SELECTED TOBACCO RELEASES TWO NEW SIZES IN BYRON
April 28th, 2015 – Founded in 1850, the brand Bryron is without a doubt
one of the oldest brands in the world. Selected Tobacco is pleased to
announce 2 new sizes and updated packaging.
The Serie Siglo XIX which is carefully blended by Nelson Alfonso to best
represent Cuban Cigars of the 19th Century is now available in a 6 x 56,
known as the Grand Poemas.
The Serie Siglo XX also blended by Nelson Alfonso represents Cuban Cigars
of the 20th Century is also available in a 6 x 56, knowns as Habaneros.
Available in 3 other sizes:
Petit Poemas (4 x 50), Poemas (4.875 x 52) and Londineses (5.5 x 54)
Since the beginning Byron was destined to unite smokers with exquisite
taste and today Byron continues to deliver a superior cigar that is the
epitome of luxury.
Both cigars are the largest Byrons to date and as a result each blend is
tweaked a bit with a higher priming to maintain the strength and flavor
despite the larger ring gauge format.
Each cigar is protected inside a Humitube®, a unique real and effective
humidifier cigar tube chamber system that lets the cigar receive a slow
humidity through the wall of the tube that makes a balanced humidified
cigar at all its lengths.
The Byron has a retail of $33 and are available in three packs with an MSRP
of $98.99. The cigar is set to get a full release at IPCPR in New Orleans July
About Selected Tobacco
Selected Tobacco is the brainchild of Nelson Alfonso who has designed some
of the best known Cuban brands in the world, including the design of Cohiba
Behike. He is also the Master Blender for Atabey, Byron and Bandolero which
are distributed in the United States by United Cigar Group.
About United Cigar Group
United Cigar Group is the distributor for all Selected Tobacco Products in the
United States as well as the Garofolo, Fleur de la Reine, La Gianna and the
soon to be released KILO. They can be found on the web at
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