459. Montecristo Open Junior Vintage 2010

From my own collection.

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

Wrapper: Cuba
Binder: Cuba
Filler: Cuba

Size: 4.2×38, Short Panetela (Trabucos)

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

Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Light cedarwood and mint leaves.

1st third: Starts with a medium roasted coffee, a dark toasted bread, cinnamon and lightly shared cedarwood.

2nd third: Keeps it’s previous flavours but a bit toned down.

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

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

3rd third: No direct changes.

Duration: 19:40-20:25, 45 min.

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

Result: In my book this is an 91 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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