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Cigar News: La Aurora Debuting Regular Production 115th Anniversary in US

Last year La Aurora debuted the 115th Anniversary Limited Edition, which we reviewed here. This year they are showing off the regular production version at the IPCPR 2019 convention. The blend uses an Ecuadorian wrapper, Brazilian binder, and Dominican, Nicaraguan, and Brazilian fillers. It comes in four vitolas: Robusto 5×50 ($9.50 MSRP), Toro 5.75×54 ($10 MSRP), Belicoso 6.25×52 ($10.50 MSRP), Gran Toro 6×58 ($11 MSRP). The cigars will ship when IPCPR begins.

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Blind Cigar Review: La Aurora | Untamed Extreme Robusto (Pre-release)

“This was a very enjoyable cigar. It offered a unique flavor profile and quite a bit of transitions that kept things fresh. The fermented flavor was something I’m not sure I ever have tasted in a cigar before and definitely want to smoke more to see if I get the same thing. I’m excited to see what this is.” -Emmett (BMP_Emmett)

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Cigar News: La Aurora Celebrates 111th Anniversary with “Become part of the family” Campaign

(Miami, FL)- October 8, 2014–One picture, eleven cents: #LA111th. La Aurora turns 111 years old today and wants to celebrate with all the smokers in the world, inviting them to toast with Guillermo and Michelle León in celebration of such a special date. That being a reason to celebrate is also a reason to “give back.” The company has announced a target to collect funds for one of the social programs supported by La Aurora. For every picture received by the brand’s social media, 11 cents will be donated to the Patronato de Lucha contra la Diabetes de Santiago de los Caballeros, a local institution that fights against diabetes disease.

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Blind Cigar Review: La Aurora | 107 Maduro Lancero “Bow Tie”

“There wasn’t a lot of interest even though the middle third kept me anticipating the next draw. The flavors worked well together but never really seemed to wow me. This would probably be better paired with a flavorful drink.” -Gregg (McGreggor57)

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