Cigar Aficionado

Rocky Patel Sun Grown Robusto
Corona Gorda
50 50
Tasting Note
Draped in a dark and toothy wrapper, this cigar is very earthy with a significant amount of woody, spicy flavor. Nutty notes precede a chewy, briny finish. A full-bodied cigar with a little bite.
Body Medium-Full
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 50
Length 5 1/2"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper Ecuador
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2007
Price $5.70
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Insider: Feb 22, 2005 | Score: 90

It's dark, smooth and quite oily. This corona gorda has a fine draw. A toasty aroma accompanies strong flavors, including chocolate, earth and wood. The finish is creamy, with a hint of sweetness.

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