Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Nicaragua Jalapa.
Made by Oscar Valladares.
Size: 6.5 x 52, Torpedo.
Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Hay.
1st third: Starts with a note of light roasted coffee, milk chocolate and nuts.
2nd third: Keeps the same.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable gray ash.
Smoke: Medium light smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a medium light draw.
3rd third: Gets a little stronger like a medium roasted coffee, but otherwise it keeps the other flavours stable.
Duration: 17:40-19:05, 1h 25min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 90 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André