The Montecristo (USA) Espada Ricasso, released in 2014, is a Nicaraguan puro made at Plasencia Cigars SA. It features a Jalapa wrapper (vintage 2010), a Jalapa binder (vintage 2009), as well as a filler including Jalapa seco (vintage 2008), Jalapa viso, Ometepe and Condega ligero (vintage 2008). You can learn more about the cigar at Altadis’ website.
The Gran Habano La Conquista Robusto was released in 2016 into the United States market. It is made in Honduras with a Nicaraguan corojo wrapper, a Nicaraguan binder, as well as with fillers from Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Colombia. You can learn more at the Gran Habano website.
The Macanudo Inspirado Red Robusto was released in 2018. It is made in Nicaragua with an Ecuadorian habano ligero wrapper over a Nicaraguan Jalapa binder and the following fillers: 10-year-old tobacco from Honduras (Jamastran Valley), 5-year-old tobacco from Nicaragua (Estelí) and 12-year-old tobacco from Nicaragua (Ometepe). You can learn more at the Macanudo website.
The Ashton Virgin Sun Grown Illusion is made in the Dominican Republic, at Tabacalera Fuente. It features an Ecuadorian wrapper over Dominican binder and filler. You can learn more at Ashton Distributors’ website.
The MBombay Classic Corona was released in 2014. It is made in Costa Rica with an Ecuador Connecticut shade wrapper (2001 harvest), a Dominican binder and fillers from the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua and Peru. All these tobaccos are from 2006 and 2007. You can learn more about the brand at the MBombay Tobak website.
The My Father Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial Toro was released in 2010. Blended by Jaime Garcia, son of Don Pepin Garcia, the cigar is manufactured at My Father Cigars, in Nicaragua. It features a Connecticut broadleaf wrapper and Nicaraguan binder and filler. You can learn more about the cigar at the My Father website.
The Kristoff Sumatra Torpedo is made in the Dominican Republic with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, a Brazilian binder, as well as Dominican and Nicaraguan fillers. You can learn more at the Kristoff website.
The Hedon Eclatant (Short Robusto) was launched on the international market in 2016. It is a French puro, obtained from tobacco grown in the French Pyrénées-Atlantiques department, in the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine. You can learn more at the Hedon Cigares website.