Cigar Aficionado

Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 1 (Tubo)
Epicure No. 1 (Tubo)
91
points
Cuba
Cuba
46 46
Medium
Medium
Tasting Note
Initial puffs of this tawny-colored cigar are nutty and floral with clear notes of baking spices. The smoke becomes salty before showing its caramel sweetness.
Body Medium
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 46
Length 5 5/8"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Jun 01, 2018
Price £24.40
Box DateDecember 2015
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2019 | Score: 88

Though it burns unevenly, notes of cedar, honey and cinnamon still come through. The long finish is a bit earthy with touches of tannin.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jul 09, 2019 | Score: 88

Though it burns unevenly, notes of cedar, honey and cinnamon still come through. The long finish is a bit earthy with touches of tannin.

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