|Covered in an oily wrapper, this mild to medium cigar smokes evenly, delivering notes of wood and cedar with some slight gumminess on the finish.|
|Filler||Dom. Rep., Nicaragua|
|Issue||Cigar Aficionado – Oct 01, 2014|
|More Reviews of this Cigar|
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2017 | Score: 91
Sweet and mild with a creamy smoke redolent of honey, ginger and freshly ground pepper. Its wrapper is yellowish in color and the cigar burns and draws evenly.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2015 | Score: 88
This lightly hued cigar offers a light and creamy smoke with a full, lush draw. There's a big vanilla note on the finish.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2011 | Score: 87
A few prominent veins riddle this golden brown cigar, whose uneven burn corrects itself. Its creamy smoke is intermittently woody and sweet.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2010 | Score: 85
This large log of a cigar has some toasty, sweet marshmallow notes, but slight bitterness and lingering papery flavors hurt the score.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2008 | Score: 86
A pale cigar with a toasty, semi-sweet set of flavors that include vanilla and woody. The finish is dry.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2007 | Score: 88
A large cigar with a lightly colored wrapper. It draws well for a big cigar and is mostly creamy with nutty and ginger notes. Nice flavor for a mild- to medium-bodied cigar.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2004 | Score: 87
Attractive and oily, with a nicely done cap. The cigar has dry wood and vanilla notes, with a creamy flavor. Mild to medium bodied, with a bright finish.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Jan 01, 2004 | Score: 87
This gargantuan Churchill is pale and attractive. It has a firm draw and mild flavors, including grassy, earthy notes.
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