|An attractive, box-pressed torpedowhose coffee and cocoa notes harmonize with earthy and nutty impressions, making for a rich and balanced cigar.|
|Issue||Cigar Insider – Apr 04, 2017|
|More Reviews of this Cigar|
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2015 | Score: 91
This gorgeous, box-pressed pyramid is woody and floral on the palate with touches of nuts. The finish has a chalky and flinty character.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2012 | Score: 91
A box-pressed torpedo with a nearly veinless wrapper. It's rich and toasty with spicy notes that build to woody flavors and a touch of dried cherry on the finish.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2009 | Score: 93
This box-pressed torpedo is profoundly nutty and cedary with balancing sweetness. Chocolate, honey and leather notes all resound on the finish.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Mar 10, 2009 | Score: 93
This box-pressed torpedo is profoundly nutty and cedary with a balancing sweetness. Pleasant chocolate, honey and leather notes resound on the finish.
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2008 | Score: 89
This box-pressed torpedo has a sharp not upon first draw, but mellows to a toasty, medium-bodied smoke that leads to a toasty finish.
Issue: Cigar Insider: May 24, 2005 | Score: 93
A very attractive figurado with an even draw. The smoke has loads of chocolate and cocoa flavor, plus earth, leather and almonds. A long finish.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 01, 2004 | Score: 91
A beautiful dark torpedo with a sharp tip. It has a toasty, black cherry flavor with earth and orange peel on the finish, and a touch of anise. Medium to full body.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 01, 2001 | Score: 92
This box-pressed torpedo is dark and extremely firm. The draw and burn are perfect. It has an earthy, leathery flavor complimented by chocolate and coffee notes and a long, rich finish. Medium bodied.
Issue: Cigar Insider: Jun 01, 2001 | Score: 91
A good-looking torpedo, with a chiseled appearance. The draw is marvelous. The smoke is spicy, with notes of coffee and cocoa. Mild to medium bodied.
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