Ratings & Reviews

REVIEW | H. Upmann Half Corona
Half Corona
91
points
Cuba
Cuba
44
44
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Half Corona

Tasting Note: A dark, oily little smoke whose first puffs deliver a bracing shot of up-front salty flavors, which are counterbalanced by walnut notes and hints of orange peel.

  • Body: Medium-Full
  • Size: Odd
  • Ring Gauge: 44
  • Length: 3 1/2"

  • Filler: Cuba
  • Binder: Cuba
  • Wrapper: Cuba
  • Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Apr 01, 2012
  • Price: £12.80


More Reviews of This Cigar

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Jun 01, 2016
Score: 89
The draw of this mini corona is firm, but still delivers a nutty smoke complemented by pleasant touches of coffee and cocoa bean.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Feb 01, 2015
Score: 90
There's strong tobacco packed into this little corona, and it produces a chewy, earthy smoke full of leather and nuts.

Issue: Cigar Insider, Feb 07, 2012
Score: 91
A dark, oily and short smoke whose first puffs deliver a bracing shot of up-front salty flavors, which are counter- balanced by walnut notes and hints of orange peel.

Cigar Aficionado's 100-Point Scale
  • Classic: 95-100
  • Outstanding: 90-94
  • Very good to excellent: 80-89
  • Average to good commercial quality: 70-79
  • Don't waste your money: 0-69
100-Point Scale

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