Cigar Aficionado

Santa Damiana Seleccion No. 500
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
50 50
Tasting Note
The robusto-sized Santa Damiana is a mild, elegant smoke wonderfully constructed, with a good consistent draw. Although it is on the lighter side, it shows plenty of creamy, spicy, cinnamon aromas and flavors.
Size Robusto
Ring Gauge 50
Length 5"
Filler Dom. Rep.
Binder Dom. Rep.
Wrapper U.S.A./Connecticut Shade
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Sep 01, 1992
Price $4.50
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 1998 | Score: 81

This cigar a slightly vegetal character. It is mild, with a dry woodiness, almost papery on the palate. It is well-made.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jul 01, 1997 | Score: 84

A very creamy, and smooth-tasting cigar. It has a mild-to-medium body, and some creamy flavors.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 1994 | Score: 86

A medium-bodied cigar with a strong cedary note on the palate and a smooth, mellow finish. Scored 90 in Vol. 1, No. 1.

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