Illusione Cigars
Epernay La Elegance (Lancero/Panatela) by Illusione Cigars

Vitola: La Elegance (Lancero/Panatela)
Length: 5.75
Gauge: 40

Wrapper: Nicaraguan Cafe Rosado
Binder: Nicaraguan
Filler: Nicaraguan Corojo and Criollo
Blender/Creator: Dion Giolito
Factory: Fabrica de Tabacos Raíces Cubanas S. de R.L. (Raíces Cubanas)
Country: Honduras
Purchase Source:
Date Purchased: March 1, 2020
Price: $6.60
Date Smoked: August 11, 2020

Epernay La Elegance (Lancero/Panatela) by Illusione Cigars

COVID-19 Cigar Walk, Day 142: 1.25-Mile Cigar
Dion Giolito, Epernay, Epernay La Elegance, Illusione, Illusione Cigars, Lancero, Nicaraguan Cafe Rosado, Panatela It was my first time with this Vitola today and boy was I surprised at how fast this cigar smoked. I was only able to get 1.25-Miles from this cigar today.

These have been resting since March, so we’ll see how they do next time. I have four left from the purchase I made in March.

Stay Smoky
Stay Chill

The Experience

Ash: Even
Draw: Perfect
Smoke Output: Thick
Flavor: Wood
Strength: Medium
Body: Medium
Finish: Complex
Value: Fair
Overall Rating (1-5): 3

The Cigar

Chocolate: 1
Coffee: 3
Cream: 3
Earthy: 3
Leather: 2
Pepper: 1