Cigar Aficionado

Ashton Aged Maduro No. 20
No. 20
88
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
44 44
Mild
Mild
Tasting Note
Dark and rustic in appearance, though its salty, roasted nut flavors, coconut notes and slight sweetness make this cigar tastier than it looks.
Body Mild
Size Corona
Ring Gauge 44
Length 5 1/2"
Filler Dom. Rep.
Binder Dom. Rep.
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Broadleaf
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Feb 01, 2011
Price $8.30
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2018 | Score: 86

A rough-looking cigar with a gnarly wrapper and glue spots. Its light vanilla notes become bready and herbal before turning earthy, though the finish is a bit saccharine.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2008 | Score: 87

A dark, veiny cigar that draws well, emanating a distinctly floral aroma as it burns. Flavors start out sweet and savory but turn a bit dry with a short finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2006 | Score: 86

A veiny maduro with some sweet cherry notes paired with some sharp citrus flavors. Medium bodied.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2005 | Score: 87

Dark and dry, this cigar burns well, with a pretty ash. It has vanilla and cream notes and a short finish. Mild to medium bodied.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jan 01, 1999 | Score: 87

Very dark and very veiny. The cigar has hints of orange peel and vanilla, with a toasty, chalky finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Nov 01, 1997 | Score: 89

A beautiful maduro wrapper that is silky and oily. It has a perfect burn, but a loose ash, delivering rich and sweet smoke with a light earthy flavor.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Mar 01, 1996 | Score: 86

This cigar has sweet herbal notes and a pleasant toasty flavor.

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
100-Point Scale