The 2012 by Oscar line was released in 2017 for the fifth anniversary celebration of the Oscar Valladares company. The 2012 by Oscar Maduro Torpedo features a Mexican San Andrés wrapper, a Honduran binder and fillers from Honduras and Nicaragua. You can learn more about at Oscar Valladares’ website.
Here follows a synopsis of our sensory analysis of the cigar, for more information please contact us.
The Cigar Sense panelists noted the following as key aromas:
First Third: cedar, oak, leather, undergrowth
Second Third: cedar, cocoa, earth, pepper
Final Third: spice, wood, earth, pepper, cocoa
Overall Aroma Register
After Smoke Aroma
Country of Origin
$10 - $15
1 Hour - 90 Min
Value for Price
The current median fit to Cigar Sense members for the 2012 by Oscar Maduro Torpedo is 92%. The median fit to our members for all cigars in our database is 88%.
The samples we taste-tested in spring 2019 were kindly donated through Irv CigarBroker.
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