30 Jun '12, 12am

HOT and GOLD: With a rich Cuban-seed wrapper covered in 24-karat gold, this is the most luxurious cigar available

HOT and GOLD: With a rich Cuban-seed wrapper covered in 24-karat gold, this is the most luxurious cigar available

It is an axiom that as much as 80 percent of a cigar’s flavor comes from its wrapper. But what if that wrapper were made of pure gold? That was the burning question at last year’s International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show, where an aura of excitement surrounded Daniel Marshall’s booth. Even the most jaded tobacconists gathered round to gawk at a golden cigar showcased among Marshall’s "one thousand coat finish" humidors. For years, Marshall was strictly a California-based maker of handcrafted, precious-wood humidors. Then, in 1995, he started a line of DM premium cigars. But his new 24-karat DM 2 Gold Torpedo is something else entirely: Marshall painstakingly applies sheets of 24-karat Florentine gold leaf—made by Giusto Manetti Battiloro, one of the world’s oldest gold-leaf manufacturers—to the surface of his Red Label cigar. He chooses only cigars with the ...

Full article: http://robbreport.com/Paid-Issue/Smoke-Rolled-Gold

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