We will release only 3,000 boxes in each size of these cigars this year, assuring their quality and desirability.” The finished cigars are aged a full two years in the company’s humidor, enhancing the refinement and harmonizing of the tobaccos.
The first, Gurkha Symphony, will be available in three shapes: 6 x 50 Robusto, 7 1/2 x 52 Churchill, and 6 1/2 x 52 Torpedo. The wrapper is a tawny Connecticut shade leaf, with a Dominican binder and Nicaraguan filler. The Symphony’s medium-to-full body and rich flavor is intended for experienced cigar smokers. The cigars are presented 13 to a box, at a suggested retail price of $144 (Robusto), $148 (Churchill), and $152 (Torpedo).
The second is Blend 101, a maduro in a 7 1/2 x 52 Churchill size only. Blend 101 consists of a naturally fermented Connecticut broadleaf wrapper, Costa Rican binder, and Dominican filer, for a medium body. Suggested retail pricing is $160 per box of 12.