622. Luis Martinez Hamilton Silver Selection Robusto

Gifted by a friend.

Location: This review was made outdoors during a windy evening with 21C and 60% humidity in the air.

Wrapper: Ecuadorian Sun Grown
Binder: Honduran Cuban Seed
Filler: Nicaragua & Honduras
Origin: Nicaragua

Factory: J.C.Newman PENSA Nicaragua
Box: Sold in 5/25 count boxes.
Release: ?
Availability: Regular Production.

Size: 4.9×49, Robusto.

Wrapper: Light milk chocolate, rough texture but with small veins.

Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Light hay and wood note.

1st third: Starts with a charred pinewood, bitter almonds and lemon zest.

2nd third: Small introduction of black pepper gets added.

Burn: Burns hasty and a bit wonky with a firm but flaky white ash.

Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue and with a medium light draw.

3rd third: Tastewise no changes.

Duration: 19:00-19:30, 30min.

Conclusion: A mild bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. Not the most enjoyable cigar, but if you just want something to smoke while doing chores it definitely does its thing.

Result: In my book this is an 86 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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