I love an Espresso Martini with my after dinner cigar. Here are four delicious variations to pair with different cigars.
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The Mokito Cocktail is a rum based variation on my beloved Espresso Martini. With a hint of spice and nuts, this cocktail works beautifully with more floral cigars.
The Rosita Cocktail is a twist on the classic Negroni that replaces the traditional gin base with silver tequila. This pairs perfectly with a lighter cigar.
To mark World Whisky Day, the Cigar Club LDN cigar of the month was the Por Larranaga Petit Corona paired with a lovely drop of miniature bottle Glasgow 1770 The Original whisky
A virtual tasting of the Hoyo de Monterrey Le Hoyo Rio Seco cigar wasn’t what I expected. Smoked with a drinks pairing provided was an interesting experience.
On hearing about paring toffee popcorn with a maduro cigar, I sought to create a cocktail with similar flavours. So the Salted Caramel Espresso Martini was born
I always enjoy trying new cigars and having heard a lot about Room 101 cigars, when a friend offered me the chance to smoke The Farce Lonsdale I couldn’t say no
Plasencia are known for their premium Nicaraguan cigars. The Alma Fuente Sixto II is noteable not only for its hexagonal shape, but also being an amazing smoke.
My drink of choice for the start of a cigar is an Espresso Martini. Swap the vodka for tequila for a Mexican Espresso Martini in a delicious twist on a classic.