Crowned Heads
J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads

Vitola: HR50 (Toro)
Length: 5.5
Gauge: 50

Wrapper: Brazilian Arapiraca Maduro
Binder: Ecuadorian Sumatra
Filler: Nicaragua
Blender/Creator: Ernesto Carrillo
Factory: Tabacalera La Alianza S.A.
Country: Dominican Republic
Purchase Source: CigarPage.com
Date Purchased: May 8, 2020
Price: @ $4.20
Date Smoked: November 2, 2021
Quantity: 21

J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads

12/04/2021
COVID-19 Day 622 2.5-Mile Cigar
 Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, HR50, J.D. Howard Reserve, Toro I love walking downhill on the home stretch!

This morning’s Cigar Walk with this satisfying Brazilian Arapiraca wrapped J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 (Robusto) by Crowned Heads. I can always count on this to bring the morning flavor.

Once again this J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads hits the spot and satisfys!

Until next time…
Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


11/02/2021
COVID-19 Day 591 2.5-Mile Cigar
2.5-Miles are in the bag this morning’s Cigar-Walk with this delicious Tried-And-True J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads. You know how much I love my Brazilian Arapiraca in the mornings!

Until next time…

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


09/16/2021
COVID-19 Day 542 2.5-Mile Cigar
 Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, HR50, J.D. Howard Reserve, Toro The J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads is the perfect cigar for any worry-free cigar adventure… especially for my morning Cigar-Walks!

The J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads is a “Tried and True” performer by Crowned Heads.

This cigar hits the spot every time!

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


09/03/2021
COVID-19 Day 529 2.5-Mile Cigar
A nice 2.5-Mile Cigar-Walk was had this morning with this “Tried and True” J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads.

This cigar hits the spot every time making it a “No-Brainer” to choose this cigar.

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 489: 2.0-Mile Cigar
 Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, HR50, J.D. Howard Reserve, Toro I can always count on this Brazilian Arapiraca Maduro wrapped J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads for my morning Cigar-Walk… this is the perfect Walking-Cigar!


06/20/2021
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 454: 2.0-Mile Cigar
One thing for certain that I love about these J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads is the Milk Chocolate tobacco flavor I receive on the cold draw.

This morning’s Cigar Walk was a celebration of those sweet tobacco flavors of the Brazilian Arapiraca Maduro wrapper… Sweet!

Until next time!

Stay smoky
Stay Chill


04/28/2021
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 402: 2.0-Mile Cigar
Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, HR50, J.D. Howard Reserve, Toro This morning’s Cigar Walk was with this J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 by Crowned Heads. The J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 is wrapped in one of my favorite cigar wrappers with the Brazilian Arapiraca tobacco making for a mighty flavorful smoking experience at a very affordable price.

It’s no secret; these J.D. Howard Reserve cigars are one of my favorite Walking Cigars… all the way down to the Finger-Burning NuB!

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill

Stay Healthy
Stay Safe


03/17/2021
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 359: 2.0-Mile Cigar
 Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, HR50, J.D. Howard Reserve, Toro This J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 (Robusto) by Crowned Heads is definitely in my Top-Ten Cigar Walking Cigars.

Even with this morning’s Freeeeeezing temperatures (15°F (-9.4°C)), I was able to enjoy this J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 for a good 2.25-Miles and with a perfect burn… and a good thing too because I was out of lighter fuel after I initially sparked this gem.

This is definitely in the Cigar Rotation and Box Worthy!

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


12/23/2020
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 277: 1.75-Mile Cigar


09/03/2020
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 128: 1.75-Mile Cigar


07/28/2020
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 128: 1.5-Mile Cigar
Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, HR50, J.D. Howard Reserve, Toro I was surprised at how fast this J.D. Howard Reserve HR50 smoked today. Maybe the warm weather affects how fast these cigars burn.

Not even two miles from this cigar this morning… I’ll have to keep an eye on this next time.

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


06/16/2020
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 86: 3.0-Mile Cigar
If I haven’t declared it “Officially”, it’s fact; the J.D. Howard Reserve by Crowned Heads is permanently in the Sakamoto Cigar-Rotation.

This Crowned Heads Cigar delivers and hits all my flavor check-points… the Brazilian Arapiraca Maduro wrapper has captivated my attention.

Definitely Box-Worthy!

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill


04/30/2020
COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 39: 3.0-Mile Cigar
Brazil Arapiraca Maduro, Brazilian Arapiraca, Crowned Heads, Dominican Republic, J.D. Howard Reserve The Brazilian Arapiraca Maduro wrapped J.D. Howard Reserve by Crowned Heads was the perfect cigar for this morning’s Cigar Walk. A Three-Mile Cigar Finger Burner right down to the Nub!

The J.D. Howard Reserve has long been one of my favorite everyday cigars. I’ve been a fan of these since my very first puff… it looks like it’s time to purchase some more of these beauties!

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill
Stay Healthy
Stay Sane
Be Wise


The Experience

Appearance:Smooth
Combustion:Even
Ash: Even
Draw: Perfect
Smoke Output: Thick
Flavor: Earthy
Strength: Medium
Body: Medium
Finish: Short
Value: Good
Overall Rating (1-5): 3

The Cigar

Chocolate: 3
Coffee: 2
Cream: 2
Earthy: 4
Fruit:
Grass/Hay:
Leather: 3
Pepper: 2