BACKGROUND: The Hyde is the eighth installment in Tatuaje’s annual Monster Series. The series began in 2008 with The Frank, a 7.6-inch by 49 ring double corona.
The 2015 Monster Series Hyde represents one of the two main characters in Robert Louis Stevenson’s “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr Hyde.” Tatuaje Hyde uses an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper and is rounded out with binder and filler tobaccos from Nicaragua.
FEATURED LIBATION: Pyrat XO Reserve Rum
Pyrat Rum is a Demerara rum, which refers to rum that is made from sugarcane grown along the river banks on the coast of the county of Demerara. The rum is distilled by Demerara Distillers Limited in the Diamond Bottling Plant. Pyrat XO Rum is primarily a blend of 2-year-old Demerara stocks and other stocks sourced from various Caribbean producers with the oldest rum in the blend being 15 years old. All of the XO rum is aged in a combination of American Oak and French Limousine oak casks.
WHAT’S BEEN HAPPENING AT STOGIE FRESH?
- NO PODCAST NEXT WEEK: Thanksgiving Holiday
- More Bad Movies
SPECIAL SEGMENT: “Stogie Beef”
Hiding cigars from girlfriend; Keeping the men away from cigars(!?)
SPECIAL SEGMENT: “Stogie Fresh 5 Flashbacks”
How long should I age cigars?