This perfectly rolled box pressed cigar has a smooth milk chocolate colored wrapper. Hay, sweet tobacco and a hint of cocoa aromas come off the foot. The same flavors come on the pre-light draw.
The draw is perfect providing tons of thick white smoke. Earthy aged tobacco with hints of cocoa come on the draw. The finish is clean and short with just the slightest hint of pepper. The smoke is very smooth. After about an inch, the strength picks up a bit and and the flavors meld together. The smoke is getting smoother. The ash held to the half way point and the cigar reached full strength. The cigar finished with no further changes and stayed Padron perfect.
The Padrón Family Reserve 50 Years Natural is an excellent cigar. Perfect construction and performance. Smooth and flavorful. Exactly what you expect from a world class cigar maker. Padrons 50th anniversary cigar is a perfect tribute to Jose Padron's life as a cigar maker.