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Cigar News: Plasencia Releases “Year Of The Dragon” Cigar

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Only 3,000 Boxes of Luxury Torpedo Made

MIAMI, FL – Plasencia Cigars has announced the release of the limited edition The Year of the Dragon cigar. This is the fourth limited-edition release from Plasencia that commemorates the Chinese New Year. Offered in just one size, a 6½” x 54 Torpedo, only 3,000 boxes were produced for global distribution.

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Plasencia Cigars will celebrate the 2024 Chinese New Year with a luxurious, limited-edition Torpedo.

Chinese New Year 2024 begins on Saturday, February 10. The Dragon, occupies the fifth position in the Chinese zodiac and symbolizes good luck, honor, strength, and health. Boasting red bands and boxes, with The Year of The Dragon cigar Plasencia has created a blend that represents their family’s gift for cigar making, while also honoring Chinese culture.

The Year of the Dragon is a puro blended with tobaccos from several of Plasencia’s Nicaragua estate farms. Medium-bodied and flawlessly handcrafted, the robust blend was created to match the redeeming features of the dragon. The result is a bold cigar that is smooth and refined complemented by notes of pepper and earth.

cigar advisor news – plasencia releases year of the dragon cigar – release – open box

Plasencia Year of The Dragon
Size & Shape
: 6½”x 54 Torpedo
MSRP: $45 per cigar / $450 per 10-count box

“The dragon is an animal that perfectly represents our family’s drive for excellence,” said Plasencia Cigars CEO Nestor Andrés Plasencia. “We look forward to celebrating the Chinese New Year with the public via this special offering.” CA

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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, he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and Executive Editor of Cigar Advisor. 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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