Cigar News: Aganorsa Leaf Announces Signature Maduro has announced a followup to last years Signature line, the Signature . will use a proprietary higher priming Corojo 99 Cuban Seed grown on farms in Jalapa than the the original. The rest of the blend uses the same tobaccos.

Master Blender Eduardo Fernandez says, “This has been a long dream of Aganorsa going back 20 years to grow and naturally ferment a cover leaf from our best fields in Nicaragua. It is in honor of Arsenio Ramos and a testament to his guidance and knowledge that we are finally able to introduce a Cuban seed Corojo leaf under shade in Jalapa for the cigar lovers of Nicaraguan leaf.”

Max Fernandez says, “You will not find a Nicaraguan Puro that tastes like this one. We take pride in curing our grown on our best farms to use in cigars layered in balanced flavor and complexity. We chose this Shade Grown Corojo for our Signature brand because it is a rare leaf that matches the pleasant sweetness of our filler tobaccos.”

Terence Reilly, VP Sales & Marketing says, “This wrapper is a game changer for us and will grow our already stellar reputation for creating incredible cigars that possess a signature flavor and aroma impossible to duplicate.”

Like the original this will be a regular production cigar, but only made in small numbers f 250 boxes of each vitilas will be sold this summer. The sizes are: robusto (5×52), toro (6 x 52), corona gorda (6 x 44) and Belicoso/109 Head (6.25 x52). Prices range from $9.99 – $10.99.