The CAO Columbia Bogota got an overall rating of 5.8 on our Big Six scale and it was a well-deserved score. Balancing sweet, citrus notes with amazing construction, burn quality, mouth feel and smoke volume, this cigar was amazing from start to finish!

Profile

  • Manufacturer CAO
  • Wrapper Jamastran Rosado
  • Binder Cameroon
  • Filler Brazilian Mata Fina, Columbian Ica Mazinga
  • Size Vallenato

Construction

For the three cigars we enjoyed, The CAO Columbia Bogota had nearly a perfect score on our construction scale. The cap, wrapper, and foot were all neatly made and one can easily tell that CAO took pride, care, and joy when making this cigar. – 5.9 Score

Burn

By leveraging the superior construction of this cigar, CAO delivered a fairly even, consistent burn paired with a good, only slightly firm draw. – Score 5.5

Taste

Wow what a ride! The CAO Columbia Bogota offers a sweet, fruity citrus draw balanced out with very mild earth and cedar notes. On the lighter side of the flavor scale, this cigar is a beautiful balance of tobaccos from Brazil and Columbia which makes for a decadent blend. – Score 6

Near perfect construction, good draw, fairly even burn and amazing flavor, this cigar hits all the requisite check marks of a great stick. Pick one up on your next visit. The partners at Big Six highly approve!