Joya de Nicaragua Cinco Décadas celebrates the 50th anniversary of Nicaraguas oldest cigar company. The line was launched in 2018 in two sizes, the Diadema and El General. It is said that these two sizes were some of the first sizes produced by Joya de Nicaragua back in 1968. The line has since grown to include four sizes.
The blend of the Cinco Décadas hasn’t been disclosed. Production is a yearly limited release that is sold in 10-ct boxes.
The cigars are dressed in an oily Colorado Maduro leaf, with some reddish reflections to it. The construction is good.
- Country of Origin: Nicaragua
- Size: 50 x 178 mm (7″)
- Wrapper: N/A
- Binder: N/A
- Filler: N/A
- Price: $19 – € 22
Joya de Nicaragua Cinco Decadas El General: the cold draw reveals scents of earth and a touch of spices. The opening delivers roasted notes and black pepper.
Overall, the Joya de Nicaragua Cinco Décadas El General is an evolutive Churchill that delivers an intense and well-balanced smoke. It confirms the trend with the Cinco Décadas line, which keeps on scoring 90+.