Illusione Epernay Cigars
Easily considered one of the best cigars being produced today, the Illusione Epernay, created by Dion Giolito, is a balanced and nuanced smoke blended to be sweeter and slightly milder than the original Illusione line. Awarded the #3 spot of Cigar Aficionado's Top 25 Cigars of 2011 list, these Nicaraguan puros combine the finest shade-grown Corojo '99 Rosado wrapper and choice Corojo and Criollo filler tobaccos to deliver an excellent medium-bodied smoke. These cigars are produced in the venerable Raices Cubanas factory, which is also considered one of the best in the industry. Don't miss out on these hard-to-find boutique cigars, because you won't find many cigars better than this one!
The Illusione Epernay Serie 2009 cigars originally debuted in 2008 through the e c c j 15th limited release. From this blend, Epernay has been made into four unique and exciting sizes with a combination of Criollo and Corojo tobaccos. The cigar is finished with a superior grade ‘A’ Café Rosado wrapper leaf. The Illusione Epernay cigar brand is a very complex and perfectly balanced cigar that’s loaded with flavor, hints of coffee, earth and sweetness and a rounded creamy floral finish. Other outstanding smoke from the people at Tropical Tobacco / Casa Fernandez who are producing some of the finished smokes from their Miami line, Viaje Cigars and the new Los Hermanos cigars of which 4 of Cigar Aficionados top 25 cigars of 2010 was award to the good folks at Casa Fernandez.
Country of Origin Nicaragua
Blender Dion Giolito
Strength Medium -Full
Grade Hand Rolled / Long Filler
Color Colorado Maduro
Binder / Filler Nicaragua / Nicaragua
Wrapper Nicaraguan Corojo