Corona

Montecristo No. 3

SCORE
92
points
COUNTRY
Cuba
Cuba
GAUGE
42 42
STRENGH
Medium
Medium

Tasting Note

This good-looking cigar has a near perfect performance, burning with a black/gray ash. It’s earthy, complex and rich, with some red pepper spices on the palate. A medium- to full-bodied smoke that should improve with some age.

Details

Body: Medium


Size: Corona


Ring Gauge: 42


Length: 5 5/8"


Filler: Cuba


Binder: Cuba


Wrapper: Cuba


Issue Cigar Aficionado – Dec 01, 2007


Price: £11.50


Box Date: Jan. 2005


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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
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