Cigar News: Fratello Announces Sorella for International MarketsLast year, Cigars and released two new blends, vs Arlequin, as a part of their “Space Fresh Packs” sampler. The idea was to get market feedback and see which blend customers preferred. Back in June, the company announced that they were releasing Arlequin to the U.S. market, as that was the blend they preferred. It turns out everyone outside the U.S. preferred . So now, they are increasing that cigar to international markets.

This version of the is the same blend as the original, but new packaging and new sizes. It will only be available for international markets only and debut in 2 vitolas, a 5 x 50 robusto and a 6 ½ x 54 toro. The original blend was a 6 x 50 toro. The two new sizes come 10-count boxes. is rolled at the Joya de Nicaragua factory. The blend uses an Ecuador wrapper, Indonesian binder, and filler from Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic.

“It’s fascinating to me how our international markets reacted to vs Arlequin. In every country outside of the US where I would have a tasting, took the center stage. For this reason, we decided to make an exclusive blend to our international partners,” said de Frias.

will start to ship October 2020.