456. My Father Le Bijou 1922 Boxpressed Torpedo

Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.

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

Wrapper: Nicaraguan Habano Oscuro (Pelo de Oro)
Binder: Nicaragua
Filler: Nicaragua

Size: 6.1×52, Boxpressed Torpedo.

Wrapper: Dark chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins.

Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Cedarwood and dried fruits.

1st third: Starts with a note of dark chocolate, oakwood and dried fruits.

2nd third: No specific changes.

Burn: Burns fairly sharp with a firm and stable white ash.

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

3rd third: No changes.

Duration: 18:55-20:10, 1h 15 min.

Conclusion: A full bodied cigar with a medium strength profile

Result: In my book this is an 89 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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