Cornelius & Anthony Cornelius cigar

    130. Cornelius

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 3250 Losses: 3453

    Cornelius & Anthony Premium Cigars are among the most talked about brands coming into 2016. Their first release is known as Cornelius, featuring a luxury-priced blend made out of the famed El Titan de Bronze factory in Miami’s Little Havana Neighborhood.

  131. Crowned Heads Las Calaveras 2016 cigar

    131. Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2016

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 3801 Losses: 3331

    Crowned Heads introduces the third blend in their hugely popular Las Calaveras series. Las Calaveras EL 2016 features the first use of Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper tobacco for the limited/seasonal series.

  132. Bombay Tobak Gaaja cigar

    132. Gaaja

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 3174 Losses: 3307

    Bombay Tobak introduces their first line outside their popular MBombay series with Gaaja. The name translates to mean “Elephant”, which, in Hindu mythology, elephants teach patience. This is displayed in the years it took to procure the impressive selection of tobaccos from many regions of the world.

  133. A.J. Fernandez Bellas Artes cigar

    133. Bellas Artes

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 3609 Losses: 3193

    Bellas Artes is the most ambitious blend to date from AJF Cigar Co. The blend incorporates a proprietary, hybrid wrapper, combining 3 seeds for the new “Rojita” leaf, wrapped over a complex filler blend of 6 regions.

  134. LFD Andalusian Bull cigar

    134. Andalusian Bull

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 3619 Losses: 3067

    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.

  135. Davidoff Winston Churchill The Late Hour cigar

    135. The Late Hour

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 2309 Losses: 2072

    Davidoff Winston Churchill The Late Hour is the second cigar under Davidoff’s luxury Winston Churchill brand. This unique blend incorporates Nicaraguan tobacco aged in used Scotch barrels.

  136. Southern Draw Jacobs Ladder cigar

    136. Jacobs Ladder

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 1897 Losses: 1836

    Jacobs Ladder is the most full-boded release from Souther Draw Cigars to date. The blend is “maduro heavy,” highlighted by a Pennsylvania Broadleaf wrapper that surrounds a Nicaraguan-based double ligero filler recipe. Cigar Dojo awarded Jacobs Ladder the No. 4 Cigar of the Year for 2017.

  137. Room101 The Big Payback cigar

    137. The Big Payback

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 6772 Losses: 8362

    The Big Payback is a Nicaraguan puro made as a thank you from Room101 to its supporters that helped elevate the brand to its current position in the industry. Made with a puro blend of Nicaraguan tobaccos, the cigars in the line all feature large sizes and affordable prizes.

  138. Arturo Fuente Casa Fuente cigar

    138. Casa Fuente

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 8136 Losses: 6878

    The Casa Fuente by Arturo Fuente is a special, shop-exclusive cigar made for the Casa Fuente cigar bar (run by Ashton), located in the Forum Shops at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, NV. The cigar was introduced for the bar’s opening in 2005 and uses a blend that is believed to be based off the legendary OpusX, with a Cameroon wrapper.

  139. Vegas Robaina cigar

    139. Vegas Robaina

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 6934 Losses: 8027

    Vegas Robaina is a post-revolution Cuban brand made to honor the legendary Alejandro Robaina, known as the best Cuban tobacco farmer of all time. The cigar was introduced in 1997, using tobaccos from Robaina’s farm.

  140. Rocky Patel Prohibition Mexican San Andreas Maduro cigar

    140. Prohibition – San Andreas Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 6496 Losses: 7824

    Rocky Patel Prohibition – San Andreas Maduro cigars showcase Nicaraguan tobaccos draped in a dark, Mexican maduro wrapper leaf, utilizing a retro-inspired, prohibition-era look and feel.

  141. La Flor Dominicana La Nox cigar

    141. La Nox

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 4883 Losses: 4410

    LFD La Nox is all about “the night”. La Flor Dominicana has created a premium blend featuring dark, Brazilian maduro tobacco to match an equally dark packaging and presentation.

  142. Herrera Estelí TAA Exclusive cigar

    142. Herrera Estelí TAA Exclusive 2016

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 3501 Losses: 2907

    Willy Herrera showcases his blending skills with the Herrera Estelí TAA Exclusive, offering his first Connecticut Broadleaf cigar under Drew Estate. This is a limited production cigar sold exclusively at TAA cigar retailers.

  143. Ashton Symmetry cigar

    143. Ashton Symmetry

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 3553 Losses: 2971

    Ashton looks to find perfect “symmetry” with their first Ashton-branded product in years. Nicaragua meets Dominican tobaccos for a rich and balanced experience—blended, as usual, by the prestigious Fuente family.

  144. Crowned Heads Las Mareas cigar

    144. Las Mareas

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 3192 Losses: 3646

    Crowned Heads aims to recreate the mystique of a classic, Cuban Habano with Las Mareas. The line begins with a rustic, Hawaiian look (with the name translating to “Tides”), featuring 100% Nicaraguan puro tobaccos from the legendary Garcia family.

  145. Matilde Serena cigar

    145. Matilde Serena

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2500 Losses: 2650

    Matilde Serena is the fourth offering from Matilde Cigars, showcasing a more limited production for the brand’s most mild blend to date.

  146. Serino 20th Anniversary Royale XX Maduro cigar

    146. Serino Royale Maduro XX

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2612 Losses: 2779

    Serino Cigar Co. entered the premium cigar market in 2016, lead by their most premium bend – Serino Royale Maduro XX. The cigars are blended by Omar González-Alemán at the heralded La Corona Cigars factory in Nicaragua.

  147. RoMa Craft CroMagnon cigar

    147. CroMagnon

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2620 Losses: 2297

    RoMa Craft introduced their popular CroMagnon line of cigars in 2011, using a clean and modernized design, full flavors, and low cost to attract consumers. The cigar’s “early man” theme has since carried over to other blends in RoMa Craft’s portfolio.

  148. Punch Habanos cigar

    148. Punch

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2224 Losses: 2265

    Punch cigars are among the world’s oldest cigar brands in current production. The Cuban, Habanos brand was established in 1840 and is now classified as a multi-local brand. The blend uses tobaccos of Cuba’s most premium Vuelta Abajo region and are considered medium body.

  149. Por Larrañaga Picadores cigar

    149. Por Larrañaga Picadores

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2060 Losses: 2268

    Por Larrañaga Picadores was discontinued in the ’70s and subsequently reimagined in 2014, using a slightly thicker ring gauge, offered as a Corona Extra vitola. The blend is on the mild side, showcasing a velvety smooth smoke with delicate complexities.

  150. Caldwell All Out Kings cigar

    150. All Out Kings

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2347 Losses: 2075

    Caldwell collaborates with the revered Drew Estate to introduce a new maduro smoking experience with All Out Kings, blended by Robert Caldwell and Willy Herrera and produced at Drew Estate’s famed La Gran Fabrica Drew Estate factory in Nicaragua.

  151. AVO Syncro South America Ritmo cigar

    151. AVO Syncro South America Ritmo

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 2237 Losses: 2070

    AVO Syncro South America Ritmo offers a more exotic experience for AVO’s Syncro series, venturing to South America with Ecuador, Peru, and Brazilian leaves. These are brought to “synchronization” with a diverse blend that spans a total of seven countries, making for a refined, yet adventurous experience.

  152. LFD Double Ligero Chisel cigar

    152. Double Ligero Chisel

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 8527 Losses: 7358

    Featuring one of the most unique shapes in the cigar world the Flor Dominicana Double Ligero Chisel is a modified torpedo which is flattened out at the head. The Dominican filler and binders are wrapped in a beautiful and oily looking Ecuadorian Sumatra Sun Grown leaf.

  153. Cubanacan HR cigar

    153. HR – Hirochi Robaina

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 7684 Losses: 7562

    Descending from cigar royalty, Hirochi Robaina has teamed with Cubanacan Cigars to offer one of the most premium smoking experiences currently available.

  154. Tatuaje L′Esprit de Vérité Robusto 2008 Vintage cigar

    154. L′Esprit de Vérité Robusto 2008 Vintage

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 6953 Losses: 7891

    L′Esprit de Vérité Robusto 2008 Vintage is an ultra-limited run cigar that emulates wine, using tobaccos grown from a singular farm in Estelí, Nicaragua.

  155. Arandoza Red Label cigar

    155. Arandoza Red Label

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 5941 Losses: 8692

    The Arandoza Red Label is the only maduro cigar in Arandoza’s Red, White, and Blue series. It features a Mexican San Andrés wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers.

  156. Asylum 13 Ogre cigar

    156. Asylum 13 Ogre

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 5892 Losses: 9516

    Asylum 13 Ogre is a barber pole-style cigar, featuring Nicaraguan habano and candela wrapper leafs. The cigar is best known for its ultra-large sizes.

  157. Perdomo Habano cigar

    157. Perdomo Habano Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 6410 Losses: 8160

    Perdomo pays homage to their native Cuban heritage with the Perdomo Habano. The blend showcases 3 variants, with Connecticut, Corojo, and maduro wrappers. Here, with the Connecticut, the wrapper adds a smooth, creamy flavor to the rich, Nicaraguan fillers.

  158. Room101 Big Delicious cigar

    158. Big Delicious

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 5206 Losses: 7900

    Room101 Big Delicious is a limited edition cigar made exclusively for Smoke Inn’s Microblend Series. These Honduran smokes make good use of an Ecuadoran Habano 2000 wrapper, which is extended for a long and fittingly “shaggy” foot.

  159. Room101 Johnny Tobacconaut cigar

    159. Johnny Tobacconaut

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 4086 Losses: 5407

    Johnny Tobacconaut by Room101 is among the most talked about releases for 2015, featuring a stylin’ funk-meets-class packaging and unique, figurado vitolas. There’s really no excuse not to have some of these in your collection—that is, if you can find them.

  160. Tatuaje Fausto cigar

    160. Fausto

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 4306 Losses: 5132

    Tatuaje Fausto is a Nicaraguan cigar released in 2011, featuring a full-powered blend. The cigars are among the strongest regular-production blends from Tatuaje. As they say in This is Spinal Tap, “Crank it up to eleven.”

