1. Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Sobremesa cigar

    1. Sobremesa

    Battle Rating: 1628 Wins: 5042 Losses: 2641

    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.

  2. Padrón Family Reserve 50 Years maduro cigar

    2. Family Reserve 50 Years – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1558 Wins: 2378 Losses: 1185

    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.

  3. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 natural cigar

    3. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1553 Wins: 462 Losses: 265

    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.

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

    4. Liga Privada No. 9

    Battle Rating: 1540 Wins: 7387 Losses: 3231

    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.

  5. Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Mi Querida cigar

    5. Mi Querida

    Battle Rating: 1531 Wins: 1345 Losses: 1030

    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.

  6. Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration cigar

    6. Fuente Fuente OpusX 20 Years Celebration

    Battle Rating: 1530 Wins: 585 Losses: 320

    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.

  7. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 maduro cigar

    7. Padrón 1926 Serie No. 90 – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1522 Wins: 1254 Losses: 908

    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.

  8. Fuente Fuente OpusX Angel's Share cigar

    8. Fuente Fuente OpusX Angel’s Share

    Battle Rating: 1522 Wins: 926 Losses: 640

    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.

  9. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX cigar

    9. Fuente Fuente OpusX Belicoso XXX

    Battle Rating: 1521 Wins: 6774 Losses: 3055

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

  10. Partagas Serie D No. 4 cigar

    10. Partagás Serie D

    Battle Rating: 1516 Wins: 6589 Losses: 4631

    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.

  11. Liga Privada T52 cigar

    11. Liga Privada T52

    Battle Rating: 1516 Wins: 163 Losses: 56

    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.

  12. Ashton VSG Virgin Sun Grown cigar

    12. Ashton VSG

    Battle Rating: 1514 Wins: 6576 Losses: 4616

    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.

  13. Cohiba Behike BHK cigar

    13. Behike BHK

    Battle Rating: 1511 Wins: 6585 Losses: 4209

    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.

  14. LFD Double Ligero Chisel cigar

    14. Double Ligero Chisel

    Battle Rating: 1510 Wins: 6147 Losses: 5192

    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.

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

    15. Don Carlos Eye of the Shark

    Battle Rating: 1503 Wins: 4564 Losses: 2673

    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.

  16. RoMa Crfat Tobac Intemperance BA XXI cigar

    16. Intemperance BA XXI

    Battle Rating: 1500 Wins: 5542 Losses: 5302

    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.

  17. AVO Syncro Nicaragua cigar

    17. AVO Syncro Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1498 Wins: 6844 Losses: 4670

    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.

  18. Tatuaje Havana VI Verocu cigar

    18. Havana VI Verocu

    Battle Rating: 1496 Wins: 4028 Losses: 3068

    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.

  19. San Cristobal Ovation cigar

    19. San Cristobal Ovation

    Battle Rating: 1494 Wins: 3613 Losses: 2887

    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.

  20. RoMa Craft Tobac Neanderthal cigar

    20. Neanderthal

    Battle Rating: 1491 Wins: 5998 Losses: 4830

    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.

  21. Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 cigar

    21. Tatuaje Cojonu 2009 Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1489 Wins: 4934 Losses: 3432

    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.

  22. My Father Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial cigar

    22. Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial

    Battle Rating: 1489 Wins: 2851 Losses: 1847

    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.

  23. Alec Bradley Prensado cigar

    23. Prensado

    Battle Rating: 1489 Wins: 2210 Losses: 1781

    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.

  24. Camacho American Barrel-Aged cigar

    24. American Barrel-Aged

    Battle Rating: 1488 Wins: 4794 Losses: 3727

    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.

  25. Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013 cigar

    25. Tatuaje Black Label Corona Gorda 2013

    Battle Rating: 1488 Wins: 3929 Losses: 2365

    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.

  26. Oliva Serie V Melanio cigar

    26. Oliva Serie V Melanio

    Battle Rating: 1488 Wins: 4133 Losses: 1993

    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.

  27. Padrón 1926 Serie natural cigar

    27. Padrón 1926 Serie – Natural

    Battle Rating: 1487 Wins: 8042 Losses: 3983

    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.

  28. Arturo Fuente Hemingway Short Story Maduro cigar

    28. Hemingway Short Story Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1487 Wins: 4247 Losses: 2754

    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.

  29. Tatuaje TAA 2012 cigar

    29. Tatuaje TAA 2012

    Battle Rating: 1486 Wins: 6546 Losses: 3970

    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.

  30. AJ Fernandez Enclave cigar

    30. AJ Fernandez Enclave

    Battle Rating: 1484 Wins: 6643 Losses: 4873

    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.

  31. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series maduro cigar

    31. Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1481 Wins: 6309 Losses: 2819

    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.

  32. A. Florez 1975 Serie Privada Capa Habano cigar

    32. 1975 Serie Privada Capa Habano

    Battle Rating: 1481 Wins: 3345 Losses: 3361

    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.

  33. RoMa Craft CroMagnon cigar

    33. CroMagnon

    Battle Rating: 1481 Wins: 116 Losses: 75

    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.

  34. La Flor Dominicana La Nox cigar

    34. La Nox

    Battle Rating: 1479 Wins: 3298 Losses: 3042

    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.

  35. Alec Bradley Tempus cigar

    35. Tempus

    Battle Rating: 1479 Wins: 2060 Losses: 2045

    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.

  36. Aging Room Small Batch M356 cigar

    36. Aging Room M356

    Battle Rating: 1478 Wins: 3872 Losses: 2869

    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.

  37. Illusione "Original Documents" cigar

    37. Illusione “Original Documents”

    Battle Rating: 1478 Wins: 2524 Losses: 2722

    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.

  38. Liga Privada Papas Fritas

    38. Liga Privada Papas Fritas

    Battle Rating: 1477 Wins: 5821 Losses: 5172

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

  39. Padrón Dámaso cigar

    39. Padrón Dámaso

    Battle Rating: 1476 Wins: 5894 Losses: 5422

    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.

  40. Drew Estate Undercrown DOGMA cigar

    40. Undercrown DOGMA

    Battle Rating: 1475 Wins: 7127 Losses: 4319

    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.

