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Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo From Plasencia: Everything You Need To Know

Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo From Plasencia: Everything You Need To Know

Posted by Ana Cuenca on Sep 19, 2022

If you want a rare cigar but don't want to go hunting it down, you must try for the Plasencia Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo cigar. This is certainly among the few rare cigars on the market, and is also a limited edition cigar. The cigar comes from Plasencia Cigars. A rather old tobacco growing family but relatively new in the handmade premium cigars world, specially when it comes to cigars for their very own company. 

The Plasencia Colorado Claro is a relatively new “specimen“ cigar, but cigar aficionados are already starting to appreciate them. After all, it is a rather unique cigar and it is also among the very rare and hard-to-find cigars. But what exactly is it what makes this type of cigar so special?

Is it really worth the hype or the money? How exactly does this cigar taste and exude that unique aroma. Would it be a good cigar choice for you? Keep reading and learn more about this cigar below.

What To Know About the Plasencia Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo

Plasencia Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo Single

The very special tobacco use for its making is known as 10 year-old Colorado claro which specifically comes from the region of Jalapa, famous for its extremely fine and artisanal tobacco. It is hard to find tobacco that is any better than the tobacco from Jalapa. This aged type of tobacco is used to wrap it, given the appearance for the very rich, leathery, and almost reddish hue final color, finally that equation produce the unique aroma and flavor. Also smooth in the taste.

The wrapper also comes from Nicaragua. However, it is made of a very special type of tobacco known as a 10-year-old Colorado claro. This aged type of tobacco used to wrap the cigar gives the appearance of the cigar a very rich, leathery, and almost reddish hue. Besides that, the aged tobacco and this particular type of tobacco used for the wrapper give the cigar an entirely unique aroma and flavor. 

Although the wrapper alone doesn't contribute too much to the overall flavor, you will certainly be able to pick up on some of its more delicate nuances as you smoke it. The tobacco for the wrapper specifically comes from the region of Jalapa which is famous for its extremely fine and artisanal tobacco. It is hard to find tobacco that is any better than the tobacco from Jalapa.

The Details

The presentation itself is very attractive, with a forest-green band that allows you to hold the cigar quite comfortably. The cigar box is the same shade of green with a few gold accents to catch the eye. Each box comes with 10 cigars. 

At the moment, the cigars only come in the toro size which means they are 6 ¼” x 54. Even though this cigar only comes in one size, you will find that this size is certainly enough to satisfy even the most seasoned of cigar smokers. Obviously , this is a handmade cigar. 

Handmade cigars are always much finer and better than those made by machines. Mostly because handmade cigars usually consist of whole tobacco leaves rather than torn-up tobacco leaves. This allows the handmade cigars to burn at a much slower pace, since the tobacco inside is not smashed, crumpled, or torn in any way. 

But what about the body of this cigar? What should you expect when you puff on this cigar for the first time?

The Flavors and Aromas of the Plasencia Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo

Once you smoke this cigar, you will immediately experience flavors that are both savory and somewhat sweet at the same time. Many people pick up on flavors of cocoa beans as well as crushed almonds. However, the rich flavors of the cocoa soon give away to the richer and earthier flavors of cedar.

You might even experience some hints of spice such as nutmeg which give the cigar an overall warm profile. Overall, this cigar is medium when it comes to strength. This makes it quite a versatile type of cigar. 

It isn't too weak but it isn't so strong thus can be called a very balance stick. Even though it is medium in strength, it may even be a good choice for those who are just starting out in the world of cigars. The flavors of cocoa and almonds are just subtle enough yet prominent and flavorful enough to be enjoyable for all types of smokers. 

What You Need to Know

Just be sure that you don't smoke this cigar too fast. If you do, the spicier elements of the cigar such as the hints of nutmeg become far too overpowering. You also won't be able to enjoy the nuances of the cigar if you blow through it too fast. 

Instead, it is best to set aside some time where you can relax and completely enjoy this cigar without having to rush yourself. To really liven up the experience of smoking the cigar, you can pair it with certain foods such as seared steak or lamb.

You can also pair this cigar with a drink such as fine brandy or scotch, not forgetting the great companion of a good smoke , the great good old port wine. Whatever the case, you should make sure you are in an environment that will allow you to enjoy this cigar to the fullest. 

All About the Plasencia Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo

If you want to try a delicious and rare cigar, then the Plasencia Alma Fuerte Colorado Claro Eduardo is certainly the best choice for you. With its high-quality Nicaraguan tobacco and hints of cocoa and almonds, you will find that this cigar is effortlessly smooth and delicious and you can easily enjoy it with a good drink or steak. 

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