Bolivar Poderosos

Written by feltedhat on . Posted in Cuban Cigars Post

New in my humidor is the Bolivar Poderosos Edicion Regionales Benelux from 2013. But first let’s get some things out of the way…

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I have said I would not buy Regionales anymore and would stick to classic regular production cigars where one can be certain what will be delivered. I have commented on not liking and smoking big ring size cigars. I have written about figurados and that I prefer parejos. So why on earth did I buy a box of Bolivar Poderosos???

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For a start it is a Bolivar and this is one of my favorite marcas. Then the little, sick collector in me wanted to have a box of another Edicion Regionales from Bolivar. And this is knowing that many ERs in the past have not always been within the marcas flavor profile. But the little I have heard about this cigar so far was good. So I am willing to take the risk and I will try one of them soon to find out for myself.

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Another thing is the presentation. This Double Pyramid that has the same size as the Bolivar cigars that came in the book-shaped Collecion boxes (a Rodolfo size) are packed in a gigantic 8-9-8 varnished box. A true sight for sore eyes and I have to admit that this was the real reason I gave in on this one. đŸ™‚

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