Crowned Heads Brings Back Le Carême Belicosos Finos - Cigar News

Crowned Heads Brings Back Le Carême Belicosos Finos – Cigar News

has announced the return of the . LE 2022 makes the fourth release of the limited edition cigar in the last five years. The shape was originally inspired by the iconic Cuban Bolivar . It measures 5 1/2″ x 52 and is a round cigar unlike the regular production line which is trunk-pressed.

Since we launched the brand six years ago, it has consistently remained one of the top performers in our portfolio. That said, there really is something special in how the blend translates in the belicoso fino vitola and I think that is evident in the popularity and demand for this limited edition release. We managed to survive the recent Broadleaf (Connecticut) crunch, and this year we've been able to increase production of the Limited Edition to account for the increased demand.

co-founder, Jon Huber

The blend is the same as the regular production and uses a Grade A Dark Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper, Ecuadorian Sumatra binder, and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos. Production is limited to 3,500 boxes of 12, meaning a total production of 42,000 cigars for the global market. The suggested retail price for LE 2022 is $11.95 per cigar. It is rolled at Tabacalera La Alianza, S.A., Santiago, , under the supervision of Ernesto PerezCarrillo.