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Cohiba Lonsdale Grande

Cohiba Lonsdale Grand Cigar

Score: 8.5

By Gary Korb

Appearance: 9
Construction: 9
Burn: 8
Draw: 9
Aroma: 8
Flavor: 8
Final Score: 8.5

First light: A nice warm, woody mellow flavor. Nice firm, light grey ash. Near the end of the 1st third a rich, woody, earthy taste began to present itself. Incredibly smooth and consistent in flavor throughout, yet considerably stronger by the last inch.

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Gary Korb

Gary Korb

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Gary Korb has been writing and editing content for CigarAdvisor.com since its debut in 2008. An avid cigar smoker for over 30 years, during the past 12 years he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and cigar reviewer. A graduate of the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, prior to his career in the cigar business, Gary worked in the music and video industry as a marketer and a publicist.

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