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Thank you Kuzi....

...for turning me on to these. A few years ago, you said something about them being great smokes if you put a couple of years on them. At the time, I had my cabinet (plenty of space) so I decided to grab a bunch and let them age, just off your recommendation. I smoked a couple relatively fresh (2-6 months or so), and they were good. But man, after about 3 years, these are totally different cigars. Very complex, smooth, and even a little sweet. I picked up distinct notes of vanilla and caramel, along with just a little underlying spice. And they still have a nice kick, not too over powering but definitely noticeable. Thanks for the recommendation on them, man, both my palate and I heartily thank you.



  • Ken_LightKen_Light Posts: 3,539 ✭✭✭
    Always nice when your patience pays off! Any idea if they're still around?
    ^Troll: DO NOT FEED.
  • bigharpoonbigharpoon Posts: 2,963 ✭✭✭
    I like those a lot. They definitely fly under the radar for some reason. Very affordable, too!
  • kuzi16kuzi16 Posts: 14,616 ✭✭✭✭
    i think they are still outt here. i have a few from 06 so... yeah...

    they are made by Oliva and they are Called "El Cobre"

    its actually a bundle. but the El Cobre was born out of Gilberto Oliva Sr.’s personal blend.
    ya may wanna check it out.
  • alienmisprintalienmisprint Posts: 3,961
    PM incoming Ken
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