These have come around in a short while. While young these cigars were not that great, but after some age their strength and depth of flavor has improved. I gave these an 87 and now they are pushing 90.
Judging by its name, this was the original format which inspired the Cuaba brand and which has been used to develop the other formats. It therefore has the disguised smoothness of strength of the four formats and their characteristics wrapper and texture. For a tapered cigar, its size is right for providing the best draw and combustion.