Pairing Cigars with Whiskey: Top 5 Combinations for a Perfect Evening

Pairing Cigars with Whiskey: Top 5 Combinations for a Perfect Evening

There’s nothing quite like the combination of a good cigar and a glass of whiskey to end a long day. But with so many varieties of both cigars and whiskey available, how do you know which pair best together? In this post, we’ll go over the top 5 cigar and whiskey pairings that will give you the perfect end to your evening.

  1. Macanudo Café and Glenlivet 12 Year Old: The smooth, creamy flavors of the Macanudo Café complement the delicate notes of the Glenlivet 12 Year Old perfectly, making for a sophisticated and luxurious pairing.

  2. Montecristo No. 2 and Lagavulin 16 Year Old: The bold, spicy flavors of the Montecristo No. 2 are perfectly balanced by the smoky, peaty notes of the Lagavulin 16 Year Old, creating a robust and powerful pairing.

  3. Romeo y Julieta Reserve Real and Maker's Mark: The sweet, nutty flavors of the Romeo y Julieta Reserve Real are complemented by the rich, oaky notes of Maker's Mark, creating a deliciously complex and satisfying pairing.

  4. Arturo Fuente Hemingway and Knob Creek Single Barrel Reserve: The smooth, mellow flavors of the Arturo Fuente Hemingway are perfectly complemented by the sweet, caramel notes of the Knob Creek Single Barrel Reserve, creating a warm and inviting pairing.

  5. Cohiba Siglo VI and The Balvenie Caribbean Cask: The rich, full-bodied flavors of the Cohiba Siglo VI are enhanced by the sweet, fruity notes of The Balvenie Caribbean Cask, creating a deliciously complex and satisfying pairing that is sure to impress even the most discerning cigar and whiskey connoisseurs.

When it comes to pairing cigars with whiskey, it’s important to remember that everyone’s taste preferences are different. Experiment with different combinations to find what works best for you. And don’t forget to grab a Tommy Lighter to complete your cigar and whiskey experience!