  41. Arturo Fuente Añejo No. 77 the Shark cigar

    41. Añejo No. 77 “Shark”

    Battle Rating: 1474 Wins: 7461 Losses: 4102

    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.

  42. Davidoff 702 Series Special R cigar

    42. Davidoff 702 Series – Special R

    Battle Rating: 1474 Wins: 333 Losses: 263

    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.

  43. Arturo Fuente Casa Fuente cigar

    43. Casa Fuente

    Battle Rating: 1473 Wins: 5942 Losses: 4779

    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.

  44. Ramón Allones Allones Extra Edición Limitada 2011 cigar

    44. Allones Extra Edición Limitada 2011

    Battle Rating: 1473 Wins: 766 Losses: 715

    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.

  45. Herrera Estelí TAA Exclusive cigar

    45. Herrera Estelí TAA Exclusive 2016

    Battle Rating: 1472 Wins: 1536 Losses: 1277

    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.

  46. Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchills cigar

    46. Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchills

    Battle Rating: 1471 Wins: 5202 Losses: 5664

    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.

  47. Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco cigar

    47. Cuatro Cinco Reserva Especial

    Battle Rating: 1471 Wins: 3460 Losses: 3095

    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.

  48. Fuente Fuente OpusX Lost City cigar

    48. Fuente Fuente OpusX Lost City

    Battle Rating: 1471 Wins: 4015 Losses: 2101

    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.

  49. La Hacienda by Warped Cigars

    49. La Hacienda

    Battle Rating: 1470 Wins: 5527 Losses: 5372

    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.

  50. Balmoral Añejo XO cigar

    50. Balmoral Añejo XO

    Battle Rating: 1470 Wins: 1585 Losses: 1593

    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.

  51. My Father cigar

    51. My Father

    Battle Rating: 1469 Wins: 3650 Losses: 1960

    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.

  52. Prometheus God of Fire Serie Aniversario cigar

    52. God of Fire Serie Aniversario

    Battle Rating: 1469 Wins: 2555 Losses: 1817

    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.

  53. Tatuaje 10th Anniversary cigar

    53. Tatuaje 10th Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1469 Wins: 1631 Losses: 1193

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

  54. Ramón Allones Superiores cigar

    54. Ramón Allones Superiores

    Battle Rating: 1467 Wins: 5623 Losses: 5140

    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!

  55. My Father Le Bijou 1922 cigar

    55. Le Bijou 1922

    Battle Rating: 1466 Wins: 3270 Losses: 1629

    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.

  56. Room101 San Andrés cigar

    56. Room101 San Andrés

    Battle Rating: 1466 Wins: 1598 Losses: 1699

    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.

  57. Diamond Crown Maximus cigar

    57. Diamond Crown Maximus

    Battle Rating: 1466 Wins: 1716 Losses: 1510

    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.

  58. Quesada Reserva Privada Oscuro cigar

    58. Quesada Reserva Privada Oscuro

    Battle Rating: 1466 Wins: 1330 Losses: 1144

    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.

  59. AVO Syncro Nicaragua Fogata cigar

    59. AVO Syncro Nicaragua Fogata

    Battle Rating: 1462 Wins: 1391 Losses: 1101

    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.

  60. Davidoff Yamasá cigar

    60. Davidoff Yamasá

    Battle Rating: 1462 Wins: 1361 Losses: 1102

    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.

  61. Espinosa Laranja Reserva cigar

    61. Laranja Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1461 Wins: 7233 Losses: 4329

    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.

  62. Hoyo La Amistad cigar

    62. Hoyo La Amistad

    Battle Rating: 1461 Wins: 1147 Losses: 1033

    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.

  63. Jericho Hill cigar

    63. Jericho Hill

    Battle Rating: 1460 Wins: 6905 Losses: 4621

    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.

  64. Montecristo No. 2 cigar

    64. Montecristo No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1460 Wins: 6629 Losses: 4494

    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.

  65. Drew Estate Liga Privada Dirty Rat cigar

    65. Dirty Rat

    Battle Rating: 1459 Wins: 4487 Losses: 2691

    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.

  66. La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor cigar

    66. La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor

    Battle Rating: 1459 Wins: 4432 Losses: 2429

    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.

  67. Casa Magna Colorado cigar

    67. Casa Magna Colorado

    Battle Rating: 1459 Wins: 1934 Losses: 1732

    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.

  68. Drew Estate Undercrown Flying Pig cigar

    68. Undercrown Flying Pig

    Battle Rating: 1459 Wins: 407 Losses: 308

    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.

  69. CLE Corojo cigar

    69. CLE Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1459 Wins: 62 Losses: 48

    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.

  70. Cohiba Siglo II cigar

    70. Siglo II

    Battle Rating: 1458 Wins: 3655 Losses: 3045

    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.

  71. D'Crossier Golden Blend Aged 10 Years cigar

    71. Golden Blend Aged 10 Years

    Battle Rating: 1456 Wins: 4947 Losses: 5136

    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.

  72. Ashton Aged Maduro cigar

    72. Ashton Aged Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1456 Wins: 1585 Losses: 1334

    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.

  73. Tatuaje Reserva K 222 cigar

    73. Tatuaje Reserva K 222

    Battle Rating: 1456 Wins: 1390 Losses: 1167

    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.

  74. Illusione Maduro cigar

    74. Illusione Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1455 Wins: 1397 Losses: 1425

    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.

  75. Drew Estate Undercrown Shade cigar

    75. Undercrown Shade

    Battle Rating: 1454 Wins: 4298 Losses: 3228

    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.

  76. La Gloria Cubana Serie R cigar

    76. La Gloria Cubana Serie R

    Battle Rating: 1454 Wins: 2872 Losses: 2339

    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.

  77. CAO Pilón cigar

    77. CAO Pilón

    Battle Rating: 1454 Wins: 1457 Losses: 1337

    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.

  78. La Palina Maduro cigar

    78. La Palina Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1452 Wins: 1520 Losses: 1455

    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.

  79. Davidoff Nicaragua Box Pressed cigar

    79. Davidoff Nicaragua Box Pressed

    Battle Rating: 1452 Wins: 1830 Losses: 1270

    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.

