The Don Pepin Garcia Blue Edition Toro Gordo is a Nicaraguan puro that features a corojo wrapper, a criollo binder and a mix of criollo and corojo in the filler. The cinnamon brown corojo wrapper, wrapped into a Cuban-style triple cap is silky smooth to the touch despite appearing a bit veiny.
Don Pepin has been making super premium cigars for over fifty years. Gaining some of the highest ratings in the industry, he hand makes the cigars in the My Father cigar factory in Esteli, Nicaragua. Don Pepin Blue Label cigars are known for their flavor as well as the triple cap finish that all of his vitolas contain.
The 6 inch by 56 toro gordo features a cornucopia of flavor. Pepper, leather, clove, coffee, cedar, and earth were all apparent in the toro gordo. Adding to the complex blend was a bitter-sweet chocolate finish. the draw is easy and the light gray ash is sturdy. This cigar produced an abundant amount of aromatic smoke. Overall, the Don Pepin Garcia Blue toro gordo is an impressive smoke, blending Nicuraguan tobacco into a rich, complex, Cuban-like flavor.
Blue Edition Toro Gordo are 6 inches long with a 54 ring gauge and come packed 20 to a cedar box.