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Crowned Heads’ newest line has only been on shelves for about a month, but the company already has plans to expand the line.

Next month, the company will ship the Mil Días Mareva Edición Limitada XX, a 5 1/8 x 42 version of the blend. Like other limited Crowned Heads cigars, the size has roots in a specific Cuban cigar.

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The Mareva Edición Limitada XX is priced at $8.95 and limited to 1,000 boxes of 30 cigars.

“The seed for a mareva-sized cigar was planted for me last year when our national sales manager, Miguel Schoedel, gifted me a Romeo y Julieta Cedros de Luxe No. 3,” said Jon Huber, Co-founder of Crowned Heads, in a press release. “For my palate, that cigar exhibited so much depth and complexity with impeccable balance while in a smaller-cigar format; it still stands out in my sensory memory. We began work on a Mil Días Mareva even before we began shipping the first Mil Días boxes, as I knew in my gut that this blend would translate brilliantly in a Marvea vitola.”

Like the rest of the line, it uses an Ecuadorian habano wrapper over a Nicaraguan binder and fillers from Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Peru.

The line debuted in mid-September in four regular production vitolas.

  • Mil Días Edmundo (5 3/8 x 52) — $10 (Box of 20, $200)
  • Mil Días Corona Gorda (6 x 46) — $9.25 (Box of 20, $185)
  • Mil Días Sublime (6 x 54) — $11.50 (Box of 20, $230)
  • Mil Días Double Robusto (6 3/8 x 50) — $10.75 (Box of 20, $215)
  • Mil Días Mareva Edición Limitada XX (5 1/8 x 42) — $8.95 (Box of 30, $268.50)

Mil Días is Spanish for 1,000 days. It’s a reference that the project took roughly 1,000 days between the time Tabacalera Pichardo presented Crowned Heads with the original samples to when it was released.

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Charlie Minato

I am an editor and co-founder of halfwheel.com/Rueda Media, LLC. I previously co-founded and published TheCigarFeed, one of the two predecessors of halfwheel. I handle the editing of our written content, the majority of the technical aspects of the site and work with the rest of our staff on content management, business development and more. I’ve lived in most corners of the country and now entering my second stint in Dallas, Texas. I enjoy boxing, headphones, the Le Mans 24-hour, wearing sweatshirts year-round and gyros. echte liebe.