Cigar News: KILO makes return at IPCPR

Cigar News: KILO makes return at IPCPR

Cigar News: makes return at IPCPR

What began in 2013 as a test blend marketed at cigar shops in New Mexico, Texas and Maryland, was a labor of love for and was originally made at La Aurora in the Dominican Republic. Originally the Director of Social Media for Miami Cigar & Company, he parted ways with them in the spring of 2014 when he relocated to New Hampshire to work for David Garofalo. As a parting gift for his service to the company, they allowed him to keep the trademark .

Today, is set to launch nationwide via but it isn’t the same cigar that debuted at Primo Cigar Shop in Sante Fe, New Mexico in September of 2013. The cigar, which is available in 18 count boxes, is available as a 5 x 50 Robusto ($9.00 MSRP) and 6 x 52 Toro ($9.50) and will be made in by who owns Guayacan Cigars.

According to who blended , “I always wanted to work with Noel but my former employers were already locked into a factory in . Noel was one of the first friends I made in Miami and he taught me a lot about tobacco and blending that complimented what I learned at La Aurora from their master blender, Manuel Inoa. When the original  came out, Noel and I brainstormed on some tweaks to the blend that take the cigar to the next level and I am happy to bring this to cigar smokers via .”

features an wrapper over a Nicaraguan Corojo 2006 binder. The filler contains 3 different variations of ligero is aged for three years and come from Rojas’s farms in  and from Aganorsa. According to , “Having known Barry since his days in Miami and playing numerous games of dominoes we discussed many times. I am very happy to finally be working with him and am honored to have my factory play a role in making his dream come true.”

will make its debut at the Selected Tobacco booth 17719 at IPCPR in New Orleans,Louisiana on July 18th 2015.

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is the distributor for all Selected Tobacco’s brands; , and Bandolero in the United States as well as the Garofalo, Fleur de la Reine, La Gianna and . They can be found on the web at www.unitedcigargroup.com

Cigar News: makes return at IPCPR