United Cigars has announced a new cigar debuting at PCA: YAYA. There will also be a PCA exclusive size, the Short Robusto. This will be the first time United Cigars has attended PCA since 2019, and will now have an even bigger booth. YAYA has technically been around since 2021 as a house blend for a United Cigars branded lounge owned by Carlos Guillermo.
United Cigars has announced a new cigar to celebrate Baseball's Opening Day - Stadium Series II. This is the second in the series although the first, Asylum Green Monstah, didn't make it to shelves because of a trademark issue. The United Cigars Stadium Series II is a collaboration with CLE Cigars and will ship next week. 1000 hand-crafted chests were made to hold 12 CLE Corojo 11/18 cigars.
United Cigars is bringing back an older line to U.S. shelves this year, La Mezcla Cubana. The brand first hit...
United Cigars has announced that they be distributing German based Arnold André in the United States. The company was founded in 1817 and is the largest machine-made cigar manufacturer in Germany. Arnold André started making premium cigars after purchasing a facility in the Dominican Republic in 2011. Until now, their premium cigars were only available in Europe. This will be the first time Arnold André’s cigars are sold in the US. Starting out, the US will receive two of their four premium, long-filler lines: Montosa and Terra Nova.
United Cigars is bringing back their limited edition United Cigar Bar after almost a decade of being off the shelves. This will be a part of an annual release under a new United Cigars Series Unidas collection. The United Cigar Bar was for sold in 2012 but was immediately removed from the market after receiving a cease and desist from the Hershey Corporation.
The La Mezcla Cubana brand was first sold in 2006 in the U.S. until 2013 when United Cigars bought it. Now, La Mezcla Cubana is being relaunched and rolled at the Magia Cubana Factory in Gurabo, Dominican Republic. The relaunch comes after the discovery of 7-year-old Ecuadorian wrapper leaf from A.S.P. Enterprises, a family-owned tobacco farm in Ecuador.
The MLB lockout may delay the start of the baseball season in 2022, but United Cigars will have something to celebrate no matter what. The Big Papi Firecracker by El Artista will be released on the scheduled MLB Opening Day. Retailers and cigar media will get a preview of the new cigar at the TPE Show this week in Las Vegas, NV. This Special Edition Big Papi Firecracker is a slightly stronger variation of the Slugger line by El Artista.
"This cigar was very good. I can easily see myself putting this cigar in any customer's hand. There is enough going on that the experienced smoker won't get bored; yet not too overwhelming for a new smoker. I feel like it would be the perfect morning cigar with a cup of coffee. " -Estevan Z. (TheRealBanzi)
United Cigars is adding a new line to the Garofalo brand, Garofalo La Famiglia. This is a collaboration between United Cigars, David Garofalo, and Nick Perdomo, Jr. It will go on sale January 2022.
The La Gianna Havana turned 25 years old last year and got a slight packaging redesign. Now, a year later, it's getting a new blend, La Gianna Havana Angelic. This is not actually the first time the Angelic line was on the market. In 2001 it made a brief appearance, now it is being brought back with a more elegant touch.