Alec Bradley Announces 'Taste of the World Chunk' Sampler - Cigar News

Alec Bradley Announces ‘Taste of the World Chunk’ Sampler – Cigar News

Cigar Co. has announced the ‘' Sampler just in time for fathers day. 2,000 total samplers will be made available for purchase. These collectable 8-count boxes are finished in a luxurious high-gloss blue lacquer. In this collection, you will find 2 “Chunk” sized cigars each of the sampler exclusive ‘Gatekeeper' and ‘Kintsugi' with the Canadian exclusive ‘Black Market,' and global release ‘Magic Toast.' All Chunk cigars measure in at a short and stout 4 1/4″ X 60 ring gauge, previously unreleased sizes in the in the Gatekeeper and Kintsugi blends.

Alec and secretly created the Chunk sampler as a gift for their father, founder, Rubin. Pairing two lines from their portfolio with two lines from their father's portfolio, the brothers expanded upon the Chunk sampler concept, creating a gift item to be shared amongst adult children, their fathers and father figures.

The Chunk's size and shape arguably make it the ‘dad bod' of cigars. The sampler was a huge hit with our dad, so we decided to produce them for other families to experience the same joy we did.

Second generation cigarmakers, Alec and in a joint statement

Rubin founded Cigar Co. in 1996, naming the company after his two children, Aleb & . Throughout the years, he's celebrated a multitude of achievements, including a coveted Cigar Aficionado #1 “Cigar of the Year” award for the Prensado Churchill. However, Rubin says his greatest success as a business owner and dad came when his sons decided to join him on his journey in the premium cigar business.

As a dad, I couldn't be prouder of what Alec and Bradley have achieved. I was elated when they presented me with the Chunk sampler, and I'm honored that we can share these eight special cigar moments with other families.


is pre-selling the 2000 ‘' samplers to appointed tobacconists now, for delivery toward the end of May. MSRP has been set to $74.95 per sampler. ‘' samplers are exclusive to the US market. The cigars use the same blends and factories as their regular production cousins.