|The Bernie Parent BSB No. 1 cigar is getting
two additional vitolas.
The Bernie Parent Cigar BSB No. 1 line, the second sports celebrity line launched by Rocky Patel Premium Cigas is getting two additional sizes. This follows up the original Bernie Parent BSB No. 1 which was made in a limited release this past December. Information of these new cigars was reported by Cigar Aficionado.
The original Bernie Parent BSB No. 1 vitola was a short robusto. The new vitolas add a torpedo and a toro size.
Only 500 boxes of the original Bernie Paent BSB No. 1 were produced. The new sizes will also be limited with 400 boxes of each size being used. Plans are for the cigar to arrive at retailers by early May.
On Bernie Parent’s web-site, he indicated there would be some banding changes to the line.
The original Bernie Parent BSB No. 1 scored a 91 in our assessment.
According to the article, the binder and filler are Nicaraguan. This is something that was not known at the time of our original assessment.
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Habano
BSB No. 1: 4 x 54 (Petite robusto)
HOF ’84: 6 1/4 x 52 (Torpedo)
Between the Pipes: 6 1/2 x 56 (Toro)