  80. E.P. Carrillo New Wave Connecticut cigar

    80. New Wave Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1452 Wins: 1081 Losses: 1443

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

  81. Cubariqueño Cigar Co. Protocol Probable Cause cigar

    81. Protocol Probable Cause

    Battle Rating: 1452 Wins: 1010 Losses: 984

    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.

  82. Cohiba Robusto Cuban cigar

    82. Cohiba Robusto

    Battle Rating: 1452 Wins: 104 Losses: 64

    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.

  83. Illusione Epernay cigar

    83. Epernay

    Battle Rating: 1450 Wins: 5089 Losses: 5525

    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.

  84. Caldwell Eastern Standard cigar

    84. Eastern Standard

    Battle Rating: 1450 Wins: 4510 Losses: 3763

    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.

  85. Matilde Quadrata cigar

    85. Matilde Quadrata

    Battle Rating: 1450 Wins: 1245 Losses: 1155

    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.

  86. Padrón 1926 Serie maduro cigar

    86. Padrón 1926 Serie – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1450 Wins: 1520 Losses: 1040

    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.

  87. Ramón Allones cigar

    87. Ramón Allones

    Battle Rating: 1449 Wins: 5785 Losses: 5212

    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.

  88. My Father Flor de Las Antillas cigar

    88. Flor de las Antillas

    Battle Rating: 1448 Wins: 6742 Losses: 4708

    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.

  89. AJ Fernandez San Lotano Requiem Habano cigar

    89. San Lotano Requiem Habano

    Battle Rating: 1448 Wins: 71 Losses: 52

    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.

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

    90. La Mission du L’Atelier

    Battle Rating: 1447 Wins: 6503 Losses: 4779

    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.

  91. Ashton ESG cigar

    91. Ashton ESG

    Battle Rating: 1447 Wins: 6729 Losses: 4627

    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.

  92. RoMa Craft Whiskey Rebellion 1794 Cigar Dojo cigar

    92. Whiskey Rebellion 1794 – Cigar Dojo

    Battle Rating: 1445 Wins: 1267 Losses: 1071

    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.

  93. Bolívar Cuban cigar

    93. Bolívar

    Battle Rating: 1444 Wins: 6391 Losses: 4781

    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.

  94. LFD Andalusian Bull cigar

    94. Andalusian Bull

    Battle Rating: 1444 Wins: 1093 Losses: 947

    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.

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

    95. The Oscar

    Battle Rating: 1443 Wins: 1147 Losses: 1129

    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.

  96. Davidoff Puro d'Oro Eminentes cigar

    96. Davidoff Puro d’Oro

    Battle Rating: 1443 Wins: 788 Losses: 695

    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.

  97. Espinosa 601 Blue Label maduro cigar

    97. 601 Blue Label

    Battle Rating: 1442 Wins: 5049 Losses: 5427

    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.

  98. Caldwell Savages cigar

    98. Savages

    Battle Rating: 1441 Wins: 1282 Losses: 1211

    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.

  99. Eiroa cigar

    99. EIROA

    Battle Rating: 1440 Wins: 5447 Losses: 5410

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

  100. Nat Sherman Timeless Collection Nicaragua cigar

    100. Timeless Collection Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1440 Wins: 2048 Losses: 1837

    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.

  101. Hoyo de Monterrey Du Prince cigar

    101. Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo du Prince

    Battle Rating: 1439 Wins: 1407 Losses: 1298

    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.

  102. CAO Colombia cigar

    102. CAO Colombia

    Battle Rating: 1438 Wins: 4469 Losses: 6552

    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.

  103. Herrera Estelí cigar

    103. Herrera Estelí

    Battle Rating: 1438 Wins: 3997 Losses: 2275

    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.

  104. Crowned Heads Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2014 cigar

    104. Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2014

    Battle Rating: 1437 Wins: 6569 Losses: 4608

    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.

  105. Crowned Heads La Imperiosa cigar

    105. La Imperiosa

    Battle Rating: 1437 Wins: 3817 Losses: 3013

    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.

  106. CAO Flathead cigar

    106. Flathead

    Battle Rating: 1437 Wins: 2002 Losses: 1948

    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?

  107. A.J. Fernandez Bellas Artes cigar

    107. Bellas Artes

    Battle Rating: 1437 Wins: 1238 Losses: 1068

    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.

  108. 108. Liga Privada Único Serie L40

    Battle Rating: 1436 Wins: 7343 Losses: 4276

    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.

  109. Herrera Esteli Edicion Limitada 2014 lancero cigar

    109. Herrera Esteli Edicion Limitada 2014 Lancero

    Battle Rating: 1436 Wins: 6813 Losses: 4375

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

  110. E.P. Carrillo La Historia cigar

    110. La Historia

    Battle Rating: 1436 Wins: 2640 Losses: 1806

    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.

  111. Plasencia Alma Fuerte cigar

    111. Plasencia Alma Fuerte

    Battle Rating: 1436 Wins: 350 Losses: 362

    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.

  112. Quesada 40th Anniversary cigar

    112. Quesada 40th Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1435 Wins: 5361 Losses: 5338

    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.

  113. Illusione Rothchildes cigar

    113. Illusione *R* Rothchildes

    Battle Rating: 1435 Wins: 3998 Losses: 3416

    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.

  114. Joya de Nicaragua Antaño Dark Corojo cigar

    114. Antaño Dark Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1435 Wins: 2164 Losses: 2346

    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.”

  115. New World by AJ Fernandez cigar

    115. New World

    Battle Rating: 1433 Wins: 3860 Losses: 2450

    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.

  116. El Centurion H-2K-CT cigar

    116. El Centurion H-2K-CT

    Battle Rating: 1431 Wins: 6369 Losses: 5004

    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.

  117. La Palina Mr. Sam cigar

    117. Mr. Sam

    Battle Rating: 1430 Wins: 5714 Losses: 4944

    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.

  118. San Lotano Oval cigar by AJ Fernandez

    118. San Lotano Oval

    Battle Rating: 1430 Wins: 2225 Losses: 1892

    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.

  119. Liga Privada UF-13 Dark cigar

    119. Liga Privada Único Serie UF-13 Dark

    Battle Rating: 1430 Wins: 403 Losses: 316

    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.

  120. La Palina Red Label cigar

    120. La Palina Red Label

    Battle Rating: 1429 Wins: 5103 Losses: 5432

    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.

