Cigar Aficionado

Temple Hall No. 550
49 49
Tasting Note
This is a light, creamy cigar with a simple, grassy element and some green or immature flavors.
Size Robusto
Ring Gauge 49
Length 5 1/2"
Filler Dom. Rep., Jamaica
Binder Mexico
Wrapper U.S.A./Connecticut Shade
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Dec 01, 1994
Price $6.75
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 1998 | Score: 87

This is a mild to medium bodied cigar with a toasty element on the palate, and a bit of sweetness on the finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jul 01, 1997 | Score: 86

This is a well-made cigar with a light wrapper. There are some earthy tones here, with a slight hint of vegetalness on the finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Dec 01, 1996 | Score: 85

This is a mild, straightforward cigar. It has hints of spice on a woody finish.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jun 01, 1994 | Score: 85

A loosely filled cigar that burned slightly hot, but with some light pepper flavors and a cedary 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