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Altadis USA Bows H.Upmann Legacy Cigars

Experience the modern legacy

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL -- Once again, Altadis USA is proud to announce the new launch of its H. Upmann Legacy selection.

Ever since 1844, cigar lovers have been enjoying H. Upmann cigars, one of the premium cigar world's best-known and most highly trusted brands.

Building on the heritage of this revered brand, H. Upmann Legacy cigars brings new excitement to the contemporary aficionado with this line of modern, fuller-bodied smokes. Each cigar is meticulously hand-crafted with vintage 2008 tobaccos grown from heirloom seeds treasured for generations.

A dark, mountain grown Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper surrounds a savory binder from the cloud-cooled rain forests of Nicaragua and an intense mix of prized Nicaraguan and Dominican filler tobaccos.

This exquisite blend results in a vibrant, fuller-bodied smoke complemented by a myriad of subtle and complex flavor and aroma.

Country of Manufacture: Honduras

Wrapper: Ecuadorian Sumatra

Binder: Nicaraguan

Filler: Nicaraguan and Dominican

Strength: Medium to fuller bodied

There are 3 sizes available in the US market:

Corona: 44 x 5 1/2" - $5.85 (SRP)

Robusto: 54 x 5"- $6.50 (SRP)

Toro: 52 x 6" - $6.85 (SRP)

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Gary Korb

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Gary Korb has been writing and editing content for since its debut in 2008. An avid cigar smoker for over 30 years, during the past 12 years he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and cigar reviewer. A graduate of the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, prior to his career in the cigar business, Gary worked in the music and video industry as a marketer and a publicist.

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