Common Cigar Wrappers

AMS: American Market Standard; see Candela. Candela: Sometimes known as a double claro, this wrapper is a greenish color made popular in The United States and is also known as AMS. It offers a bitter green apple type flavor to the cigar. Colorado: A rich golden brown wrapper that is…

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Selecting A Cigar

When one walks into a well stocked humidor it is easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer number of different brands and facings that line the walls. If you are fortunate to be in the shop of a reputable retailer then you can count on receiving some sound advice in…

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Te-Amo Cigars

This rich cigar is one of the best Mexican brands around. The maduros are all maduro: wrapper, binder, and filler! They are rich, sweet and spicy, and sure to please the man who likes lots of flavor. The naturals are rich but with some creamy spicy woody tones! As they…

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Macanudo Maduro Cigars

This is the latest of the Macanudo lines. This medium to rich cigar offers some creamy sweet coffee tones that burns well. Because of this line, the other Macanudo shapes that were offered in the old Mexican maduro wrappers are no longer offered. TobaccoPlace.Net says that these cigars are good,…

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Helix Maduro Cigars

Another great cigar by the makers of Helix! These cigars offer a lighter alternative for the maduro smoker. Special attention is given to the superior construction for a cigar in this price range which once again succeeds in providing a quality cigar for bundle pricing. These cigars are definitely rated…

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CAO L’Anniversaire MaduroCigars

This wonderful full- bodied cigar offers rich coffee and cocoa tones with some spicy sweetness. Very popular with the Padron enthusiasts, this box- pressed cigar is a great evening smoke while out on the deck. TobaccoPlace.Net says that this cigar is rich and tasty. If you think that Punch cigars…

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