As the final third begins, the char really picks up while the cream remains as the supporting flavor. At a half inch in, some mintiness joins the profile of charred wood and cream. At an inch in, the cigar begins to warm up and the retrohale provides a warm, slight charred note. As the cigar came to a close, it really heated up as some ashiness joined in with the charred wood, cream and mintiness. The strength in this third bumped up to slightly above medium.