This is my review of the Oliva V Melanio which comes in the Robusto vitola.
I was excited to try out this new release from Oliva. After considerable examination all I picked up is a peaty earth and some dried fruit.
The Melanio has a rich brown color to it, with a wrapper that does not reveal any flaws. I've always found the Oliva V band to be well designed and eye catching,…Continue
Added by Cigar Surgeon on September 27, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
This is my review of the El Cobre by Oliva,which was chosen as the Reddit /r/Cigars cigar of the month in September 2012.
I was expecting a strong nose on this given the reported strength. Instead what I picked up was a light mixture of nuts, and an oak / cedar combination.
Flawless construction. I would expect nothing less from…Continue
Added by Cigar Surgeon on September 17, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments