⊗ Before you even light up a Sun Grown, the peppery flavor from the 5-year-old Ecuadorian sun grown wrapper hits you in the nose. When you ignite the cigar, the Dominican and Nicaraguan spice washes over your palate, and you think you’ve just lit up a Cuban.
⊗ The Rocky Patel Sun Grown is a medium to full-bodied smoke with a long and full finish. The cigar is blended with Nicaraguan and Honduran long fillers and a Nicaraguan binder, which along with the 5-year-old Ecuadorian Sun Grown wrapper, create one excellent flavor profile. It topped the charts with an impressive 9.8 out of 10 points in Smoke Magazine. Don’t miss out on the best that sun grown tobacco has to offer.
The 91-rated Sun Grown brand is best described as medium-plus in body. With its lush 5-year-old Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, the ignited Sun Grown is a perfectly balanced blend of variety from lush fields of Honduras.
⊗ Rocky Patel Sun Grown Juniors cigars was one of Rocky’s first big hits and it still remains a classic and popular cigar to this day. Made in sunny Honduras, this fantastic 4″ x 38 smoke contains a complex multi-country blend of filler tobaccos from Nicaragua, the Dominican Republic, and Brazil.
⊗ This mixture, aged for more than 7 years, is bound with a stout Nicaraguan leaf and topped off with a rich Ecuadorian sun grown wrapper. The wrapper itself has 5 years of aging on it, making this very complex and memorable cigar a must-have in any serious humidor. Starting off with a rich, earthy base note, this Rocky Patel Sun Grown Junior transforms throughout the experience into a medley of woody and tobacco flavors.
⊗ There are notes of savory spice and white pepper and a subtle, sweet finish. This cigar was once considered full-bodied, but compared to the monsters of today it’s a very enjoyable medium-bodied smoke. Rocky Patel Sun Grown remains one of the top sellers from Rocky Patel. It’s a great entry into the world of fine, complex smokes for any beginner looking to graduate to a more sophisticated type of stick.
⊗ This cigar pairs well with bourbon and makes a wonderful after-dinner treat. Comparable cigars include Rocky Patel 15th Anniversary and Pinar Del Rio. Taste the early success of Rocky Patel with a Sun Grown. You won’t be disappointed.