Review: Moscato Cigars – Phatty

Great review…I love these cigars. I think the reviewer may have a point about adding a “wave of vanilla here and there” but as it stands…this is a fine fine cigar in my opinion.

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I first learned about Moscato Cigars just around the time of this years IPCPR event and was immediately intrigued. The Honduras fillers are sprayed with a moscato wine aroma followed an extended resting period. Once bunched and rolled, the cigars sit for two months in a separate controlled humidor. A moscato flavored cigar? How can you not be intrigued!

CIGAR:Moscato Cigars – Phatty

WRAPPER:Connecticut

BINDER:Nicaraguan Seco Jalapa

FILLER:Honduran / Nicaraguan

SIZE:6 x 54

VITOLA:Torpedo

STRENGTH:Mild

INITIAL THOUGHTS:
The Phatty comes in a nice, torpedo shaped gold tube. As soon as the tube’s cap is removed you are immediately met with a strong scent of moscato wine. The Moscato Brothers did not play around in terms of labeling; the foot bottom, body and head cap on the tube aling with the body cover on the cigar, all have the Moscato Cigars company logo or…

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