Ratings & Reviews

REVIEW | Ashton Double Magnum
Double Magnum
86
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
50
50
Double Magnum

Tasting Note: A light, oily wrapper covers this well-made cigar. The draw is inconsistent, and flavors start out papery, but woody notes and some sweetness eventually come through.

  • Size: Corona Gorda
  • Ring Gauge: 50
  • Length: 6"

  • Filler: Dom. Rep.
  • Binder: Dom. Rep.
  • Wrapper: U.S.A./Conn. Shade
  • Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Oct 01, 2009
  • Price: $9.80


More Reviews of This Cigar

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Dec 01, 2006
Score: 89
An attractive cigar with an oily wrapper. It burns well, with a powdery white ash. It’s creamy, with some cocoa notes and a bready finish. A balanced, medium bodied smoke perfect for the morning.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Feb 01, 2003
Score: 85
This cigar has a firm draw, and it burns nicely. It's tangy and creamy, with vanilla and cedar notes. Mild to medium bodied.

Issue: Cigar Insider, Sep 01, 2001
Score: 89
Oily and solid, this cigar has a balanced draw. The burn could be better. The peppery smoke has a matching sweetness and notes of ginger. Age will improve the flavor.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Feb 01, 2001
Score: 84
This silky, oily cigar is a bit pale. It's nutty and grassy, with a medium-bodied flavor.

Issue: Cigar Insider, Aug 01, 1997
Score: 85
A blond, solid cigar. It fills the mouth with thick smoke and has a sweet, herbal quality. It is mild and lightly earthy. Some tasters noted a loose draw.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado, Dec 01, 1996
Score: 87
A well-made cigar that has a nutty character over a solid spicy core. There is a slight herbal dryness on the finish.

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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