  161. H. Upmann Cuban cigar

    161. H. Upmann

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 4207 Losses: 4482

    H. Upmann is among the oldest and most recognized Cuban cigar brands in the world, dating back to 1844. Typically, the profile is a more mild strength when compared to some of the other sought-after Cuban cigars.

  162. Alec Bradley Sanctum cigar

    162. Sanctum

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 3710 Losses: 4965

    The Sanctum is Alec Bradley’s new release for 2015, featuring a diverse, multinational blend and an affordable price range.

  163. Padrón Family Reserve 50 Years maduro cigar

    163. Family Reserve 50 Years – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 3981 Losses: 2283

    Padrón Family Reserve 50 Years Maduro utilizes the finest tobaccos available from Padrón, having a 5×54 box-pressed robusto vitola, in celebration of the brand’s 50th Anniversary.

  164. AVO Syncro Nicaragua Fogata cigar

    164. AVO Syncro Nicaragua Fogata

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 3822 Losses: 3252

    AVO Syncro Nicaragua Fogata seeks to provide the perfect “synchronization” of a complex and multinational blend, with fiery Nicaraguan ligero at its core. “Fogata” is Spanish for “bonfire” or “campfire”, highlighting Nicaragua’s untamed nature; balanced by a sophisticated blend of Dominican, Ecuadorian, and Mexican tobaccos.

  165. Dunbarton Todos Las Dias cigar

    165. Todos Las Dias

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 2163 Losses: 2034

    Todos Las Dias by Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust is the company’s third core-line cigar and strongest blend to date. TLD is a Nicaraguan puro that is intended to start on the mellow side, building to a high-octane, Nicaraguan powerhouse blend through a gradual progression.

  166. Casa Fernandez Guardian of the Farm cigar

    166. Guardian of the Farm

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 1295 Losses: 1292

    Guardian of the Farm debuted in 2016 as a collaboration between Max Fernandez (of Casa Fernandez) and Kyle Gellis (of Warped Cigars). Unlike many other brands under Casa Fernandez, Guardian of the Farm takes on a modern look that is much more akin to Warped Cigars’ style. The blend is Nicaraguan puro, inspired from the owner’s dogs that guard the legendary AGANORSA farms.

  167. 167. Casa Cuba

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 7316 Losses: 6609

    Intended to be a 2012 release to celebrate Arturo Fuente’s 100th anniversary, Casa Cuba didn’t hit shelves until 2013, bearing a “Pre Release” sub-band. In 2014 the cigars became a regular production offering. Casa Cuba is Fuente’s first true new release in almost 20 years, blended by Carlos Fuente Sr. to emulate cigars from his early days, when he blended with Cuban tobaccos.

  168. Ramón Allones Superiores cigar

    168. Ramón Allones Superiores

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 7840 Losses: 7223

    Take your old standby Ramón Allones and amp it up! These limited edition smokes are a shop-exclusive for La Casa Del Habanos (we Americans only wish we had access) and are in high demand!

  169. Maya Selva Flor de Selva Connecticut cigar

    169. Flor de Selva Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 5802 Losses: 8402

    Flor de Selva is a luxurious cigar that has become a leader in the European market. These Honduran puros are now poised to captivate the Americas, showcasing custom-built blends in each and every vitola.

  170. Crowned Heads La Imperiosa cigar

    170. La Imperiosa

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 5400 Losses: 4401

    La Imperiosa is the highly-requested return of the fan-favorite Las Calaveras EL14 cigar from Crowned Heads. The cigar is now a regular production release, using the same blend but differing in size and branding.

  171. Oliva Connecticut Reserve cigar

    171. Oliva Connecticut Reserve

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3295 Losses: 4354

    Oliva Connecticut Reserve is one of the most known Connecticut shade cigars. This Nicaraguan features a golden-hued Ecuadorian wrapper and a very attractive price point.

  172. Curivari Buenaventura cigar

    172. Buenaventura

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 2683 Losses: 3358

    Curivari Buenaventura, introduced in 2012, is a Nicaraguan puro, crafted from 100% Nicaraguan tobaccos. This affordable cigar is well-known as one of the best value cigars on the market.

  173. Casa Magna Colorado cigar

    173. Casa Magna Colorado

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3164 Losses: 2958

    Casa Magna Colorado is the ingenious collaboration between Manuel Quesada and Nestor Plasencia, crafting a full-bodied, affordable, Nicaraguan puro masterpiece—one that most any cigar connoisseur will agree upon.

  174. CAO Pilón cigar

    174. CAO Pilón

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 2896 Losses: 2743

    The CAO Pilón utilizes a 19th century Cuban technique of fermenting leaves in circular pilóns, rather the rectangular arrangement used today. CAO Pilón showcases a refined look, intended to compete with over-priced luxury cigars, making for a more manageable celebratory smoke.

  175. Davidoff Nicaragua Box Pressed cigar

    175. Davidoff Nicaragua Box Pressed

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3587 Losses: 2738

    First introduced in 2013, Davidoff shocked the cigar world by introducing a Nicaraguan puro to their lineup. Now, Davidoff returns to the rich Nicaraguan soils, amping up the experience for a spicier, “bitter sweet” performance.

  176. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series Natural cigar 1 star

    176. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 4140 Losses: 2626

    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.

  177. La Palina Bill's Blend TAA 2016 cigar

    177. La Palina Bill’s Blend

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3106 Losses: 3432

    La Palina Bill’s Blend TAA 2016 is a limited edition cigar made exclusively for Tobacconist Association of America retailers, using Bill Paley’s personal blend and rolled at the famed El Titan de Bronze factory in Miami’s Little Havana neighborhood.

  178. Crowned Heads The Angel's Anvil TAA 2016 cigar

    178. The Angel’s Anvil TAA 2016

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3313 Losses: 3279

    Crowned Heads introduces a maduro offering for their third cigar in the limited edition The Angel’s Anvil series. The 2016 TAA uses Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers, rolled at the prestigious La Alianza factory in the DR.

  179. Foundation Cigar Company The Tabernacle cigar

    179. The Tabernacle

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3713 Losses: 3347

    The Tabernacle is the highly anticipated sophomore release from Foundation Cigar Co. Nick Melillo showcases his blending talents with a full-bodied, Connecticut Broadleaf maduro blend.

  180. Ramón Allones Allones Extra Edición Limitada 2011 cigar

    180. Allones Extra Edición Limitada 2011

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3074 Losses: 2935

    Ramón Allones Allones Extra Edición Limitada 2011 was the 3rd cigar selected for Habanos’ limited series, reviving the classic “Allones Extra” band. The cigars feature a darker wrapper, using top leaves of the Tapado. Tobaccos are specially selected and aged for at least 2 years. The cigars are known for their intense flavor and body.

  181. Regius Exclusivo U.S.A. cigar

    181. Regius Exclusivo U.S.A.

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 2259 Losses: 2437

    The first cigar in the Regius Exclusivo U.S.A. series is commonly referred to as the “red label.” The cigars use a Nicaraguan puro blend, offered in four sizes. Regius CEO Akhil Kapacee crafted the series for the American palate, using more spice and body than other Regius cigars.

  182. Fable Cigars Fourth Prime

    182. Fourth Prime

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 2283 Losses: 2302

    Fourth Prime is the first cigar from Fable Cigars; a line that was quick to gain a following when introduced in 2016, being made at the acclaimed Nica Sueño factory, where RoMa Craft is produced.

  183. Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Umbagog cigar

    183. Umbagog

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 2106 Losses: 2177

    Umbagog is Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust owner Steve Saka’s take on a value-priced cigar. Umbagog is based on the Mi Querida cigar blend, using tobaccos that didn’t make the cut in order to offer an affordable cigar that smokes above its price point.

  184. Herrera Esteli Edicion Limitada 2014 lancero cigar

    184. Herrera Esteli Edicion Limitada 2014 Lancero

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 9263 Losses: 6543

    While the regular Herrera Esteli blend was well received most aficionados agree the Edicion Limitada lancero is the best vital of this amazing cigar.

  185. Flor de Rafael Gonzalez Marquez cigar

    185. Flor de Rafael González Márquez

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 5959 Losses: 8816

    Flor de Rafael González Márquez, despite being quite the mouthful, is a highly-regarded smoke among enthusiasts, having a tremendous bang-for-your-buck value. The cigars are mild-bodied and often found in smaller vitolas.

  186. Espinosa 601 Blue Label maduro cigar

    186. 601 Blue Label

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 7101 Losses: 7568

    601 Blue Label is one of three varieties in Espinosa’s 601 lineup. The Blue Label fills the role of the dark, box-pressed Connecticut Broadleaf maduro.

  187. Leccia Luchador El Gringo cigar

    187. Luchador El Gringo

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 5962 Losses: 8285

    Luchador El Gringo is the much-anticipated sequel to the original Leccia Luchador cigar, trading out the Mexican San Andrés wrapper for an emphasis on Nicaraguan leafs. The cigar is known for its striking “Frog Splash” size, having a rectangular-pressed 4.5″x70 vitola.

  188. Romeo Añejo cigar

    188. ROMEO Añejo

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 5750 Losses: 8274

    ROMEO Añejo is the dark companion to 2012’s ROMEO cigar, the best-selling Romeo cigar to date. It showcases a Connecticut Broadleaf Vintage 2010 maduro wrapper over fillers of Dominican, Nicaraguan, and Honduran vintage tobaccos.

  189. Pinar Del Rio Habano Sun Grown cigar

    189. Pinar del Río Habano Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 5670 Losses: 7969

    Pinar del Río Habano Sun Grown cigars are now all but extinct, though you’ll still find these fun little smokes for sale at ridiculously tempting prices on cigar deal sites and apps.

  190. Caldwell The Last Tsar cigar

    190. The Last Tsar

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 4730 Losses: 4925

    Caldwell’s The Last Tsar is an ultra-premium cigar made in small batches at the Tabacalera William Ventura factory in the Dominican Republic. Differing from the Caldwell Collection, very little is known of the blend other than a Hybrid Connecticut Arapiraca Maduro wrapper.

