A Complete Guide To Asylum Cigars

Rolled using the finest tobacco reserves from Nicaragua and beyond, Asylum cigars were created by Christian Eiroa, the man behind some of the best premium blends of the modern era (Camacho, CLE). Available in various strengths and flavor profiles in a range of unique handcrafted blends, Asylum cigars are known for big ring gauges, big flavor, and big-time satisfaction. Find the Asylum cigar you’ll go crazy for in the list below.

Arkham by Asylum

W – Dominican Republic

B – Dominican Republic

F – Dominican Republic

Strength: Full

Origin: Dominican Republic

Asylum’s first-ever Dominican-made creation, the Arkham is crafted using a potent blend of 100% Dominican tobaccos. Dispelling the myth that “Dominican cigars aren’t full-bodied” completely, these bold and savory smokes wrapped in zesty Corojo exude flavor and strength to satisfy even the most seasoned of aficionados. Nutty, creamy, and spicy with an extremely rich finish, the audacious Arkham hits all the right notes for a lush and lively premium experience.

Asylum 13 Connecticut

W – Ecuador

B – Honduras

F – Honduras

Strength: Mellow-medium

Origin: Honduras

The silkiest entry in the diverse Asylum 13 portfolio, the Asylum 13 Connecticut wears a golden-hued Connecticut wrapper grown in Ecuador around its dense blend of top-quality Honduran long-fillers. This mellow member of the Asylum family delivers relaxing creamy flavor kissed with just the right touches of spice and vegetal undertones for an easygoing smoke to break out at any time of day.

Asylum 13 Corojo

W – Honduras

B – Honduras

F – Honduras

Strength: Full

Origin: Honduras

A Honduran puro born from select tobaccos grown on brand founder Christian Eiroa’s family-owned farms, the Asylum 13 Corojo is a spicy, savory, and refined smoke with a hearty full body to back up its bold taste. Fire it up and you’ll find yourself immersed in earthy, peppery, and citrusy flavor that hits the spot all the way to the nub.

Asylum 13 Medulla Oblongata

W – Honduras

B – Honduras

F – Honduras

Strength: Medium

Origin: Honduras

Handcrafted using 100% Honduran Corojo tobaccos, Asylum 13’s Medulla Oblongata cigars are specially crafted to give you two unique takes on the same outrageous tasting profile. Within each 50-count box are 25 round parejo cigars (Medulla) and 25 box-pressed cigars (Oblongata). With either version, you can count on an opulent smoke that’s bursting with bold notes of earth, cocoa, and dark tobacco spice with loads of juicy nuances.

Asylum 13 Nicaragua

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Medium-full

Origin: Nicaragua

A true Nicaraguan puro wrapped in delightful dark Habano, the Asylum 13 Nicaragua is loaded with Cuban-seed Nicaraguan long-fillers to deliver a rush of satisfying flavor in every draw. A complex array of cocoa, espresso, and earthy tasting notes with many nuances greet you in each delicious puff, making the Asylum 13 a delicious thrill ride of a premium experience.

Asylum 13 Pandemonium

W – Ecuador

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Medium

Origin: Nicaragua

Big, bold, and expertly rolled in your choice of 3 extra-large big-ring sizes, Asylum’s unprecedented Pandemonium cigars measure in at a long and strong 8 ½”. These premium anomalies are expertly constructed using an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper leaf over Nicaraguan binder and filler tobaccos, delivering deeply-rich taste through a cool big-ring burn in each massive, densely-delicious stick.

Asylum Devil’s Night

W – Mexico

B – Honduras

F – Honduras

Strength: Medium

Origin: Honduras

A lip-smacking limited edition paying homage to the tradition of raging on Halloween Eve, the Asylum Devil’s Night cigar is medium in body and blazing with rich flavor. Showcasing a Honduran-grown San Andres wrapper around choice Honduran binders and fillers, each Devil’s Night cigar was aged for a full three years after rolling to put a finishing touch of refinement on its loud flavor profile. Sweet, rustic, and spicy in character with an impeccable balance, these small-batch smokes are your ticket to mouth-watering mayhem.

Insidious by Asylum

W – Ecuador

B – Honduras

F – Honduras

Strength: Medium

Origin: Honduras

With an old-school sweetened cap in your choice of natural or maduro wrapper shades, Asylum’s Insidious is far less sinister than its name would suggest – in fact, it’s quite possibly the brand’s most approachable offering. Medium in body and ultra-smooth in delivery of its lush flavor profile, the Insidious gets its easygoing charm from a blend recipe of Ecuadorian wrapper leaves over fine Honduran fillers. In addition to the subtle sugary sweetness of the tip, this fantastic “anytime” smoke serves up classic earthy, nutty, and creamy full flavor.

The Ogre by Asylum

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Medium-full

Origin: Nicaragua

Adorned with dual Candela and Habano wrapper leaves grown in Nicaragua, the mighty Ogre is an audacious barber pole smoke available in a variety of big-ring sizes. Equal parts palate-pleaser and head-turner, the Ogre ignites to reveal a massive parade of smooth flavor with notes of grass, wood, mild spice, cocoa, cream, and earthy sweetness – there’s a very strong chance that you’ve never experienced anything like it.

Asylum Schizo

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Mellow-medium

Origin: Nicaragua

A mellow-medium Cuban-sandwich cigar offered in a range of unique vitolas, the Asylum Schizo is your ticket to rich Nicaraguan taste at a smooth, budget-friendly price. Delivering a straight burn and clean, creamy flavor for days, the Schizo is an awesome and affordable option for those seeking a premium cigar experience for less.

Asylum Straight Jacket

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Full

Origin: Honduras

Relentlessly rich and strong in body, the Straight Jacket is a cigar that lovers of full-bodied smokes will go crazy for. Handmade in Honduras at Fabrica Unidas’ El Aladino using a ligero-heavy blend of all-Nicaraguan tobaccos, these potent puros emit a storm of satisfying flavor with bold tones of earth, espresso, zesty jalapeno, and much more.

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