688. Edgar Julián Sued Monovarietal Corojo Robusto

Gifted by a friend.

Location: This review was made outdoors during a sunny afternoon, with 21C, 53%, 3 m/s wind.

Wrapper: Dominican Rep Corojo
Binder: Dominican Rep Corojo
Filler: Dominican Rep Corojo Viso Navarrete, Corojo Medio Tiempo Villa Gonalez & Corojo Ligero Penula
Origin: Dominican Republic

Factory: Julian Sued Boutique Factory (Dominican Rep)
Box: Sold in 10 count boxes.
Release: 2021
Availability: Regular Production.

Size: 5×50, Robusto.

Wrapper: Milk chocolate, smooth texture with tiny veins.

Construction: Fairly firm and even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Hay and cloudberry.

1st third: Starts with a light toasted bread note, bitter almonds, cashew nuts, milk chocolate and ginger spice.

2nd third: Burnt butter, otherwise it keeps the same.

Burn: Burns fairly sharp with a firm and stable white-ish ash.

Smoke: Fairly light smoke with a cool feeling on the tongue with a Medium light draw.

3rd third: Keeps the same flavours all the way but a little bit more spicy.

Duration: 17:50-18:40, 50 min.

Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. It’s good but its a bit lacking in the complexity.

Result: In my book this is an 88 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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