  191. Yargüera H. Upmann cigar

    191. Yargüera H. Upmann

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 2408 Losses: 3220

    Yargüera H. Upmann showcases a new hybrid tobacco variety, proprietary to Altadis USA. Yargüera combines a special Cuban-seed tobacco, cultivated in Honduras since the 60’s, with Criollo ’98 seed. The cigars offer a balanced, sweet and aromatic profile.

  192. Camacho Connecticut cigar

    192. Camacho Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 2718 Losses: 3185

    Camacho Connecticut is 1 of only 2 cigars to retain its original blend when the brand completely overhauled their look and feel in 2013. The cigar is blended to offer a more intense smoking experience than your average Connecticut—the fuller side of the mild spectrum.

  193. Quesada Fonseca cigar

    193. Fonseca

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 2633 Losses: 3318

    Originally a Cuban brand, Fonseca has also been produced by the Quesada family in the Dominican Republic since 1963. Manuel Quesada, Master Blender at Quesada, is well known for his ability to master classic Cuban techniques, capturing profiles that meet and often beat traditional Cuban offerings.

  194. Room101 Chief Cool Arrow cigar

    194. Chief Cool Arrow

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 3196 Losses: 3671

    Chief Cool Arrow is the second release in Room101’s Artist Collection Series. This limited-run project showcases a diverse blend, highlighted by a punchy, Mexican Ligero wrapper. All three sizes feature intricate, figurado vitolas.

  195. Padrón 1926 Serie maduro cigar

    195. Padrón 1926 Serie – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 4176 Losses: 3114

    Padrón’s world-famous 1926 Serie cigars were created for brand patriarch José Orlando Padrón’s 75th birthday. These box-pressed Nicaraguan maduros are among the world’s finest, winning more awards than most-any cigar blend ever made.

  196. Quesada Fonseca Nicaragua cigar

    196. Fonseca Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 3212 Losses: 3608

    Fonseca is considered the brand that put Quesada on the map. This affordable brand is now offered in a Nicaraguan puro blend, retaining big flavors and low prices – made to showcase the spicier qualities of Nicaraguan tobaccos.

  197. The Oscar cigar by Oscar Valladares Tobacco & Co.

    197. The Oscar

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 3428 Losses: 3363

    The Oscar by Oscar Valladares Tobacco & Co. is the premium follow-up release to the brand’s popular LEAF by Oscar cigars, using primarily Honduran tobaccos and a bright, Candela cover leaf to replace the conventional cellophane.

  198. Partagas Heritage cigar

    198. Partagas Heritage

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 2302 Losses: 2333

    Partagas Heritage recalls nostalgic imagery and blending profile from the brand’s vast “heritage”. The cigar uses a proprietary Honduran wrapper and similar fillers from the famed Partagas 150 and 160.

  199. Rocky Patel Prohibition Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro cigar

    199. Prohibition – Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 6442 Losses: 7745

    Prohibition – Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro cigars showcase Nicaraguan tobaccos, wrapped in a dark, Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper in a singular, toro vitola.

  200. Regius of London Black Label cigar

    200. Regius Black Label

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3960 Losses: 5315

    Regius of London, often referred to as “Black Label”, is the brand’s baseline offering, a Nicaraguan puro, crafted at the Plasencia factory in Nicaragua.

  201. Alec Bradley Tempus cigar

    201. Tempus

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3276 Losses: 3258

    Alec Bradley Tempus is all about balance. The brand’s most full-bodied blend incorporates a special Honduran tobacco, double binder, and expert craftsmanship to bring a full-bodied blend with enough flavor to balance out one of the most popular cigars in today’s market.

  202. Espinosa 601 La Bomba Napalm cigar

    202. 601 La Bomba Napalm

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3091 Losses: 3537

    601 La Bomba Napalm is a 100% Nicaraguan powerhouse blend from Espinosa Premium Cigars. Beginning with a bomb fuse cap, this robusto packs a punch!

  203. Matilde Quadrata cigar

    203. Matilde Quadrata

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3453 Losses: 3300

    Matilde Cigars’ third offering in three years helps to round out their portfolio. Quadrata uses Dominican and Nicaraguan tobaccos for a medium/full profile with full flavor. Quadrata is also the first box-pressed offering from Matilde.

  204. Espinosa 601 Red Label cigar

    204. 601 Red Label

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3203 Losses: 3472

    The Espinosa Red Label Habano has been a staple in enthusiasts humidors for many years, beginning with EO Brands and now being made at the La Zona factory by Espinosa Premium Cigars. The easily-identifiable, colored bands help categorize the 601 line, with “Red” representing a natural, Nicaraguan Habano puro blend.

  205. Toraño Exodus cigar

    205. Toraño Exodus

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 2995 Losses: 3453

    Toraño Exodus is among the design and blending changes introduced to the classic Toraño brand after being acquired by General Cigar Co. in 2014. A colorful and bold, new design highlights a re-blending of Exodus – showcasing a 4-country blend and proprietary wrapper.

  206. El Artista “Big Papi” by David Ortiz cigar

    206. Big Papi

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3020 Losses: 3470

    Former MLB star David Ortiz teams with fellow Dominican manufacturer El Artista to introduce the “Big Papi” cigar, blended by Ortiz with El Artista’s guidance.

  207. Illusione Singularé 2013 Rose Croix cigar

    207. Singularé 2013 Rose Croix

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 2637 Losses: 2760

    Illusione’s limited edition offering for 2013 was the Singularé 2013 Rose Croix, a Nicaraguan puro rolled with select tobaccos in a large, Churchill size. The cigars were limited to only 900 boxes of 15, due to availability of the rare AGANORSA tobaccos used.

  208. Cornelius & Anthony Meridian cigar

    208. Meridian

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 2393 Losses: 2438

    Meridian is the fourth release in the newly rebranded Cornelius & Anthony brand. This nautically themed cigar uses a medium-bodied, Habano blend; made at the La Zona factory in Estelí, Nicaragua.

  209. Tatuaje Seleccion de Cazador cigar

    209. Seleccion de Cazador

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 2177 Losses: 2135

    Tatuaje Seleccion de Cazador is commonly known as “Brown Label.” The cigars use traditional Cuban techniques for an authentic, old-world smoking experience.

  210. Camacho Corojo Box-Pressed BXP cigar

    210. Camacho Corojo BXP

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 2331 Losses: 2310

    Camacho Corojo Box-Pressed BXP is the amped-up version of the original Corojo. The cigars feature box-pressed shapes, and new black-themed appearance, and added Pennsylvania Broadleaf in the filler.

  211. Macanudo Inspirado Black cigar

    211. Macanudo Inspirado Black

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 1822 Losses: 1937

    Macanudo Inspirado Black is the counterbalance to Inspirado White. This series focuses on inspiration, using experimental curing and fermentation techniques for a bold smoking experience.

  212. Warped La Colmena Black Honey cigar

    212. La Colmena Black Honey

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 7449 Losses: 8093

    La Colmena Black Honey was an ultra-limited release in 2015 that included only 60 bundles of 10 cigars. The blend uses La Colmena fillers under an Ecuadorian Habano Oscuro wrapper from Warped’s El Oso cigar made at the same ETDB factory.

  213. My Father La Antiguedad cigar

    213. La Antiguedad

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 3709 Losses: 3221

    My Father follows up the success of Flor de las Antillas with another classic, Cuban-inspired blend. La Antiguedad uses the Garcia’s own tobaccos, grown on their Nicaraguan farms, combined with a special Habano Ecuador Rosado Oscuro wrapper.

  214. Quesada Oktoberfest 2015 Edition cigar

    214. Oktoberfest

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 7359 Losses: 7243

    Quesada Oktoberfest cigars are some of the most anticipated seasonally released cigars on the market—the cigars have been blended to pair with Marzen-style beers (Oktoberfest), making for a great fall tradition.

  215. Illusione Rothchildes cigar

    215. Illusione *R* Rothchildes

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 5469 Losses: 4838

    Illusione *R* Rothchildes is heavily considered among the best value cigars in the world. Enthusiasts buy Rothchildes by the 50-count box to smoke daily—with full flavors, this $3 – $4 cigar is nearly unbeatable.

  216. E.P. Carrillo New Wave Connecticut cigar

    216. New Wave Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 2966 Losses: 3674

    New Wave Connecticut by Master Blender Ernesto Perez-Carrillo offers a smooth and balanced experience, highlighted by a touch of Nicaraguan spice.

  217. Quesada Reserva Privada Oscuro cigar

    217. Quesada Reserva Privada Oscuro

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 3395 Losses: 3153

    Quesada Reserva Privada Oscuro takes the original blend from 2015, featuring extremely aged tobaccos, and replaces the delicate Connecticut shade wrapper with a Connecticut Broadleaf maduro leaf, making for a new take on this fan-favorite blend.

  218. Tatuaje TAA 2016 cigar

    218. Tatuaje TAA 2016

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 3807 Losses: 3219

    Tatuaje TAA 2016 brings back the same vitola as the fan-favorite Tatuaje TAA 2012 cigar. This box-pressed maduro has become a seasonal must-buy for cigar enthusiasts, praised for its full flavor and ageability.

  219. Cornelius & Anthony Venganza cigar

    219. Venganza

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 3283 Losses: 3467

    Cornelius & Anthony debuted Venganza at IPCPR 2016. Their 4th release in the lineup, Venganza features a more premium and full-bodied experience, compared to their other cigars from the La Zona factory in Estelí, Nicaragua.

  220. Warped El Oso Ursus cigar

    220. El Oso Ursus

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 2810 Losses: 2983

    El Oso “Ursus” by Warped is a limited edition version of the brand’s first cigar line. El Oso, often referred to as “The Bear”, incorporates 3 regular release sizes. Ursus uses the Latin translation for “bear”. The new size uses a corona gorda vitola and a covered foot.

