Cigar Aficionado

Cohiba Black Churchill
Churchill
83
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
49 49
Medium
Medium
Tasting Note
A near-black Churchill with an uneven burn and tangy, acidic flavors that become gummy tasting.
Body Medium
Size Churchill
Ring Gauge 49
Length 7"
Filler Mexico, Dom. Rep.
Binder Dom. Rep.
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Broadleaf
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Aug 01, 2013
Price $17.99
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2015 | Score: 86

Gleaming with oils, this very dark cigar offers a raisin sweetness and some spicy undertones, but persistent waxy notes offset the score.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2010 | Score: 88

A black cigar with almost no veins. The draw is firm, delivering a medium-bodied woody, wheaty smoke with licorice-like finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2008 | Score: 85

A coarse maduro with an oblong cap. The draw is notably firm, delivering sweet doughy notes with wisps of licorice and a powdery finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2007 | Score: 85

Rough in appearance, this cigar has a firm draw and mostly even burn. It delivers cocoa, spice and light cardboard flavors before an earthy finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Aug 08, 2006 | Score: 85

Rough in appearance, this cigar has a firm draw and mostly even burn. It delivers cocoa, spice and light cardboard flavors before an earthy finish.

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