Cigar Aficionado

Undercrown Shade Belicoso
Belicoso
87
points
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
52 52
Mild-Medium
Mild-Medium
Tasting Note
A pale wrapper covers this well-made belicoso. Initial puffs are mild and earthy, but take on notes of balsa wood and citrus. The finish is short.
Body Mild-Medium
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder Ecuador
Wrapper Ecuador
Issue Cigar Insider – Jan 05, 2016
Price $9.00
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2018 | Score: 89

Initial puffs of this lightly colored cigar are notably sharp, but the sharpness fades, ushering in creamy sweetness and a nutty, almond-paste 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
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