446. Rocky Patel 2006 San Andreas Toro

Gifted by Kolja Kukuk, Managing Director of Europe for Rocky Patel Cigars.

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

Wrapper: Mexican San Andrés
Binder: Connecticut Broadleaf
Filler: Nicaragua

Size: 6.5×52, Toro.

Wrapper: Earthy, rough with tiny veins.

Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Manure and cedarwood.

1st third: Starts with a medium roasted coffee, 60% dark chocolate and oakwood.

2nd third: Goes from 60% to 80% dark chocolate otherwise it keeps the same.

Burn: Burns hasty, fairly sharp with a firm and stable whiteish ash.

Smoke: Medium voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.

3rd third: Keeps the same from previous parts.

Conclusion: A medium to full bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.

Duration: 19:30-20:30, 1h.

Result: In my book this is an 90 point cigar in my book.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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