  121. Tatuaje Tattoo cigar

    121. Tattoo

    Battle Rating: 1428 Wins: 5357 Losses: 5228

    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.

  122. Viaje Platino cigar

    122. Viaje Platino

    Battle Rating: 1428 Wins: 4454 Losses: 5948

    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.

  123. Quesada Oktoberfest 2015 Edition cigar

    123. Oktoberfest

    Battle Rating: 1428 Wins: 5424 Losses: 5300

    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.

  124. Arturo Fuente Gran Reserva Sun Grown cigar

    124. Gran Reserva Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1428 Wins: 2137 Losses: 1631

    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.

  125. Crowned Heads Las Calaveras 2016 cigar

    125. Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2016

    Battle Rating: 1428 Wins: 1478 Losses: 1221

    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.

  126. Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 2 cigar

    126. Hoyo de Monterrey Épicure No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1427 Wins: 6254 Losses: 4668

    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.

  127. La Aurora Preferidos Maduro cigar

    127. La Aurora Preferidos Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1427 Wins: 1645 Losses: 1553

    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.

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

    128. L’Atelier Extension de la Racine

    Battle Rating: 1426 Wins: 2641 Losses: 2846

    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.

  129. Fratello Bianco cigar

    129. Fratello Bianco

    Battle Rating: 1425 Wins: 3057 Losses: 3752

    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.

  130. Matilde Oscura cigar

    130. Matilde Oscura

    Battle Rating: 1424 Wins: 5707 Losses: 4686

    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.

  131. Oliva Master Blends 3 cigar

    131. Master Blends 3

    Battle Rating: 1424 Wins: 3741 Losses: 2911

    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.

  132. Punch Rare Corojo cigar

    132. Rare Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1424 Wins: 1442 Losses: 1587

    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.

  133. Room101 The Big Payback cigar

    133. The Big Payback

    Battle Rating: 1423 Wins: 4619 Losses: 6076

    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.

  134. Punch Signature cigar

    134. Punch Signature

    Battle Rating: 1423 Wins: 4362 Losses: 6316

    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.

  135. Rocky Patel Super Ligero cigar

    135. Rocky Patel Super Ligero

    Battle Rating: 1421 Wins: 5201 Losses: 5716

    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.

  136. La Palina Goldie Laguito No. 2 cigar

    136. Goldie Laguito No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 5521 Losses: 4747

    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.

  137. The Rake cigar by Moya Ruiz

    137. The Rake

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 5192 Losses: 5542

    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.

  138. Rocky Patel Royale cigar

    138. Rocky Patel Royale

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 1954 Losses: 1742

    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.

  139. Tatuaje TAA 2016 cigar

    139. Tatuaje TAA 2016

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 1471 Losses: 1175

    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.

  140. Caldwell Eastern Standard Midnight Express Maduro cigar

    140. Midnight Express

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 1109 Losses: 1191

    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.

  141. A.J. Fernandez Last Call Maduro cigar

    141. Last Call Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1419 Wins: 1003 Losses: 977

    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.

  142. Perdomo 20th Anniversary Maduro cigar

    142. Perdomo 20th Anniversary Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1418 Wins: 2694 Losses: 2211

    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.

  143. Foundation Cigar Company The Tabernacle cigar

    143. The Tabernacle

    Battle Rating: 1416 Wins: 1301 Losses: 1255

    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.

  144. Cornelius & Anthony Cornelius cigar

    144. Cornelius

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 1222 Losses: 1411

    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.

  145. Gurkha Cellar Reserve Platinum Edition cigar

    145. Cellar Reserve Platinum Edition

    Battle Rating: 1415 Wins: 1093 Losses: 1396

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

  146. Protocol cigar

    146. Protocol

    Battle Rating: 1412 Wins: 5067 Losses: 5414

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

  147. Leccia Tobacco Black cigar

    147. Leccia Black

    Battle Rating: 1411 Wins: 2793 Losses: 2967

    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.

  148. Sensei's Sensational Sarsaparilla II cigar

    148. Sensei’s Sensational Sarsaparilla II

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 1019 Losses: 981

    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.

  149. Herrera Estelí Miami cigar

    149. Herrera Estelí Miami

    Battle Rating: 1410 Wins: 506 Losses: 405

    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.

  150. Room101 OSOK One Shot One Kill

    150. OSOK

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 5509 Losses: 5734

    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.

  151. My Father La Antiguedad cigar

    151. La Antiguedad

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 1460 Losses: 1172

    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.

  152. L'Atelier Côte d’Or cigar

    152. Côte d’Or

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 4009 Losses: 3678

    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.

  153. Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Champagne cigar

    153. Perdomo Reserve Champagne

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 2018 Losses: 2162

    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.

  154. Padrón Dámaso No. 32 cigar

    154. Padrón Dámaso No. 32

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 1345 Losses: 1236

    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.

  155. Regius Exclusivo U.S.A. cigar

    155. Regius Exclusivo U.S.A.

    Battle Rating: 1409 Wins: 74 Losses: 79

    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.

  156. El Güegüense cigar by Foundation Cigar Co.

    156. El Güegüense

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 6191 Losses: 5130

    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.

  157. Camacho Corojo cigar

    157. Camacho Corojo

    Battle Rating: 1408 Wins: 5320 Losses: 5737

    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.

  158. La Jugada Habano cigar

    158. La Jugada Habano

    Battle Rating: 1407 Wins: 5573 Losses: 5296

    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.

  159. Drew Estate Nica Rustica cigar

    159. Nica Rustica

    Battle Rating: 1406 Wins: 2532 Losses: 1924

    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.

  160. Rocky Patel Prohibition Mexican San Andreas Maduro cigar

    160. Prohibition – San Andreas Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 4719 Losses: 5919

    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.

  161. Illusione ~eccj~ 20th cigar

    161. ~eccj~ 20th

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 1224 Losses: 1338

    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.

  162. Eiroa The First 20 Years cigar

    162. EIROA The First 20 Years

    Battle Rating: 1405 Wins: 1249 Losses: 1114

    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.

  163. Caldwell The Last Tsar cigar

    163. The Last Tsar

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 3143 Losses: 3506

    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.

