789. Oliva Master Blends No. 3 Robusto

Bought from The Oak Lounge Tallinn, Estonia.

Location: This review was made indoors in a cigar lounge.

Wrapper: USA Connecticut Broadleaf
Binder: Nicaraguan Habano
Filler: Nicaragua
Origin: Nicaragua

Factory: Tabacalera Oliva de Nicaragua S.A. TABOISA (Nicaragua)
Box: Sold in 20 count boxes.
Release: 2006
Availability: Limited Production

Size: 5×52, Robusto (Soft boxpressed)

Wrapper: Coffee bean brown, oily and smooth with tiny veins.

Construction: Fairly firm and even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Earthy sweetness.

1st third: Chickpeas, cinnamon, earthy sweetness, cacao nibs and oakwood.

2nd third: Continues with the same flavours.

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

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

3rd third: Keeps its flavours consistent throughout.

Duration: 18:55-20:15, 1h 20min

Conclusion: A full bodied cigar with a medium strength profile. I really liked well balanced flavours, although not the most complex cigar it just worked.

Result: In my book this is a 91 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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