Gifted by Maya Selva, owner of Maya Selva Cigars.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Filler: Honduras & Nicaragua.
Size: 4×46, Short Corona.
Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily with small veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Hay and wood.
1st third: Starts with a toasted bread and medium roasted coffee followed by a oakwood and slight black pepper spice.
2nd third: Keeps the same.
Burn: Burns a little wonky but with a firm and stable crisp white ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue and a light draw.
Duration: 20:15-21:05, 50 min.
3rd third: No changes from previous parts.
Conclusion: A medium to full bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 89 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André