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Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Size: 5×50, Robusto.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Dried fruits, cefarwood and cacao.
1st third: Starts with a cacao, cinnamon, ice cream waffle and cedarwood.
2nd third: The flavours keeps on a steady level with exceptions for the ice cream cone and bitter cacao notes step forward.
Burn: Burns fairly sharp with a firm but not so stable whiteish ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a light draw.
3rd third: Hints of roasted chestnuts, toasted bread, bitter cacao, cedarwood and dried fruits like raisins.
Duration: 17:30-18:40, 1h 10min.
Conclusion: A mild to medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 93 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André