Cigar Aficionado

Oliva Serie G Maduro Churchill
Maduro Churchill
87
points
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
49 49
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
Sharply and squarely pressed, this Churchill produces a flaky ash as it burns. Initial notes of straw and hay are joined by hints of walnut and vanilla. The finish tastes ashy.
Body Medium-Full
Size Churchill
Ring Gauge 49
Length 7"
Filler Nicaragua
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper Nicaragua
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Feb 01, 2014
Price $5.42
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2016 | Score: 90

A squarely-pressed Churchill enrobed in a dark, matte wrapper. It shows a toasty nuttiness with hints of vanilla and anise. The finish is long and pleasing.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Feb 02, 2016 | Score: 90

A squarely-pressed Churchill enrobed in a dark, matte wrapper. It shows a toasty nuttiness with hints of vanilla and anise. The finish is long and pleasing.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2009 | Score: 87

A dark, box-pressed Churchill with a decent draw. It's toasty and sweet with some wine flavors but the finish is odd and muddled.

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