The Montecristo Volume Series an exclusive for premium cigar distributor Santa Clara has announced its latest offering the Montecristo Volume 2: The Rendezvous. The Volume Series is inspired by the brand’s namesake, the legendary novel “The Count of Montecristo” by Alexandre Dumas.
The Rendezvous, takes its name from a chapter in the second volume of the Dumas book in which the Count of Montecristo meets Albert de Morcerf, the son of his mortal enemy.
“We are proud to bring this latest exclusive Montecristo to Santa Clara,” said Rafael Nodal, Head of Product Capability for Tabacalera USA “The Montecristo Volume 2: The Rendezvous is a cigar as rich in history as it is in flavor.”
Produced at the Flor de Copan factory in Honduras, the Volume 2 uses Honduran long filler tobaccos, a broadleaf binder and an Ecuadorian seed Habano 2000 wrapper. The cigar is described as a medium-bodied cigar with notes of earth, leather, cinnamon and oak. “With a $15.00 – $17.30 suggested retail price, retailers will be hard-pressed to find a better luxury cigar with such great margins and profit potential,” said David Joyce, director of wholesale operations for Santa Clara.
The Montecristo Volume 2: The Rendevous is available in three classic sizes:
- 5×52 Robusto (Box of 10)
- 6×50 Toro (Box of 10)
- 7×56 Churchill (Box of 10)