475. Bolivar Lusiadas Edicion Regional Portugal Aged 2017

From my own collection.

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

Wrapper: Cuba
Binder: Cuba
Filler: Cuba
Numbered semi boîte nature box of 10 cigars (6,000 produced).

Size: 5.3×48, Perfecto (Británicas Extra).

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

Construction: Medium firm and even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Hay and grass.

1st third: Starts with a light pinewood note, white pepper and mint leaves.

2nd third: Opens up and looses it’s white pepper spice.

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

Smoke: Medium light smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a medium tight draw.

3rd third: It returns to the flavour profile of part 1.

Duration: 21:30-22:30, 1h.

Conclusion: A mild bodied cigar with a mild strength profile. These needs to be aged for much longer.

Result: In my book this is an 88 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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