Ratings & Reviews

REVIEW | Cohiba Churchill
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic

Tasting Note: Well made with a good draw, this cigar has a solid core of distinctly nutty flavors that have an underlying creaminess. French peanut notes and a touch of caramel on the finish make this a very tasty medium-bodied smoke.

  • Size: Churchill
  • Ring Gauge: 49
  • Length: 7"

  • Filler: Dom. Rep.
  • Binder: Indonesia
  • Wrapper: Cameroon
  • Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Aug 01, 2007
  • Price: $16.60

More Reviews of This Cigar

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Feb 01, 2016
Score: 88
A medium-bodied cigar that is cloaked in a cover leaf with a sandy texture. It's woody and nutty, with notes of cedar and minerals. The finish is a bit dry.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Dec 01, 2014
Score: 87
There's a dullish hue to the wrapper of this Churchill, which begins with herbal and mineral notes that lead to a charry finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Dec 01, 2003
Score: 87
A toothy wrapper covers this cigar, which has a toasty aroma. The smoke is toasty and dry, with some woody flavors. Mild to medium bodied.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Dec 01, 2002
Score: 85
Slightly toothy, with a veiny wrapper. The cigar has a slightly tight draw. It has tart notes and hints of black cherries and nuts. Inconsistent.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Dec 01, 2001
Score: 83
This veiny cigar has a bad cap. The smoke is yeasty and wheaty, with some rough notes on the finish. Mild to medium bodied.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Oct 01, 2000
Score: 85
A firm, oily and veiny cigar. It has notes of cream and green wood, and is very mild.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Feb 01, 1999
Score: 86
This is a well-made cigar with a solid medium body profile. It has an earthy core of flavors with a hint of spiciness, but it has a short finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Jan 01, 1998
Score: 89
This cigar is woody with an excellence balance. It has a smooth pepper and nut component on the palate, and there is a sweet, flinty note on the finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider, Nov 01, 1997
Score: 92
A rich, dark wrapper that gleams with oil. The smoke is easygoing, with sweet wood and caramel flavors and a toasty finish. An elegant, refined smoke.

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
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