|A rich and tan double corona with an earthy cocoa sweetness to the smoke. The finish is tangy, verging on bitter.|
|Issue||Cigar Aficionado – Jun 01, 2008|
|More Reviews of this Cigar|
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2018 | Score: 89
The medium claro wrapper of this large cigar hints at its medium-bodied notes of citrus, wood and cocoa powder. The finish carries the yeasty hint of bread.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2015 | Score: 89
Creamy in texture, the smoke of this cigar offers an almond-like nuttiness as well as citrus, wood and slight brown sugar notes.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2006 | Score: 87
This big and golden brown cigar has a hazelnut flavor. The draw is lush and easy. It’s creamy and pleasant, with a slight bite on the finish. Mild o medium bodied.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2005 | Score: 85
Beautiful in appearance, this cigar has a slightly uneven burn and tight draw. It has coconut and wheat flavors and a long, balsa-wood finish.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2002 | Score: 84
A veiny cigar. The draw is decent, but the smoke is papery and mild, with powdery, light flavors and a hint of alfalfa.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2001 | Score: 87
While it's a bit pale, this cigar is well made. The smoke is creamy, mild and toasty, with a sweet hint of tapioca.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 1999 | Score: 85
This cigar had a bit of a grassy character. But there were hints of coffee beans on the palate. Mild to medium bodied.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Oct 01, 1999 | Score: 87
This cigar is grassy and bitter at first, but it smooths out, becoming soft and musky. It has a mild, floral sweetness.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Mar 01, 1995 | Score: 89
A medium-bodied cigar that has a light, nutty character with some flavors of mild, sweet spices such as nutmeg.
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