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Press Release: General Cigar New Product Info at a Glance

by Bryan Glynn, July 18, 2011
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General Cigar New Product Info at a Glance
Macanudo New Frontmarks
Macanudo Café Court (4 3/16” x 36), SRP is $14.99 for a tin containing 5 cigars. Available in November.

Macanudo Cru Royale Court (4 3/16” x 36), SRP is $12.99 for a tin containing 5 cigars. Available in November.

Macanudo Cru Royale Poco Gordo (4” x 60), SRP per cigar is $4.99. Available in August.

Macanudo Vintage 1997 Maduro Robusto (5 ½” x 50), SRP per cigar is $8.39. Available in November.

Cohiba Edición Diamante
A rare opportunity to own a piece of premium cigar history, only 100 of these humidors will be released.

Wrapper: Cameroon, from 1980 (same wrapper as Partagas 150)
Binder: Indonesian Jember
Filler: Dominican Piloto Cubano

Contains 150 never-before-released cigars. Humidor SRP is $4,125.

Debuts in December.

Six frontmarks:
Capa Reserva Robusto (5” x 49)
Capa Reserva Corona Especiale (6 1/2” x 42)
Capa Reserva Lonsdale Grande (6 1/4” x 47)
Capa Reserva Toro (6” x 54)
Capa Reserva Churchill (7” x 49)
Capa Reserva Gigante (6” x 60)

La Gloria Cubana Artesanos Retro Especiale
Inspired by an antique humidor, this collection spent eight years in the making.

Wrapper: CT Honduras
Binder: Nicaraguan and Mexican
Filler: Nicaraguan and Dominican ligero; Nicaraguan and Dominican

Debuts in mid-August at private tastings
Product will be available at retail in mid-September

Four frontmarks, each housed in boxes of 25:
SRP range is $7.00 to $8.15 per cigar

Taino (7” x 52) is $7.50 per cigar, or $187.50 per box
Habanero (6” x 52) is $7.25 per cigar, or $181.25 per box
Cubano (6 1/2” x 58) is $8.15 per cigar, or $203.75 per box
Club (5 ¾” x 47) is $7.00 apiece, or $175.00 per box

La Gloria Cubana Flechas Humidor Chest
Contains sizes and blends never-before-released under La Gloria Cubana “White Box” and Seri R collections.

White Box Wrapper: Ecuadoran Sumatra Serie R Wrapper: Ecuadoran Sumatra
Binder: Nicaraguan Binder: Nicaraguan
Filler: Dominican and Nicaraguan Ligero Filler: Proprietary Ligero

Flechas frontmark (6 ½” x 49)

Humidor chest SRP is $350 and contains 48 cigars each.
Only 250 sequentially-numbered humidors were made.
Debuts in November.
CAO OSA Sol
The first new collection created for CAO under the auspices of General Cigar

Wrapper: Olancho San Agustin, from the proprietary 2008 crop
Binder: Connecticut Broadleaf binder
Filler: Nicaraguan and Honduran

Debuts at retail in September

Three frontmarks, each housed in boxes of 25.
SRP range is $5.75 to $6.75

Lot 50 (5” x 50) is $5.75 per cigar, or $143.75 per box
Lot 54 (6” x 54) is $6.25 per cigar, or $156.25 per box
Lot 58 (6 ½” x 58) is $6.75 per cigar, or $168.75 per box

General Cigar Gift Items
Please see the folder titled “GC Gift Items” for product information and photos.

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