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Melanio vs Melanio Maduro?
KingoftheCove Offline
#1 Posted:
Joined: 10-08-2011
Posts: 4,968
Haven't had either.
Several of you are fans (BGZ, et al)
MB3 having a tempting "sale" with freebies.

So......which to buy....Maduro or regular?
crgcpro Offline
#2 Posted:
Joined: 04-27-2012
Posts: 7,750
The regulars are a bit bland for me now. The regulars were great when they came out but they just seem to be flat now.

I would go with the Maduros.
mjrburn Offline
#3 Posted:
Joined: 02-28-2016
Posts: 356
KingoftheCove wrote:
Haven't had either.
Several of you are fans (BGZ, et al)
MB3 having a tempting "sale" with freebies.

So......which to buy....Maduro or regular?


You read my mind, I was about to ask the same question. Thinking I may just go with a box of each and get two hats Think
deadeyedick Offline
#4 Posted:
Joined: 03-13-2003
Posts: 9,782
crgcpro wrote:
The regulars are a bit bland for me now. The regulars were great when they came out but they just seem to be flat now.

I would go with the Maduros.



Seems to be a common theme.

New cigar gets high ratings. Later versions made with cheaper ingredients but continues to sell based on the old ratings.
RobertHively Offline
#5 Posted:
Joined: 01-14-2015
Posts: 415
KingoftheCove wrote:
Haven't had either.
Several of you are fans (BGZ, et al)
MB3 having a tempting "sale" with freebies.

So......which to buy....Maduro or regular?


Be a man...Serie V Herfing
Whistlebritches Offline
#6 Posted:
Joined: 04-23-2006
Posts: 17,088
I still like the regular line........never tried the maduro's.
Ewok126 Offline
#7 Posted:
Joined: 06-25-2017
Posts: 4,112
Whistlebritches wrote:
I still like the regular line........never tried the maduro's.



You should try them! I really like em myself.
delta1 Offline
#8 Posted:
Joined: 11-23-2011
Posts: 16,102
deadeyedick wrote:
Seems to be a common theme.

New cigar gets high ratings. Later versions made with cheaper ingredients but continues to sell based on the old ratings.



this...happens way too often...EP Carillo's Elencos is latest example...

that's why it's remarkable how consistent Fuente's Hemingway, Flor Fina, and Don Carlos lines have been over the years, as are the Padron 1964 and 1926 Anniversary and X000 lines...
opelmanta1900 Offline
#9 Posted:
Joined: 01-10-2012
Posts: 8,685
I like the melanio still... Bought a box of the maduros and was very disappointed...
Phil222 Offline
#10 Posted:
Joined: 10-01-2017
Posts: 1,407
Put me down for maduro.
frankj1 Offline
#11 Posted:
Joined: 02-08-2007
Posts: 25,993
too strong for me
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