Gifted by a friend.
Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny afternoon with 30C and 51% humidity in the air.
Factory: Plasencia Cigars S.A.
Box: Sold in 8 count boxes.
Availability: Limited Edition of 2500 boxes of 8 cigars (20.000 cigars).
Size: 7×58, Salomon.
Wrapper: Reddish milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Fairly firm and even when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Cedarwood and hay.
1st third: Starts with a creamy hazelnut and chocolate spread, cedarwood and brown sugar.
2nd third: Keeps on flowing, slight hint of pepper, but nothing inconvenient.
Burn: Burning fairly sharp with a firm but flaky white ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue with a medium light draw.
3rd third: Gets a darker chocolate note but the other flavours stay the same.
Duration: 17:05-18:35, 1h 30min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. Overall a well balanced cigar, yet very enjoyable.
Result: In my book this is an 90 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André