Gifted by a friend.
Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny afternoon with 20C and 55% humidity in the air.
Wrapper: Ecuador Connecticut Hybrid 151
Binder: Dominican Republic Seco
Filler: Dominican Republic Seco & Ligero
Origin: Dominican Republic
Box: Sold in 5/10 count boxes.
Availability: Regular Production.
Size: 6×50, Toro.
Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Firm even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Pinewood and raisins.
1st third: Starts with a cinnamon pastry like a Swedish cinnamon bun, brown sugar and pinewood base.
2nd third: Keeps in the same lane as before, but with a slight white pepper spice in the background.
Burn: Burns sharp with a firm and stable whiteish ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium cool feeling on the tongue with a light draw.
3rd third: No changes.
Duration: 17:45-18:45, 1h.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a mild strength profile. As a afternoon smoke it’s perfect, think it would match perfectly with a café au lait.
Result: In my book this is an 89 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André