La Aurora, one of the oldest cigar companies in the Dominican Republic, has released 1985 Maduro, the fourth brand in its Time Capsule series. The series celebrates specific years and tobacco wrappers significant to La Aurora's history. In this case, 1985 denotes the first year that Brazilian Maduro wrapper was used to make cigars at the La Aurora factory.
In addition to the Brazilian cover leaf, 1985 Maduro is rolled with Nicaraguan binder and filler tobaccos. The cigar comes in four sizes: Robusto, measuring 5 inches by 50 ring gauge; Toro, 5 3/4 by 54; Churchill, 7 by 47; and Gran Toro, at 6 by 58. 1985 Maduro comes in 20-count boxes and is priced from $5.75 to $6.25.
La Aurora 1985 Maduro is distributed by Miami Cigar & Co. and is manufactured at the La Aurora S.A. factory in the Dominican Republic. 1985 Maduro is in cigar stores now.