  221. Nomad Martial Law cigar

    221. Martial Law

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 2514 Losses: 2959

    Nomad Martial Law uses a new factory to introduce an “amped-up” version of the popular Estelí Lot 8613 cigar. A Nicaraguan bend, complete with double ligero fillers, showcases a very “full” smoking experience.

  222. Plasencia Alma Fuerte cigar

    222. Plasencia Alma Fuerte

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 2665 Losses: 2551

    Alma Fuerte is the first in a series of releases from the new Plasencia 1865 brand, where the famed Plasencia family of Nicaraguan tobacco artisans can adequately showcase their 5 generations-worth of tobacco expertise.

  223. Pappy Van Winkle Tradition cigar

    223. Pappy Van Winkle Tradition

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 2100 Losses: 2008

    Pappy Van Winkle Tradition offers a traditional-style blend (compared to the unorthodox Pappy Barrel Fermented cigar), created by Drew Estate Master Blender Willy Herrera. Tradition is sold in limited, seasonal shipments, coinciding with the annual release of Pappy Van Winkle bourbons.

  224. Warped Villa Sombra cigar

    224. Villa Sombra

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 1814 Losses: 1967

    Villa Sombra marks the first Connecticut Shade-wrapped cigar for Warped. Until this point, all Nicaraguan-made Warped cigars used 100% Nicaraguan (AGANORSA) tobaccos. Villa Sombra adds a more clean, refreshing, and mellow profile to the collection of Warped cigars.

  225. Matt Booth Caldwell Hit & Run cigar

    225. Hit & Run

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 1966 Losses: 1912

    Hit & Run is the first collaborative effort between the creative minds of Room101 (Matt Booth) and Caldwell Cigar Company (Robert Caldwell). Hit & Run showcases a softer side for Booth, whom is known for heavy-hitting Honduran blends. The cigars were limited to 100,000 (between 5 sizes) for 2017.

  226. 226. Liga Privada Único Serie L40

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 9872 Losses: 6411

    Liga Privada Único Serie L40 is a semi-limited cigar in Drew Estate’s premium Único series, originally released in July, 2011. These cigars are blended specifically for their individual size, making for the most optimum smoking experience.

  227. Rocky Patel Tabaquero Hamlet Paredes cigar

    227. Tabaquero Hamlet Paredes

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 7236 Losses: 7994

    Tabaquero Hamlet Paredes is the first cigar blended by Rocky Patel’s new all-star Cuban roller Hamlet Paredes, working at the Rocky’s Burn lounge in Naples, Florida. Hamlet is a popular Cuban roller of Partagas and Romeo y Julieta fame.

  228. Warped Flor Del Valle cigar

    228. Flor del Valle

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 4861 Losses: 4609

    Flor del Valle is one of the original cigar lines from Warped Cigars, a modern brand that is quickly rising in popularity among cigar enthusiasts. The cigar is a revived Cuban brand that uses classic Cuban rolling techniques with 100% Nicaraguan tobaccos.

  229. Warped Flor del Valle Sky Flower cigar

    229. Sky Flower

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 3028 Losses: 3164

    Warped introduced Sky Flower to their popular Flor del Valle line in 2015. The new version includes the rare medio tiempo ligero (made famous by the Behike BHK) for a stronger blend.

  230. Caldwell Savages cigar

    230. Savages

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 3567 Losses: 3376

    Savages is a special release from Caldwell Cigar Co., offered only to Caldwell’s best retail accounts. The blend showcases a more premium iteration of the brand’s popular Long Live the King cigar.

  231. Caldwell Eastern Standard Dos Firmas cigar

    231. Dos Firmas

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 3491 Losses: 3350

    Dos Firmas is the third cigar under Caldwell’s Eastern Standard lineup, introducing a special “signature” blend from industry veteran William Ventura – developed over twenty years before the cigar’s launch.

  232. La Barba Purple cigar

    232. La Barba Purple

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 3097 Losses: 3449

    La Barba Purple is the second release from La Barba Cigars, introduced in 2014 with an aim on Dominican tobaccos. The brand moved from Honduras to the DR, working with the esteemed Ventura family to make use of a unique blend of tobaccos.

  233. AJ Fernandez San Lotano Requiem Habano cigar

    233. San Lotano Requiem Habano

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 2336 Losses: 2350

    San Lotano Requiem Habano by A.J. Fernandez Cigar Company showcases a diverse blend, offering a fuller-bodied smoking experience that is highlighted by a high-octane Brazilian Habano ligero wrapper.

  234. Camacho Imperial Stout Barrel-Aged cigar

    234. Imperial Stout Barrel-Aged

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 2119 Losses: 2095

    Imperial Stout Barrel-Aged is the collaboration between Camacho Cigars and Cigar Dojo, where Honduran Corojo tobaccos were aged for 6 months in barrels formerly containing Ten FIDY Imperial Stout .

  235. Cubao Maduro cigar by EO Brands

    235. Cubao Maduro (EO Brands)

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 6338 Losses: 7899

    Cubao Maduro became a fan-favorite for its cheap prices and full, sweet, maduro flavors. The cigars are now discontinued and somewhat collectable/sought-after.

  236. RoMa Craft Tobac Neanderthal cigar

    236. Neanderthal

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 7687 Losses: 6323

    The Neanderthal cigar by RoMa Craft Tobac is the brand’s first new blend since 2012. This Mexican maduro-wrapped smoke uses an extra heavy dose of ligero tobacco.

  237. Alec Bradley Black Market cigar

    237. Black Market

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 3254 Losses: 3901

    Alec Bradley Black Market is among the most popular cigars from one of today’s biggest brands. The cigar makes good use of a diverse, multinational blend and attractive price.

  238. Padrón Dámaso No. 32 cigar

    238. Padrón Dámaso No. 32

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 3665 Losses: 3443

    Padrón introduced two new sizes to its Dámaso lineup at IPCPR 2016. The Dámaso No. 32 features a new size and an “amped up” blend, for a fuller Connecticut profile.

  239. Espinosa Crema cigar

    239. Espinosa Crema

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 3338 Losses: 3430

    Espinosa Premium Cigars veers from their usual, high-octane releases with the Espinosa Crema—showcasing a more mellow and creamy smoking experience—expanding their core lineup to include a broader range of profiles for cigar enthusiasts.

  240. Cubariqueño Cigar Co. Protocol Probable Cause cigar

    240. Protocol Probable Cause

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 3236 Losses: 3202

    Probable Cause is the followup to Cubariqueño’s first release, Protocol. The name draws from the brand owner’s backgrounds in law enforcement. Probable Cause utilizes a new blend, featuring Nicaraguan tobaccos wrapped in a San Andrés Mexican maduro wrapper.

  241. Maestro del Tiempo 5205 cigar

    241. Maestro del Tiempo 5205

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 3396 Losses: 3299

    Maestro del Tiempo 5205 is one of two regular production vitolas in Warped Cigars’ 5th Nicaraguan puro lines out of the famed TABSA factory. Maestro del Tiempo lonsdale showcases tobacco varieties from unique locations within the AGANORSA portfolio.

  242. Rocky Patel Fifteenth Anniversary cigar

    242. Rocky Patel Fifteenth Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 2529 Losses: 2527

    Rocky Patel Fifteenth Anniversary cigars debuted in 2010 to celebrate Rocky’s anniversary in the cigar industry. It is among the brand’s highest scoring blends, ranking among the top 25 cigars of the year on three occasions.

  243. L'Atelier Identité cigar

    243. Identité

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 2089 Losses: 2256

    L’Atelier Imports Identité represents the brand’s identity, using their signature Sancti Spíritus tobacco (a hybrid of Criollo and Pelo de Oro varietals) in all three portions of the cigar’s blend.

  244. Edition One Cloud Hopper cigar

    244. Cloud Hopper

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 1930 Losses: 1970

    Cloud Hopper is the first release from Edition One, a company built by brothers Devin and Kyle Gellis. Devin is the younger brother of Kyle, whom is best known for creating Warped Cigars. Cloud Hopper uses a Nicaraguan puro blend and focuses on an affordable price range.

  245. Rocky Patel Super Ligero cigar

    245. Rocky Patel Super Ligero

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 7425 Losses: 8043

    The Super Ligero is Rockey Patel’s most powerful cigar to date. Featuring a triple helping of Costa Rican Triple Ligero filler that will satisfy even the most demanding palette.

  246. Prometheus God of Fire Serie Aniversario cigar

    246. God of Fire Serie Aniversario

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3972 Losses: 2992

    God of Fire is an ultra-premium brand produced by the famous Fuente family in the Dominican Republic. Made for Prometheus, an upscale cigar accessories manufacturer, the new GOF Serie Aniversario celebrates 10 years since the first GOF cigar—using specially-selected tobaccos and elegant vitolas.

  247. Foundry Chillin' Moose Too cigar

    247. Chillin’ Moose Too

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 2939 Losses: 3803

    Chillin’ Moose Too is the maduro variant of the popular, affordably priced Chillin’ Moose original cigar. Now with a Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers.

  248. Caldwell Eastern Standard Midnight Express Maduro cigar

    248. Midnight Express

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3205 Losses: 3250

    Caldwell introduces a new take on their popular Eastern Standard cigar with Midnight Express; trading out the original Connecticut Hybrid Ecuadoriano leaf for a dark, Conecticut Arapiraca Maduro wrapper.

  249. RoMa Craft Whiskey Rebellion 1794 Cigar Dojo cigar

    249. Whiskey Rebellion 1794 – Cigar Dojo

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3686 Losses: 3202

    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.

  250. Sindicato Particulares cigar

    250. Particulares

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3237 Losses: 3582

    Sindicato and Casa Fernández team up to bring the historic, Cuban Particulares brand back to life. This 1800s brand has been re-blended using 100% Nicaraguan tobaccos from the Fernández family’s AGANORSA farms. The cigar’s design also closely resembles the original cigar.

  251. E.P. Carrillo Dusk cigar

    251. Dusk

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3375 Losses: 3640

    E.P. Carrillo introduced the Dusk line at IPCPR 2016. This Broadleaf Maduro blend falls in line with the brand’s The Classics series – described as traditional in make and style.

