I’m charmed by the tissue paper and the initial aroma is similar to some nicer Cuban robustos I’ve had, yet there’s less intensity in terms of rich cherries and chocolate. A drier, hay smell. First puffs taste like a funky, bitter red wine. Perfect draw - open with just a little tug. Burn and combustion solid.
A centimeter in I’m tasting pleasant bitterness - like I’m chewing the roots of freshly-pulled grass. It’s overcast right now. I want a hot day with sun for this cigar. That type of day mixed with this taste would bring me right back to playful, easy summer days when I was a k