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Montecristo Especial – Single Cigar


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Flavour: Medium
Length: 7 1/2 inch by Ring Gauge: 38

The Montecristo name comes from Alexandre Dumas’ novel ‘The Count of Montecristo,’ which was read by the lector to the Torcedores (cigar makers) at the factory, he also read the daily news which from 1960 meant reading the Granma goverment newspaper, the only newspaper allowed after the revolution’s success in 1959.

This cigar, has that typical Montecristo profile.
A rich smooth smoke with a hint of spice, and cedar, develops in strength and flavour as it smokes into a rich slightly nutty finish.

A Medium spicy cigar, the most famous and popular Cuban cigar, with hints of Cinammon and Cedar and a Cocoa finish.
An excellent cigar, enjoy on its own or with a good Malt.
Montecristo – Medium to full flavour. Introduced in 1935 by the H. Upmann factory. Montecristo appeared first in just sizes described by numbers not names

The name comes from the hero of Alexandre Dumas? famous novel ?The Count of Montecristo?, which was a firm favourite when read by the Lector to the Torcedores (cigar makers) at the factory where it was founded in 1935.

Montecristo?s perfectly balanced blends are created exclusively with selected filler and binder leaves from the Vuelta Abajo zone, home of the finest tobaccos in the world. Both its original medium to full taste and medium flavour found in the Open Series offer a distinguished aroma and appeal equally to new and experienced smokers.


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