E.P. Carrillo Core Plus Natural has received a well-deserved 91-points rating, noting: "A fresh, nutty crush of cashew notes usher in the complex flavors of vanilla nougat, oak, mulled wine and an earthy finish. The cigar burns evenly with a lush draw."
E.P. Carrillo is the signature brand of EPC Cigar Co., the Dominican cigar company owned and operated by Ernesto Perez-Carrillo. Known as the “Godfather of Boutique Cigars,” Perez-Carrillo’s brand received early acclaim with its Elencos Edición Limitada and Short Run cigars, and has continued to impress with brand extensions like E.P. Carrillo La Historia and E.P. Carrillo Selección Oscuro. E.P. Carrillo cigars are made at Perez-Carrillo’s Tabacalera La Alianza S.A. factory in the Dominican Republic.