Cigar Aficionado

Montecristo White Vintage Connecticut No. 3
No. 3
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
44 44
Tasting Note
A bit dull in appearance, this corona smokes evenly, exhibiting a vaguely nutty character with a spicy hint of ginger and a finish of bitter hay.
Body Mild
Size Corona
Ring Gauge 44
Length 5 1/2"
Filler Dom. Rep., Nicaragua, Peru
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Shade
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Dec 01, 2018
Price $11.55
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2015 | Score: 85

This blond corona has a notably firm draw. Initial puffs are creamy with notes of cinnamon, but the smoke becomes metallic on the palate.

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