|Dark and rustic in appearance, though its salty, roasted nut flavors, coconut notes and slight sweetness make this cigar tastier than it looks.|
|Issue||Cigar Aficionado – Feb 01, 2011|
|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.
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