Gifted by King’s Ransom Cigars.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Brazilian Cubra
Binder: Dominican Republic Habano Seed from Cotui
Filler: Dominican Republic Piloto, San Vincente, Nicaraguan Condega Criollo 98 & USA Broadleaf.
Factory: KBF Factory in Dominican Republic.
Private blend for King’s Ransom Royalty Club.
Size: 8×50, Double Corona.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with small veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Sandalwood.
1st third: Starts with a medium roasted coffee, sandalwood and toasted bread.
2nd third: No changes from part 1.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable white ash.
Smoke: Medium voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: No particular changes.
Duration: 22:10-23:50, 1h 40 min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 89 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André