The cigar begins with an interesting mix of toasted cedar, earth, mushroom mustiness and floral notes. The retrohale is a light mix of toasted cedar, earth and faint black pepper. At three quarters of an inch in, some hay joins the profile. As the third comes to a close, the toasted cedar is up front, with a mix of earth, hay, mushroom mustiness and floral notes a bit behind. The strength was slightly below medium.