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Quick Smoke: Caldwell Eastern Standard Signature (Dos Firmas) Rothschild

3 Mar 2019

A couple times each week we’ll post a Quick Smoke: not quite a full review, just our brief verdict on a single cigar of “buy,” “hold,” or “sell.”

An extension of one of Caldwell’s first lines, “Eastern Standard,” this cigar tweaks that blend with a lighter Connecticut Shade wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and filler from Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic. The Rothschild (4.75 x 52) features above-average construction with a pigtail cap. The profile includes light roast coffee, cream, and hay with a clean, short finish. It’s a pleasant, if not particularly complex, mild cigar.

Verdict = Hold.

Patrick S

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3 Responses to “Quick Smoke: Caldwell Eastern Standard Signature (Dos Firmas) Rothschild”

  1. Joe Smith Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 5:27 pm #

    Title says ‘Easter Standard’

    • Patrick S Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 6:24 pm #

      Thanks… typo fixed.

  2. cj Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 6:02 am #

    I expected a ton from this one since I like ES so much. However, I’m with your assessment on hold, maybe even sell. Hit & run is a much better smoke imo.