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Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial Reviews

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Overall Rating 4.83 out of 5 Based on 23 Ratings

Customer Reviews of “Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial”

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5 out of 5
My Go To Cigar
Every real cigar smoker has his or her go to cigar, Jaime Garcia Especial Toro Gordo is mine. The favor the consistency of the smoke the slow burn is everything I look for and need in my go to cigar.
5 out of 5
Great cigar great price great
Great cigar great price great service
5 out of 5
Great cigar with satisfying flavor.
Great cigar with satisfying flavor. Burns just right with awesome smoke and excellent draw. One of my favorites!
4 out of 5
Good Cigar
My only reason for not giving it 5 stars is I feel it's packed to tight and its tuff to get a good pull. Otherwise it was great
5 out of 5
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4 out of 5
Tight roll with a smooth draw
My first of the Jaime Garcia 5-pack I ordered. I was surprised at how tight the roll is and the firmness. I figured it would be a tough draw. The cut was "thicker" and a I had to apply more pressure than usual. Once I got this lit and took a puff I was convinced that this is another wonderful treat. The draw is smooth and the flavor light. This is definitely one I will have in my humidor going forward.
5 out of 5
They were dry and the wraps were cracked Very surprised This a first time for me
5 out of 5
An excellent choice!
Amazing cigars! They are well-made, can boast of a rich and complex array of flavours, and burn evenly. My suggestion is to leave them in your humidor for a few weeks before lighting them up: it made them even better.
5 out of 5
Man what a Bomb smoke smooth burn just have to kiss it. Great flavor throughout the entire smoke definitely has a place in my box.
5 out of 5
jamie garcia reserva especial
one of the best cigars ive smoked
5 out of 5
This is one of the best purchases I've ever done here. Excellent cigars, they were shipped perfectly.
5 out of 5
My favorite cigar so far of my first year into cigars... I wouldn't say I'm a novice or pro at cigars but I can tell you this is definitely a stick worth the money and time.
5 out of 5
Awesome Cigar
Awesome Cigar
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Came fresh burned smooth...
5 out of 5
Great cigar
Great flavor, good burn, highly recommended
4 out of 5
This guy's got talent
Kudos to Jamie…..This cigar smokes well all the way down. Nicely built and very good. Some old school flavor that starts off med/full and builds to a full. I'll definitely keep these in the box.
4 out of 5
Love this stick
This is a great smoke….I ALWAYS, repeat ALWAYS have this stick on hand, CI delivery’s fast and in good condition
5 out of 5
Bombs away!
Bombs away!!!! Can you say flavor bomb? This dark, silky and decadent beauty is booming with rich dark chocolate and spice. Lush white smoke and perfect burn makes this cigar one of my favorites. I enjoy the robustos and belicoso vitolas after dinner instead of a slice of pie! Don't hesitate to try this blend if you like full flavor and full bodied smokes. 9 out of 10
5 out of 5
An island in an ocean of ordinary
This one has to be experienced. It's not going to be for everyone, but it's unique character really helps it stand out in an overcrowded cast of same-old and boooring.
5 out of 5
Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial
This cigar has become my new favorite! The rich smooth flavors, and the slow even burn make this cigar hard to put down, at least until I can no longer hold it.
5 out of 5
Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial
This is a go to smoke for me. Consistently great throughout. Full bodied, with a few transitions. Even burn with plenty of smoke.
5 out of 5
Coffee flavor I get out of this is WORTH every penny. Nice burn, okay ash.
5 out of 5
Great Smoke
jusr an overall good smoke. Slow even burn, smooth taste
Customer Testimonials
I'm starting to believe that the Garcia family make the best cigars on the market. If we base this on full body smokes they win hands down. The Jamie Garcia is no exception and has a place at the top out of the many cigars I have smoked. The even burn, fantastic draw, and abundance of smoke, make this a superior cigar and a must try. While it is full body, the flavor is so great that I think smokers of milder cigars just may enjoy these as well.
Best damn cigar in the world!
Nice smoke. I had to keep lighting the cigar but overall a good cigar. Nice and meaty flavor.
