⊗ The Macanudo Insprirado cigar brand just received a new addition to their Inspirado line, the Inspirado White to accompany the Inspirado Black which was re-blended. Macanudo Inspirado White Cigars are a beautifully made cigar, complexed with an intriguing balance of sweet and spice. Don’t be deceived by this cigars Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper, this Macanudo blend packs rich solid flavors with a medium bodied flavor profile. Outside, its golden Ecuadoran Connecticut wrapper, aged for 6 years, delivers an aesthetic quality like no other. Inside, an Indonesian binder brings forth an aromatic richness. The core of this cigar is comprised of a Nicaraguan Estelí and Mexican San Andrés leaves, each aged for four years, continue the experience, delivering a blend of solid notes of earth and spice.
Inspirado White is a study in contrasts. It’s simple, yet complex. It’s sweet, but spicy. It’s elegant and refined, but doesn’t carry a top-shelf price tag. Perhaps it’s the aged tobacco inside each and every perfectly wrapped specimen here that delivers so much. The golden, silky Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper is aged for 6 years; the Nicaraguan and Mexican San Andres filler leaves are aged for four.
⊗ Introduced in the 1970s, Macanudo Maduro cigars were made with the choicest cigar wrapper leaves grown in the San Andres Tuxtla Valley of Mexico. In response to the growing demand for full-flavored cigars, an even richer Macanudo Maduro cigar was developed and introduced in 1999.
Today, Macanudo Maduro cigars are crafted in the Dominican Republic with the very best Connecticut Broadleaf wrappers. Even grainier, oilier and more flavorful than the Maduro wrapper leaves that were grown for Macanudo in the San Andres Tuxtla Valley, the Maduro wrappers now used by Macanudo are truly exceptional. In fact, only two of the many tobacco farms in the Connecticut River Valley yield Broadleaf tobacco leaves that meet the high standards for Macanudo Maduro cigars.
Like a rare port wine, a Macanudo Maduro cigar has a lingering, rich flavor that lends itself to moments of the most tasteful relaxation.
Macanudo cigars was originally the name of a frontmark produced in Jamaica by the makers of the Cuban brand of Punch. In 1971, General Cigar Company introduced a new cigar named Macanudo as a brand unto itself. Developed in Jamaica under the creative leadership of Ramon Cifuentes, the legendary Cuban cigar master of Partagas, Macanudo cigars soon became the leading premium cigar and remains so today.