Cigar Aficionado

Partagás Serie D No. 5
Serie D No. 5
88
points
Cuba
Cuba
50 50
Mild-Medium
Mild-Medium
Tasting Note
Dry and woody at first, this short robusto takes on an earthy quality with some light touches of sweet vanilla. A mild to medium-bodied smoke.
Body Mild-Medium
Size Odd
Ring Gauge 50
Length 4 3/8"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Feb 01, 2017
Price £17.55
Box DateSept. 2015
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2018 | Score: 88

Notes of wood and earth come in and out, as do hints of fruit, herbs and black pepper, resulting in a slightly muddled finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: May 03, 2016 | Score: 89

A short robusto with a flat head and three-seam cap. It's a tangy, cedary smoke with some cinnamon and floral notes that lead to an earthy finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2016 | Score: 89

A short robusto with a flat head and three-seam cap. It's a tangy, cedary smoke with some cinnamon and floral notes that lead to an earthy finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2015 | Score: 91

The hearty combination of roasted coffee bean and piquant spice is balanced by softer nutty and toasty impressions.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2014 | Score: 88

A short cigar rolled with a flat head. It begins charry and slightly bitter but warms to show warm, savory leather notes.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2013 | Score: 90

An earthy-tasting smoke with touches of maple, spice and dried orange peel. This short cigar burns cool, but the draw is a bit firm.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2012 | Score: 90

This attractive short robusto draws and burns evenly, offering oaky, white wine intonations. Leather and coffee notes emerge as the cigar progresses.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Nov 22, 2011 | Score: 90

This attractive short robusto draws and burns evenly, offering oaky, white wine intonations. Leather and coffee notes emerge as the cigar progresses.

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