Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Nicaragua Sun Grown
Size: 6.1×54, Toro.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Medium soft but even feel when lightly squeezed. Soft boxpressed.
Cold draw: White pepper, cedarwood and hay.
1st third: Starts with a milk chocolate, medium roasted coffee and cedarwood note.
2nd third: Keeps a consistent flavour profile.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable crisp white ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: Gets a slight white pepper kick added to the previous flavours, but overall a very well balanced cigar.
Duration: 18:45-20:10, 1h 25min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 90 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André