⊗ The Conservas is a machine made cigar with a perfect draw. It carries a rich, earthy aroma with rougher woody undertones with a little spice.
⊗ It’s a nice rustic, old school Cuban cigar a great price
The stogie bears a slightly vein wrapper. The vitola exhales spicy notes of pepper and toast. It is easy to light, the draw is perfect. The cigar offers roasted coffee, toast and precious wood flavors. The palette of aromas in which balsamic notes predominate makes it a suave and pleasant cigar
⊗ Jose L. Piedra is a particularly noteworthy Habano not only because its blend is composed of filler tobaccos grown exclusively in the Remedios tobacco region, but also because it is made using the Totalmente a Mano, Tripa Corta, or totally hand made, short fillertechnique. The Piedra family came to Cuba in the 1880s from the Spanish province of Asturias. They settled near the town of Santa Clara, which lies at the heart of the Remedios region where tobacco has been grown since the 16th Century, and started to make cigars. The familys second generation led by Jos Lamadrid Piedra, whose name is commemorated today, founded and developed the brand.