This year the Gran Habano booth was nestled away in the corner of the show that seemed to always be dead – however when we visited the booth there were actually a good number of people meeting with the Gran Habano team. Though they were busy, Guillermo Rico was kind enough to show us around.
George Rico S.T.K. Miami Zulu Zulu Mas Paz Edition 2014
The S.T.K. Zulu Zulu has a new release again, this year featuring box art from a Colombian born street artist who goes by the name Mas Paz. It will be released in three sizes, a 7 1/2 x 40 lancero, 5 5/8 x 46 corona gorda and a 6 x 54 vitola called Rolo. MSRP for the three sizes ranges from $8.25 to $9.27.
S.T.K. Barracuda Maduro
The S.T.K. Barracuda line is also getting expanded with a maduro version that has a slightly tweaked blend. The Maduro will be released in late July and come in a 5 x 52 ($8.00), a 6 1/2 x 54 ($8.50) and a 5 5/8 x 46 ($7.50). There will only be 200 boxes of 10 cigars made for each size.