Drew Estate Undercrown Flying Pig 2014 Cigar Review

Drew Estate Undercrown Flying Pig (2014 Production). Caution: not your fathers cigar.

The Facts:

  1. Origin: Nicaragua
  2. Factory: Drew Estate
  3. Wrapper: San Andres Negro
  4. Binder: Connecticut River Valley
  5. Filler: Brazilian & Nicaraguan
  6. Size: 41/8 X 60
  7. MSRP: $12

The Findings:

This is an awesome cigar. From the first puff to the final, finger burning pull, this cigar will take you on a flavor journey. Is it spicy, medium or full, earthy, creamy… or whatever…you are going to spend a precious hour of your life trying to pinpoint all the flavors of this unique stick. One thing is for sure, this isn’t a cigar for the beginning smoker. Not because it’s super spicy or a full fledged power bomb, its because you need to be able to put this cigar into perspective to truly appreciate it.

Cigars, like meat, are meant to be paired with fire so I typically don’t bother with a pre-light draw, what’s the point? Sushi, uh no – grouper sandwich, yes please! When you do put some fire on this bad boy, be prepared for an intense “hello” from the very first puff…The Flying Pig is going to let you know that it’s here and that it means business.  A spicy earthiness and a ton of smoke are going to smack you in the face and you’re going to look at this little stick with that WTF look on your face…if cigars could talk it would say “Here we go MF’er”.

You will immediately notice the immaculate burn line and snow white ash, an ash that will hold on as long as you want it to. The construction is Perfect. Every time.

I’m hesitant to use these adjectives to describe a cigar but you will indeed experience cocoa, spice, cream and Dr. Pepper. Yes, I daid it, Dr. Pepper…like the traditional pepper flavor from a cigar, only sweeter… sooooo…Dr. Pepper.

That’s it. Just fork over the $12 and take the ride. I’ve rarely met anyone who didn’t enjoy it.

– Hoochly



Be Amazed by the Taste of Natural by Drew Estate

Natural by Drew Estate Cigars

The aromatic tobacco leaves produce a taste and scent that takes you on a whirlwind tour of exotic lands–and all you have to do is sit down, light up and draw.

Made from the finest Nicaraguan leaf that is carefully mixed with Syrian, Turkish and St. James Parish leaves–often referred to as “black tobacco”–Natural by Drew Estate is a different take for those who look for a “new smoke” to rediscover cigar smoking all over again.

Do know that this is not a flavored cigar. We leave those for the ladies who claim they wake up the next day feeling as is a cat took a poop in their mouth overnight. The entire line of Drew Estate Natural cigars offers a variation that allows you to pair them with foods and drinks for an incredible cigar smoking experience.

Natural Drew Estate is a mature brand with an established lineup of smokes that include:

  • Clean Robusto
  • Dark Angel
  • Dirt
  • Dirt Torpedo
  • Egg
  • Egg Maduro
  • Jucy Lucy
  • Medusa
  • Root

Head on down to your local cigar shop today and get yourself a few different Natural by Drew Estate cigars. Bring one to a friend the next time you are invited to a barbecue or simply give them out as a gift–your friends will love you and it will make a great conversation piece for a manly man.