Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Herrera Estelí Inktome With

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Friday, December 1, 2017 — Miami, FL- announces today the launch of the second release of , the Exception. The is a Tienda Exclusiva or shop exclusive for

Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Herrera Estelí Inktome With

In 2016, the initial release of the received much fanfare utilizing a higher priming darker Ecuador Habano wrapper. After blending the initial , Master Blender Willy Herrera continued to experiment at La Gran Fabrica with different presses and how the smoke hits the palate to provide a nuanced experience.

Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Herrera Estelí Inktome With SmallBatchCigar.comThe series celebrates the histories of both Maxamar Ultimate Cigars and its online counterpart, Small Batch Cigar. In 1998, Maxamar opened using funds from the sale of stock, and the release of Exception celebrates the 5th year anniversary of Small Batch Cigar.

The Exception is the second release of the , with a stronger press used to differentiate the cigar from the first release. The box pressed dark Ecuadorian Habano wrapped cigar provides a nuanced smoking experience in the brand by Willy Herrera because of its darker wrapper leaf selection.

Willy Herrera, Master Blender at , notes, “I truly enjoy working on this project with Andrew as it allows me to bring a unique twist to my Herrera Estelí blend. Now the Exception smokers will be able to see how small variations of shape can create dynamic shifts in flavor profile.”

Andrew Considine, Head Cigar Smoker of, commented on the latest exclusive from : “The Exception is a departure from mundane routines and is the epitome of everything we believe in: providing exceptional experiences every single day. We are excited to continually work with in the development of the series.”

The limited production of Exception is only 10,000 cigars, with an MSRP of $7.99 per cigar.