Cigar Aficionado

Rocky Patel Sun Grown Toro
Corona Gorda
85
points
Honduras
Honduras
52 52
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
Dark and somewhat leathery in appearance, this cigar has a firm draw and somewhat uneven burn. It's woody and somewhat weedy, with peppery, coffee notes. Medium bodied.
Body Medium-Full
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6 1/2"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper Ecuador
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Aug 01, 2005
Price $6.70
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Insider: Feb 22, 2005 | Score: 88

This dark, shiny cigar has a perfect cap. while the burn is inconsistent, the draw is fine. It has robust flavors of wood and almonds, as well as a hint of espresso and coffee bean.

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