Cigar Review: The Oliva Connecticut Reserve Robusto
Oliva Connecticut Reserve Robusto
The Oliva Connecticut Reserve Robusto cigar is a wonderful cigar made in different sizes. It’s called a Robusto becauseThe name Robusto, was originally coined by the factory rollers/workers in Cuba who used it to describe the cigar’s shape. The Robusto is quickly becoming one of the most popular cigars in America, and for good reason!
It has a Nicaraguan filler with a Connecticut wrapper. The filler is what gives the cigar its aroma and overall strength. Nicaraguan filler tends to have a spice and sweet consistency. The general rule of cigar wrappers is that lighter cigars can be drier while darker wrappers are usually sweeter. The Connecticut wrapper is usually on the sweeter and more mellow side. Wrappers are just leaves grown in different conditions and different parts of the world.
It is a mild to medium body cigar that tastes the same as it burns down. The Robusto is smooth with great flavor of cream or even cocoa. The cigar is constructed well as is reasonably priced. You can typically buy this cigar for less than $20. The consistency of the cigar means that it’s the perfect cigar to take while you’re walking your dog. You can also put the cigar down while putting on the golf course and it won’t lose any of the trademark taste. It is the great cigar for a beginning or seasoned cigar smoker.
The only drawback to the cigar is that when you are finished smoking it you wish it was longer.