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CYB (formerly Cuenca y Blanco) Sale

Reap the benefits of CYB cigars.

CYB (formerly Cuenca y Blanco) cigars hail from the legendary Joya de Nicaragua factory located in Esteli, Nicaragua. These exquisite cigars are a labor of love, and a collaborative effort of two amazing minds: Joya de Nicaragua President Dr. Alejandro Martínez Cuenca and José Blanco, formerly of Aurora fame.

Each CYB will have you at hello, thanks to its gorgeous Ecuador Habano wrapper primed with tooth and glistening with oils. Beneath the hood, a complex blend of Nicaraguan long-fillers from Ometepe and Esteli marry with Peruvian long-leaf tobaccos, inside a Piloto Cubano binder from the Dominican. Snip, light, and sit back to enjoy a supremely complex cigar with a strong focus on eventful flavors, rather than outright strength. Throughout the slow, cool burn, your taste buds are soothed by deep notes of oak, earth, and espresso bean. A touch of leather and dark cocoa enters the fray midway through, while each puff is complemented by a sweet, black pepper nuance that lingers long on the finish. CYB, a uniquely complex cigar showcasing a wide range of satisfying flavors within a refreshing, medium-bodied profile. Something to be enjoyed early and often, and something to make some time for....and savor the blending talents of two top-notch minds in the industry.

CYB received two 90-point ratings, one of which noted: "A dark and well-made corona, this full-bodied cigar delivers a chewy, toasty smoke that is sweet and nutty on each puff."

Pack In Stock MSRP Price Qty Cart
Lonsdale Club (Lancero/Panatela) (6.5"x44)
BOX OF 21 Out of Stock $177.45 $72.34    
Robusto Deluxe (5.2"x50)
BOX OF 21 Out of Stock $175.35 $67.23    
Torpedo Especial (6.2"x52)
BOX OF 21 In Stock $219.45 $69.33
Overall Rating 4.86 out of 5 Based on 21 Ratings

Customer Reviews of “CYB (formerly Cuenca y Blanco)”

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5 out of 5
Dave V., Woolford, MD
Liked the first box I bought so much I bought another. Great cigar, well constructed, flavorful, even burn. I prefer mild-medium strength cigars, and this one fits the bill perfectly.
4 out of 5
Good cigar great price
5 out of 5
Excellent cigar for the price. Have enjoyed each one.
5 out of 5
Steal of a Deal
Damn, wish I would have bought two (2) boxes when they were on sale via "CIGARFU".... Enough said.....
5 out of 5
great cigar
I was reading opinions about CYB, so I decided to buy a box of this brand. What I can say , it is just great cigar. I smoke it every day, and i enjoyed it very much. My next purchase will be CYB , Good price excellent service, I am with Cigarsinternational for long time , and they are the best. Great cigar, i strongly recommend this cigar Jerry F
5 out of 5
Great job.
good service
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5 out of 5
Too bad these are discontinued, a great cigar!!
5 out of 5
Good smoke would buy again
5 out of 5
Try these!
I made the mistake of waiting entirely too long before trying these. Now that I have I wish I'd tried them sooner. These are fantastic cigars! Flavorful--especially on the retrohale--and wonderfully constructed. I'd expect nothing less from Joyo's Alejandro Martínez Cuenca and Jose' Blanco. They're medium bodied but have plenty of flavor, and I've already bought another box!
4 out of 5
CyB Robusto (?) Deluxe
I tried CyB as a result of one of your online promos. I liked the cigars enough to order another box. While I have learned that shapes and sizes have different names with different manufacturers, I was disappointed to receive double corona rather than the robusto I had ordered (I prefer the 50-gauge ring size). Nevertheless the cigar is tasty and burns well. Smoking them is easier than complaining and returning them.
5 out of 5
Fantastic cigar!
The CyB Torpedo is well-constructed, very flavorful (which I expect from anything Jose' Blanco has a hand in) and has become a real favorite. I've had zero issues with this cigar, it always draws well and burns evenly, and I certainly recommend it.
5 out of 5
Excellent cigar
Beautiful flavors very nice draw excellent construction just loved it
5 out of 5
Great 90+ cigar with spicy notes and a even burn, don't leave home without one.
5 out of 5
Another great find!
I had tried CyB about two years ago and wasn’t thrilled but gave them another chance a few months ago and am so glad that I did! Wow!! After a few days untouched in my humidor, they really pick up the perfect amount of strength - not too strong but not too mild either. I recommend these to everyone I enjoy cigars with!
5 out of 5
excellent cigar
excellent cigar
5 out of 5
Best prices around
Allways good selection and good prices
5 out of 5
CYB Lonsdale
Great cigar, burns evenly with a perfect draw. Delivers the same enjoyable smoke every time. Highly recommend it.
5 out of 5
CYBTorpedo Especial
Great tasting even burning cigar.
4 out of 5
Good cigar at a great price
I've had these in the past, but forgot how complex & rich they are. Wish I had ordered a larger size.
5 out of 5
very impressive cigar; mind-boggling for the price
Excellent tasting as advertised, really does have many and complex flavors, transitions a helluva lot. the lonsdale is medium sweet and mildly earthy early on, though it ends much stronger and less sweet and more earthy than it starts. Great aroma, boiling milk, sugar, and mild spice in some parts of the smoking experience; leather, smoky wood, earthiness in other parts.
Customer Testimonials
Tried a Corona Real. Good construction and burn, but did not satisfy in the taste/flavor department. On the mild side of medium in body. Touch of spice, but nothing else. I wouldn't call it bad. I wouldn't call it good.
I believe I underrated this cigar on my previous review. Every time I smoke one, I like it better than the last. I'm gonna need a humidor just for these. They're kind of the Bass Ale of cigars: maybe not my all-time favorite and not always what I'm in a mood for, but if I was stuck on a desert island, I'd want a few boxes of these and a few cases of Bass.
A box of these arrived Monday. On Tuesday, I'm smoking my second one and worrying about running out. That said, it will probably never be an everyday cigar, for me. It's a bit milder than most of the JdN varieties I've tried, but very flavorful. In general, my favorites tend to be a little sweeter and spicier. I'd call this more savory, and comments about wood and leather seem to fit. It's more expensive than some cigars that are more to my taste, but still one I'd like to keep around for when the mood strikes. So far I can't find any fault in the construction or burn. Love it or like it, this is a quality cigar, and I can't imagine anyone not liking it, a lot.
Unbelievable cigar. Got a 5 pack for a great price and I feel like I should go back and give them more money. So complex, so much flavor. It's delicious. It's phenomenal.
This cigar was recommended to me by one of the very helpful associates at the Hamburg location. Told him some of the cigars I enjoyed and he walked me around the store pointing out what he thought I'd enjoy. He identified this as one of his personal favorites. I know why. What a great smoke. This will definitely find a regular home in my humidor. Great customer service and a great recommendation.
I would agree with the above review. It was a mostly medium smoke. Perfect burn. Seems the flavor profile changed every half inch. I would say the the last third shifted to strong, away from medium. Very nice cigar.
Quite possibly the most complex cigar I have ever smoked. Fantastic.