Gifted by a friend.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Size: 4.8×50, Robusto (Robustos).
Wrapper: Nutty chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Cedarwood.
1st third: Starts with a medium roasted coffee, cedarwood and nutty note.
2nd third: Keeps it’s previous flavours.
Burn: Burns fairly sharp, with a firm and stable whiteish ash.
Smoke: Medium voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a medium light draw.
3rd third: Slight bitter note from the coffee and a note of 70% dark chocolate.
Duration: 18:45-19:45, 1h.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 90 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André