Cigar Aficionado

Partagas Serie P No. 2 Tubo
Serie P No. 2 Tubo
52 52
Tasting Note
Partagas has a long history for making rich and wonderful cigars, but the pirámide, more popularly called a torpedo, has never been a mainstay shape for the brand. Most Partagas figurados have been machine made, although we once saw a box of handmade Partagas torpedos from the early 1960s sold in a Christie's auction in London. However, it wasn't until late 2000 that the marque made a pirámide commercially available with the launch of the Partagas Edición Limitada Pirámide. It took another five years for it to become a core shape. Made at the Partagas factory in Havana, the smoke has always delivered the benchmark rich, earthy, almost funky character that the facility is known for. The Partagas Serie P No. 2 was our favorite Cuban figurado in 2009. In its hip black-andred tube, it's a great cigar to have in your pocket for one of those spontaneous moments that call for a big and juicy Habanos.
Body Medium-Full
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6 1/8"
Filler Cuba
Binder Cuba
Wrapper Cuba
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Jan 01, 2010
Price £16.20
Designation Top 25 of 2009 | Rank: 10
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2014 | Score: 90

A leathery-tasting pyramid with underpinnings of wood and fresh tobacco that remain consistent throughout.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 2009 | Score: 91

This torpedo exhibits near-perfect combustion and comes on strong with a spicy, leathery, mineral-laden smoke. Bold, beefy and impressive.

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