Foundation Announces Metapa For PCA - Cigar News

Foundation Announces Metapa For PCA – Cigar News

Cigar Company has announced another brand for the upcoming trade show in Las Vegas, . Inspired by the birth town of Rubén Darío, a legendary Nicaraguan poet, pays homage to 's rich cultural heritage and the artistry behind its world-class cigars.

is a tribute to the poetic soul of . The image of Rubén Darío is iconic; he is considered one of the greatest poets in the Spanish language. I have always wanted to make a brand in his honor, and I have always wanted to introduce a blend around Sumatra Ecuador wrapper. is the result. This blend is unique and unlike anything I have ever created. The CT Broadleaf binder adds a bit of sweetness, filler the body and strength, and the wrapper is the icing on the cake.

, founder and Master Blender of Cigar Company

” is derived from the Nahuatl word “metl,” which means “place of magueys (a type of agave plant).” The maguey plant has significant cultural and religious symbolism in Central American mythology and art. This was used often in Dario's poems. is now known as Ciudad Darío in his honor.

will be introduced at the trade show in Las Vegas and will begin shipping to cigar shops around the country come early Fall 2023.

The blend for uses a Sumatra Ecuador wrapper (available in both maduro and claro variants), Broadleaf binder, and filler from Esteli & Jalapa . It will be available in four sizes, all in 10-count boxes: 7 x 54 Double Corona – Soft Box Press – $18.00 per cigar, 6 x 52 – – Soft Box Press – $16.50 per cigar, 5 x 50 – – Soft Box Press – $15.50 per cigar, and 5 ½ x 48 Corona Gorda – Soft Box Press – $14.50 per cigar.