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Over the years, the cigar industry has seen many special releases for the Tobacconist Association of America ().  Of those releases, many of the biggest brands in the industry have been represented, with a notable exception.  Cigars, one of the most widely recognized premium cigar brands in the world, never released a limited cigar.  That all changes this year.

Cigars will unveil their first cigar very soon.  The will be a line extension for the Heritage cigar.  It uses wrapper and binder of , and a mix of Peruvian and Nicaraguan filler.

“We are excited to introduce our first ever cigar and will be making this an annual tradition at .  We were looking to make something special for the 's 50th Anniversary and we feel this is the perfect cigar to celebrate the association and its members.” said Carlos Llaca, Director of Operations for Cigars.

made this blend and size to be available for pre-order at the 2018 conference.  The cigars will be offered in 10-count boxes, limited to only 1,000 total boxes.  It will be a 6 X 52 toro size, and the MSRP will be set at $100/box.  The will ship in the Summer of 2018.