Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Size: 4.75×50, Petit Robusto (Paraisos).
Wrapper: Nutty, oily and smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Cedarwood.
1st third: Starts with a bitter almond, hay and cedarwood.
2nd third: Keeping a stready flow.
Burn: Burns sharp and slow with a firm and stable white ash.
Smoke: Light smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue and a tight draw.
3rd third: Hints of white pepper emerges otherwise the same.
Duration: 18:00-19:15, 1h 15 min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 88 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André