  164. Quesada Keg cigar

    164. Quesada Keg

    Battle Rating: 1404 Wins: 1798 Losses: 2173

    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.

  165. San Cristobal Elegancia cigar

    165. San Cristobal Elegancia

    Battle Rating: 1403 Wins: 59 Losses: 73

    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.

  166. Warped Corto cigar

    166. Corto

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 3356 Losses: 3751

    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.

  167. Espinosa Crema cigar

    167. Espinosa Crema

    Battle Rating: 1402 Wins: 1148 Losses: 1219

    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.

  168. Warped Futuro cigar

    168. Futuro

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 5434 Losses: 5555

    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”.

  169. Crowned Heads Four Kicks cigar

    169. Four Kicks

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 3830 Losses: 3607

    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.

  170. Alec Bradley Sanctum cigar

    170. Sanctum

    Battle Rating: 1401 Wins: 2309 Losses: 3370

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

  171. AJ Fernandez New World Connecticut cigar

    171. New World Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 3466 Losses: 3515

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

  172. E.P. Carrillo CORE Natural cigar

    172. E.P. Carrillo CORE

    Battle Rating: 1400 Wins: 2058 Losses: 1826

    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.

  173. Flor de D'Crossier 512 cigar

    173. Flor de D’Crossier 512

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 5778 Losses: 4792

    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.

  174. Ashton Symmetry cigar

    174. Ashton Symmetry

    Battle Rating: 1399 Wins: 1575 Losses: 1205

    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.

  175. Henry Clay Tattoo cigar

    175. Henry Clay Tattoo

    Battle Rating: 1398 Wins: 4789 Losses: 5608

    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.

  176. AVO 90th Classic Covers Volume 4 cigar

    176. Classic Covers Volume 4

    Battle Rating: 1397 Wins: 441 Losses: 417

    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.

  177. Oliva Connecticut Reserve cigar

    177. Oliva Connecticut Reserve

    Battle Rating: 1396 Wins: 1958 Losses: 2819

    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.

  178. Epic Maduro Reserva cigar

    178. Epic Maduro Reserva

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 5164 Losses: 5729

    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.

  179. L'Atelier Maduro cigar

    179. L’Atelier Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 1825 Losses: 1630

    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.

  180. Crowned Heads Headley Grange Drumstick cigar

    180. Headley Grange Drumstick LE 2013

    Battle Rating: 1395 Wins: 1284 Losses: 1511

    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.

  181. EP Carrillo Short Run 2016 cigar

    181. Short Run 2016

    Battle Rating: 1394 Wins: 1304 Losses: 1560

    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.

  182. Camacho Ecuador cigar

    182. Camacho Ecuador

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 5821 Losses: 5446

    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.

  183. Tatuaje Reserva RC184 cigar

    183. Tatuaje Reserva RC184

    Battle Rating: 1393 Wins: 1278 Losses: 1217

    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.

  184. Cuaba Cuban cigar

    184. Cuaba

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 1799 Losses: 2347

    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.

  185. Camacho Powerband cigar

    185. Camacho Powerband

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 1280 Losses: 1322

    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.

  186. Sindicato Particulares cigar

    186. Particulares

    Battle Rating: 1391 Wins: 1021 Losses: 1172

    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.

  187. Sensei's Sensational Sarsaparilla cigar

    187. Sarsaparilla

    Battle Rating: 1390 Wins: 5769 Losses: 4959

    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.

  188. Partagas Aniversario 170 cigar

    188. Partagas 170

    Battle Rating: 1389 Wins: 1357 Losses: 1900

    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.

  189. La Palina Goldie Dalia cigar

    189. Goldie Dalia

    Battle Rating: 1388 Wins: 1292 Losses: 1229

    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.

  190. Partagás Shorts cigar

    190. Partagás Shorts

    Battle Rating: 1387 Wins: 1310 Losses: 1361

    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.

  191. Perdomo Habano cigar

    191. Perdomo Habano Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 4704 Losses: 6270

    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.

  192. 1502 XO cigar

    192. 1502 XO

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 1482 Losses: 1480

    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.

  193. Illusione Gigantes cigar

    193. Illusione *G* Gigantes

    Battle Rating: 1386 Wins: 1087 Losses: 1327

    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.

  194. Quesada Reserva Privada cigar

    194. Quesada Reserva Privada

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 5430 Losses: 5284

    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.

  195. Pinar Del Rio Habano Sun Grown cigar

    195. Pinar del Río Habano Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 4202 Losses: 6242

    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.

  196. San Cristóbal de La Habana cigar

    196. San Cristóbal de La Habana El Príncipe

    Battle Rating: 1385 Wins: 1220 Losses: 1362

    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.

  197. H. Upmann Cuban cigar

    197. H. Upmann

    Battle Rating: 1384 Wins: 2745 Losses: 3029

    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.

  198. Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary

    198. Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1384 Wins: 1680 Losses: 1611

    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.

  199. La Jugada Prieto cigar

    199. La Jugada Prieto

    Battle Rating: 1384 Wins: 1222 Losses: 1316

    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.

  200. Warped Maestro del Tiempo 6102R cigar

    200. Maestro del Tiempo 6102R

    Battle Rating: 1383 Wins: 1107 Losses: 1130

    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.

  201. Espinosa Habano cigar

    201. Espinosa Habano

    Battle Rating: 1382 Wins: 5942 Losses: 5064

    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.

  202. Espinosa 601 Red Label cigar

    202. 601 Red Label

    Battle Rating: 1382 Wins: 996 Losses: 1096

    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.

  203. Tatuaje Anarchy Microblend cigar

    203. Anarchy

    Battle Rating: 1381 Wins: 4965 Losses: 5309

    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.

  204. Ave Maria Argentum cigar

    204. Ave Maria Argentum

    Battle Rating: 1381 Wins: 1038 Losses: 1049

    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.

  205. Sancho Panza Belicosos cigar

    205. Sancho Panza Belicosos

    Battle Rating: 1381 Wins: 362 Losses: 396

    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.

  206. Tatuaje Fausto cigar

    206. Fausto

    Battle Rating: 1379 Wins: 2912 Losses: 3593

    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.”

  207. MBombay Corojo Oscuro cigar

    207. MBombay Corojo Oscuro

    Battle Rating: 1379 Wins: 1295 Losses: 1233

    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.

