Cigar Review: Padron 1964 Anniversary Series

Basic Information: Padron 1964 Anniversary Series

Manufacturer – Padron Cigars

Size – Robusto

Wrapper – Sun Grown Natural

Tobacco Blend – Nicaragua

Pricing – $12.30

Body – Medium +

Construction/Appearance:

This Padron 1964 Anniversary Series is milk chocolate in color with no veins and invisible seams.

Pre-Light:

Aroma – Cedar and Spice

Type of Cut – Straight

Cold Draw – Nuts

After Toast:

First Third – Creamy nut and toast like notes start this off followed by some pepper on the finish. Some cedar and light leather come into play here as well towards the end of the third. The burn is sharp and ash holds through the third.

Second Third – Creamy nuts and baking spice take the stage here followed by cedar and caramel. The burn remains sharp and ash fell at the halfway point.

Final Third – The nuts, caramel and leather all carry into this finale. Very pronounced flavor. The burn remains sharp.

Suggested Pairings:

Wine – Markham Merlot

Scotch – Johnnie Walker Blue

Overall Experience:

This Padron 1964 Anniversary Series is one of the finest cigars out there on the market. The flavor profile is extremely pronounced and just engulfs the palate throughout the entire medium plus bodied smoke experience.

Ratings:

Cigar Aficionado – 94pts.

About Padron Cigars – https://www.padron.com

Padron 1964 Anniversary Series