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
Factory: J.C.Newman PENSA Nicaragua
Box: Sold in 5/25 count boxes.
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