  208. Macanudo Estate Reserve 2015 cigar

    208. Macanudo Estate Reserve 2015

    Battle Rating: 1378 Wins: 1489 Losses: 2265

    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.

  209. Warped Flor del Valle Sky Flower cigar

    209. Sky Flower

    Battle Rating: 1378 Wins: 1192 Losses: 1286

    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.

  210. E.P. Carrillo Dusk cigar

    210. Dusk

    Battle Rating: 1378 Wins: 1070 Losses: 1195

    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.

  211. Matilde Serena cigar

    211. Matilde Serena

    Battle Rating: 1377 Wins: 340 Losses: 383

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

  212. 212. Casa Cuba

    Battle Rating: 1375 Wins: 5876 Losses: 5064

    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.

  213. Rocky Patel Vintage 1992 cigar

    213. Vintage 1992

    Battle Rating: 1373 Wins: 2086 Losses: 2059

    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.

  214. Partagas Benji Menendez Master Series Prominentes cigar

    214. Benji Menendez Partagas Master Series

    Battle Rating: 1373 Wins: 323 Losses: 340

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

  215. NUb Maduro cigar

    215. NUb Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1371 Wins: 1805 Losses: 2300

    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.

  216. Maestro del Tiempo 5205 cigar

    216. Maestro del Tiempo 5205

    Battle Rating: 1371 Wins: 1044 Losses: 989

    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.

  217. Cohiba Nicaragua cigar

    217. Cohiba Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1370 Wins: 4639 Losses: 6131

    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.

  218. Trinidad Fundadores cigar

    218. Trinidad Fundadores

    Battle Rating: 1370 Wins: 1023 Losses: 1043

    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.

  219. Viaje Honey & Hand Grenades cigar

    219. Honey & Hand Grenades

    Battle Rating: 1370 Wins: 390 Losses: 511

    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.

  220. Crowned Heads J.D. Howard Reserve cigar

    220. J.D. Howard Reserve

    Battle Rating: 1369 Wins: 2535 Losses: 3200

    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.

  221. Room101 Chief Cool Arrow cigar

    221. Chief Cool Arrow

    Battle Rating: 1369 Wins: 1079 Losses: 1343

    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.

  222. Brick House cigar

    222. Brick House

    Battle Rating: 1368 Wins: 5176 Losses: 6123

    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.

  223. Cornelius & Anthony Venganza cigar

    223. Venganza

    Battle Rating: 1368 Wins: 1105 Losses: 1294

    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.

  224. Sindicato cigar

    224. Sindicato

    Battle Rating: 1367 Wins: 4706 Losses: 5830

    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.

  225. Joya Red cigar by Joya de Nicaragua

    225. Joya Red

    Battle Rating: 1367 Wins: 5211 Losses: 5990

    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

  226. Cubanacan HR cigar

    226. HR – Hirochi Robaina

    Battle Rating: 1366 Wins: 5329 Losses: 5131

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

  227. La Palina Bill's Blend TAA 2016 cigar

    227. La Palina Bill’s Blend

    Battle Rating: 1366 Wins: 1167 Losses: 1364

    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.

  228. La Barba One and Only cigar

    228. One and Only

    Battle Rating: 1366 Wins: 655 Losses: 777

    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.

  229. Yargüera H. Upmann cigar

    229. Yargüera H. Upmann

    Battle Rating: 1365 Wins: 1178 Losses: 1688

    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.

  230. 230. CroMagnon Fomorian

    Battle Rating: 1364 Wins: 3852 Losses: 6905

    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).

  231. Camacho Shellback cigar

    231. Shellback

    Battle Rating: 1364 Wins: 2988 Losses: 3939

    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.

  232. Padrón Series - Maduro cigar

    232. Padrón Series – Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1363 Wins: 3582 Losses: 2171

    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.

  233. Romeo Añejo cigar

    233. ROMEO Añejo

    Battle Rating: 1362 Wins: 4001 Losses: 6405

    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.

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

    234. The Angel’s Anvil TAA 2016

    Battle Rating: 1362 Wins: 1133 Losses: 1142

    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.

  235. Serino 20th Anniversary Royale XX Maduro cigar

    235. Serino Royale Maduro XX

    Battle Rating: 1362 Wins: 313 Losses: 368

    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.

  236. Warped La Colmena Black Honey cigar

    236. La Colmena Black Honey

    Battle Rating: 1359 Wins: 5045 Losses: 5731

    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.

  237. Partagas 1845

    237. Partagas 1845

    Battle Rating: 1359 Wins: 1440 Losses: 1950

    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.

  238. Hoyo de Monterrey Excalibur cigar

    238. Excalibur – Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1357 Wins: 1674 Losses: 2324

    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.

  239. Quesada Fonseca Nicaragua cigar

    239. Fonseca Nicaragua

    Battle Rating: 1357 Wins: 1037 Losses: 1207

    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.

  240. Crux Guild cigar

    240. Crux Guild

    Battle Rating: 1356 Wins: 1199 Losses: 1357

    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.

  241. Rocky Patel Tabaquero Hamlet Paredes cigar

    241. Tabaquero Hamlet Paredes

    Battle Rating: 1355 Wins: 5012 Losses: 5672

    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.

  242. Southern Draw Firethorn cigar

    242. Southern Draw Firethorn

    Battle Rating: 1355 Wins: 2202 Losses: 3484

    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.

  243. E.P. Carrillo INCH Colorado cigar

    243. INCH Colorado

    Battle Rating: 1355 Wins: 1080 Losses: 1271

    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.

  244. Nomad Martial Law cigar

    244. Martial Law

    Battle Rating: 1355 Wins: 321 Losses: 418

    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.

  245. Warped Flor Del Valle cigar

    245. Flor del Valle

    Battle Rating: 1354 Wins: 3406 Losses: 3133

    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.

  246. Alec Bradley Black Market cigar

    246. Black Market

    Battle Rating: 1353 Wins: 2119 Losses: 2639

    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.

  247. Cohiba "Red Dot" cigar

    247. Cohiba

    Battle Rating: 1351 Wins: 1124 Losses: 1480

    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.

  248. Illusione Singularé 2013 Rose Croix cigar

    248. Singularé 2013 Rose Croix

    Battle Rating: 1350 Wins: 429 Losses: 453

    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.

