In episode 14 of the Cigar Sense Podcast we deep-dive with Claudio Sgroi, master blender and president at Mombacho Cigars, into the defects caused by what could go wrong during the premium cigar production. Together with Claudio, we review the key processes of the premium cigar production to identify critical risks of defects which, when it comes to enjoying our cigars, translate into loss in flavor or off-flavors.
Off-flavors, differently from those flavors that we simply do not like, are those perceptions that are connected to undesirable compounds, substances that end up in the tobacco or in our cigar, but are not meant to.
For more information about Claudio Sgroi, visit Mombacho Cigars.
This podcast is brought to you by Cigar Sense founders and paid members. With the free Cigar Sense membership, you can obtain personalized recommendations of cigars that best suit your unique individual tastes. In a few simple steps, you can see what your top cigar picks are from the thousands of cigars available on the market.
You can also explore sensory and other cigar attributes as Cigar Sense helps you better understand what you like and dislike in a cigar.
Be sure to subscribe to Cigar Sense Podcast so that you don’t miss a single episode, and while you’re at it, won’t you take a moment to write a short review and rate the show? It would be greatly appreciated!
Cigar Sense predicts which cigars best fit your personal taste. We are committed to preserve the highest objectivity, integrity and independence in the creation and dissemination of our analyses and industry analytics. This is why we do not sell cigars, nor cigar ads.
To begin receiving personalized cigar recommendations