Serie V is a complex blend of Nicaraguan long filler tobaccos. Blended with specially fermented Jalapa Valley ligero, and finished with a high priming Habano Sun Grown Wrapper. This flavorful blend exhibits complex tobacco with rich coffee and dark chocolate tones. A subtle and well balanced spice is present throughout.
Blend Profile and Vitolas Available
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web-site, but in this case they will be combined as it will be easier to
contrast the Oliva Serie V Maduro 2011 to some of the other releases. The Serie V Maduro 2011 uses a San Andres Mexican maduro wrapper as did the 2010 edition. As mentioned above, only one vitola is done per year – and this year is the first year a toro was selected. It also represents the thinnest ring gauge (50) that has been done in the series.
The Oliva Serie V Maduro 2011 is as follows:
Oliva Serie V Maduro 2011
Wrapper: San Andres Mexican Maduro
Vitola: 6 x 50 (Toro)