Given its steady growth throughout the industry, Gurkha Cigars has definitely earned its trusted name and honest reputation. With over 100 different cigars, this cigar brand has received exceptional ratings of “90,” “91,” and “89” by Cigar Aficionado due to their great cigar flavors and high quality sticks.
The Gurkha Cigar Company was founded by Kaizad Hansotia. From the moment that he began making these cigars he knew that he wanted his packaging to be different than the traditional packaging. ”I wanted my packaging to practically jump off the shelves! You have to hit all the senses; every detail is noticed. I wanted to create a piece of furniture with cigars in it” said Kaizad. To this day the Gurkha brand is known for their premium sticks, great cigar flavors and the use of unique and artistic packaging.
The Gurkha Legend Toro Maduro cigar is rated 89 by Cigar Aficionado. This stick features a Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro wrapper which is exquisitely rolled around the aged eight year Dominican filler to create a perfect medium-bodied smoke. When starting to smoke this cigar there are notes of earthy flavors as well as a hint of chocolate and leather.
The cigar flavors come off very strong from the beginning, you don’t have to wait for it to burn more to really taste it, however as it continues to burn all of the flavors begin to , mellow and blend well together. The Gurkha Legend Toro Maduro is definitely worth a second, third and fourth glance, and at such a good price, all you need to enjoy this is a cigar cutter and the drink of your choice. This 5 pack retails at $90, however at Gotham this cigar 5 pack is a steal at only $59.99 and it comes with a custom Xikar cigar lighter. This cigar and lighter combo is a great gift for any cigar lover, and an even better addition to any humidor.
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