652. Casa Turrent Serie 1942 Robusto

Gifted by a friend.

Location: This review was made in a smoking lounge.

Wrapper: Mexican Negro San Andres Colorado
Binder: Mexican Criollo San Andres
Filler: Mexican Negro San Andres & Nicaragua
Origin: Mexico

Factory: Tabacalera Alberto Turrent
Box: Sold in 20 count boxes.
Release: 2016
Availability: Regular Production

Size: 5.25×50, Robusto.

Wrapper: Milk chocolate, oily and smooth with tiny veins.

Construction: Fairly firm and even when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Light wood.

1st third: Starts with a creamy cashew nuts, powdered sugar doughnuts and nutmeg.

2nd third: Keeps the same.

Burn: Burns hasty with a firm but unstable white ash.

Smoke: Voluminous creamy smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue with a light draw.

3rd third: Starting to get a slight tongue burn as the cigar burns pretty fast towards the end.

Duration: 21:20-22:10, 50 min.

Conclusion: A mild bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. Overall a pleasant cigar, but it needs to be smoked very slowly to fully enjoy it, to avoid the tongue burn.

Result: In my book this is an 87 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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