Nice rich cocoa flavor, extremely smooth, very savory. Not quite the flavor delivery I was expecting, Fiver. Bought a box of 20 for $105 in May 2011. For $5.25 a stick, I’m glad I have a box, but would trade/sell a few.
“The blend includes a sungrown Ecuadoran Sumatra wrapper, a four-year-old Nicaraguan binder, and filler tobaccos from the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. General Cigar says the five Maduro vitolas “derive their distinctive taste from a special cedar aging process.” Only 1,000 boxes of each size are produced annually, and only “level seven” rollers work on Reserva Figurados under the supervision of the legendary Ernesto Perez-Carrillo.”