Romeo y Julieta

Below the list of products you find the story about the Cuban brand Romeo y Julieta.

Romeo y Julieta was founded in 1875 by Inocencio Alvarez and Manin Garcia. The name is after William Shakespeare’s famous tragedy Romeo y Julieta.

In 1903 Don ‘Pepin’ Rodríguez acquired the brand Romeo y Julieta. He traveled constantly across Europe and America, to promote his brand.  Because his salesmanship, the brand became very popular around the world among wealthy customers. The wealthy customers like to get their own cigar band. During his hey day no less than 20,000 different bands were used in production.

Sir Winston Churchill was perhaps the brand’s most famous devotee. The flagship cigar of the brand is named in his honor, known as the Churchill. In the 21st century the arrival of additional sizes using his name. The so called Short Churchills, Wide Churchills and Petit Churchills you have to try them.

Romeo y Julieta cigars are totally hand made with a medium bodied aromatic blend made with tobacco from the Vuelta Abajo zone.