Cigar of the Week: Tabacos Baez Favoritos
The smoke is creamy, earthy and primarily woody with excellent balance and some sweet notes on the finish. It's also mighty consistent. I've smoked through more than half the box to-date and have yet to find a clunker; moreover, it's not surprising given Pepin's reputation for quality construction.
The strength and flavors ramp-up a little in the last act, making this more of a medium to full cigar. Whether you're a fan of Pepin's oeuvre, or have a fondness for Nicaraguan blends, you would do well by having a stash of these in your humidor.
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(Note: This series should not be confused with the Tabacos Baez SF selection, which is made with a mix of medium and short fillers.)
Gary Korb has been writing and editing content for CigarAdvisor.com since its debut in 2008. An avid cigar smoker for over 30 years, during the past 12 years he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and cigar reviewer. A graduate of the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, prior to his career in the cigar business, Gary worked in the music and video industry as a marketer and a publicist.Show all Gary Korb's Articles