  252. Trinidad Fundadores cigar

    252. Trinidad Fundadores

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3270 Losses: 3273

    Trinidad Fundadores was the first size officially sold to the public from the Cuban brand. The cigars bear many similarities to their Cohiba siblings and were originally only available as a diplomatic gift from Fidel Castro.

  253. Sensei's Sensational Sarsaparilla II cigar

    253. Sensei’s Sensational Sarsaparilla II

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3237 Losses: 3155

    Sensei’s Sensational Sarsaparilla II is the limited edition followup to the 2014 original. The cigars are a collaboration with Cigar Dojo and the La Zona factory. The sequel uses the original blend with a more slender, toro vitola.

  254. Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration cigar

    254. Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 3148 Losses: 2326

    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.

  255. Espinosa 601 Green Label Oscuro cigar

    255. 601 Green Label

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 1383 Losses: 1381

    601 Green Label embodies a dark and oily Nicaraguan puro profile, leaning towards the stronger side of the 601 collection. Originally released in 2007 by EO Brands, 601 Green Label is now rolled at A.J. Fernandez’s San Lotano factory for Espinosa Premium Cigars.

  256. Warped Don Reynaldo Regalos cigar

    256. Don Reynaldo Regalos

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 6111 Losses: 6343

    Warped Cigar’s Don Reynaldo Regalos brings the fan-favorite, ultra-limited edition cigar back to the market. The cigar incorporates the same blend as 2014’s Coronas De Luxe size, this time using a larger 5×46 “Regalos” corona vitola.

  257. L'Atelier La Mission du L'Atelier cigar

    257. La Mission du L’Atelier

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 8904 Losses: 7111

    La Mission du L’Atelier draws inspiration from the wine industry. It is billed as L’Atelier’s most bold offering to date, using a San Andrés Mexican maduro wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers, including the premium Sancti Spíritus leaf.

  258. Sindicato Maniac cigar

    258. Maniac

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 2640 Losses: 3947

    Sindicato’s fifth cigar line goes BIG, featuring two affordably priced Nicaraguan cigars, each carrying massive, 7″ x 70 sizes!

  259. El Centurion H-2K-CT cigar

    259. El Centurion H-2K-CT

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 8743 Losses: 7305

    The unique El Centurion H-2K-CT cigar from My Father Cigars features a flavor packed USA Connecticut Hybrid wrapper and a great price tag.

  260. Eiroa cigar

    260. EIROA

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 7640 Losses: 7686

    Christian Eiroa honors the family legacy in the cigar industry with a Honduran puro blend designed for the connoisseur’s palate.

  261. Viaje Platino cigar

    261. Viaje Platino

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 6420 Losses: 7992

    Viaje Platino is considered one of the brand’s baseline cigars. With Viaje’s standard small batch production, these Nicaraguan puros are the epitome of boutique in the cigar world.

  262. Sindicato Hex cigar

    262. Hex

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 5482 Losses: 8488

    Sindicato Hex features a premium blend at a surprisingly affordable price. These maduros utilize a Dark Ecuadorian Habano wrapper in a beautiful perfecto size, including an attractive pigtail cap.

  263. Vegueros Cuban cigar

    263. Vegueros

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 5272 Losses: 8345

    Vegueros is a modern-style Cuban cigar made in Cuba’s famed Pinar del Río region. The blend was discontinued in 2012 but now returns, using a more mild profile. This is a great budget smoke for the Cuban enthusiast.

  264. La Jugada Nunchuck cigar

    264. La Jugada Nunchuck

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 2725 Losses: 3540

    MoyaRuiz introduced their 1st-ever limited edition cigar in the innovative form of a nunchuck! Two cigars are joined at the head, creating the La Jugada Nunchuck. These Nicaraguan puros smoke as strong as a weapon-themed cigar should…

  265. Gurkha Cellar Reserve Platinum Edition cigar

    265. Cellar Reserve Platinum Edition

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 3054 Losses: 3537

    Gurkha adds to its collection of well-aged offerings, showcasing the Cellar Reserve Platinum Edition—a Nicaraguan blend with 12-year-aged tobaccos.

  266. La Palina Goldie Dalia cigar

    266. Goldie Dalia

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 3254 Losses: 3338

    The 2016 edition of the fan-favorite “Goldie Series” features the closest size to La Palina’s original Laguito No. 2 to date. At 6¾” × 43, this lonsdale is referred to as “Dalia” in the Cuban industry. As usual, Goldie Dalia showcases among the finest craftsmanship in the world.

  267. Herrera Estelí Miami cigar

    267. Herrera Estelí Miami

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 2953 Losses: 2568

    Herrera Estelí Miami combines the world-renowned talents of the El Titan de Bronze factory with Drew Estate’s unparalleled selection of tobaccos. Drew Estate Master Blender Willy Herrera returns to his family’s own ETDB factory, crafting a special experience for the connoisseur.

  268. Partagas Benji Menendez Master Series Prominentes cigar

    268. Benji Menendez Partagas Master Series

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 2564 Losses: 2710

    Benji Menendez Partagas Master Series cigars were originally released in 2009. The cigars were hailed for their premium Cameroon wrappers and superior price/value.

  269. E.P. Carrillo Elite Elenco cigar

    269. Elencos

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 1724 Losses: 1828

    Elencos is a revived brand from EPC Cigar Co., relaunching at IPCPR 2017. The cigars use a Brazilian maduro wrapper and joins EPC’s newly introduced “Elite” lineup of cigars.

  270. Protocol cigar

    270. Protocol

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 6973 Losses: 7355

    The Protocol cigar features a Ecuadorian Habano Oscuro wrapper and a quadruple ligero filler. This is the first release from Cubariqueño Cigar Company.

  271. My Father Le Bijou 1922 cigar

    271. Le Bijou 1922

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 4845 Losses: 2693

    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.

  272. Flor de Gonzalez FDG 20 Aniversario Maduro cigar

    272. FDG 20 Aniversario Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 3208 Losses: 3497

    FDG Cigars honors the 20th anniversary of their Nicaraguan factory with the limited edition 20 Aniversario cigars. Two wrapper styles are used to emulate the brand’s first cigars—the Gold Series. This Maduro showcases a Connecticut Broadleaf maduro.

  273. San Cristobal Elegancia cigar

    273. San Cristobal Elegancia

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 2370 Losses: 2456

    Ashton introduced an Ecuadorian Connecticut blend to its San Cristobal lineup in 2011, teaming with the famed Garcia family to blend the Elegancia. The cigar is the only Connecticut Shade offering from San Cristobal, offering a fuller-bodied experience than Connecticuts of old—hovering around the medium-light-body range.

  274. La Gloria Cubana Colección Reserva cigar

    274. La Gloria Cubana Colección Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 1804 Losses: 1790

    La Gloria Cubana Colección Reserva is a special collaboration between Ernesto Pérez-Carrillo (original creator of the LGC brand) and General Cigar Co. (the current owner of the name). Colección Reserva marks the brand’s 25th anniversary, with Carrillo handling production in-house at his Tabacalera La Alianza factory in the DR.

  275. Cornelius & Anthony Señor Esugars cigar

    275. Señor Esugars

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 1383 Losses: 1402

    Señor Esugars is the first brand from Cornelius & Anthony to make use of a Mexican maduro wrapper. As with other cigars in the C&A lineup, Esugars is produced at the burgeoning La Zona factory in Estelí (of Espinosa Premium Cigars fame).

  276. Ashton Aged Maduro cigar

    276. Ashton Aged Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 2976 Losses: 2689

    Ashton Aged Maduro is among the most well-known maduro cigars worldwide (also ranked as top choices by many of the industry’s biggest personalities). Produced at the famed Fuente factory, these dark Dominicans are sweet and balanced, with classic maduro characteristics.

  277. AJ Fernandez Last Call cigar

    277. Last Call

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 3035 Losses: 3132

    Last Call marks the first cigar under the new Portfolio Series by AJ Fernández, offering the cigars exclusively to brick & mortar retailers. The cigars are value-priced, like many AJ blends, featuring a short, yet fulfilling experience.

  278. Island Jim # TWO cigar

    278. Island Jim No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 3302 Losses: 3571

    Island Jim No. 2 is shaped after a # TWO pencil, of all things; complete with light and dark wrappers at the cap (pencil tip) and shaggy foot (eraser) at the cigar’s foot. These colorful smokes are made by Oscar Valladares out of Honduras and Jim Robinson, makers of the popular Leaf by Oscar cigars.

  279. Davidoff Yamasá cigar

    279. Davidoff Yamasá

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 3858 Losses: 3173

    Davidoff Yamasá is the fourth release in Davidoff’s popular Black Label series. The blend returns to the Dominican Republic, introducing a new Yamasá-grown leaf—where Davidoff has painstakingly cultivated a barren Dominican soil for 20 years, transforming into a new and unique growing region.

  280. AVO 90th Classic Covers Volume 4 cigar

    280. Classic Covers Volume 4

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 2939 Losses: 2699

    AVO cleverly incorporates a music-inspired theme into a 2-year, limited edition series that “covers” their original cigars with upgraded versions, ending with 2016’s Classic Covers Volume 4 cigar, based on the brand’s AVO Domaine blend.

  281. Davidoff Nicaragua cigar

    281. Davidoff Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 2377 Losses: 2021

    Davidoff, famed for producing ultra-premium cigars out of the Dominican Republic (and previously Cuba), introduced the head-turning Davidoff Nicaragua in 2013; using a Nicaraguan puro blend and rolled at their own Cidav factory in the Dominican Republic. This is the first in Davidoff’s “Black Label” series.

  282. D'Crossier Golden Blend Aged 10 Years cigar

    282. Golden Blend Aged 10 Years

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 6630 Losses: 6983

    The D’Crossier Golden Blend Aged 10 Years was introduced in 2014 as a replacement for the original Golden Blend Aged 7 Years. As the name implies, the tobaccos have been aged for 10 years. This as well as a more robust blend of tobaccos, makes for a stronger, more refined smoking experience comparable to a classic, Cuban profile.

