Freud AlterEgo cigars features pelo de oro tobacco in its blend—among the rarest cigar tobaccos in the world. AlterEgo reveals the other side of Master Blender Eladio Diaz, it is the type of cigar he likes to smoke himself, hitting the sweet spot between medium and full bodied – and it is the first Tabacalera Diaz Cabrera cigar in the core collection from Freud Cigar Co.
Pelo de Oro: (Dominican Republic)
Corojo Original: (Dominican Republic)
Havano 92: (Dominican Republic)
Piloto Cubano: (Barrel Aged) – (Dominican Republic)
Binder: Sumatra – (Sumatra)
Wrapper: Negro San Andres – (Dominican Republic)
Master Blender: Eladio Diaz is among the elite in tobacco blenders on earth. He spent over 40 years at Davidoff of Geneva, most recently as Head of Production and Quality Control. He left Davidoff to launch his own factory, Tabacalera Diaz Cabrera, in January 2022. Agape, Diaz’s limited-edition blend for Freud Cigar Co., is his first cigar following his departure from Davidoff of Geneva and the first cigar produced by his new workshop to hit the market.
Tasting Notes: Floral. Honey, Cream, and Spice Initial cold smoke, sweet and floral notes—followed by honey, creamy and spicy sensations – keeping the mouth perfectly moist, arriving at slightly spicy notes on the tip of the tongue, layering harmonious and distinct flavors for the whole palate to appreciate—a complex medium to full box smoke—sure to surprise and delight.