A consistently pleasurable smoke. Even burn, great aroma, easy draw. Pairs well with single malt scotch, but especially tasty with a good American rye whiskey. Don Pepín Garcia should be proud of his son. Their brand is in good hands whenever the Don decides to retire.
I love the Super Gordo (5.7"x66). I've been thru 3 boxes and just pulled my 4th out of deep slumber in the rear of my humidor. Very smooth smoke that lasts a long time with great flavor. Draw is great and every one I've had burned straight and true with almost never a need to correct. I'll be looking for the next time these come up on a deal and grab a couple boxes again. While these have an open head, they need a slight clip to open them up a bit.
What a pleasant surprise. I was was really impressed with the draw and the taste of pepper and cream which gives it a smooth taste. I didn't have to spit the taste out. The strength and full body of the Jaime Garcia Reserve had me surprisingly relaxed. Im saving room in my humidor for this one! Reggie, Long Beach, California
Can't get enough of them. I'll keep these in my humidor at all time, but not to share. You should do the same.
What a great cigar! Not going to do any comparisons as this stick holds up very well on its own. Goes great with my Chivas 18yr. If you want a full flavor cigar that won't have you reaching for an oxygen mask after you finish smoking then this the cigar for you. Excellent cigar...Excellent!
I have smoked cigars for a long time and had many excellent sticks but this beats them all. Velvety smooth, rich in flavor and flawlessly constructed. This smoke has taken its place as my absolute favorite cigar. I can't speak highly enough of it. Thank you, massive cudos to Mr. Garcia and many thanks to CI.
The robusto was contemplative and rumative. Like others, I think this one is best enjoyed with food and/or spirits. It was particularly well-matched with a bit of venison sausage and a dose of Mr. Walker's amber restorative (black). Tastings included pepper, moist sod, tobacco, burnt chocolate, cherry stems/pits, and toast. This cigar has a particularly pleasing heft and feel that is difficult to describe. It was clearly the effort of much love and attention. I am very, very impressed.
The Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial robusto is a very smooth smoke-- no harshness at all. I don't think it was that strong, but it was loaded with great maduro tobacco flavor.
What you have here is a cigar with a Cherry Bomb explosion of full flavor. My large humidor has several brands that are not for those who like mild/medium cigars. For example; Diesel, Bareknuckle, Edge, My Father, Punisher, etc. Even so, I believe this is the strongest cigar I have ever smoked. After the first few puffs I thought about putting it out, but I couldn't have lived with myself had I have done that. Instead, I grabbed a cold one and smoked it until I felt my fingers burn. Yes it is full, but the construction, slow burn, and smooth smoke, make the Jaime Garcia a work of art. It has a taste of hard wood, fresh earth, and black powder that sprinkles your palate without burning it. The weak in heart should stay away from this one, but those who love a fantastic full cigar. Just pick up a 5 pack and tell me I'm wrong on my description.
This is a firecracker of a cigar, & not for the faint of heart. I've smoked many of the full bodies CI has to offer; Diesel, Bareknuckle, Punisher, My Father, etc. This may not be the strongest cigar made, but I doubt there are any stronger. With a full flavor of earth, wood, and black pepper, a slow even burn, and tons of smoke, this is a well made cigar. I would suggest having a cold one on hand to wash your palate from time to time. Well worth a purchase of a 5 pack to try them out for yourselves.
This is really a great and apparently underrated boxpressed smoke. Well made, burns even, and taste of earth nuts and cocoa with a pinch of spice all while maintaining an even medium full burn right down to the nub. Ive had 5 and cant wait to have more. Really, try this smoke. It's fantastic every time.
Very nice smoke. Dense, well made, and extremely flavorful.
Received a 5-pack each of robusto,belicoso,and super gordo - a 66 ring belicoso!(Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial).They are all remarkable smokes in all categories.Well done Mr.Garcia, as always,thanks CI!
Jaime is definitely going to be the next superstar in the cigar making business like his father Jose. But of course he is cause he's learning from the master! The JGRE is a gorgeous rich maduro cigar with dark chocolate, deep tobacco and cherry flavors, and a long sweet finish. The construction and burn is impeccable and the wrapper/appearance is flawless. Overall an excellent cigar for the money. Just like any cigar that comes out of the My Father factory, this is another winner!