Zino Embassy Selection Limited Edition 2011

Wrapper:  Ecuadorian Special Sun Grown 702
Binder: Dominican Criollo
Filler: Criollo, San Vicente and Piloto Dominican Ligero
Vitola: Robusto
Length: 5 inches
Ring Gage: 52
I have had this cigar for a few months now and it’s just amazing what a little time does to a cigar. With time this cigar actually changed a lot. It went from an extremely oily, chocolate dominate cigar with a little spice, to a cigar that had little chocolate and a lot of spice. It was also an extremely dry smoke, almost like a 100 Anos La Aurora.
1st half- Now the first half of this cigar I got a pretty large amount of spice straight off the bat. This stayed predominate throughout the cigar and didn’t go away at all. About an inch into the cigar I got a slight hint of citrus which was an odd paring I felt but it actually went well with all the spice.
2nd half- Now the second half the spice stayed the same. I think I would have enjoyed this cigar more if I had been drinking coffee because the spice along with the coffee would just have been great. But aside from the spice I got a very pleasant sweetness again along with a very creamy rich smoke.
All and all I did like this cigar, I am not a big fan of the Z series but this was a very good cigar. For $10 I would buy it again. The wrapper and construction was very good and I didn’t have any complaints with this one. keep ‘em smoking god bless and see you all in two weeks.

One Response to “Zino Embassy Selection Limited Edition 2011”

  1. Nice Review buddy, never had any of the Zino’s but I have heard good things. Although thats starting to creep up in the Price range for me a little bit.

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