816. Caldwell Anastasia Yellow Band Kartel

Got it at an event.

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

Wrapper: Habano (Undisclosed)
Binder: Undisclosed
Filler: Undisclosed
Origin: Dominican Republic

Factory: Undisclosed
Box: Sold in 25 count boxes.
Release: 2023
Availability: Limited Edition of 750 boxes of 25 cigars.

Size: 5×50, Robusto.

Wrapper: Chestnut brown, oily and smooth with small protruding veins.

Construction: Fairly firm and even feel when lightly squeezed.

Cold draw: Black tea, dried apricots and earthy sweetness.

1st third: Starts with cedarwood, giant dried corn snacks, black tea, bitter almonds and nutmeg.

2nd third: Notes of white pepper spice added.

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

Smoke: Light smoke with a medium heat feel on the tongue with a medium tight draw.

3rd third: Gets a tone darker while still keeping the pepper spice.

Duration: 18:15-19:15, 1h.

Conclusion: A medium bodied cigar with a full strength profile. Fairly balanced flavours throughout, while not too complex.

Result: In my book this is a 89 point cigar.

/Cigar Reviewer André

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