I’ve tended to shy away from pairing gin with a cigar as the juniper notes would likely overpower or clash with the cigar, but what about Leggets Cigar gin?
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I love an Espresso Martini with my after dinner cigar. Here are four delicious variations to pair with different cigars.
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.