  249. Romeo y Julieta 1875 cigar

    249. Romeo y Julieta 1875

    Battle Rating: 1349 Wins: 2819 Losses: 3678

    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.

  250. Quesada Fonseca cigar

    250. Fonseca

    Battle Rating: 1348 Wins: 1145 Losses: 1553

    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.

  251. Warped Don Reynaldo Regalos cigar

    251. Don Reynaldo Regalos

    Battle Rating: 1346 Wins: 4951 Losses: 5047

    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.

  252. Drew Estate MUWAT Kentucky Fire Cured cigar

    252. Kentucky Fire Cured

    Battle Rating: 1346 Wins: 1627 Losses: 1866

    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.

  253. Bombay Tobak Gaaja cigar

    253. Gaaja

    Battle Rating: 1346 Wins: 1072 Losses: 1172

    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.

  254. Gurkha Ghost cigar

    254. Gurkha Ghost

    Battle Rating: 1345 Wins: 3978 Losses: 7092

    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.

  255. Espinosa La Zona Connecticut cigar

    255. La Zona Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1345 Wins: 4211 Losses: 6589

    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.

  256. AJ Fernandez Last Call cigar

    256. Last Call

    Battle Rating: 1345 Wins: 1311 Losses: 1404

    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.

  257. Nomad Esteli Lot 8613 cigar

    257. Nomad Esteli Lot 8613

    Battle Rating: 1343 Wins: 4530 Losses: 5834

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

  258. Illusione Haut 10 cigar

    258. Haut 10

    Battle Rating: 1343 Wins: 979 Losses: 1093

    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.

  259. Leccia Luchador El Gringo cigar

    259. Luchador El Gringo

    Battle Rating: 1341 Wins: 4283 Losses: 6245

    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.

  260. Curivari Buenaventura cigar

    260. Buenaventura

    Battle Rating: 1341 Wins: 1621 Losses: 2101

    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.

  261. Toraño Exodus cigar

    261. Toraño Exodus

    Battle Rating: 1341 Wins: 883 Losses: 1045

    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.

  262. Cohiba Macassar cigar

    262. Cohiba Macassar

    Battle Rating: 1341 Wins: 51 Losses: 68

    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.

  263. La Jugada Nunchuck cigar

    263. La Jugada Nunchuck

    Battle Rating: 1340 Wins: 1052 Losses: 1507

    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…

  264. Kristoff Corojo Limitada cigar

    264. Kristoff Corojo Limitada

    Battle Rating: 1339 Wins: 2152 Losses: 2423

    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.

  265. Rocky Patel Fifteenth Anniversary cigar

    265. Rocky Patel Fifteenth Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1339 Wins: 48 Losses: 61

    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.

  266. La Sirena Merlion cigar

    266. Merlion

    Battle Rating: 1338 Wins: 4015 Losses: 6478

    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.

  267. Regius of London Black Label cigar

    267. Regius Black Label

    Battle Rating: 1338 Wins: 2605 Losses: 3744

    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.

  268. L'Atelier LAT52 cigar

    268. L’Atelier

    Battle Rating: 1338 Wins: 2332 Losses: 2191

    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.

  269. Nestor Miranda Habano cigar

    269. Nestor Miranda Habano

    Battle Rating: 1337 Wins: 4313 Losses: 6343

    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.

  270. Camacho Connecticut cigar

    270. Camacho Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1337 Wins: 1361 Losses: 1593

    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.

  271. CAO Consigliere cigar

    271. Consigliere

    Battle Rating: 1337 Wins: 983 Losses: 1200

    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.

  272. CAO La Traviata cigar

    272. La Traviata

    Battle Rating: 1336 Wins: 1502 Losses: 2211

    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.

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

    273. L′Esprit de Vérité Robusto 2008 Vintage

    Battle Rating: 1335 Wins: 4748 Losses: 5584

    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.

  274. Cornelius & Anthony Meridian cigar

    274. Meridian

    Battle Rating: 1334 Wins: 63 Losses: 94

    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.

  275. Flor de Rafael Gonzalez Marquez cigar

    275. Flor de Rafael González Márquez

    Battle Rating: 1333 Wins: 3831 Losses: 6381

    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.

  276. Room101 Ichiban cigar

    276. Ichiban

    Battle Rating: 1332 Wins: 1476 Losses: 2449

    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.

  277. Vegas Robaina cigar

    277. Vegas Robaina

    Battle Rating: 1331 Wins: 4776 Losses: 5740

    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.

  278. Sindicato Hex cigar

    278. Hex

    Battle Rating: 1331 Wins: 3846 Losses: 6556

    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.

  279. Gurkha Heritage cigar

    279. Gurkha Heritage

    Battle Rating: 1330 Wins: 3287 Losses: 7405

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

  280. Room101 Johnny Tobacconaut cigar

    280. Johnny Tobacconaut

    Battle Rating: 1330 Wins: 2711 Losses: 3864

    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.

  281. Ventura Cigar Co. Archetype Initiation cigar

    281. Archetype Initiation

    Battle Rating: 1328 Wins: 60 Losses: 89

    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.

  282. Gran Habano Corojo #5 cigar

    282. Gran Habano Corojo #5

    Battle Rating: 1327 Wins: 1432 Losses: 2236

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

  283. Room101 Master Collection Three cigar

    283. Master Collection Three

    Battle Rating: 1326 Wins: 4397 Losses: 5918

    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.

  284. Room101 The Big Payback Connecticut cigar

    284. The Big Payback Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1326 Wins: 1187 Losses: 1912

    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.

  285. Island Jim # TWO cigar

    285. Island Jim No. 2

    Battle Rating: 1324 Wins: 1201 Losses: 1309

    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.

  286. Rocky Patel Prohibition Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro cigar

    286. Prohibition – Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1323 Wins: 4632 Losses: 5848

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

  287. Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary cigar

    287. Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary

    Battle Rating: 1323 Wins: 2308 Losses: 2335

    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.

  288. Rocky Patel Vintage 2003 Cameroon cigar

    288. Vintage 2003 Cameroon

    Battle Rating: 1323 Wins: 1512 Losses: 1835

    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.

