CyB Cuenca Y Blanco Review

Brand: Joya De Nicaragua                  Country: Nicaragua
Size: Robusto Deluxe 5.2 x 50            Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano
Price: $8.35 (Buy)

Cuenca Y Blanco CyB Review

The Label Factor:

I know enough Spanish to be dangerous. Typically, when attempting to speak it, I either freeze up completely or inadvertently insult someone’s mother. Regardless, when I first saw this label, I translated it to “Basin and White,” which I think is a pretty great name. After doing a bit of research, I came to realize that the Cuenca Y Blanco refers to the names of Alejandro Martínez Cuenca and Jose Blanco, the owner and VP of Joya De Nicaragua, respectively. The stick has since been rebranded to simply “CyB”, and the labels have been updated to the same.

I do like the style of the label, as it reminds me of a championship belt you would see a Luchador wear in a wrestling match. Combined with a nice color scheme, you have a very attractive label that gets the CigarNubs seal of approval, whatever that is worth.

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Joya De Nicaragua Antaño Dark Corojo Review

Brand: Joya De Nicaragua                              Country:  Nicaragua
   Size:  La Niveladora 6 x 52                           Wrapper:  Corojo
 Price:  $8.75 (Buy)

Joya De Nicaragua Dark Antano Review

The Label Factor:

Who likes a double label? This guy. This guy also likes the way dark brown cigars look with black and gold labels. The bottom label reads “Doble Fuerte”, or Double Strong, which sends the message that you may be in for a bit of an ass-kicking. I imagine a competition in the offices of Joya de Nicaragua to name this cigar. The guy who wanted to call it the Fuerte was probably pissed at that new girl in accounting who came up with Doble Fuerte.

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