Cigar Aficionado

Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 1 (Tubo)
Epicure No. 1 (Tubo)
88
points
Cuba
Cuba
46 46
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
Though it burns unevenly, notes of cedar, honey and cinnamon still come through. The long finish is a bit earthy with touches of tannin.
Body Medium-Full
Size Corona Gorda
Ring Gauge 46
Length 5 5/8"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Insider – Jul 09, 2019
Price £25.40
Box DateSeptember 2015
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2018 | Score: 91

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.

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