Cigar Aficionado

Rocky Patel Vintage Connecticut 1999 Toro
Corona Gorda
52 52
Tasting Note
This cigar has a light pallor and smooth texture. The flavors are primarily dry and woody with hints of light spice, cream and dry leaves.
Body Mild-Medium
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6 1/2"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Shade
Issue Cigar Insider – Jan 23, 2007
Price $7.50
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2015 | Score: 88

This yellowish toro delivers a notably creamy, bready smoke with sweet touches of cinnamon and minerals. The finish is a touch dry.

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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