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ELs & ERs

Ramón Allones Macedonian (ER Grecia y Chipre 2011)

Those passionate about Cuban cigars will often reference specific times when production was particularly good, releases were notably exciting, or things just seemed to be...
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Edmundo Dantes Conde Belicoso (ER Mexico 2016)

All good things must come to an end, and in late 2016 we learned that saying also applied to one of the most popular recent Cuban cigar marcas. Named Edmundo Dantes after the protagonist in one of the French author Alexandre Dumas’ most famous books, “The Count of Monte Cristo,” the Edmundo Dantes brand debuted in […]
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La Gloria Cubana Orgullosos (ER Suiza 2018)

There are only a few cigar-related numbers, if any, that make the staff at halfwheel perk up quite like 109. It’s a reference to a vitola, but really more to a specific type of way cigars are capped. Rather than using a normal belicoso head, which typically comes to a point like the end of an […]
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La Gloria Cubana Invictos (ER Italia 2017)

If there is one country in the world whose Ediciónes Regional releases have intrigued me, it is Italy. This is largely attributed to the La Escepción Selectos Finos release from 2011, a release that garnered attention for its remarkable flavor profile, but also for tapping into the archives in search of a previously defunct brand. […]
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Por Larrañaga Lonsdales (ER Alemania 2006)

There is only one first of anything, and the first Edición Regional for the Por Larrañaga marca was the Lonsdales. Released in 2006—just one year after the Edición...
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Partagás Series No. 1 (EL 2017)

It’s not easy to share the stage with a new Cuban Cohiba, but that’s what two cigars were chosen to do as part of Habanos...
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Por Larrañaga Gran Robusto (ER Paises Bajos 2017)

Last year, Habanos S.A. shipped the first Edición Regional release to be seen in the Por Larrañaga marca since 2016. That cigar was the Por Larrañaga Gran Robusto,...
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El Rey del Mundo Petit Cayo (ER Andorra 2018)

If you read the title of this review and thought to yourself, I have no idea where Andorra is, let me save you the search. It’s...
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Sancho Panza Valientes (ER Suiza 2017)

On Oct. 28, 2017, Habanos S.A. formally showed off the newest Edición Regional for the country of Switzerland in the Sancho Panza marca. Named Valientes, the 5 1/8...
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Quai d’Orsay Capitolio (ER Francia 2018)

While it’s not as country-specific as the Edmundo Dantes brand is to Mexico, if I had to name another Cuban brand that was as heavily...
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Ramón Allones Phoenicio 35 (ER Libano 2015)

You say there’s a new Edición Regional for Phoenicia Trading A.A. that’s heading to Lebanon? Probably a Ramón Allones. And it’s for the company’s 35th anniversary?...
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