  283. MoyaRuiz The Chinese Finger Trap cigar

    283. The Chinese Finger Trap

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 3855 Losses: 5538

    The Chinese Finger Trap is a unique, limited edition cigar that features a completely undisclosed blend (an Ancient Chinese secret…) and packaging to resemble a Chinese finger trap puzzle. Only 1,000 boxes were released in 2015, made (in part) to commemorate the Cigar Dojo community.

  284. Cuaba Cuban cigar

    284. Cuaba

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 2862 Losses: 3593

    Cuaba is a post-revolution Cuban cigar, introduced in 1996 in an effort to revive the classic figurado cigar vitola. Every cigar in the line is rolled in a figurado/salomon shape, being made at the famous Briones Montoto (Romeo y Julieta) factory.

  285. E.P. Carrillo CORE Natural cigar

    285. E.P. Carrillo CORE

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 3184 Losses: 3047

    E.P. Carrillo CORE Natural was the first cigar introduced by EPC Cigar Co. upon launching in 2010. This is a classic Dominican blend with superb balance and an attractive price point.

  286. CLE Connecticut cigar

    286. CLE Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 2462 Losses: 3525

    Christian Eiroa presents a Connecticut Shade blend for the ever-growing CLE Cigar Company, based in Danlí, Honduras. The cigar offers smooth & creamy complexities with a backbone of Honduran spice.

  287. La Barba Red cigar

    287. La Barba Red

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 3312 Losses: 3600

    La Barba Red became an instant fan-favorite among boutique smokers when launched in 2013. The cigars have now been re-blended and re-worked for a larger scale, using primarily Dominican tobaccos and being distributed by Down and Back LLC (Caldwell Cigar Co.).

  288. Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Mi Querida cigar

    288. Mi Querida

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 3855 Losses: 3256

    Mi Querida by Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust marks the brand’s highly-anticipated introduction to a Connecticut Broadleaf maduro blend, for which brand owner Steve Saka is well-known.

  289. Ventura Cigar Co. Archetype Initiation cigar

    289. Archetype Initiation

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 2184 Losses: 2482

    Archetype Initiation is one of five new blends coming from Ventura Cigar Company in 2016. Initiation cigars showcase a milder, nuanced blend and caught attention for being rolled at Drew Estate’s famed factory in Estelí, Nicaragua.

  290. Por Larrañaga Petit Coronas cigar

    290. Por Larrañaga Petit Coronas

    Battle Rating: 1392 Wins: 2155 Losses: 2299

    Por Larrañaga is the world’s oldest cigar brand in current production. The Por Larrañaga Petit Coronas size is among Cuba’s most sought-after small cigar, showcasing a mild to medium profile that caters towards delicate and complex nuances over strength and body.

  291. La Palina Goldie Laguito No. 2 cigar

    291. Goldie Laguito No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 6945 Losses: 6134

    The first Goldie cigar, Laguito No. 2, was released in 2012. Every year following, La Palina has introduced a new, limited edition size of the blend. While all Goldie cigars are limited, none were more rare than this, the first release.

  292. Tatuaje Tattoo cigar

    292. Tattoo

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 6540 Losses: 6447

    Tattoo is Tatuaje’s answer to an affordable cigar. Using the English translation of Tatuaje, these maduros are made at the Garcia’s alternate TACUBA factory in Estelí. Pricing ranges from $5 – $6, though the real savings comes into play with the large, 50-count boxes—bringing the cigars under the $5 range.

  293. Romeo y Julieta 1875 cigar

    293. Romeo y Julieta 1875

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 4162 Losses: 5186

    The baseline cigar from Romeo y Julieta – the “original” Romeo cigar. Of course this is referring to the non-Cuban cigar out of the Dominican Republic. Romeo y Julieta is another cross-over brand, having a Cuban and non-Cuban variant due to the embargo.

  294. E.P. Carrillo La Historia cigar

    294. La Historia

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 3886 Losses: 2927

    E.P. Carrillo breaks away from their standard look and taste, using a Mexican San Andrés wrapper (a first for the brand’s regular release cigars) for a deeper, more rich smoking experience. La Historia is known for its prestigious #2 spot on Cigar Aficionado’s 2014 Cigar of the Year list.

  295. Quesada Keg cigar

    295. Quesada Keg

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 2889 Losses: 3334

    The Quesada Keg is a limited edition/seasonal cigar release that has been custom-blended to pair with Irish Stout beers for St. Patrick’s Day. The cigars are bundled in jars modeled after beer kegs and branded to match the notorious Guinness stout.

  296. Drew Estate Nica Rustica cigar

    296. Nica Rustica

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 3925 Losses: 3239

    For most Drew Estate fans (and cigar fans in general), Nica Rustica was just what the Dr. ordered. The Undercrown often served as the affordable alternative to the premium Liga Privada cigars, but lacked the heavy Broadleaf wrapper of Liga. Nica Rustica fills the gap, offering dense and earthy flavors at a much more friendly price.

  297. MBombay Corojo Oscuro cigar

    297. MBombay Corojo Oscuro

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 3361 Losses: 3209

    MBombay cigars by Bombay Tobak have become some of the most sought-after craft/boutique cigars over the past few years. The Corojo Oscuro features dark & decadent flavors, derived from a diverse, multinational blend and a rich, Ecuadorian Corojo Oscuro wrapper.

  298. Eiroa The First 20 Years cigar

    298. EIROA The First 20 Years

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 3564 Losses: 3342

    EIROA Cigars follows up their premium line of cigars with The First 20 Years, a Honduran puro blend made from a special selection of tobaccos; gifted to brand owner Christian Eiroa by his father, in celebration of Christian’s milestone 20 years in the cigar industry.

  299. La Barba One and Only cigar

    299. One and Only

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 2812 Losses: 3057

    One and Only is the 2016 limited edition blend by La Barba. The cigars are limited to 500 boxes of 10 and use an undisclosed blend, made in the Dominican Republic at Tabacalera William Ventura.

  300. Foundry Tobacco Company Time Flies cigar

    300. Time Flies

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 2214 Losses: 2463

    FTC’s Time Flies is one of multiple collaborations between General Cigar and AJ Fernandez; using AJ’s Estelí factory and filler tobaccos of Fernandez’s own Nicaraguan farms.

  301. Drew Estate Undercrown DOGMA cigar

    301. Undercrown DOGMA

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 9766 Losses: 6490

    The Undercrown Dogma was a limited edition cigar created in collaboration with Cigar Dojo and Drew Estate and sold exclusively at Smoke Inn. The Dogma uses a tweaked blend, making for stronger version of the regular Undercrown cigar. It was also the first-ever box-pressed Undercrown.

  302. Cohiba Behike BHK cigar

    302. Behike BHK

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 8149 Losses: 5339

    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.

  303. Cohiba Nicaragua cigar

    303. Cohiba Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 6384 Losses: 8064

    Setting aside the mild Dominican tobaccos and going bold, bold, bold, with the full flavors that Nicaraguan tobacco has to offer. Cohiba hit the nail on the head with this blend by finishing off the Nicaraguan filler and binder with a gorgeous Honduran Colorado Oscuro wrapper.

  304. Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary cigar

    304. Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 3593 Losses: 3653

    Rocky Patel’s latest “Anniversary Edition” cigar celebrates the brands 20th year, using a primarily Honduran blend, crafted in their usual Honduran locale. Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary is billed as a more premium offering than their usual affair.

  305. La Aurora Preferidos Maduro cigar

    305. La Aurora Preferidos Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 2900 Losses: 2840

    La Aurora Preferidos Maduro is a favorite for maduro fans industry-wide. The cigars are instantly recognizable, having a very intricate & bulbous shape. This well-known blend is made at the La Aurora factory, which is known for both its skilled craftsmanship, as well as being the oldest in the Dominican Republic.

  306. Cohiba "Red Dot" cigar

    306. Cohiba

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 3027 Losses: 3671

    Cohiba cigars made outside of Cuba are commonly referred to as “Red Dot”, referring to the cigar’s design. This is the core Cohiba line from General Cigar, hailing from the Dominican Republic and highlighted by a premium Cameroon wrapper.

  307. Rocky Patel Sun Grown cigar

    307. Rocky Patel Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 3063 Losses: 3489

    Rocky Patel’s Sun Grown line is among their most popular, featuring a well-aged blend that utilizes up to 7-year-aged tobaccos in the filler and wrapper. It is a medium-plus bodied blend with distinct pepper spices throughout.

  308. Davidoff 702 Series Special R cigar

    308. Davidoff 702 Series – Special R

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 2850 Losses: 2380

    Davidoff has taken 7 sizes from their traditional “White Label” cigars and replaced their mild wrappers with an Ecuadorian 702 hybrid habano leaf; offering an edgier smoking experience while retaining the original cigar’s refined qualities.

  309. Ortega Serie D Natural cigar

    309. Ortega Serie D Natural

    Battle Rating: 1389 Wins: 7483 Losses: 8285

    One of Eddie Ortega’s first releases of his newly formed Ortega Cigar Company back in 2012 the Serie D natural quickly became a popular cigar known for it’s warm cinnamon and roasted nut flavors.

  310. Diamond Crown Maximus cigar

    310. Diamond Crown Maximus

    Battle Rating: 1389 Wins: 3042 Losses: 2651

    With the combined talents of the Fuente, Newman, and Oliva cigar families, the Diamond Crown Maximus marks one of the finest maduro cigars in the world. The cigar is rolled at the Fuente factory, using a special, Ecuador Sumatra leaf grown by Oliva.

  311. Balmoral Añejo XO cigar

    311. Balmoral Añejo XO

    Battle Rating: 1389 Wins: 2791 Losses: 2844

    Balmoral Añejo XO is the followup to Royal Agio’s original Balmoral Añejo 18, which used a special, 18-year-aged wrapper. While the wrapper has been replaced, Balmoral still utilizes long-aged tobaccos for a refined palate.

