Many people would argue a great cigar is one of life’s true pleasures. In fact, in the Americas it’s a tradition that has begun even before the United States saw its first day. This makes the expectations of quality among American cigar smokers quite high and their passion for cigars close to unmatched. Stepping up to answer this call is the Maryland-based, Baracoa Cigar Company, a new boutique cigar manufacturer who recently announced their launch of their first brand, after years of research, trial and preparation. The brand celebrated their launch with the announcement that their first cigar “The Voyage”, an expertly hand crafted cigar, which is already the subject of passionate discussion, for its combination of quality and very attractive price point.
“The Voyage” will be released in a 5×50 Robusto and a 5 ½ x 54 Toro vitola, sold in boxes of 20. It features a 2011 Dominican Corojo wrapper. Ecuadorian binder, Nicaraguan and Dominican filler and is hand rolled at the La Aurora factory in the Dominican Republic.
According to Vazquez, the name of “The Voyage” was inspired by the adventures and attitude of Christopher Columbus himself.
“The Voyage” by Baracoa Cigar Company
- Wrapper: Dominican Corojo (2011 vintage)
- Binder: Ecuadoran
- Filler: Nicaraguan | Dominican
- Factory: La Aurora (Dominican Republic)
- Production: Regular Release
- Packaging: 20-ct boxes
- Vitolas: 5×50 Robusto | 5½×54 Toro