Cigar Review: Villiger San Doro Colorado

Villiger San Doro Colorado

Manufacturer – Villiger Cigars

Size – Toro

Wrapper –Ecuadorian Colorado Shade

Tobacco Blend – Nicaraguan

Pricing – $8.00

Body – Medium 

Construction/Appearance:

This Villiger San Doro Colorado is a milk chocolate brown in color with minimal veins and barely visible seams. 

Pre-Light: 

Aroma – Nuts, Chocolate, Raisin

Type of Cut – Straight

Cold Draw – Nuts, chocolate, raisin

After Toast:

First Third – This cigar starts off with notes of nuts spice cedar and finishes with a nice robust chocolate note followed by a light black pepper.This cigar is medium bodied. The burn is slightly wavy and ash falls at the end of the third.

Second Third – To start the second third the chocolate and spicenotes really kick up hereto become the predominate flavors of the smoke. The nutty notes come back in just afterthe midpoint of the smoke.The burn remains slightly wavy.

Final Third – The nuts and spice notes finish this cigar out with a nice perfumed cedar note coming into the equation on the finish. The burn sharpens up here as well. 

Suggested Pairing:

Bourbon – Bulleit

Wine – Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti

Overall Experience:

 This Villiger San Doro Colorado is a great smoke. Cigar Aficionado has it right to name it in the top 25 of 2018. Lots of great pronounced flavors in the profile and just the right amount of strength to make this a really great experience. I would recommend anyone pick this up at your brick and mortar store. 

Ratings:

Cigar Aficionado – 93pts – 2018 #15 Cigar of the Year

About Villiger Cigars – http://villigercigars.com

Villiger San Doro Colorado