Cohiba Black Churchill
Churchill
86
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
49 49
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
Gleaming with oils, this very dark cigar offers a raisin sweetness and some spicy undertones, but persistent waxy notes offset the score.
Body Medium-Full
Size Churchill
Ring Gauge 49
Length 7"
Filler Mexico, Dom. Rep.
Binder Dom. Rep.
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Broadleaf
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Oct 01, 2015
Price $19.09
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2013 | Score: 83

A near-black Churchill with an uneven burn and tangy, acidic flavors that become gummy tasting.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2010 | Score: 88

A black cigar with almost no veins. The draw is firm, delivering a medium-bodied woody, wheaty smoke with licorice-like finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2008 | Score: 85

A coarse maduro with an oblong cap. The draw is notably firm, delivering sweet doughy notes with wisps of licorice and a powdery finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2007 | Score: 85

Rough in appearance, this cigar has a firm draw and mostly even burn. It delivers cocoa, spice and light cardboard flavors before an earthy finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Aug 08, 2006 | Score: 85

Rough in appearance, this cigar has a firm draw and mostly even burn. It delivers cocoa, spice and light cardboard flavors before an earthy finish.

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