Cigar Aficionado

Oliva Serie V Melanio Torpedo
Torpedo
92
points
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
52 52
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
Nutty and spicy from the start, this box-pressed torpedo's open draw shows piquant layers of horseradish and black pepper balanced by hazelnut and graham cracker impressions.
Body Medium-Full
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 52
Length 6 1/2"
Filler Nicaragua
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper Ecuador
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2019
Price $13.99
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2013 | Score: 88

Spicy notes of leather and dried citrus complement this cigar’s strong mineral base. The wrapper is oily, and the draw is full.

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