Cigar Aficionado

Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure Especial
Epicure Especial
50 50
Tasting Note
An oaky, cedary cigar with a touch of saltiness and fresh tobacco underpinnings. The cedar notes gain intensity, and resound on the finish
Body Medium
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 50
Length 5 1/2"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2017
Price £22.00
Box DateMarch 2016
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2017 | Score: 91

A toasty, floral smoke that develops a nutty richness and a sweet, candied-ginger finish. There is slight resistance to the draw.

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