Basic Information:

Name – Oliva Cigars Serie G

Size – Perfecto Box pressed

Wrapper – African Cameroon

Tobacco Blend – Nicaraguan

Pricing – $4.08

Body – Medium

Construction/Appearance:

​The band is a standard Oliva band.

The cigar is a rich milk chocolate in color with some visible seams and no veins visible. Finished with a double cap.

Pre-Light:

Aroma – Cedar and Nuts

Type of Cut – Straight

Cold Draw – Cedar and Nuts

After Toast:

First third –​ Flavors a nice chocolatey note that is short mixed with light leather on the initial few puffs. Followed by what is the dominant nutty note during this third. Burn is sharp. Ash is white.

Second Third – ​Flavors remain with a nutty dominance but some coffee comes into the fold. Burn is sharp. Ash fell off at 1.5 inches.

Final Third – Flavors are nutty with a touch of leather here. Real rich and earthy here for the grand finale. Nice finish on this smoke.

Suggested Pairing:

Scotch – Johnny Walker Black

Wine – Del Dotto Sonoma Coast Chardonnay or Cape Mentelle Sauvignon Blanc

Overall Experience:

The Oliva Cigars Serie G was a nice short smoke down by the bay. Some real nice notes of chocolate, leather and nuts kept it simple, but pleasing to the palate. Would I seek this one out, probably not, but if it came in a sampler or was given to me I would definitely put it to good use!

Ratings:

Cigar Aficionado – Multiple Sizes range from 85pts – 91pts.

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