Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2015 Begins Shipping Today

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After a short delay, Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2015 will begin shipping today.

As with the inaugural release last year, Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2015 is a collaborative effort between Crowned Heads and My Father Cigars that is specifically inspired by La Calavera Catrina, a zinc etching by José Guadalupe Posada which is meant to not only honor those who have passed away in the previous year, but to also be a celebration of their lives. The new blend incorporates a habano rosado wrapper from Ecuador covering Nicaraguan tobacco for both the binder and filler, and was rolled at My Father Cigars S.A. in Estelí, Nicaragua.

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While two of the three vitolas in the line are the same as last year’s release — a 5 x 50 robusto dubbed LC50 ($9.95) and a 6 x 52 toro known as LC52 ($10.95)— a  5 5/8 x 46 corona gorda named LC46 ($8.95) replaces the 7 x 54 churchill from 2014. Each of the three vitolas are limited to 1,250 boxes of 24 with cigars arranged in three rows of eight cigars inside the box.

Crowned Heads co-owner Jon Huber told halfwheel that the cigars will start shipping today and that they “hope to get it all out in the next 5-7 business days, if not sooner.”

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Brooks Whittington
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I have been smoking cigars for over eight years. A documentary wedding photographer by trade, I spent seven years as a photojournalist for the Dallas Morning News and the Fort Worth Star Telegram. I started the cigar blog SmokingStogie in 2008 after realizing that there was a need for a cigar blog with better photographs and more in-depth information about each release. SmokingStogie quickly became one of the more influential cigar blogs on the internet, known for reviewing preproduction, prerelease, rare, extremely hard-to-find and expensive cigars. I am a co-founder of halfwheel and now serve as an editor for halfwheel.

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