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Gift Wrappers (and Fillers and Binders): Limited Editions

Quesada Reserva Privada  A medium-mild cigar, the Quesada Reserva Privada features Dominican Republic San Vicente tobacco that began aging in 1997. The San Vicente leaf is used for the binder and mixed with Pennsylvania ligero for the filler. The cigar, which is finished with an Ecuadoran Connecticut-seed wrapper, has an essence of freshly toasted white […]

Trinidad 100th Anniversary

Characteristics Made by Tabacalera de Garcia in the Dominican Republic, this is by far the best version of the Dominican-made Trinidad. With its Nicaraguan corojo wrapper and Nicaraguan, Dominican, and Peruvian filler, it is a mouth-filling smoke, full of rich, milk chocolate and leathery flavors that rival its Cuban counterpart. Insider’s Tip This was originally […]