Cigar Dave hosts the 2019 Festival of Lightation to coincide with the 8 nights of Hanukkah. Each night The General picks a different cigar to enjoy as you celebrate the holidays.
Night #8 – Platinum Nova Sultan
Platinum Nova Sultan is a beautifully handmade medium to full-bodied blend made in the Dominican Republic. The San Andres wrappers and Dominican fillers are aged to perfection, then expertly combined and set aside on the box press for months to allow the flavors to slowly marry into a smoothness which makes the smoking experience even more enlightening.
Wrapper: San Andres
Night #7 – Rocky Patel Vintage 2003 Cameroon
The Vintage 2003 features a beautifully aged Cameroon wrapper which covers the 8 year old filler & binder. This cigar is medium to full bodied with full rich complex flavors consisting of white pepper, dark chocolate, espresso with a lingering sweet spice that stimulates the palate.
Filler: Dominican and Nicaraguan
Night #6 – Perdomo Habano Bourbon Barrel Aged Sungrown
A medium-to-full bodied Nicaraguan puro is a delightful smoke for the holiday season.
Night #5 – CAO Session
Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf
Binder: Dominican Vega Especial
Filler: Dominican Piloto Cubano & Nicaraguan Esteli
Night #4 – Gurkha Real
The Gurkha Real is a smooth mild-to-medium smoke cigar is made in Tabacalera Las Lavas in the Dominican Republic, with a Criollo 98 Ligero (DR), Criollo 98 Seco (DR) and Nicaragua Seco filler, as well as an Olor Dominicano binder and a Connecticut/Ecuador wrapper.
Binder: Olor Dominicano
Filler: Criollo 98 Ligero (DR), Criollo 98 Seco (DR) and Nicaragua Seco
Night # 3 – Davidoff Winston Churchill – The Late Hour
Winston Churchill – The Late Hour contains tobacco aged for six months in finest Scotch single malt whisky casks, a feat no one has attempted before. Beautiful, robust flavors of black pepper, dark coffee, sweetness, old leather, wood and spiciness tantalize the palate.
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano
Filler: Dominican Republic, Nicaragua
Night #2 – Drew Estate Undercrown Shade
Undercrown Shade is a medium-bodied, lush & ultra-smooth, with flavors that only a shade grown wrapper can deliver.
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut
Filler: Dominican Criollo 98, Nicaraguan Criollo, and Corojo
Night #1 – Alec Bradley Magic Toast
The Alec Bradley Magic Toast has a unique blend of Honduran and Nicaraguan tobaccos blended to perfection. The combination of selected fillers, binders and wrapper create a unique taste and aroma that will leave every aficionado coming back for more.