Aphrodite is a totally handmade (totalmente a mano) ultra premium Cuban-seed cigar infused with 12 year old barrel-aged whisky that delivers a silky and spicy smoke.
Brand: Leopard Frog
Length (inches): 7
Ring Gauge: 50
Wrapper: Arapiraca Maduro
Aged Arapiraca Maduro long leaf tobacco cultivated, harvested and fermented by hand in the tobacco fields of Brasil.
Binder: Dominican Olor
Filler: Long-filler Cuban-seed Dominican Habano, Dominican Piloto Ligero and Brasilian Arapidaca infused with 12 year old barrel-aged whisky.
Style: Medium bodied
Silky smooth, rich dark brown Maduro wrapper invites immediate interest. Presented as a highly unusual shaggy foot, cedar-wrapped smoke that showcases the craftsmanship of the hands used to construct this cigar.
Alluring aromas of freshly ground coffee, hints of chocolate and toasted cedar wood with whispers of vanilla attributable to the barrel-aged whisky pedigree.
Aphrodite is a sophisticated, silky smooth smoke sure to please all your senses. It opens with subtle sensations of freshly brewed espresso and ground black peppercorns that yield to undernotes of dark chocolate and roasted walnuts that tickle your palate throughout the burn. A long, lingering, luxurious finish with whispers of vanilla and the faintest hints of whisky leave you wanting more, much more. The cigar burns even and cool, just like it should.
SUMMARY OF CIGAR EXPERIENCE
Aphrodite is a smooth and silky smoke that delivers a well balanced cigar experience suitable for a wide range of cigar enthusiasts.
The intricately woven blend of three filler tobaccos combines with the wrapper and binder to create a beautiful smoke that balances smoothness with spice. Robust flavours and rich complexity marry with a melody of subtle spices to deliver an enjoyable, medium bodied smoke with a luxurious, woody finish. A sophisticated yet unusual cigar experience that would delight even the most jaded South American dictator.