  289. Altadis USA Montecristo cigar

    289. Montecristo (Dominican Republic)

    Battle Rating: 1323 Wins: 1327 Losses: 1736

    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.

  290. HOYO by Hoyo de Monterrey

    290. HOYO

    Battle Rating: 1322 Wins: 1086 Losses: 1647

    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.

  291. ACID Kuba Kuba cigar

    291. ACID Kuba Kuba

    Battle Rating: 1321 Wins: 1699 Losses: 3769

    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.

  292. Caldwell Eastern Standard Dos Firmas cigar

    292. Dos Firmas

    Battle Rating: 1321 Wins: 1178 Losses: 1176

    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.

  293. Alec Bradley Family Blend The Lineage cigar

    293. The Lineage

    Battle Rating: 1320 Wins: 1486 Losses: 1580

    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.

  294. La Gran Llave cigar

    294. La Gran Llave

    Battle Rating: 1320 Wins: 1140 Losses: 1430

    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.

  295. Rocky Patel Freedom cigar

    295. Rocky Patel Freedom

    Battle Rating: 1319 Wins: 4660 Losses: 6489

    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.

  296. MoyaRuiz The Chinese Finger Trap cigar

    296. The Chinese Finger Trap

    Battle Rating: 1316 Wins: 2454 Losses: 3905

    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.

  297. La Barba Purple cigar

    297. La Barba Purple

    Battle Rating: 1315 Wins: 918 Losses: 1092

    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.

  298. La Barba Red cigar

    298. La Barba Red

    Battle Rating: 1313 Wins: 997 Losses: 1189

    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.).

  299. Warped El Oso Ursus cigar

    299. El Oso Ursus

    Battle Rating: 1313 Wins: 736 Losses: 794

    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.

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

    300. Big Papi

    Battle Rating: 1312 Wins: 912 Losses: 1089

    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.

  301. Nat Sherman Epoca cigar

    301. Epoca

    Battle Rating: 1311 Wins: 3262 Losses: 4296

    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.

  302. Onyx Reserve cigar

    302. Onyx Reserve

    Battle Rating: 1307 Wins: 3958 Losses: 6909

    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.

  303. Rocky Patel Sun Grown cigar

    303. Rocky Patel Sun Grown

    Battle Rating: 1305 Wins: 1165 Losses: 1453

    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.

  304. Cubao Maduro cigar by EO Brands

    304. Cubao Maduro (EO Brands)

    Battle Rating: 1302 Wins: 4430 Losses: 5764

    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.

  305. Henry Clay Stalk Cut cigar

    305. Henry Clay Stalk Cut

    Battle Rating: 1301 Wins: 1423 Losses: 1973

    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.

  306. Asylum 13 Ogre cigar

    306. Asylum 13 Ogre

    Battle Rating: 1300 Wins: 3905 Losses: 7121

    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.

  307. Henry Clay Brevas

    307. Henry Clay

    Battle Rating: 1300 Wins: 1510 Losses: 1945

    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.

  308. Flor de Gonzalez FDG 20 Aniversario Maduro cigar

    308. FDG 20 Aniversario Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1299 Wins: 1099 Losses: 1235

    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.

  309. Foundry Tobacco Company Time Flies cigar

    309. Time Flies

    Battle Rating: 1299 Wins: 42 Losses: 77

    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.

  310. Gurkha Legend cigar

    310. Gurkha Legend

    Battle Rating: 1297 Wins: 1114 Losses: 1704

    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.

  311. Ortega Serie D Natural cigar

    311. Ortega Serie D Natural

    Battle Rating: 1295 Wins: 5295 Losses: 5832

    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.

  312. Room101 Big Delicious cigar

    312. Big Delicious

    Battle Rating: 1290 Wins: 3848 Losses: 6161

    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.

  313. BLK WKS Studio Boondocks Saint cigar

    313. Boondocks Saint

    Battle Rating: 1285 Wins: 907 Losses: 1158

    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.

  314. Vegueros Cuban cigar

    314. Vegueros

    Battle Rating: 1280 Wins: 3629 Losses: 6439

    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.

  315. Ortega Wild Bunch Warrior Joe cigar

    315. Wild Bunch: Warrior Joe

    Battle Rating: 1278 Wins: 889 Losses: 1840

    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.

  316. Maya Selva Flor de Selva Connecticut cigar

    316. Flor de Selva Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1277 Wins: 4093 Losses: 6380

    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.

  317. Espinosa 601 La Bomba Napalm cigar

    317. 601 La Bomba Napalm

    Battle Rating: 1277 Wins: 1191 Losses: 1505

    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!

  318. Arandoza Red Label cigar

    318. Arandoza Red Label

    Battle Rating: 1270 Wins: 3942 Losses: 6329

    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.

  319. Crowned Heads Las Mareas cigar

    319. Las Mareas

    Battle Rating: 1266 Wins: 1116 Losses: 1333

    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.

  320. Isla del Sol cigar

    320. Isla del Sol

    Battle Rating: 1262 Wins: 1032 Losses: 2125

    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.

  321. Acid Cold Infusion cigar

    321. Acid Cold Infusion

    Battle Rating: 1260 Wins: 2722 Losses: 8097

    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.

  322. Schizo Maduro cigar

    322. Schizo Maduro

    Battle Rating: 1252 Wins: 1063 Losses: 2325

    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).

  323. Foundry Chillin' Moose Too cigar

    323. Chillin’ Moose Too

    Battle Rating: 1252 Wins: 938 Losses: 1411

    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.

  324. Gurkha The Beast cigar

    324. The Beast

    Battle Rating: 1248 Wins: 1263 Losses: 2074

    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.

  325. MoyaRuiz Pickle Juice cigar

    325. Pickle Juice

    Battle Rating: 1247 Wins: 1018 Losses: 2159

    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.

  326. CLE Connecticut cigar

    326. CLE Connecticut

    Battle Rating: 1246 Wins: 1380 Losses: 2188

    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.

  327. Foundry Chillin' Moose cigar

    327. Chillin’ Moose

    Battle Rating: 1190 Wins: 1009 Losses: 1538

    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.

  328. Sindicato Maniac cigar

    328. Maniac

    Battle Rating: 1166 Wins: 874 Losses: 1564

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