Cigar News: Rocky Patel Debuts Grand Reserve

Cigar News: Rocky Patels Debuts Grand Reserve Premium Cigars (RPPC) has announced a new cigar only available outside the United States. The will be displayed at this week's InterTabac Cigar Show in Dortmund, Germany, and will ship in October.

is the first international-only brand that has made. “Our distribution abroad has seen extensive growth over the last 10 years, and we wanted to honor these worldwide business partnerships with an exclusive brand that international retailers can call their own,” said Mark Weissenberger, Vice President of Marketing for RPPC.

The cigars is made in and uses tobaccos aged for two years. It will be available in three vitolas: Robusto (5 ½ x 50), Toro (6 x 52), and Sixty (6 x 60), all selling for between  €9 and €11 per cigar and coming in 10-count boxes. began shipping to global distributors in mid-September. Shops in Austria, Germany and the Netherlands will receive their shipments first by mid-October.

This past April, a private launch event was held in Sölden, Austria, called Mountain On Fire. There, 300 boxes of Toros were displayed at the special three-day luxury experience. was in attendance with 120 guests from around the world, all celebrating the good life along with the launch of . “The reception to this unique brand was overwhelming,” said Rocky. “Everyone at Mountain On Fire enjoyed this balanced, elegant, medium-bodied cigar. And we sold out of all 300 boxes that weekend! We can't wait for the rest of the world now to try it.”