|Crafted with a blunted tip, this figurado showcases notes of spicy leather, chocolate-covered raisins and sweet tea. There is a pleasant minerality on the finish.|
|Issue||Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2017|
|More Reviews of this Cigar|
Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 06, 2016 | Score: 92
Crafted with a blunted tip, this figurado showcases notes of spicy leather, chocolate-covered raisins and sweet tea. There is a pleasant minerality on the finish.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Feb 06, 2007 | Score: 91
A dark, oily mini-torpedo with an even draw and burn. It starts with a complex range of leather, earth and nougat flavors before a long, spicy finish.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2006 | Score: 88
A well-made belicoso with a dark, oily wrapper. It has a smooth, easy draw. The cigar is full bodied, with a nutty aroma, heavy wood and leather flavors and a tangy, spiced finish. Medium to full bodied.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: May 01, 2003 | Score: 93
This beautiful, box-pressed figurado has a spicy aroma. It has rich leather and wood flavors, leading to a smooth finish with notes of black cherry. Strong, but not overpowering.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2002 | Score: 86
Brawny and dark, with good oils to the wrapper. This cigar draws like a dream The smoke is rich but a bit unbalanced. Medium to full bodied.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2001 | Score: 90
A dark, silky cigar with a torpedo tip. It's a powerful cigar with an extremely peppery taste, and the finish is fairly rough.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Apr 01, 2001 | Score: 89
This well-made belicoso has a dark, oily wrapper. It draws and burns beautifully, with strong flavors of black cherry and dried citrus.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Jan 01, 2000 | Score: 91
A chunky torpedo with gorgeous color and a silky wrapper. It has a fine draw. The cigar develops very rich flavors of leather and cedar, with notes of cumin. A powerful, full-bodied smoke.
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