2020 Luxury Cigar Club Member's Choice Top 5 - #3 Plasencia Alma Fuerte Generación V
Posted on January 29 2021
2020 Luxury Cigar Club Member's Choice Top 5
Many publications, shops, businesses, and clubs are announcing some version of their top 10, 20, or 25 cigars of the year, and we decided we would ask our subscription members to voice their opinions, and create a list as well! We asked the Luxury Cigar Club members to give us their favorites, based on cigars we shipped in our monthly boxes.
We know you enjoy your selections, and be sure to watch for the sampler!
#3 Plasencia Alma Fuerte Generación V
Vitola: 7x58 Salomon
From Octobers Palladium box, Plasencia Alma Fuerte Generación V. As one of the world's largest cigar makers, Nestor Plasencia is responsible for a lot of terrific cigars, many of them rolled by their factories for other manufacturers. But in the past few years Plasencia had made us anxiously expect every new release they make. The Generacion V is not their latest but definitely one of the greatest. A Truly unique box-pressed salomon. Even with all of the twists and turns, these cigars are never lacking in quality, or flavor.
We're sure this was one of the easiest picks, Plasencia’s quality is hands down exceptional. This is a very unique cigar, of the likes you aren't going to see often. The Plasencia Alma Fuerte is a unique blend of the best aged tobaccos that Plasencia has on offer. The name means strong spirit, or strong soul, and the cigar is named after the 5 generations of the Plasencia family in the tobacco industry. Grown in Plasencia families highest quality soil, accentuating their bold, vibrant and intense flavors. Laced with hints of dark chocolate, plum, and cinnamon, the taste is rounded out with finishing notes of oak and molasses. Pairs well with steak, roast beef, and of course bourbon. The Alma Fuerte is absolutely something to write home about!