Cornelius & Anthony Premium Cigars is the new cigar division of the Bailey family’s 150-year-old tobacco company. The now announced the release of their premiere line Cornelius as tribute to Cornelius Bailey, Steven Bailey’s great great grandfather. Cornelius was the first of 5 generations of Bailey family to run the family tobacco company that was established in 1866.
Produced at the El Titan de Bronze factory in the Little Havana neighborhood of Miami, USA, Cornelius is made under the supervision of owner Sandra Cobas. The blend consists of an Ecuador wrapper and binder and filler tobaccos from Nicaragua. Cornelius will be initially released in the following sizes: Robusto 5 x 50, Corona Gorda 5.5 x 46 and Toro 6 x 50. The cigars will be sold in boxes of 20.