Altadis USA has announced the release of a new H.Upmann line created in collabortation with A.J. Fernandez and produced at his cigar factory based in Estelí, Nicaragua. The blend of the new line utilizes an Ecuador wrapper, a Criollo ’99 binder as well as Criollo ’98 and Piloto Cubano Dominicano in the filler.
The line is released in three different vitolas with a price point of USD 7.25-7.75.
H. Upmann Nicaragua by AJ Fernandez
Origin: Nicaragua (Tabacalera Fernandez)
Wrapper: Sumatra Ecuador
Binder: Corojo ’99
Filler: Criollo ’98, Piloto Cubano Dominicano
Sizes: Robusto (5 x 53; USD 7.25), Toro (6 x 54; USD 7.50), Churchill (7 x 54; USD 7.75)