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Fly high with C&A!
While Cornelius & Anthony may be (relatively) new to the industry, you wouldn’t guess it from looking at the portfolio. Now the proud owner of a half dozen fan-favorite lines, this boutique offering has been working overtime the last few years to quickly establish a name for themselves. Perhaps the most popular blend? Aerial, a cigar handmade in the La Zona factory in Esteli, Nicaragua.
Those who love a full-flavored blend may have checked out as soon as they realized this one was Connecticut, but I’d implore you to give Aerial a second look. Sure, it’s a light colored wrapper, but the flavor is like no other. The secret? A proprietary USA binder that adds loads of spice and complexity to the Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapped treat. The typical cream and slight cedar are there, joined by droves of black pepper and a natural grassiness. If you’ve been looking for a Cornelius & Anthony cigar to jump aboard, this might just be the one…