La Gloria Cubana is launching two new lines with LCG Serie R Esteli Maduro only to be available at brick and mortar cigar shops in the U.S. and LGC Serie R Black Maduro to be sold through internet and catalog retailers.
The all-new line now features a Seco priming wrapper from Honduran San Agustin, a Connecticut Broadleaf binder and fillers from the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Honduras.
The blend uses a Cameroon wrapper from the Belita region, a Dominican binder as well as Nicaraguan Jalapa tobacco, Dominican Piloto and Dominican tobacco grown from regenerated vintage seeds.
General Cigar’s brand Hoyo releases a new limited line in September: Like Foundry Time Flies, La Amistad is a blend developed and rolled by A.J. Fernandez in Nicaragua.
The Maduro version of the acclaimed Dunhill Aged Selection uses the original blend of the core line with a Sun Grown Ligero Maduro leaf as a wrapper. The original Aged line features an US Connecticut Shade Grown leaf.
The company states that all tobacco used in the blend was aged for more than four years including a year of finishing in Dominican rum barrels. Cohiba Macassar will be available from August 2016 in the U.S.A.
For the newest blend of Foundry Tobacco Company, brand manager Michael Giannini teamed up with A.J. Fernandez. Foundry Time Flies was blended and rolled by A.J. in his Estelí factory and uses tobaccos from the Quilali region in Nicaragua.
eneral Cigar introduces the limited edition Mao blend to the market. A press release states that the release features Dominican tobacco seeds from the 1960’s that were regenerated over eight growing seasons through breeding the plants in two different countries.
The addition of a 330 gram unit will be the largest Boveda in the lineup thus far, and will be available for shipment in September. Up until now, the largest and most popular size (60 grams) has been Bovedas bread and butter for wood humidor maintenance.
Caldwell Cigar Co. and Drew Estate announced the release of the collaborative All Out Kings brand. Robert Caldwell stated, “Our biggest success is about to debut. ”
French humidor manufacturer Elie Bleu created a new high-end humidor in cooperation with the accessory label 2Saints. The design resembles the 2Saints “Think” collection.
Empire is one of two new high-end humidors introduced by french manufacturer Elie Bleu who previously designed the Cohiba 50 Aniversario humidor.