Gurkha has announced that they will be unveiling a new special edition line extension to their 125th Anniversary brand at this summer’s IPCPR Convention and Trade Show.
The line is a limited edition trio of cigars that features similar blend components of the existing 125th Anniversary, but with three different varieties of wrapper. There will be a 6 x 60 vitola will use an Ecuadorian Connecticut shade grown leaf and come packed in 16-count boxes.
There will also be a second 6 x 60 vitola that uses a Connecticut broadleaf maduro and will come in a 16-count box as well. The new line extension is rounded out by a 6 x 52 vitola that uses a Honduran Corojo wrapper and comes in 18-count boxes. According to a spokesman for Gurkha, there are only a limited number of each variety.
In addition to the Gurkha 125th Anniversary Limited Edition, the Gurkha Pure Evil will be getting a line extension as the company will unveil a 7 x 70 vitola called Goliath at the show.
Also, the company is planning on launching a new four-pack of Robustos from their Evil, Ghost, Royal Challenge and Seduction lines, as well as a buy three, get one sampler featuring their Cellar Reserve, Royal Challenge, Ghost and Seduction lines.
Additional details about the new cigars will be released during the trade show.