Cigar Aficionado

Onyx Reserve Mini Belicoso
Figurado
94
points
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
52 52
Medium-Full
Medium-Full
Tasting Note
This beautiful cigar is dark, smooth and oily. The draw is nearly perfect. The smoke is rich and spicy, with sweet notes and hints of leather and coffee.
Body Medium-Full
Size Figurado
Ring Gauge 52
Length 5"
Filler Dom. Rep., Nicaragua, Peru
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper U.S.A./Conn. Broadleaf
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Apr 01, 2001
Price $4.25
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Oct 01, 2005 | Score: 88

Pressed and well made, with a sweet and charred flavor. It’s one dimensional, with a nutty finish. Medium bodied.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2003 | Score: 88

A pressed maduro with an oily wrapper. It draws well, showing toast, amaretto and burnt wood notes. It's medium to full bodied.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Apr 01, 2002 | Score: 86

A chunky, nicely pressed torpedo with a very oily wrapper. The smoke is sour at first, then grows spicy and tangy, with hints of coal and citrus. Medium body.

Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Aug 01, 2001 | Score: 94

This cigar has a dark, smooth and oily wrapper. It has an excellent draw, with rich, flavorful smoke offering spicy. sweet notes and hints of coffee and leather.

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