Cigar Aficionado

La Libertad Churchill
Churchill
89
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
50 50
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
This solidly rolled Churchill draws evenly, forming a flaky ash as it burns. There is some wood and leather on the palate as well as some mideastern spices.
Body Medium-Full
Size Churchill
Ring Gauge 50
Length 6 1/2"
Filler Dom. Rep., Nicaragua
Binder Peru
Wrapper Peru
Issue Cigar Insider – Aug 09, 2011
Price $5.90
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2016 | Score: 91

The full, open draw of this subtly pressed cigar layers the palate with dense smoke, leaving impressions of nutmeg, cinnamon and crushed peanuts before a black tea finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2013 | Score: 92

Beautifully rolled with a symmetric head, this large cigar imparts profound dried orange peel flavor around notes of leather, earth and sweet almond paste.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2011 | Score: 89

This solidly rolled Churchill draws evenly, forming a flaky ash as it burns. There is some wood and leather on the palate as well as some mideastern spices.

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