The Don Chico Habano Oscuro Toro was released in 2018. It is made by the Barreda Rodríguez family in Estelí, Nicaragua. The cigar features an Ecuadorian wrapper, an Indonesian binder and Nicaraguan filler. You can learn more at the Barreda Cigars’ Facebook page.
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A synopsis of our sensory analysis of the cigar follows here:
The Cigar Sense analysts noted the following as key aromas:
First Third: cocoa, pepper, cedar
Second Third: toasted, cedar, dark chocolate, humus, pepper
Final Third: cedar, dark chocolate, pepper, almond
Overall Aroma Register
After Smoke Aroma
Country of Origin
$6 – $10
90 Min – 2 Hours
Value for Price
The Don Chico Habano Oscuro Toro is currently recommended to 66.2% of our members based on their personal tastes. This is a high percentage as, typically, a good quality cigar fits approx. 50- 60% of consumers. Our numbers are determined based on thousands of members’ personal preferences matched with the outcome of many blind tests performed by our trained analysts.
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