The E.P. Carrillo Encore Valientes is a cigar made by Ernesto Perez Carrillo in the Dominican Republic. This line is exclusively made with Nicaraguan tobaccos, coming from Estelí, Condega, and Jalapa. On the bands, there is the image of the Perez-Carrillo family.
Construction is great, and they are box-pressed. The Colorado wrapper is oily and with some reddish shades. To the touch, the filling is uniform.
- Country of Origin: Dominican Republic
- Size: 52 x 156 mm (6.1″)
- Wrapper: Nicaragua
- Binder: Nicaragua
- Filler: Nicaragua
- Price: $12 – € 13
E.P. Carrillo Encore Valientes: the cold draw reveals scents of black pepper and spices. The opening is very spicey, with the black pepper standing out.
Overall, the E.P. Carrillo Encore Valientes delivers a rich and satisfying smoke. The intensity is full since the first puffs, and the cigar is a flavor bomb throughout the smoke.