WRAPPER: Dominican Maduro
BINDER: Dominican (Cuban seed)
FILLER: Dominican (Triple Ligero)
FORMAT: "Gran Toro" Gordo (660)
ORIGIN: Tabacalera GTO Dominicana
York Peppermint Pattie nose along the unlit wrapper, bigly-so. ""Peppermint Pattie" redirects here. For the Peanuts character, see Peppermint Patty." - Wikipedia. On the draw, that note becomes a refreshing herbaceousness enveloped in a rich compost manure underbelly. Overtones are a mocha latte | earthen tandem pulled up & around from beneath. Enveloping, yup.
Undertones/middlings are prune/raisin, a bit of yeastiness. Mesquite-braced. All darkly toasted and impactful albeit smoothly-so. Good nuances via depth of notes, but lacking some in complexities and particularly transitions. Rather a linear delivery -- pleasant nonetheless. Pepper-spice is black & smoked paprika, flitting about in the space twixt uppers & unders.