Cigar Aficionado

Ashton Aged Maduro No. 10
No. 10
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
5 5
Tasting Note
Covered in a gritty, near black veiny wrapper, this rough-looking cigar imparts cedary, toasty, peppery notes with a slightly grassy finish. Tastes better than it looks.
Body Mild
Size Robusto
Ring Gauge 5
Length 50"
Filler Dom. Rep.
Binder Dom. Rep.
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Broadleaf
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Jun 01, 2009
Price $8.00
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2004 | Score: 86

A grizzled, dark cigar with a woody, mild character. The finish is sharp.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2001 | Score: 86

A speckled cigar with a good burn. The smoke is woody, a pleasant spiciness, but the flavors are slightly off balance.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jan 01, 1999 | Score: 88

Dark, dry and toothy, with a solid bunch. It burns beautifully. The flavor is smooth and woody, with hints of espresso. Mild.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 1996 | Score: 83

This cigar has a spicy core of flavors and a quite dry, woody finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 1994 | Score: 85

A solid cigar with a dark wrapper. It has some good, spicy flavors and a nice tobacco finish.

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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