La Gloria Cubana Cigar Britanicas 2017 extremely rare vitola was inspired by the Bolivar Britannica (UK Habanos Regional Edition 2012) which became one of the fastest-selling and most sought-after Habanos Regional Editions ever released. The La Gloria Cubana Britanicas Extra resurrects the style of the vitola (albeit with two points wider girth) and offers smoking enthusiasts and collectors the opportunity to once again enjoy its unique smoking characteristics whilst exploring the medium-bodied delicate aromas of the La Gloria Cubana brand.La Gloria Cubana Cigar Britanicas 2017
Such a rare and unusual shape is not easy to make. The cigar roller needs to possess the exceptional skill to handcraft each cigar which will not only look amazing but is carefully constructed to provide a consistent blend throughout and a good draw from start to finish. La Gloria Cubana Cigar Britanicas 2017
The factory name “Británicas” is applied to a unique shape in the world of Havanas. It can best be described as a “Perfecto”, but it has the distinction of a wider aperture at the foot than is customary for cigars of this type, which makes it easier to light up and get going. Why and when the name “Británicas” was chosen by the Cuban industry is unknown, but it seems certain that it was first made for the British market. The shape survived to the present century because it was adopted by Romeo y Julieta for a cigar named the Celestial Finos, which ceased production in 2002.
La Gloria Cubana Britanicas Extra Cigar (UK Regional Edition – 2017) – Box of 10