Altadis USA Inc. with the Romeo y Julieta line has their extended portfolio by released Romeo Añejo. Romeo is one of several cigars introduced into a various lines by Altadis USA, likes their new blends Romeo by Romeo y Julieta that release three years ago. Romeo lines present mainly for the new generation of cigar enthusiasts, with a new mild taste and flavor, including the contemporary packaging.
This time Altadis and Romeo y Julieta present with Romeo Añejo (Añejo means ‘aged’), the new blend with a Connecticut wrapper. Same design packaging with the previous one, but in different color scheme, each box contain of 20 cigars. On the cigar stick, that is a secondary band.
Romeo Añejo hand-rolled of all-vintage tobacco blend uses a Honduran and Nicaraguan finest long-leaf 2009 Vintage filler, Dominican Rome Añejo’s Olor 2008 vintage double fermented binder, and dark brown flavored Connecticut Broadleaf 2010 vintage wrapper. That is makes this bold cigars legacy to a whole new satisfying dimension in rich of tobacco flavor. The wrapper makes the cigar flavorful, and the long-fillers make a full-bodied blend that pack a punch without blowing out a palate. Each puff is cool and creamy in waves of cedar, sweet of tobacco, notes of coffee and dark chocolate, and finally hints of espresso.
Romeo y Julieta cigars with their long story, from the early moments of this company opened in Havana, Cuba in 1875, the brand become famous throughout the world for their finest premium hand-rolled cigars, and are still popular choice today.
After nearly 140 years of the Romeo y Julieta journey and cigars smoker passionate with their products. This new lines is same to be bringing back the history, not only a romance of Romeo and Juliet legend, but also the excellent taste of the premium cigar, that crafted by a group of maestro at the Tabacalera de Garcia factory, from a selected aged cultivation tobacco leaves.
Shape: Pyramid, Robusto, Toro
Size: 6 1/8 x 52 – Maduro Pyramid, 5 x 54 – Maduro Robusto, 6 x 54 – Maduro Toro
Filler: Honduras and Nicaraguan finest long-leaf Vintage 2009
Binder: Dominica Olor Vintage 2008 tobacco
Wrapper: Connecticut Broadleaf Vintage 2010
Brand: Romeo y Julieta Cigars
Factory: Tabacalera de Garcia factory, Dominica
Country of Origin: Dominican Republic
About ALTADIS USA Inc.
Altadis a multinational purveyor and manufacture of Cigarette, Cigars, and tobacco products. Formed in 1999 via merger between Tabacalera, the former Spanish tobacco monopoly and SEITA, THE FORMER French tobacco monopoly. By this international holding, including the ownership of the former Consolidated Cigar Holdings and half ownership of the Cuban state tobacco monopoly, Habanos S.A., Altadis become the biggest producer of mass market and premium cigars in the world, as well as the fourth largest producer of tobacco products. In 2008, the company acquired by the British giant company, Imperial Tobacco (this time is Imperial Brands).
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