Joseph Magnus Cigar Blend

Magnus Cigar Blend

Price: $150 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: MGP / Jos. Magnus

Region: America

54.35% ABV

Aged For: NAS (11-18 Years)

Mashbill: 60% corn, 36% rye, 4% barley

Cask Type: New charred oak, Armagnac, Sherry, and Cognac casks

Chill Filtered: Unknown

 


 

Color: Chestnut brown

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Stone fruit, Armagnac, clove, cinnamon, dark chocolate, fruit, rye, and spices

Feel: Medium body, wet, warm

Taste: Pepper, and spices, grapes, leather, brandy, caramel, and espresso

Finish: Warm and lasting, with vanilla, tobacco, blackberry, and sherry notes

Thoughts: This is a complex drink, and I wish I had more than my sample to test it out with. It’s a blend of fruit and spices that I wish I could have paired with a cigar, but didn’t want to dull my palate.

Score: 88 out of 100

 

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