Cigar Aficionado

Rocky Patel Royale Torpedo
Figurado
91
points
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
52 52
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
This box-pressed torpedo is rich and tasty, offering spicy licorice notes around a sweet-and-savory core of salted caramel.
Body Medium-Full
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6"
Filler Nicaragua
Binder U.S.A/Conn. Broadleaf, U.S.A./Conn. Shade
Wrapper Ecuador
Issue Cigar Insider – Nov 05, 2013
Price $10.30
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2018 | Score: 88

The wrapper of this box-pressed belicoso is pristine and smooth. The smoke is dense and chewy with coffee, earth and a bit of dark chocolate, but the flavors become a bit muddled.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2014 | Score: 91

This box-pressed torpedo is rich and tasty, offering spicy licorice notes around a sweet-and-savory core of salted caramel.

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