Montecristo No.2 - 25 cigars

Montecristo 100039

Availability: In stock

$299.00

Quick Overview

The Montecristo No.2 is a living Cuban legend, a medium to full Pyramid, 6.1” (156mm) long, of 52 ring gauge, and comes in a box of 25 cigars.

Montecristo No.2 - 25 cigars

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Montecristo No.2 - 25 cigars [6.1" x 52]

The Montecristo No. 2 is legendary.

  • • A great example of how fantastic a great Habanos pyramid can be. It's simply the best!.
  • • Once you smoke a Montecristo No.2, you know what are Habanos all about.

This cigar is a must have in every connoisseur's humidor. A true classic.

Presentation

Montecristo No.2 – 25 cigars comes in a dress box with Habanos Packing Code CB-UW-C/L-12,13-n-25

Dimensions:

Length: 156mm

Diameter: 20.64mm

Ring Gauge: 52

Shape: Pyramid

Appearance:

The nice chocolate wrapper is very oily to the touch and has an excellent sheen in the light. Firmly packed. The foot looks well bunched.

Smoking Notes:

Before lighting up

The cigar has aromas of oak, hay, coffee and earth. With the cold draw we get those flavors of coffee, cocoa, cream, hay and oak as well. There is a mild barnyard aroma to the wrapper. Simply lovely smell.

Burn/ Draw

The construction is just perfect - the ash stays on for 3 inches. The draw was very slightly firm, and produces plenty of smoke.

Initial third:

The first third greets you with typical Montecristo flavors. The dominant flavors are of cocoa, coffee; some nice smoothness is also there along with cedar and earthy notes. We also detect some nuts, toast and light spices in the first third. Those classic Montecristo flavors are at their peak with the No.2 vitola. The burn line is clear and slightly wavy, a nice creamy smoke is surrounding you in the initial third while the cigar is medium in strength for now.

Middle third:

The second third of the cigar is consistent with the first third. Still the flavors of chocolate, espresso, nuts, cream and leather. The smoothness is well balanced with some light spices and woods flavors by the end of the second third.

Final third:

The final third is wonderful. The smoke produced by the Montecristo No.2 is now full of aromas; the burn line is becoming more upright and the ash has a nice dark gray color. The flavors are still fairly similar to the first two thirds except that they are now more pronounced. This cigar delivers until the nub as some woody, leathery and spicy aromas are here to make sure you are still paying attention to it. The Montecristo No.2 is never overwhelming, and stays true to its medium body in strength.

In summary, this cigar is tough to beat. Simply the best!

Smoking time:

90 - 105 Minutes

Additional Information

Brand Montecristo
Box of 25
Length 6.1 inches (156mm)
Ring Gauge 52
Shape Piramide/Torpedo
Strength Medium - Full
Packing Code CB-UW-C/L-12,13-n-25

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Reviews

Never Disappoints , 7/29/2020
By Raymond
Tried the 3 pack on the last order for mobility. Still great tasting with a perfect burn.
Good smoke , 7/26/2020
By Shane
Good smoke decent price quick shipping
Good Smoke , 5/25/2020
By Michael
Few of the cigars had mold/plume, (what ever you want to call it) upon arrival, but only 1 had it bad enough to discard but the others I was able to just brush off. Seemed like they were a little too humidified. I let the box sit in my humidor for 2 weeks. However the folks at Cigar Terminal did take care of me. I tried 2 and both were consistent on flavor but the burn was uneven for both. I would recommend having them inspect the box before having them shipped to ensure quality.
The Finest Cigar in the land , 5/12/2020
By DAS
There is nothing better than a Monte 2. The stick is absolutely perfect. Once you have one, you will not want anything else in your humidor.
Excellent smoke , 5/5/2020
By Earnest
A wonderful Cuban! One of my favorites.
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