Punch Diablo marks the first time that a Punch cigar will be made outside of Honduras, where the brand has been made since the 1960s.
AJ Fernández Cigar Company has hired former representative of Cigar Rings, SRL, Starky Arias as its new marketing director.
Introduced at the IPCPR trade show in July, the new Enclave Broadleaf is already being shipped to retailers in the USA.
Called “Hoyo La Amistad Silver,” A.J.’s latest creation complements the original La Amistad blend that came in fourth on Cigar Journal’s Top 25 of 2016 list.
The release of Monte by Montecristo AJ Fernandez brings a new element to the collaboration between AJ Fernandez and Altadis U.S.A.
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.
La Gran Llave, which was blended and developed by A.J. last year for his longtime friend, Angel Aguayo, had made its national debut in the 2016 IPCPR.
Unlike other Boutique Blends cigar line, this release is rolled at the Tabacalera A.J. Fernandez in Estelí, Nicaragua. The blend is comprised of a Nicaraguan Pelo de Oro wrapper and filler and a Nicaragua Habano binder.
The blend is comprised of a proprietary hybrid wrapper known as Rojita (50% US Shade Grown Connecticut, 25% Corojo, 25% Havana 2000), a binder from the nicaraguan Quilalí region northeast of Estelí and filler from Brazil, Honduras and Nicaragua.
AJ Fernández announced the release of a new blend called Last Call Maduro, a Geniales vitola and the second Last Call cigar after the release of Last Call Geniales in April.
AJ Fernández announced the release of a new cigar blend under the name “Last Call”. Last Call will be introduced as a Corona Gorda, measuring 4 1/2 x 48.
The Enclave blend is adorned with a cigar ring which depicts images of Native Indians, a representation of the original tobacco enclave.