806. Rocky Patel Fifty Torpedo Vintage 2011

Gifted by a friend.

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

Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano Oscuro
Binder: Undisclosed
Filler: Nicaragua
Origin: Nicaragua

Factory: Tabacalera Villa Cuba S.A. (Nicaragua)
Box: Sold in 20 count boxes.
Release: 2011
Availability: Limited Edition of 2000 boxes of 20 cigars.

Size: 6.5×52, Torpedo (Soft boxpressed).

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

Construction: Fairly firm and even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Light wood and pastry.

1st third: Starts with shortbread, chestnut sweet, creamy cappuccino and oakwood.

2nd third: Keeps it’s smooth 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: Follows suit in the same footsteps as before.

Duration: 20:00-21:05, 1h 5min.

Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a mild strength profile. Very smooth and well balanced smoking experience.

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

/Cigar Reviewer André

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