Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano
Binder: Dominican Republic San Vicente
Filler: Nicaragua & Dominican Republic Piloto Cubano
Size: 6×54, Toro.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Dried fruits, hay and 70% dark chocolate.
1st third: Starts with a medium roasted coffee, milk chocolate and toasted bread.
2nd third: No changes from part 1.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable white ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: Keeps a consistent flavour profile until the very end.
Duration: 21:30-22:50, 1h 20min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. Very enjoyable and soothing during this evening, just what I needed.
Result: In my book this is an 91 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André