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General Cigar Amps Up Partagas 1845 With Extra Fuerte Line
Posted: March 4, 2014
This month, fans of General Cigar's Partagas 1845 will have a new, fuller-bodied version of the brand to look forward to. The Partagas 1845 Extra Fuerte is an amped-up interpretation of the original 1845 line, which first launched in 2012. Two years later, General is ready to bring the line into more full-bodied territory with this brick-and-mortar exclusive.
Blended by Jhonys Diaz, General's vice president of operations, along with its development team, the Partagas 1845 Extra Fuerte combines a high-priming Ecuador Havana wrapper with a Connecticut Havana binder and a filler blend of Nicaraguan and Dominican tobacco.
"These new collections enhance the taste spectrum of Partagas 1845, which is one of the best-selling blends in our portfolio," said marketing Vice President Alan Wilner.
The new line comes presented in the same eye-catching wood and plexiglass boxes as the original. The band design is the same as well, save for its change from gold to silver.
For more on the story, see today's Cigar Insider.
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Bret Williams — Carmel, Indiana, USA, — March 4, 2014 10:32pm ET
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