For details on the selection process for the Top 30 cigars on the Cigar Coop Cigar of the Year Countdown, see our criteria. The countdown begins on December 10, 2021 and concludes January 10, 2022.

Note: Scroll to the bottom of the Countdown on following each cigar revealed on a daily basis!



1 Rocky Patel Winter Collection Robusto (2020)
2 ADVentura The Royal Return – Queen’s Pearls Corona
3 Perdomo Firecracker (2020)
4 Crux Epicure Maduro Corona Gorda
5 Rocky Patel Quarter Century Robusto 
6 Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Box-Pressed Maduro Robusto
7 601 La Bomba Warhead VI by Espinosa Cigars
8 Lavida Habana LE by LH Premium Cigars
9 Vintage Rock-A-Feller Cigar Group Art of Magic 
10 Southern Draw Jacobs Ladder Brimstone Un Presidente
11 Aladino Cameroon Elegante by JRE Tobacco Co.
12 Montecristo 1935 Anniversary Nicaragua Churchill by Altadis USA
13 Sobremesa Brûlée Blue by Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust
14 Liga Privada Unico Serie Bauhaus by Drew Estate
15 Undercrown 10 Toro by Drew Estate
16 E.P. Carrillo Pledge Prequel
17 Plasencia Alma del Fuego Concepción
18 Southern Draw Rose of Sharon Desert Rose Lonsdale
19 Joya de Nicaragua Cinco Décadas Fundador
20 Crowned Heads La Coalición Siglo
21 Aganorsa Leaf Supreme Leaf Robusto
22 All Saints St. Francis Oscuro Toro
23 Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Box-Pressed Sun Grown Epicure
24 Joya de Nicaragua Numero Uno Le Premier
25 Protocol Eliot Ness Natural (Toro)
26 Illusione Epernay 10th Anniversary D’Aosta
27 Quesada 1974 Robusto
28 Abuelo Padre by United Cigar
29 Warzone Box Pressed Short Churchill
30 Viaje Black and White Connecticut

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