W: Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro
F: Nicaraguan, Dominican
Factory: E. Leon Jimines Tabacalera, Santiago, Dominican Republic
La Aurora’s strongest blend yet, the full-bodied Untamed brings a bold new look and tasting profile to the century-old company’s cigar portfolio. A combination of select Nicaraguan and Dominican leaves under an abundantly oily and textured Connecticut Broadleaf are the secret to Untamed’s furious full flavor.
Flavor Report: Fiery red pepper, smoky cedar, espresso, dried fruit sweetness, cocoa, sweet cream, butter, gingerbread
The Untamed Toro’s hearty, robust flavor hit the spot like Hawkeye from start to finish. This, along with a maintenance-free burn and manageable full strength level, made the Untamed a thoroughly satisfying smoke. This was easily one of the best new sticks I’ve sampled in 2015, one that has garnered my full recommendation, as well as some space in my personal humidor.
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