Gifted by a friend.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Connecticut Habano Rosado
Binder: Ecuador Sumatra
Filler: Dominican Republic, Mexican San Andres, Nicaragua & USA Broadleaf.
Size: 5.2×45, Corona.
Wrapper: Nutty milk chocolate, a little rough with small veins.
Construction: Fairly firm with an even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Note of cedarwood.
1st third: Starts with a salty nutty note, with a instant coffee and cedarwood.
2nd third: No changes.
Burn: Burns hasty and wonky with a firm and stable white ash.
Smoke: Medium voluminous smoke with a heat feel on the tongue and with a light draw.
3rd third: It just kept the same flavours but muted down even until the very end.
Duration: 22:55-23:40, 45min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 85 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André