The strongest release from a trio of new Gurkhas that will be on hand at this month’s IPCPR Convention & Trade Show is Gurkha Heritage.

It’s made at American Caribbean Tobacco S.A. in Estelí, Nicaragua with the blending being led by Juan Lopez, the company’s national sales director.

Gurkha Heritage 1

Heritage comes in three vitolas—Robusto, Toro and XO (6 x 60)—each offered in a 35-count box. It uses an Ecuadorian habano rosado wrapper, Nicaraguan binder and fillers from the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua and Pennsylvania.

Gurkha Heritage 2

“We’re proud to release a fantastic medium to full-bodied blend in the Heritage Cigar,” said Kaizad Hansotia, Gurkha’s ceo, in a press release. “A true aficionado will not be disappointed with the wonderful collaboration of flavors in this cigar.”

Gurkha Heritage 3

Suggested retail pricing will range from $7.99-9.99.

Davidoff is the official sponsor of halfwheel's coverage of the 2015 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show.

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