- This launch incorporates a new vitola into the Romeo y Julieta portfolio with a heavy ring gauge and shorter length, a format that is increasingly appreciated by fans.
presents the new Romeo y Julieta Petit Royales (47ring gauge x 95 mm length), a totally new vitola that is incorporated into the brand’s regular portfolio.
With a heavy ring gauge and short length, this is a in line with the current trend in formats increasingly demanded by enthusiasts around the world. The new Petit Royales provide all the aroma, balance and complexity in nuances of Romeo y Julieta, the classic medium strength flavour Habano, in a short smoking time.
Romeo y Julieta Petit Royales will be released in two presentations, a 25-unit box and a 3-tube case.
All Romeo y Julieta brand Habanos are made con – Totally Handmade with Long Filler – with selected leaves from *, the best tobacco-growing region in the world, in *, Cuba*.
Romeo y Julieta is a historic brand of Habanos, founded in 1875. Winston Churchill was one of the brand’s most devoted smokers. Since his visit to Havana in 1946, his name has been used on some bands and the brand’s best-known vitola was named after him: Churchills of Romeo y Julieta.
* (D.O.P.) Protected Denominations of Origin
||Romeo y Julieta
||47 ring gauge x 95 mm length
||25-unit Labelled Box (CB)
||Aluminium tube in a 3-unit case
The Havana-based company, jointly owned by the Cuban industry and the British Imperial Tobacco Group, which markets all 27 Habanos
The official Denominación de Origen Protegida (D.O.P.), or Protected Denomination of Origin used only to describe the most outstanding brands of cigars, which are manufactured in Cuba to the most exacting standards established by the Regulatory Council
, from tobaccos grown only in particular areas of the island that are also protected as Denominations of Origin. In English the word translates as Havanas, which are widely considered to be the best cigars in the world.
Totally by hand. A description created in Havana to differentiate between Cuban methods of making cigars by hand from the semi-mechanised metods used elsewhere that can legally be described as "Hecho a Mano" or "Hand Made".
Long filler. Filler that is made from full-length tobacco leaves.
The finest tobacco-growing land in the world, Vuelta Abajo
is the main source of tobacco for Habanos
, and the only zone that grows all types of leaf: wrappers, fillers and binders. A Protected Denomination of Origin.
The name of the region that embraces all of the important growing zones in the west of Cuba, and the name of the provincial capital. A Protected Denomination of Origin.