289. The Circus Twister

Gifted by Benjamin George, owner of Puros.se.

Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge.

Information: Tobacco from Nicaragua.

Size: 6×52, Belicoso.

Wrapper: Barberpole, a mix of light shade nutty wrapper combined with a milk chocolate. Silky-smooth with tiny veins.

Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Cedarwood note.

1st third: Starts with a toasted bread note, espresso and some floral notes.

2nd third: Keeps it’s flavours steady.

Burn: Burns fairly sharp with a stable and firm white ash.

Smoke: Voluminous white smoke, cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.

3rd third: No changes.

Duration: 14:45-15:45, 1h.

Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.

Result: In my book this is an 88 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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