Gifted by Srecko Pavicevic, owner of Global Cigar.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge.
Tobacco from Dominican Republic.
Size: 5×49, Robusto.
Wrapper: Nutty shade, oily and silky-smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Hay.
1st third: Starts with a medium roasted coffee note, earthy sweetness and a touch of white pepper.
2nd third: Looses it’s coffee and sweetness, now it’s just spicy on the lips and sharp on the tongue.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable gray-white ash.
Smoke: Light smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: No changes from part 2.
Duration: 19:05-19:55, 50min.
Conclusion: A medium to full bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 86 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André