Gifted by Jeremy Casdagli, owner of Casdagli Cigars.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge.
The cigars of the Daughters of the Wind Line™ are handcrafted in Costa Rica at the exclusive boutique factory “IGM” in San Jose. These are truly unique cigars combining rare tobaccos from Peru, Dominican Republic and Ecuador along with tobaccos from IGM’s own plantation in the mountains of Costa Rica.
Binder: Costa Rica.
Filler: Peru & Dominican Republic.
Size: 6.1×52, Pyramide.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky-smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: A elegant note of cedarwood.
1st third: Starts with a nutmeg and cinnamon aroma supported by cedarwood in the background.
2nd third: Keeps the previous flavours but it’s much smoother now with a caramel sweetness and whipped cream note added.
Burn: Burns sharp but hasty with a firm and stable white ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: Keeps it’s previous flavours until the very end.
Duration: 22:30-23:30, 1h.
Conclusion: A mild to medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 94 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André