All Cuban Cigar Releases for 2016.
- Limited Edition
- Regular Production
- Habanos Añejados
- La Casa del Habanos Release
- Special Releases
- Regional Releases
As of January 2017 we are still awaiting release of the Montecristo Dantes. It has been reported that the Dantes will begin shipping mid to late February. The Dantes is the last of the three 2016 Limited Editions to be released, after the Romeo Y Julieta Capuletos and Trinidad Topes.
Released towards the end of 2016, the Trinidad Topes is well regarded amongst smokers. At 56 ring gauge, the Topes up until 2016 is the second largest ring gauge after the Cohiba Robustos Supremos.
Like other vitolas within the Trinidad line, the Topes has the unmistakable pigtail foot.
Released in January 2017 in the United Kingdom, the H. Upmann Magnum 54 is a short, stubby sized cigar, slightly shorter than a Robusto however makes up for it with a impressive 54 ring gauge.
An upcoming 2016 release. Nothing much is known as of yet other than it will possibly Petit Coronas in size.
La Casa del Habanos Release
Released in early 2017, the Hoyo de Monterrey Elegantes is currently quite difficult to obtain.
Currently unknown when the Punch Punch 48 will be released, however an image surfaced online in in November 2016 of the release, with a new, redesigned La Casa del Habanos band.
Cuba - Saint Luis Rey Marquez - Cuban Regional Edition
First pictures of the Saint Luis Rey Marquez started to appear on social media accounts in November 2016.
Germany - Bolívar Tesoro - German Regional Edition
Due to be released on the week starting February 13th 2017, the Bolívar Tesoro is a Salomón sized cigar, that is due to be limited to 6000 boxes of 10 cigars. It is expected the pricing to be set at €22.50 per cigar.
This is the second 2016 Regional Edition to be named Tesoro, after the Saint Luis Rey Tesoros that was released only a week before this Regional Edition.
Lebanon - Bolívar Byblos - Lebanon Regional Edition
Mexico - Edmundo Dantes Conde Belicoso - Mexican Regional Edition
Released on the week commencing 19th December 2016, the Conde Belicoso is the third Mexican Regional Edition released under the Edmundo Dantes brand after the El Conde 109 and Edmundo Dantes Conde 54.
Spain - Saint Luis Rey Tesoros - Spanish Regional Edition
Released in the week starting the 13th of February, the Saint Luis Rey Tesoros is the 2016 Spanish Regional Edition. Presented in dress boxes of ten, the Tesoros reminds me slightly of another recent Spanish Regional Edition, the Ramon Allónes Caprichos.
It is expected that a box of the Saint Luis Rey Tesoros will retail for €80 euros.
Switzerland - Juan López Eminentes - Swiss Regional Edition
Switzerland - Punch Supremos - Swiss Regional Edition
Released on Friday, 19th March initially to the three Swiss La Casa del Habano stores. The Supremos is available in two formats, boxes of ten and one hundred commemorative humidors, each holding fifty cigars taken from the overall production. Price of box at launch was 250 CHF.
Box: LAU NOV 15
Due for release in the second week of April 2016, according to The La Casa del Habano in Knokke.
The Netherlands - Diplomáticos El Ambajador - Dutch Regional Edition
Released in March 2016.