Supplied by Mellgrens Fine Tobacco.
Location: This review was made indoors in Mellgrens Fine Tobacco’s cigar lounge.
Luxury box of 25 cigars.
Size: 5.1×55, Robusto (Montesco)
Wrapper: Coffee bean, oily and smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Fairly firm with a even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Hay and cedarwood.
1st third: Starts with a natural peanuts and cedarwood note.
2nd third: So notes of earth and 60% chocolate otherwise pretty much the same from before.
Burn: Burns a bit uneven, with a firm and stable crisp white ash.
Smoke: Medium light smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue and a medium light draw.
3rd third: Gets a somewhat hit of pepper, but nothing to noticeful, otherwise no changes.
Duration: 22:40-23:50, 1h 10 min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is an 88 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André