The cigar begins with an even mix of toasted cedar and dry earth. At a half inch in, a light mustiness joins the profile. The retrohale is musty, toasted cedar. At an inch in, the musty, toasted cedar is up front with the dry earth in the background. At an inch and a half, a light chalkiness joins the profile. As the third comes to a close, the profile is musty, toasted cedar up front, chalkiness in the middle and light, dry earth in the background. The strength in this third was mild-medium.