Cigar Aficionado

Romeo y Julieta Exhibición No. 4
Exhibición No. 4
91
points
Cuba
Cuba
48 48
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
A full draw delivers some muddled salty and spicy notes that soon come together for a complex, milk chocolate and woody tasting smoke that hints of dried cherry.
Body Medium-Full
Size Robusto
Ring Gauge 48
Length 5"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Aug 01, 2011
Price £12.16
Box DateJul. 2008
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 2008 | Score: 90

Although the wrapper is unremarkable, this cigar is very flavorful, showing rich leather and coffee bean, as well as some floral and spice notes.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Sep 23, 2008 | Score: 90

Although the wrapper is unremarkable, this cigar is very flavorful, showing rich leather and coffee bean, as well as some floral and spice notes.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2007 | Score: 89

A tawny, somewhat rough looking cigar with an inconsistent draw. The flavor is rich, with cocoa bean and nuts on the palate. The finish is long and savory.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2005 | Score: 86

Despite appearing well made, this cigar has an uneven burn and draw. It’s herbal, with damp earth notes and flavors of espresso and wood. The finish is tart. Medium to full bodied.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jun 07, 2005 | Score: 89

This attractive, oily robusto has an excellent cap and good draw, but slightly inconsistent burn. It’s woody with a bit of leather, and has a smooth, peppery finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 01, 2003 | Score: 90

Rich brown in color, with a nicely shaped head, this cigar tended to have burn problems. It has a n earthy, rich flavor, with savory cedar notes and some meat and wine flavors. Medium in body.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Sep 01, 2003 | Score: 91

A gorgeous dark brown robusto. Despite a tight draw, this cigar has intense nutty flavors with hints of leather and wood. The finish is peppery and mellow.

Issue: Cigar Insider: May 01, 2002 | Score: 87

A peppery cigar with an attractive, if pale, wrapper. The smoke is strong but sweet, with floral, minty notes and a hint of leather. A young cigar that should improve with age.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Oct 01, 2001 | Score: 90

A good looking cigar with a fine draw and even burn. The smoke is nutty and leathery, with a toasty character. A medium to full bodied cigar.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jun 01, 2001 | Score: 91

This nice little cigar has an oily, chocolate-colored wrapper. The draw is slightly tight, but the cigar burns well. The smoke is peppery, leathery and strong, with a bit of sweetness.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: May 01, 2000 | Score: 89

A dark, veiny and solid cigar. It has a perfect draw, with heavy, earthy flavors with hints of dark chocolate, cedar spice and a faint sour note.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Feb 01, 2000 | Score: 91

A deep earthy finish keeps this cigar going. There is a core of leather and coffee bean flavors, and a hint of nuts and toast on the finish. Solid draw and even burn.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Nov 01, 1999 | Score: 89

A veiny, tan cigar that's firm and attractive. It's an earthy cigar with subtle hints of cinnamon and toffee. A medium-bodied cigar.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 01, 1998 | Score: 89

A solid earthy cigar. It has a nutmeg-like quality on the palate, with some strong undertones of dark sweet flavors like cocoa beans. Great-looking, will improve with some box age.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Sep 01, 1997 | Score: 89

Oily, veiny and well made. It is strong, peppery and bold. A full-bodied cigar with lots of spice and a powerful earthy character.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jul 01, 1997 | Score: 92

A wonderful combination of sweet spices such as cinammon, roasted nuts and an strong earthy quality. It has a spicy and woody finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Apr 01, 1997 | Score: 89

This cigar burns slow and even, loading the mouth with thick, silky smoke. It is medium to full-bodied, with a core of rich, earthy flavors. Will improve with age.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Jun 01, 1996 | Score: 88

This cigar has good color, but it's dry. It has a flaky, gray ash. The smoke is earthy and flinty with a toasted quality. A short finish.

Issue: Cigar Insider: Dec 01, 1994 | Score: 89

This cigar has a strong, earthy component with leather and pepper flavors and a long, spicy 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