Cigar Aficionado

Villiger 1888 Torpedo
Torpedo
84
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
52 52
Medium
Medium
Tasting Note
Draped in a tan wrapper leaf with a few prominent veins, this cigar's airy draw offers mostly dry, woody intonations with a vegetal finish.
Body Medium
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6"
Filler Nicaragua, Dom. Rep.
Binder Mexico
Wrapper Ecuador
Issue Cigar Insider – Feb 07, 2017
Price $7.10
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2018 | Score: 88

Oils are seeping through the wrapper of this torpedo. The draw is weak, imparting a thin smoke that's cedary and herbal with a straw-and-hay 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