I have these, and I finally
got my hands on a couple at the DC HERF2009. Sawnsan gave us a great price
of $20 a stick. This smoke was has been on my wish list for a while. This
cigars reputation caused me to have expectations of totally awesome
Length/Ring: 6.75 x 54
I love perfectos The Maduro wrapper, smooth, firm oily. I used my double
guillotine to get a straight cut as usual. The construction was box press
perfection. Tight but a beautiful draw.
I lit my cigar with anticipation, I had my first taste revealing an
toasty yet creamy flavor. The burn was even but ash
was was strange. As I progressed into the first portion, I could taste the
complexity of this wonderful cigar start getting a cocoa taste in the background.
A firm deep smoke with strong flavor.
As I entered the second third, I tasted a chocolate flavor with hints of a
leather undertone yet kind of sweet. The burn was perfect and the ash would not let
go. Even though it started to split then it resembled an alligator or a
Entering the last third, the ash finally fell off. I started getting hints
of coffee briefly still tasting cocoa and a hint of leather. The second
ash held almost till the end. It was almost three inches before falling off in my
hand. I continued, and couldn't put it down. It kept getting better, and
fished with a bang and burnt fingers.
I highly recommend you get your hands on one of these cigars. A genuine treat
from start to finish. Oh! and about my expectations? They were exceeded. A
great experience for 90 minutes.