Arturo Fuente OpusX Belicoso
Origin: Dominican Republic
Size: 4 5/8 X 49
Cigar Price Light:
Arturo Fuente Opus X cigars are top of the
line of Arturo Fuente. This should say it all.
Fuentes say that these cigars are their dream
come true. Very limited releases make these
cigars extremely hard to find even by the singles.
Opus X is one of very few brands, which should
make you feel lucky if you could buy it anywhere.
Reviewed by: Gary Anderson
Date: July 2006
I have read advertisements
and reviews that claim the Fuente
line as being "rare"
and the "most sought after
cigars in the world." At
$47.10 Canadian you can find
plenty of these puppies in the
The cigar tasted mild but was
strong. It had a weird tangy
bite for the first fifth. I
was trying to figure out what
the tang was and noticed tar
building up on the head. I deduced
the tang was the tar or possibly
the nicotine. After the first
fifth of the cigar the tang
and bite went away.
The cigar built a fine length
of ash for approximately 2/3rd's
the cigars length. Despite desperate
puffing the light extinguished
at about the 2/3rd's mark and
I had to knock the ash off to
Flavor was hint of sweet and
I could faintly make out the
tobaccos Cuban roots. The finish
was short and very little taste.
Almost could only taste it while
my mouth was full of the smoke.
Despite being strong the nicotine
bite and tar was smooth and
not at all objectionable.
A good smoke but at the price
I wouldn't knock myself out
to buy one. I rated it a 5 out
of ten with a Montecristo #4
being a 6
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