Good solid stick. Nice draw, good flavors, tobacco seemed mature. The smoke production was light in terms of amount and thickness. Overall an enjoyable experience.
Wrapper: Ecuadorian / Binder: Brazilian Mata Fina / Filler: Brazil, Nicaragua, and the Dominican Republic
Vitola: Robusto / Size: 5 x 54
Factory: La Aurora / Country of Origin: BR, DO, EC
Barnyard, hay, brownie chocolate, honey, Hershey syrup
Hay, chocolate, graham cracker, black tea, molasses sugar cookies, floral
Woodsy, pepper, graham cracker, slight chocolate, touched up once but uneven until about 1" into the cigar.
Some spice on the retohale but smooth, some floral, a little chocolate. Burn has improved at this point.
Floral, better smoke production, pepper and spice on the retro, chocolate and graham cracker, heavy spice on the final retro.
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