Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano
Size: 5.5×44, Corona
Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Medium soft but even when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Pinewood and earthy sweetness.
1st third: Starts with earthy sweetness and a 60% dark chocolate with a background of pinewood.
2nd third: Keeps the same.
Burn: Burns hasty and sharp with a firm and stable whiteish ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: No changes from previous parts.
Duration: 18:40-19:40, 1h.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 89 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André