Cigar Aficionado

CAO Flathead V554 Camshaft
V554 Camshaft
88
points
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
54 54
Tasting Note
Dry woods and sweet walnut notes take on a vanilla and cocoa sweetness. The smoke is dense and chewy, leaving a tea-like finish on the palate.
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 54
Length 5 1/2"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder U.S.A./Conn. Habano
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Broadleaf
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2014
Price $7.25
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2015 | Score: 87

Squarely pressed with an unusually flat head and dark, oily wrapper. It's a meaty, spicy smoke with a charry, licorice finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 03, 2013 | Score: 88

Dry woods and sweet walnut notes take on a vanilla and cocoa sweetness. The smoke is dense and chewy, leaving a tea-like finish on the palate.

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