Davidoff today announced a new limited edition to the Winston Churchill line, Winston Churchill Limited Edition 2019. The cigar is released in one vitola, a 50 x 5 robusto and only 8,000 boxes will be made. The cigars come in boxes inspired by leather travel cases, and include a Boveda pack so they be taken to travel. The blend uses tobaccos from Nicaragua, Mexico and the Dominican Republic.
“After the successful launch of the Winston Churchill “The Original Collection” in 2014, and the great success of the more intense “The Late Hour” line, with the industry’s first, unique scotch cask-aged blend, our Master Blenders have taken on the challenge to create another complex multi-origin blend inspired by Winston Churchill’s rich character.” says Sybille Johner, Head of Brand Marketing at Oettinger Davidoff AG. “Sir Winston was an explorer, a Traveller, all the time widening his horizons, exploring new places and trying new things. We wanted this limited edition to celebrate this facet of his character and our Master Blenders have done an amazing job at crafting a beautiful, extremely balanced Robusto cigar that will take aficionados on an exciting sensory journey”.
At the same time, Davidoff is also releasing new accessories including two humidors, an ashtray, a cutter and a cigar case.
Also part is the launch is their first Duty Free exclusive limited edition, featuring five of the limited edition cigars in a special format and packaging. These will be a special corona vitola and only 4,500 will be made.
- Wrapper: Dominican Republic
- Binder: Negro San Andrés from Mexico
- Filler: Piloto Mejorado Visus, Criollo Seco and San Vicente Mejorado Visus from the Dominican Republic,
Estelí Visus and Semilla A Visus from Nicaragua
- Format: Robusto 50 x 5, Corona 43 x 5 (Duty Free exclusive)