Gifted by a friend.
Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge.
Wrapper: Nicaraguan Sun Grown Habano
Factory: A.J. Fernandez (Nicaragua)
Box: Sold in 10 count boxes.
Availability: Regular Production
Size: 5.5×50, Robusto.
Wrapper: Chestnut brown, oily and silky smooth with tiny veins.
Construction: Medium soft and even feel when lightly squeezed.
Cold draw: Cedarwood.
1st third: Starts with toasted bread, citrus zest, nougat and cedarwood.
2nd third: Notes of white pepper spice added.
Burn: Burns a little uneven but with a firm and stable white-ish ash.
Smoke: Voluminous smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue with a light draw.
3rd third: Unchanged from previous parts.
Duration: 21:35-22:40, 1h 5min.
Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a medium strength profile.
Result: In my book this is a 89 point cigar.
/Cigar Reviewer André