Montecristo

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Online Montecristo buy tax free is the best known and probably the most appreciated brand of Habanos throughout the world. The Montecristo No. 2 is the most popular Cuban cigar and the Montecristo No.4 is the most sold cigar worldwide.

It’s name Montecristo comes from a novel  ‘The Count of Montecristo’, which was a firm favourite when read by the Lector to the Torcedores (cigar makers) when they roll the cigars at the factory. The brand  Montecristo was founded in 1935.

The original Montecristo range is numbered from 1 to 5.  Today they still consists added with a very wide collection of vitolas so everyone has his or here own favourite.  In 2004 the 52 ring gauge Edmundo size was introduced in recognition of the trend for heavy gauge sizes, and a shorter version, the Petit Edmundo, followed two years later.  Why Edmundo? It is the first name of Edmundo Dantes, the hero of Dumas’ novel.

2009 saw the introduction of a new Series, Montecristo Open, consisting of four sizes blended to a lighter flavor than other sizes in Montecristo’s range and aimed at a new generation of smokers, who enjoy the pleasures of outdoor pursuits.

In 2018 was the first release of the new 1935 line of Montecristo with 3 cigar models the Dumas, Maltes and the Leyenda. These premium cigars have an extra cigar band on the foot of the cigar. The Montecristo 1935 line is a full bodied cigar.

Beside of the classic line with a medium to full taste is the Open line medium bodied.

All sizes are made with the best tobacco from Vuelta Abajo, the home of the best tobacco of the world.

The Montecristo’s are long filler cigars and of course totally hand made.