One other the premium class cigar is coming from Oliva Cigar Company, a maduro version of 2014 Cigar of the Year, the Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro hand-rolled in Nicaragua and already market in the United States.
This extremely limited version offers a rich, moderately full flavored palate. The shape of cigar obviously a unique is double-tapered, box-pressed perfecto with the size of 6 ½” long and 52 ring gauge.
This is might be the first time of this decade that Oliva limited edition release as a line extension to its Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro, the Grand Reserva Limitada Figurado.
Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro is the fourth Maduro size beside the Churchill, Robusto and Torpedo. On the top of the cigar that is double banding with gold, red, and tobacco colored.
Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro Blended
Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro blended uses Oliva Nicaraguan habano tobaccos from the Jalapa region for the filler, also a Nicaraguan tobacco for binder, and San Andres Maduro wrapper.
The cigar will give the smoke a lovely sweet leathery character.
The blend of original Melanio V from Oliva is used Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, this new one is rolled in the same dimension as the original, but with darker wrapper leaf that the tobacco grown in the San Andres Valley of Mexico.
The cigars have already been made and aged, and already distributed to the market. The first shipment is only 7,000 boxes that each box contains10 sticks.
This is a full-bodied cigar has a full power of flavors likes earthy, coffee, cedar, almond. and black pepper. Very balanced which is showing the quality of these prime cigars.
Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro cigars come off the heels of the success of the regular, Oliva Serie V Cigars.
The name of Melanio is taken from the name of Oliva family patriarch Melanio Oliva.
Melanio Oliva is a tobacco grower in the 19th century in Cuba. According to the history, Melanio is the first tobacco grower in the Oliva family.
Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro Description:
- Brand: Oliva Cigar Company
- Vitola: Melanio Serie V
- Length: 6 ½”
- Ring gauge: 52
- Filler: Nicaraguan habano tobaccos from the Jalapa
- Binder: Nicaraguan long-leaf
- Wrapper: San Andres Maduro
- Factory: Tabacaleras Olive
- Country of Origin: Nicaragua
- Vitolas available: – Gran Reserva Limitada Figurado: 6 ½” x 52
- Box-pressed Torpedo: 6 ½” x 54
- Robusto: 5” x 52
- Churchill: 7” x 50
pics: Oliva collection