384. Perdomo 20th Anniversary Sungrown Robusto

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.

Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.

Wrapper: Nicaraguan Sun Grown
Binder: Nicaraguan
Filler: Nicaraguan
Aged minimum of 6 years, then fermented for 14 months in a bourbon barrel.

Size: 5×56, Soft Boxed Pressed Robusto.

Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins.

Construction: Fairly firm and even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Hay.

1st third: Starts with a light wood note, white pepper and hay.

2nd third: No changes.

Burn: Burns hasty with a fairly sharp burn. Stable and firm whiteish ash.

Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium heat on the tongue and a light draw.

3rd third: No changes.

Duration: 16:20-17:20, 1h.

Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. It totally flatlined, no excitement what so ever.

Result: In my book this is an 87 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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