Cigar Aficionado

Hoyo de Monterrey Elegantes
Elegantes
90
points
Cuba
Cuba
47 47
Medium
Medium
Tasting Note
Slender and tapered at both ends, this figurado forms a flaky ash as it burns. The smoke is floral and woody with light underpinnings of cocoa and graham cracker that lead to a sweet, s'mores-like finish.
Body Medium
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 47
Length 6 1/4"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Insider – Apr 04, 2017
Price $21.30
Box DateNov. 2016
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2017 | Score: 90

Slender and tapered at both ends, this figurado forms a flaky ash as it burns. The smoke is floral and woody with light underpinnings of cocoa and graham cracker that lead to a sweet, s'mores-like 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