The Oliva Cigar Company claimed yet another spot in Cigar Aficionado's Top 10 Cigars of the Year. It takes about 5 full years to make a seed into cigar for this masterpiece blend. Patience and expertise are two crucial elements to making a cigar of this caliber. The Serie V is full flavored yet smooth. The long filler tobaccos are a blend of Oliva Nicaraguan Habano that emphasizes tobacco from the Jalapa region, an area known for top-quality tobacco. You'll be spoiled once you try one, and will forever compare your future cigars to this one.