World-renowned cigar producer A.J. Fernandez makes Diesel Cigars. Fernandez is a young producer who has cut his teeth in the industry producing great cigars for other brands such as Rocky Patel.
Fernandez has had his hand in the production of Rocky Patel’s Fusion, and Rocky Patel Summer Blend 2008. He has also manufactured Indian Tabac 10th Anniversary, Indian Tabac Summer Blend 2008, Padilla Habano, Sol Cubano Cuban Cabinet, Man O’ War and Man O’ War Ruination, Man O’ War Armada, Man O’ War Puro Authentico, Man O’ War Virtue
5 Vegas AAA, Ave Maria, Emilio AF-1, Emilio AF-2, Est. 1844 Anejado, Graycliff G2 Turbo, Gurkha Park Avenue, La Herencia Cubana, La Herencia Cubana Core, La Herencia Cubana, Oscuro Fuerte, La Cuna Bin No 85, Morro Castle, Padilla Habano, San Lotano, San Lotano Oval, San Miguel, and Sol Cubano Cuban Cabinet among others. Diesel Cigars is a line Fernandez began producing in 2009 at his factory in Esteli, Nicaragua.
Diesel Cigars- Diesel Unlimited
The Unlimited comes in at 5.5×54, it is wrapped in a dark, oily Honduran Ligero from
Copan, and has a Nicaraguan and Mexican fill. The Unlimited is a full bodied cigar from Diesel Cigars. It boasts a great balance of heft and spice, with sweet, leathery and sometimes oaky tones throughout. You can get your hands on this stick for around $4 or about $70 for a box of 20.
Diesel Cigars- Diesel Shorty
The Shorty is a 4.5″x60 Diesel Cigar wrapped in a Connecticut Broadleaf with Nicaraguan filler and binder. It was created by Fernandez in honor of Shorty Rossi the reality TV mogul. This robusto offers a full body and is a substantial smoke. This stout Diesel Cigar exhibits rich and smooth chocolaty tones combined with the poignant and flavorful espresso notes. At around $5 a smoke or $90 for a box of 24, this is a powerful cigar you won’t soon forget.
Diesel Cigars- Unholy Cocktail
The Unholy Cocktail is a 5×56 Torpedo (belicoso), which is wrapped in a dark brown Pennsylvania Broadleaf, filled with a: Nicaraguan blend comprised of Jalapa, Condega, and Esteli grown tobacco all of which has been aged for three years. The Unholy Cocktail is lighter than the Unlimited but still brings a strong balanced flavor. This may be Diesel Cigars’ most flavorful cigar. It hits on notes of wood, wild berries, and nuts. A single will run you about $5 and a box of 30 will be around $100.