  312. Tatuaje Reserva RC184 cigar

    312. Tatuaje Reserva RC184

    Battle Rating: 1389 Wins: 3331 Losses: 3163

    Tatuaje Reserva RC184 is among the most premium regular offerings from Tatuaje. It stands for “Retro Cuban”, honoring an authentic Cuban style; with premium foil packaging and a smooth, refined flavor profile.

  313. Onyx Reserve cigar

    313. Onyx Reserve

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 5731 Losses: 9082

    The Onyx Reserve is a popular introductory cigar to the hobby. This near-pitch-black-wrapped cigar uses a multi-national blend and is crafted in Dominican Republic by Altadis USA.

  314. Room101 Ichiban cigar

    314. Ichiban

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 2588 Losses: 3779

    Room 101’s Ichiban project is a special cigar blend that has been rolled in a unique size for 8 different cigar shops across the country. The cigar showcases a look very similar to the brand’s famous OSOK release, but features an all-new blend for this release.

  315. Partagas 1845

    315. Partagas 1845

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 2644 Losses: 3247

    Partagas 1845 is the new core-line cigar from the non-Cuban Partagas brand. Featuring a fuller body and long-filler tobaccos aged in Dominican rum barrels. Partagas situates this blend between the delicate nuances of the original and the decadent sweetness of their Black Label cigars.

  316. Isla del Sol cigar

    316. Isla del Sol

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 2085 Losses: 3685

    Isla del Sol goes back to the early days of Drew Estate cigar infusion experimentation. With a sweetened cap and rich notes of Mandheling bean coffee, this Nicaraguan is smooth and sweet, yet remains natural and balanced. And let’s not forget affordable.

  317. Rocky Patel Royale cigar

    317. Rocky Patel Royale

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 3169 Losses: 2986

    Rocky Patel Royale encompasses the more elite side of Rocky’s lineup, featuring Nicaraguan tobaccos and a special, double binder of Connecticut leaves—both broadleaf and shade-grown.

  318. Alec Bradley Family Blend The Lineage cigar

    318. The Lineage

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 2721 Losses: 2998

    Alec Bradley The Lineage is a family cigar blend, commemorating the coming of age for founder Alan Rubin’s sons, Alec and Bradley. Alan complied to US laws regarding smoking for his boys, and when they were of legal smoking age, The Lineage cigar was made to celebrate.

  319. Hoyo de Monterrey Du Prince cigar

    319. Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo du Prince

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 3017 Losses: 2869

    Of all the cigars in the Hoyo de Monterrey lineup, the Le Hoyo series often ranks among the most prized by connoisseurs. In this series, the cigars showcase smaller, petit frontmaks and a more edgy profile (though still not exceeding medium). A gentle spice is present throughout, along with honey sweetness, citrus, and a light cedar.

  320. Illusione Gigantes cigar

    320. Illusione *G* Gigantes

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 3147 Losses: 3468

    Illusione *G* Gigantes is the big brother to the brand’s popular *R* Rothchildes cigar. A large Gordo size and affordable price (combined with premium Aganorsa tobacco) make it all-the-more attractive as the enthusiast’s go-to choice.

  321. Warped Maestro del Tiempo 6102R cigar

    321. Maestro del Tiempo 6102R

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 3452 Losses: 3357

    Warped “masters time” with the Maestro del Tiempo 6102R cigar. This limited edition version of the Maestro del Tiempo blend showcases the rare medio tiempo ligero tobacco in the cigar’s filler; amping up the flavor and strength of the blend.

  322. Crowned Heads Headley Grange Drumstick cigar

    322. Headley Grange Drumstick LE 2013

    Battle Rating: 1387 Wins: 2701 Losses: 3094

    Crowned Heads’ Headley Grange “Drumstick” was a limited edition version of the brand’s popular cigar made in an authentic, Cuban-style lancero vitola. The cigar debuted in 2013, following up the fan-favorite Four Kicks “Mule Kick” of 2012.

  323. La Gran Llave cigar

    323. La Gran Llave

    Battle Rating: 1387 Wins: 3046 Losses: 3535

    Industry veterans Michael Argenti and AJ Fernandez team up for a new smoking experience, utilizing select, well-aged tobaccos exclusively. The cigars feature a luxurious look and feel, with a smoking experience you’d expect at twice the price.

  324. Ave Maria Argentum cigar

    324. Ave Maria Argentum

    Battle Rating: 1387 Wins: 3282 Losses: 3401

    Cigars International collaborates with AJ Fernandez once again to showcase the dark side of Ave Maria with “Ave Maria Argentum” – a perfecto that makes use of a dark, Connecticut Broadleaf maduro wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers.

  325. Sancho Panza Belicosos cigar

    325. Sancho Panza Belicosos

    Battle Rating: 1387 Wins: 2731 Losses: 2841

    Sancho Panza is among the oldest Cuban cigar brands still in existence (dating back to 1848), with the intricately-crafted Belicosos size being among the most popular in the series. The blend showcases a medium body.

  326. Hoyo de Monterrey Excalibur cigar

    326. Excalibur – Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 2766 Losses: 3636

    Hoyo De Monterrey, made in Honduras, as opposed to the original Cuban variant, offers their premium “Excalibur” cigar. This Connecticut Shade-wrapped smoke is a staple in humidors across the country—a favorite among casual smokers and golfers alike.

  327. CAO Flathead cigar

    327. Flathead

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 3269 Losses: 3193

    CAO Flathead is an affordable cigar line launched in 2013 to satisfy the likes of most any cigar enthusiast: premium cigars, cars, and girls… This ’50s-infused gearhead smoke has recently been named CA’s #3 cigar of the year for 2015, but does Cigar Wars agree?

  328. San Lotano Oval cigar by AJ Fernandez

    328. San Lotano Oval

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 3392 Losses: 3077

    San Lotano Oval was introduced in 2011 by boutique manufacturer AJ Fernandez. AJ offered the unique concept of an oval-shaped Habano cigar—which, aside from looking unique, fits perfectly in the mouth. A long-time popular choice from craft cigar enthusiasts since its launch.

  329. Alec Bradley Prensado cigar

    329. Prensado

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 3427 Losses: 2871

    Alec 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.

  330. RoMa Craft Wunder|Lust cigar

    330. Wunder|Lust

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 2206 Losses: 2201

    RoMa Craft debuted the unorthodox Wunder|Lust cigar at the tail end of 2015, releasing a unique blend exclusively to the German cigar market. The blend smokes much differently than RoMa Craft’s usual portfolio, offering a more delicate and aromatic experience, highlighted by a “mysterious” tobacco in the cigar’s filler.

  331. Quesada Reserva Privada cigar

    331. Quesada Reserva Privada

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 7665 Losses: 7527

    The luxurious Quesada Rserva Privada features a binder from 1997 and topped with a gorgeous Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper. This limited release cigar is tough to find but well worth the $15 price tag.

  332. L'Atelier LAT52 cigar

    332. L’Atelier

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 3464 Losses: 3437

    L’Atelier is the more affordable counterpart to the legendary Behike BHK cigar. Made in Nicaragua, L’Atelier emulates Behike with a much cheaper price point, while offering its own unique subtleties that have made it a staple in the craft cigar scene.

  333. Gran Habano Corojo #5 cigar

    333. Gran Habano Corojo #5

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 2458 Losses: 3471

    Gran Habano Corojo #5 is the strongest blend in the Gran Habano profile. These Honduran blends feature affordable prices and a classic, Cubanesque look.

  334. La Palina Maduro cigar

    334. La Palina Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 2757 Losses: 2698

    The La Palina Black Label blend takes this classy, traditional cigar brand down a darker road, making good use of their first Mexican San Andrés maduro blend. Expect a maduro with less grit and more refinement, having a sweet and buttery quality, with cocoa and spice tossed in for good measure.

  335. EP Carrillo Short Run 2016 cigar

    335. Short Run 2016

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 2930 Losses: 3269

    For the first time since its launch in 2010, the EP Carrillo Short Run features a completely unique blend. Short Run 2016 has been rolled in a singular Toro size, limited to 2,500 boxes of 10 cigars—Short Run 2016 marks a new look for EPC as well.

  336. Tatuaje Reserva K 222 cigar

    336. Tatuaje Reserva K 222

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 3562 Losses: 3101

    Tatuaje’s Reserva K 222 was made to commemorate brand owner Pete Johnson’s dog passing in 2015. The blend is a cross between Tatuaje’s Cojonu 2003 and Reserva J21. The cigars are the first new regular production blend from Tatuaje to be produced in Miami since 2009.

  337. CAO Consigliere cigar

    337. Consigliere

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 3173 Losses: 3597

    CAO is back with another mobster-themed cigar. Technically, Consigliere is the same blend as the original, fan-favorite CAO Sopranos cigar—although, they’ll only go so far as to hint at it. All new sizes have been rolled, using the same blend and best of all, reduced prices.

  338. Macanudo Estate Reserve 2015 cigar

    338. Macanudo Estate Reserve 2015

    Battle Rating: 1384 Wins: 2622 Losses: 3596

    Macanudo’s Estate Reserve 2015 cigar was a bit of a surprise for 2015, showcasing an ultra-premium blend, making for quite a favorable smoking experience from this old Jamaican brand—which has become among the most recognizable in the world.

  339. Camacho Powerband cigar

    339. Camacho Powerband

    Battle Rating: 1384 Wins: 3297 Losses: 3309

    Camacho Powerband is the 2nd cigar in Camacho’s new Master Built Series. V-twin biker imagery sparks a powerhouse smoke from a diverse, multinational blend. Camacho also introduces a proprietary Powerband™ bunching technique, boasting a smooth draw, despite having a large quantity of tobaccos in the blend.

  340. Schizo Maduro cigar

    340. Schizo Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1383 Wins: 2017 Losses: 3679

    Due to the use of short-filler tobaccos mixed in with the traditional long-fillers, Asylum’s Schizo cigars are able to maintain some of the most affordable prizes on the market. The Schizo Maduro is the much-requested maduro counterpart to the original Schizo cigar (2012).

