Bugatti Signature Robusto

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    Bugatti Signature Robusto. Yet, you read that well. A cigar with the Bugatti name. But the Italian German car brand is not just making cars. They entered the luxury market too with bags, cigar accessories, and cigars. Cigars are made at the Blue Star factory from Abe Flores. Known for the PDR, A. Flores, and Flores y Rodriguez cigars. Last year, we reviewed the Bugatti Ambassador. This review is for another Bugatti cigar, the Signature. Bugatti is not the only car brand in the cigar market. Bentley makes cigars with Joya de Nicaragua. Porsche is in the accessory business just as Lamborghini. There are Ferrari accessories as well, but we don’t know if those are legit.

    There is some contradicting information about the blend online. Different websites mention different wrappers, different binders, and different fillers. Our information tells us the wrapper is Habano from Ecuador. The binder is a decade old Piloto Cubana from the Dominican Republic. The tobaccos inside the cigar come from Nicaragua, The United States, and Brazil. But we would like to put a disclaimer here. Due to all the contradicting information, we can’t be 100% sure that we have the blend correct. The size of this robusto is 5×52

    Name: Bugatti Signature Robusto
    Country: Dominican Republic
    Factory: Blue Star (PDR Cigars)
    Size: 5×52
    Vitola: Robusto
    Wrapper: Ecuador, Habano
    Binder: Dominican Republic, Piloto Cubano
    Filler: Brazil, Nicaragua, United States
    Price: € 7,90
    Cutter: Xikar X2
    Lighter: single flame
    Smoke conditions: indoors with ventilator
    Smoke time: three hours

    The review

    The cigar is quite good looking. A thick, oily, and dark wrapper. With two shiny rings, a smaller golden ring with Signature in a classic font. The top ring is black with gold. The black has a carbon fiber print and the Bugatti name and logo. The construction feels good. The shape of the cigar is good, the head is nicely rounded. The cigar has strong charcoal, barbecue aroma. Charred wood, aromas like that.

    The cold draw is fine. Spicy, with some sweetness. Once lit, the cigar has a strong coffee flavor, with spice and pepper. The barbecue taste that is in the aroma is also in the flavor. Hickory, brown spices, herbs, pepper. Combined with leather and coffee. The mouthfeel is thick. Slowly the cigar gets a little salty, with hay, brown spices, toast, earthiness, leather, and that hickory barbecue wood. At the end of the first third, some nuttiness shows up. The wood and barbecue flavor fades away. Halfway the nut flavor becomes strong, with pepper, and a little leather.

    The draw is good. The ash is salt and pepper colored, but with more pepper than salt. The burn is straight, but the wrapper is so thick and leathery that it takes some effort to keep it burning. This cigar is bold, not nuanced. In your face flavors, quite strong. Medium to medium-full bodied. The perfect cigar for after a heavy meal or during a backyard barbecue party. The smoke is good, thick enough, and good enough in volume. The cigar gains strength too, starting out medium going to full. The smoke time is three hours

    Strength: Medium-full
    Flavor: Full

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    • Zigarren König

      You mentioned about Porsche making accessories. I own a lighter, made in Germany by Porsche, and it is the most reliable lighter I’ve ever owned. I’ve looked at the Bugatti lighter, and think it is very good as well. I maybe adding one to the collection.

      • Ministry of Cigars

        I like the Bugatti lighter with the exchangeable tank, but those tanks aren’t available here. That’s why I never ordered it

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Cigar Region Dominican Republic
Length 5
Ring Gauge 52
Vitola Robusto
Construction Hand Made
Filler Brazil, Nicaragua, United States
Wrapper Ecuador, Habano
Binder Dominican Republic, Piloto Cubano
Price Paid € 7.90