Montecristo No.2 - 25 cigars

Montecristo 100039

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$249.00

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
Factory Shape Piramide/Torpedo
Strength Medium - Full
Packing Code CB-UW-C/L-12,13-n-25

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Reviews

Great box of Montecristo No.2 , 6/8/2017
By Monte
Just purchased a box of these from winter of 2015. Fantastic cigars, shipped in great condition. Very sweet smell. Not even a full 2 years old and already smoking great.
Good taste , 2/22/2017
By Raymond
Well i only had one thus far and it was really good, they arrived with box sealed as i requested and the cigars were all fresh, i couldn't help myself so i had to smoke one, and it was delicious paired it with a 20 year port wine, will for sure order more of these.
Always a Pleasure , 2/10/2017
By Michael
Great taste, cool burn. The simple pleasure of fine tobacco. Cigar Terminal delivered fast with a great price.
AAA+ Cigar & CT Service , 1/27/2017
By TANYA
REVIEW ON CIGAR:
The monte 2 I received from CT was spot-on-tasty. Smoked it ROTT -- perfect construction.

REVIEW ON EXPERIENCE:
I ordered 3 boxes from CT -- Monty 2, Bolivar Belicoso and Monte Edmundo. Requested for open + inspect.

Delivery: AAA +++, prompt & well pack. Ordered and receive in about 12 business day (even during the the x'mas season).

Service: AAA +++. The Edmundos had about 10 sticks with surface mold. I worked with Mary to rectify the situation. She was professional and never one brushed off my concerns about the mold.

YES -- WILL BUY AGAIN.
Great reliable cigar , 1/13/2017
By Nicholas
Excellent cigar that's a good go to. Very smooth and always consistent
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