  341. Partagas Aniversario 170 cigar

    341. Partagas 170

    Battle Rating: 1383 Wins: 2480 Losses: 3149

    Partagas Aniversario 170 follows in the footsteps of the famous Partagas 150 and 160 releases, honoring the legendary brand with a special, limited edition blend—topped with a Sun-Grown Cameroon wrapper.

  342. Ortega Wild Bunch Warrior Joe cigar

    342. Wild Bunch: Warrior Joe

    Battle Rating: 1383 Wins: 1924 Losses: 3366

    Warrior Joe is the 10th installment in Ortega’s unorthodox “Wild Bunch” series – in which a new cigar blend was released every month throughout the 2013 year. This is a medium+ body profile, using a dark, Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper.

  343. HOYO by Hoyo de Monterrey

    343. HOYO

    Battle Rating: 1383 Wins: 2584 Losses: 3320

    Hoyo de Monterrey has updated their look for the modern era. The new HOYO features a spicy (very spicy) Nicaraguan blend and a clean, modernized design.

  344. Nat Sherman Timeless Collection Nicaragua cigar

    344. Timeless Collection Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1382 Wins: 3293 Losses: 3067

    Nat Sherman Timeless Collection Nicaragua is the Nicaraguan-inspired followup to 2012’s NS Timeless (Dominican) cigar. It features a 100% Nicaraguan puro blend, made at the renowned Plasencia factory in Nicaragua.

  345. L'Atelier Maduro cigar

    345. L’Atelier Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1382 Wins: 3006 Losses: 2833

    L’Atelier Maduro makes good use of a dark, Broadleaf Maduro wrapper, complete with a premium Sancti Spíritus binder, grown at the famed Garcia farms in Nicaragua. An affordable price is just a segue into a silky smooth profile of chocolate and vanilla.

  346. Illusione Maduro cigar

    346. Illusione Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1382 Wins: 2724 Losses: 2697

    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.

  347. Cohiba Macassar cigar

    347. Cohiba Macassar

    Battle Rating: 1382 Wins: 2178 Losses: 2401

    Cohiba Macassar is the most luxurious blend in the brand’s esteemed core lineup. The tobaccos are proprietary and aged up to six years, being finished in Dominican rum barrels.

  348. Gurkha Legend cigar

    348. Gurkha Legend

    Battle Rating: 1381 Wins: 2554 Losses: 3528

    With countless brands and blends, it can be quite the chore sifting through the Gurkha lineup. A Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper is rumored to be aged 8 years. On the interior, Legend utilizes a Cameroon binder and Dominican fillers.

  349. La Jugada Prieto cigar

    349. La Jugada Prieto

    Battle Rating: 1380 Wins: 3002 Losses: 3230

    La Jugada Prieto was the first offering from boutique brand MoyaRuiz in 2013. It is known for its dark, thick maduro wrapper—producing rich characteristics. While the cigars are occasionally criticized for burn issues, they are equally praised for a stellar performance with age.

  350. Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary

    350. Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1379 Wins: 2900 Losses: 2893

    Celebrating the opening of Nat Sherman’s legendary Townhouse store in Manhattan, NY in 1930, the brand has crafted a special cigar for the occasion. Utilizing Nicaraguan fillers and a special Dominican wrapper, the cigars are rolled with the classic entubado style, making for an ultra-premium experience.

  351. Punch Rare Corojo cigar

    351. Rare Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1379 Wins: 2707 Losses: 2876

    Punch Rare Corojo is among the most popular small batch / seasonal cigar releases, with its annual, limited allotment released each February to cigar fans. Many credit Rare Corojo with creating demand for special, annual releases in the craft cigar market.

  352. CAO La Traviata cigar

    352. La Traviata

    Battle Rating: 1378 Wins: 2575 Losses: 3622

    CAO La Traviata is among the more “classic” blends offered by the forward-thinking, flashy CAO brand. The cigar is known for its affordability and has won multiple awards throughout the years.

  353. Henry Clay Stalk Cut cigar

    353. Henry Clay Stalk Cut

    Battle Rating: 1377 Wins: 2488 Losses: 3258

    Henry Clay Stalk Cut by Grupo De Maestros is the latest project under the Henry Clay name. The cigar is semi-box-pressed and utilizes a stalk-cut, Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper—a process that allows the leafs to continue absorbing nutrients from the plant as it cures.

  354. Gurkha The Beast cigar

    354. The Beast

    Battle Rating: 1377 Wins: 2271 Losses: 3514

    The Beast is a small batch offering from Gurkha, a brand known for lavish packaging and extreme cigar projects. 1,000 Boxes are produced per year.

  355. 1502 XO cigar

    355. 1502 XO

    Battle Rating: 1377 Wins: 2950 Losses: 3061

    1502 XO is the most premium cigar to date from Global Premium Cigars. Named for the designation of the most premium cognac spirits, the cigar boasts a special blend of Nicaraguan tobaccos and rare, 18-year-aged leaves.

  356. Joya de Nicaragua Antaño Dark Corojo cigar

    356. Antaño Dark Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1376 Wins: 3310 Losses: 3552

    Antaño Dark Corojo comes from Joya de Nicaragua, the oldest factory in Nicaragua. This is an ultra-bold smoke, showcasing the power of Nicaraguan tobaccos. In fact, Joya warns you straight away, “Novices need not light.”

  357. Drew Estate MUWAT Kentucky Fire Cured cigar

    357. Kentucky Fire Cured

    Battle Rating: 1376 Wins: 2832 Losses: 3223

    The MUWAT Kentucky Fire Cured is a unique smoking experience, filled with a rich, BBQ-like smokiness from the cigar’s unorthodox curing process—an ancient technique of curing the tobaccos over smoldering embers of various woods.

  358. Rocky Patel Vintage 2003 Cameroon cigar

    358. Vintage 2003 Cameroon

    Battle Rating: 1376 Wins: 2674 Losses: 3100

    Rocky Patel Vintage 2003 Cameroon is a medium-bodied profile within Rocky’s popular Vintage lineup. With an African Cameroon wrapper, it offers a refined experience.

  359. Partagás Shorts cigar

    359. Partagás Shorts

    Battle Rating: 1376 Wins: 3155 Losses: 3222

    Short and spicy! Partagás Shorts provide only a 15 minute smoke, but it’s got enough flavor to make up for it! Comparable to Partagás Serie D in flavor profile.

  360. Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Champagne cigar

    360. Perdomo Reserve Champagne

    Battle Rating: 1375 Wins: 3127 Losses: 3419

    Perdomo Reserve 10 Year Anniversary Champagne cigars take a different approach from the renowned Perdomo brand. A triple-fermented, 6-year-aged Connecticut “Champagne” wrapper shows softer complexity.

  361. Room101 San Andrés cigar

    361. Room101 San Andrés

    Battle Rating: 1375 Wins: 2774 Losses: 2998

    Room101 San Andrés takes a detour from the brand’s familiar, dark maduro wrappers—showcasing an uncommon natural, Mexican San Andrés wrapper over Honduran & Dominican fillers.

  362. NUb Maduro cigar

    362. NUb Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1374 Wins: 2869 Losses: 3643

    NUb cigars were the creation of StudioTobac, which is now operated by Oliva. The concept is to offer only the cigar’s “sweet spot”, with short & stout sizes. Their Maduro blend utilizes a Brazilian wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers, making for a rich, dessert-like profile.

  363. Room101 The Big Payback Connecticut cigar

    363. The Big Payback Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1374 Wins: 2260 Losses: 3315

    Luxury lifestyle brand Room101 introduces the sequel to their popular “The Big Payback” cigar, using a lighter Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper for a more delicate smoking experience.

  364. Crux Guild cigar

    364. Crux Guild

    Battle Rating: 1373 Wins: 3336 Losses: 3600

    Crux Guild pays homage to the skill of the craft, utilizing some of the most talented rollers at the famed Plasencia Cigars factory in Estelí.

  365. E.P. Carrillo INCH Colorado cigar

    365. INCH Colorado

    Battle Rating: 1372 Wins: 3116 Losses: 3600

    E.P. Carrillo returns to one of their most popular lines with the INCH Colorado. Focusing on large ring gauges, INCH Colorado uses a new Ecuadoran Colorado wrapper over a Nicaraguan binder and Nicaraguan & Dominican fillers, making for a full-bodied smoke.

  366. Henry Clay Tattoo cigar

    366. Henry Clay Tattoo

    Battle Rating: 1371 Wins: 5987 Losses: 6915

    Henry Clay Tattoo cigars see the unlikely pairing of Pete Johnson of Tatuaje and the Grupo de Maestros of Altadis USA. Pete has worked closely with Altadis’ expert blenders to create a cigar to pay homage to one of his favorites—the original Henry Clay cigar.

  367. Kristoff Corojo Limitada cigar

    367. Kristoff Corojo Limitada

    Battle Rating: 1371 Wins: 3324 Losses: 3673

    Kristoff Corojo Limitada may very well be the most popular among boutique brand Kristoff Cigars. This Habano earned an elite #11 spot in 2012’s Top 25 Cigars list by Cigar Aficionado.

  368. Arturo Fuente Gran Reserva Sun Grown cigar

    368. Gran Reserva Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1371 Wins: 3456 Losses: 2792

    Arturo Fuente Gran Reserva Sun Grown takes the brand’s classic Gran Reserva blend and tops it with an oily, Ecuadorian Sun-Grown wrapper, finished in Spanish cedar vaults and packaged in cedar sleeves.

  369. MoyaRuiz Pickle Juice cigar

    369. Pickle Juice

    Battle Rating: 1370 Wins: 1925 Losses: 3683

    MoyaRuiz is never the type to shy away from creative packaging and the Pickle Juice is no exception. Thirteen Candela-wrapped cigars are packaged in plastic jars made to resemble jars of pickles. This is a limited edition cigar made for the 2016 St. Patrick’s Day season.

  370. Foundry Chillin' Moose cigar

    370. Chillin’ Moose

    Battle Rating: 1370 Wins: 2879 Losses: 3779

    Chillin’ Moose is the highly-popular, affordable offering from Foundry. Using a diverse blend, the cigars offer flavor at some of the cheapest prices industry-wide.