Wrapper: Habano from Monte Plata Region
Fillers: Piloto Cubano, Olor Dominicano, HVA
Body: Sweet wood, Cocoa powder.
Foot: Cocoa powder.
Cold Draw: Musty mushroom, Faint cedar.
Tasting Notes: The first phase opens with an intriguing mix of young cedar and black pepper, sweetened by molasses and underscored by a subtle mustiness. Hints of mango provide a tangy twist, recalling the rare pelo d’oro. This segment is further characterized by a velvety blend of creamy smoke and leather.
Progressing, the cigar reveals layers of sweet cedar, cream, and white pepper, complemented by nutty undertones. The exotic mango melds with leather, while cinnamon on the retrohale enhances the complexity. Notes of mushroom and milk chocolate create a unique and satisfying profile.
In its finale, the cigar offers an enriched blend of sweeter cream, lighter pepper, and deeper cinnamon. Leather, cedar, and mango continue to tantalize the palate, with milk chocolate and mushroom adding a final touch of depth and warmth.
Pairing Notes: Enjoy this aged masterpiece with a glass of single malt Scotch or dark roast coffee, allowing the intricate flavors to unfold gracefully.