Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge.
Wrapper Ecuadorian Sumatra Oscuro.
Size: 5×60, Boxpressed Gordo.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate oily and silky-smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Hay and white pepper.
1st third: Starts with a wood and cashew nut note followed by a coffee beans and cacao base.
2nd third: No changes.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable gray ash.
Smoke: Medium voluminous smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue and a medium light draw.
3rd third: Keeps the same all the way to the end.
Duration: 18:25-19:25, 1h.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 87 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André