We've seen a huge resurgence in the use of Connecticut wrapper lately, and manufacturers are using new blending techniques to bring out the positive flavors of this exquisite wrapper tobacco. The guys at Alec Bradley Cigar Company incorporated these new techniques when they blended the Alec Bradley Connecticut, breaking the mold of a typical Connecticut cigar. After countless prototype blends, they found the right amount of strength and balance that differentiates this cigar from other run-of-the-mill Connecticut cigars on the marketplace. The Alec Bradley Connecticut is a rich tasting cigar that still delivers a smooth, creamy smoke without sacrificing flavor or strength. Gone are the days of your typical Connecticut-style cigars of years past.
Alec Bradley Cigar Company has really made a name for themselves especially in the last few years with their creative blends and accolades like Cigar Aficionado’s cigar of the year in 2012. The guys at Alec Bradley seem to have a good pulse on what cigar smokers are looking for in their extended lines of outstanding smokes. At the 2012 IPCPR Tradeshow in Orlando a new blend was released, the Alec Bradley Connecticut was introduced to the family. The Alec Bradley Connecticut is a new blend featuring an Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper with filler tobaccos from Honduras and Nicaragua held together with a Honduran binder. The Result is a new era in Connecticut style cigars, a creamy smooth and flavorful cigar with a bit more strength then your typical Connecticut blends. The cigar delivers rich tobacco flavors with the traditional creamy flavors associated with Connecticut wrappers but with a good amount of body as this cigar falls in the medium body range. So if you are a fan of Connecticut cigars and are looking for a little more, than the Alec Bradley Connecticut is a must try smoke.