Top 10 Cuban Heritage Cigars

Top 10 Cuban Heritage Cigars

Cuba is the ultimate cigar buzzword, and for good reason. No locale has a more cigar-rooted culture, and as such, companies work tirelessly to recreate the magic of past Cuban blends. View our list of the greatest Cuban Heritage cigars.

Romeo Y Julieta Vintage

Romeo Y Julieta Vintage

Romeo y Julieta Vintage cigars are handcrafted with a blend of 3-year-aged Dominican Olor tobaccos and silky, high-grade Ecuador Connecticut wrappers to duplicate the flavor and aroma of this Cuban-born brand, now made in the Dominican Republic.

Country

Dominican

Strength

Medium

Wrapper

Connecticut Shade

Color

Natural

Punch

Punch

A Cuban heritage legend, Punch cigars live up to their name with a bold, full-flavored blend of rich-tasting Honduran, Nicaraguan and Dominican tobaccos in your choice of three wrappers. An old school classic that never goes out of style.

Country

Honduras

Strength

Full

Wrapper

Sumatra

Color

Natural

Partagas

Partagas

With a legacy dating back over 170 years to their native Cuba, Partagas cigars now feature a rich blend of Dominican Cuban-seed & Mexican long-fillers in a savory Cameroon or Broadleaf Maduro wrapper leaf. A consistent classic with a legendary taste.

Country

Dominican

Strength

Full

Wrapper

Cameroon

Color

Natural

Montecristo

Montecristo

Montecristo cigars are the quintessential Cuban heritage smoke: the Havana version's reputation positioned it among the most popular cigars in the world. Now meticulously hand-crafted in the Dominican, and accessible to cigar smokers of every experience.

Country

Dominican

Strength

Mellow

Wrapper

Connecticut Shade

Color

Natural

La Gloria Cubana

La Gloria Cubana

La Gloria Cubana cigars practically ignited the 1990's cigar boom: an old Cuban marque revived by Ernesto Perez Carrillo, today they're blended with rich Dominican & Nicaraguan tobaccos for a smoke that's both rich in heritage and flavor.

Country

Dominican

Strength

Medium

Wrapper

Varies

Color

Varies

Cohiba

Cohiba

Cohiba cigars were practically synonymous with Cuba; today's Red Dot Dominican version combines aged Dominican fillers, rare Indonesian binders and savory African Cameroon wrappers for a creamy-smooth smoke preferred for its luxurious aroma.

Country

Dominican

Strength

Medium

Wrapper

Cameroon

Color

Natural

Hoyo De Monterrey

Hoyo De Monterrey

Bred in the Cuban tradition, Hoyo de Monterrey cigars are now made in Honduras with hearty flavors that come from a high-quality blend from Honduras, Nicaragua, and the DR. Medium to full-bodied, aromatic and still very affordable.

Country

Honduras

Strength

Full

Wrapper

Sumatra

Color

Natural

H. Upmann Vintage Cameroon

H. Upmann Vintage Cameroon

A heritage brand that got its start in 1844 Havana. Similar in taste to Cuban wrappers, the Dominican blenders now use Cameroon tobacco instead - allowing H. Upmann Vintage Cameroon cigars to echo the flavor and aroma of their Habano counterparts.

Country

Dominican

Strength

Medium

Wrapper

Cameroon

Color

Natural

Saint Luis Rey

Saint Luis Rey

Saint Luis Rey cigars hearken back to their Cuban roots with a flavorful, aromatic blend of Honduran, Nicaraguan and Peruvian long-filler tobaccos, under natural and Maduro wrappers. A highly-rated Havana offshoot that offers you a smooth, robust smoke.

Country

Honduras

Strength

Full

Wrapper

Not Available

Color

Dark Natural

Fonseca

Fonseca

Once a Cuban brand resurrected by legendary blender Manuel Quesada, Fonseca is reimagined today by My Father Cigars. Its all-Nicaraguan recipe delivers sweet, medium-bodied spices from every puff – a blend that pays tribute to the beloved original.

Country

Nicaragua

Strength

Medium

Wrapper

Corojo

Color

Natural