There’s a second size of Reinado’s Grand Apex scheduled for early next year.

In February, the company plans on releasing the Grand Apex 6 x 60, a gordo size version of the blend which debuted earlier this year. It will use a Mexican San Andrés wrapper over a Nicaraguan binder and Nicaraguan fillers. The line is made at Tabacos Valle de Jalapa S.A. in Estelí, Nicaragua.

“Our​ ​Grand​ ​Apex​ ​blend​ ​created​ ​at​ ​AGANORSA​ ​Leaf​ ​has​ ​made​ ​a​ ​huge​, ​positive​ ​impact​ ​in​ ​the​ ​premium​ ​cigar​ ​retail​ ​space,” said Antonio Lam, founder of Reinado, in a statement to halfwheel. “Consumers​ ​want​ ​to​ ​experience​ ​this​ ​blend​ ​in​ ​a​ ​bigger​ ​size​ ​and​ ​we​ ​are​ ​going​ ​to​ ​appease​ ​the​ ​requests.”​ ​

The Grand Apex 6 x 60 will have an MSRP of $12.75 per cigar. The initial production run is limited to 200 boxes of 15 cigars.

Like the first release, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the​ ​Dementia​ ​Society​ ​of​ ​America. When Reinado returned to shelves after a more than five-year hiatus, Lam said part of the reason for the company’s absence was his need to care for his father, who was diagnosed with dementia.

Patrick Lagreid contributed to this story.

Charlie Minato

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