Leon Jimenes Prestige Churchill Tube
Leon Jimenes Prestige Churchill Tube follows in the foot steps of the original and now classic Connecticut blend. This time delivering a milder smoke. Prestige is handmade with specially light Connecticut seed wrappers grown in Ecuador, along with a well-aged recipe of Dominican, Nicaraguan and Peruvian long leaf tobaccos. It’s smooth flavor and balanced mild body is well-rounded in the mouth with no aggressive notes and plenty of relaxing pleasure. Makes it ideal for people that want to embark on the cigar enjoyment journey.
Leon Jimenes Prestige Churchill Tube is made by the La Aurora factory – oldest in the Dominican Republic, founded in 1903. This landmark operation produces of some of the finest smokes on the planet. The Leon Jimenes brand bears the family name of La Aurora founder, Eduardo Leon Jimenes. La Aurora wanted to create a cigar to honor him and his brother Herminio Leon Jimenes, the man that kept alive the Leon’s family legacy and tradition when Eduardo passed away in 1937. Released in 1953, the Leon Jimenes blend uses Connecticut wrapper for both the core line and the newer Prestige line. 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.
Almost 60 years after launching the Leon Jimenes brand, La Aurora started the production of the Prestige line. The goal was to design a blend using the ever popular Connecticut wrapper in a milder profile. Nowadays considered a relentlessly consistent blend from one of the premier cigar factories in the world. Leon Jimenes Prestige Churchill Tube is intended for those who like smooth and elegant smokes. Meticulously constructed, the result is a consistently flavorful, mild-bodied taste and pleasant aroma. Easy on the eyes, palate and wallet. Affordable luxury available here at Cigar Country. Perfect for beginners or your first cigar of the day.
Product Type: Premium handmade cigars
Remarkable product attributes: Connecticut shade mild bodied Churchill cigar with an easy draw, fantastic burn, and flavorful profile that have made this brand a Dominican Classic. Perfect brand for beginners to the cigar world or experienced smokers looking for a light, great value first smoke of the day. Packaged in black aluminum tubes that make it ideal for traveling.
Strength profile: Mild to Medium body
Master Blender Tasting Notes: Distinctive tabaquero flavors like cedar and leather, are the main notes of Leon Jimenes Prestige. In addition, its flawless and shiny Connecticut wrapper, delivers a special flavor of cocoa and nuts, at the end of the smoke. It is very full in the mouth with notes of cinnamon, red fruits and pastries.
Created in: 2011
Born in: Santiago
Made in: Dominican Republic
Master Blender: Guillermo Leon
Owners: Leon Family
For more size options in this same blend revisit Leon Jimenes Prestige.