No. 5

Montecristo No. 5

SCORE
92
points
COUNTRY
Cuba
Cuba
GAUGE
40 40
STRENGH
Medium-Full
Medium-Full

Tasting Note

Big, meaty notes of leather and black pepper come off this little corona, which is draped in a reddish-brown wrapper. It's balanced by sweet impressions of nougat and a heavy almond finish.

Details

Body: Medium-Full


Size: Petit Corona


Ring Gauge: 40


Length: 4"


Filler: Cuba


Binder: Cuba


Wrapper: Cuba


Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2015


Price: £9.25


Box Date: Feb. 2013


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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
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