Te-Amo World Selection Dominican Churchill
Written by Paul

Friday, 06 March 2009

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As this Churchill finished, that nasty chemical taste reared its ugly head again. I thought I was rid of that flavor, but the cigar showed me differently. Perhaps I deserve it for smoking the entire cigar and not listening to my gut telling me to give up on this cigar and skip the review completely.


Finally, the question you have to ask yourself whenever smoking a cigar is “Would I buy another?” In this case the answer is a resounding NO. The Te-Amo World Series Dominican Churchill left a nasty aftertaste, was seemingly personality free, and frankly was very off putting.

Hoping for a new experience from Te-Amo, I am saddened to say that it was the same old same old. I hold out hope that my lawn mower will mulch what is left into a fine fertilizer for my lawn. Since I live up north in the frozen tundra, this will have to wait until spring when the body of this dead cigar melts down with the snow, and becomes a target for my John Deere.



0 # You're rightXytras 2009-03-05 22:51
"Chemical taste", you descibed the Te-amo common flavor, don't understand why this happens, maybe a bad fermentation or aging process, maybe their cigars needs a lot of aging to lose that flavor (aminia?, tar?). There is a Cuba selection as well and is much better, as well as the Nicaragua Selection, the Honduras is awfull though.

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0 # Mike Krelle 2009-03-10 10:54
I have smoked Te Amos for years and since I have also lived in San Andres Tuxtla and Mexico for many years, I have smoked every Cuban cigar for years and cigars from all over the world and I do not understand your ridiculous comments on Te Amos. It sounds like puro prejudice and shows that you have no real knowledge of cigars. As far as a chemical taste, you must be still on that glue.

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0 # RE: Te-Amo World Selection Dominican ChurchillJono 2010-06-17 18:21
Mike, it must be remembered that smoking a cigar is a very personal, subjective thing and that one mans trash is anothers treasure. Sounds like if anything, in failing to realize that, you are the one that is lacking knowledge of cigars. I personally had a decent/good experience with the Te-Amo nicaragua blend churchill, but it was by no means a fantastic cigar and I can't see myself picking it up again any time soon given how many better cigars there are out there. It was full of flavour, body and complexity but i found some of the flavours to be less than desirable and that alone makes it a cigar that i will not rush back to.

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0 # Bad bad smokeFredB 2012-04-07 18:58
This cigar is to be avoided. Does not have anything to do with personnal taste. Cigar smell bad hay, and i found the binder to have a bad fermentation taste. Really harsh to smoke, bitter taste from the start and tar accent from the 1/2. I throw it away at 3/4. Seems like a young wine that needs some aging. But probably not good enought to wait for..

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0 # Never Againstogiesnbogies 2012-07-04 11:22
Ran out of cigars on the golf course the other day and paid 6 plus bucks for one of these dog rockets in the clubhouse ...

Moral of story:
.I will NEVER run out of my sticks on the course again and I will NEVER, EVER smoke another one of these turds....ruined the flavor of my good sticks for the rest of the round!

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0 # Moral of Story NEVER AGAIN!stogiesnbogies 2012-07-04 11:56
I ran out of cigars on the golf course the other day and bought one of these dog rockets at clubhouse price of 6 plus destroyed the taste of my good course gars for the remainder of my round!

Moral of Story:
1. Do NOT run out of cigars on golfcourse.
2. Never EVER smoke another Te Amo

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