Cigar News: Villiger to Debut “Villiger do Brasil” at TPE Cigars has announced they are bringing “” to TPE 2020 later this month. is a Brazilian puro which is offered in two blends, Claro and Maduro. It was made to celebrate ’s history with Brazilian tobacco as well as showcase ’s new factory in Bahia, Brazil also named “.”

Cigar News: Villiger to Debut “Villiger do Brasil” at TPEThe family’s relationship with Brazilian tobacco dates to Cigars’ beginnings in 1888, when Jean and his wife Louise imported Brazilian tobacco, shortly after founding the company. Later in 1979 a subsidiary company opened Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul), Brazil. The company was named CHARUTOS TOBAJARA LIMITADA and produced handmade cigars for export to Germany and Switzerland. Later moved operations to Northern Brazil (Bahia) where the new do Brazil factory was opened.

Cigar News: Villiger to Debut “Villiger do Brasil” at TPEThe Claro uses a light Brazil Connecticut Shade wrapper. The Maduro incorporates Arapiraca tobacco as well as a maduro wrapper. Both come in 5-count boxes and two vitolas: Robusto 5 x 50 $9.00 per cigar, and Toro 6 x 50 $9.50 per cigar.

Cigar News: Villiger to Debut “Villiger do Brasil” at TPE Chairman of the Board, said:” My family saw the value in Brazilian tobacco when they began Cigars as very small operation in 1888. Brazilian tobacco is unique, as its structure is very robust, which leads to strong aromas and flavours. Its distinct qualities can only be created in Bahia, Brazil. We look forward to sharing the brand with the United States marketplace.”