Cigar Aficionado

Macanudo 1968 Gigante
Corona Gorda
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
60 60
Tasting Note
A girthy cigar with a dark wrapper, even burn and even draw, despite its thickness. The smoke is rich and cedary with a touch of caramel on the finish. Medium bodied and balanced.
Body Medium
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 60
Length 6"
Filler Dom. Rep, Nicaraguan
Binder U.S.A. / Conn. Habano
Wrapper Honduras
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Feb 01, 2010
Price $11.99
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Insider: Oct 07, 2008 | Score: 87

A massively thick cigar with a veiny wrapper. It takes a lot of flame to get it going, but once lit, the cigar offers a malty, woody smoke with some 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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