Cigar Aficionado

Diamond Crown Torpedo No. 8
Torpedo No. 8
88
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
58 58
Tasting Note
A short belicoso whose open draw offers a cedary, oaky and creamy smoke that leaves the palate a bit dry on the finish.
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 58
Length 5"
Filler Dom. Rep.
Binder Dom. Rep.
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Shade
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2012
Price $11.60
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2016 | Score: 88

Oils are seeping through the wrapper of this fat, golden-brown belicoso. It starts a bit waxy, but picks up a ginger-like spiciness and a touch of graham cracker sweetness.

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