At the 2016 IPCPR Trade Show, Padilla Cigar Company is bring back a blend from its past, the Padilla 1932 Oscuro. This time, the cigar will feature a new blend and a new factory.
In a March report to Cigar Aficionado, Company President Ernesto Padilla commented that the Padilla 1932 Oscuro will now be made at Fabrica de Tabacos Raíces Cubanas S. de R.L. The wrapper to the new Padilla 1932 Oscuro uses a Habano Oscuro wrapper proprietary to that factory. In addition, the cigar incorporates Nicaraguan binder and filler. The cigar is being made in six vitolas. Each of the boxes will come in 20 count boxes.
The original Padilla 1932 Oscuro was launched in 2006 as a limited edition offshoot to the original Padilla 1932 Signature.
At a glance, here is a look at the Padilla 1932 Oscuro:
Wrapper: Habano Oscuro
Binder: Nicaraguan Criollo and Corojo 99
Filler: Ligero Esteli Corojo 99, Viso Jalapa Criollo
Country of Origin: Honduras (Fabrica de Tabacos Raíces Cubanas S. de R.L)
Robusto: 5 x 50 (SRP $8.00)
Toro: 6 x 50 (SRP $8.50)
Torpedo: 6 1/4 x 52 (SRP $8.25)
Double Toro: 6 x 60 (SRP $9.00)
Lancero: 7 1/2 x 41 (SRP $9.00)
Churchill: 7 x 48 (SRP $8.25)
Photo Credit: Padilla Cigar Company