Cigar Aficionado

Rocky Patel Vintage Connecticut 1999 Petit Corona
Petit Corona
44 44
Tasting Note
A blond, well-made cigar with a good draw and burn. The smoke has a papery, dry character with earth and some wood notes on the finish.
Body Mild-Medium
Size Petit Corona
Ring Gauge 44
Length 4 1/2"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Shade
Issue Cigar Insider – Jan 23, 2007
Price $4.90
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2007 | Score: 85

An oily little cigar with a golden brown wrapper. It burns a little hot, imparting mostly woody, grassy flavors and a bit of spice.

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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