Fuente Fuente OpusX TAA 2016 Cigar Review – This 7 5/8 x 54 perfecto shaped stick features a dark brown firmly packed wrapper with a dry paper bag feel, minimal veins, tight invisible seams, triple cap and pungent macadamia nut aroma. First light reveals a perfect draw with a syrupy sweet oily nuttiness with a slightly dry long finish. The first third burns slowly and perfectly adding a nice pepper and spice kick with a dry roasted nut along with a balanced syrupy caramel sweetness. The 1/2 way point comes at a slow 40 minutes with flavors largely the same, just the nuttiness replaced by the typical Fuente woodiness, keeping everything else. Ending at 1:20 the last third opened the draw producing even more smoke with a creamy vanilla joining in and the pepper dying down only coming through at the tail end of the finish.
All content © 2019 by Bryan Glynn. No content may be used without express permission. Cigar Obsession is a leading premium hand rolled cigar review site blog and video review depository. Holding the world's leading video cigar review collection of brands such as Cohiba, Padron, Drew Estate, Gurkha, Partagas, Macanudo, Arturo Fuente, Ashton, CAO, Oliva, Rocky Patel, etc. new reviews are posted regularly.