Leon Jimenes Connecticut Petites are medium bodied small cigars in 10 tins of 10 petit cigars. Machine made by the La Aurora factory – oldest in the Dominican Republic. This landmark operation produces of some of the finest smokes on the planet. Leon Jimenes Connecticut Petites cigars are made with specially light Connecticut seed wrappers grown in Ecuador, along with a well-aged recipe of Dominican and Nicaraguan long leaf tobaccos. This light blend is intended for those who like smooth and elegant smokes. Meticulously constructed, the result is a consistently flavorful, medium-bodied taste and pleasant aroma. Easy on the eyes, palate and wallet. Get yours today from Cigar Country.
Leon Jimenes Connecticut Petites is produced in a large modern company with a diversified offer, great prestige and presence in all world markets. Its growth has been continuous and sustainable since it was founded in 1903. The Leon Jimenes brand bears the family name of La Aurora founder, Eduardo Leon Jimenes. La Aurora wanted to create a cigar to honor Eduardo, and his brother Herminio Leon Jimenes, the man that kept alive the Leon’s family legacy and tradition when Eduardo died in 1937. Released in 1953, Leon Jimenes uses the timelessly popular silky Connecticut shade wrapper. Today, the company is led by his grandson, Guillermo Leon Herbert. Master Blender and President Guillermo, remains true to the original values of this family business: honesty, integrity and passion for excellence.
Fifty years after it was opened, La Aurora started the production of the Leon Jimenes Connecticut brand. The goal was to design a blend using the trendy Connecticut wrapper leaf consumers were growing so fond of. Nowadays considered a relentlessly consistent blend from one of the premier cigar factories in the world.
Product Type: Premium machine made cigars
Unique product attributes: Leon Jimenes Connecticut Petites is a medium bodied petit cigar with an easy draw, fantastic burn, and flavorful profile that have made this brand a Dominican Classic. Delicious short smoke perfect for those on the run. The pocket sized 10 petites tin is ideal for traveling.
Tasting Notes: Hints of wood, cocoa notes, creaminess, nuts
Created in: 1953
Born in: Santiago
Made in: Dominican Republic
Master Blender: Guillermo Leon
Owners: Leon Family
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