Ortega Asrie D Maduro Lancero

Ortega Premium Cigars president Eddie Ortega posted a message on his Facebook account that the lancero vitola of the Ortega Serie D Maduro blend is getting ready to ship.

Ortega’s Facebook post read:

Got some great news yesterday. Serie D Lanceros should be here end of next week…please call your rep if you sell lanceros…they are going quite fast and will not get many first shipment. Only in boxes of 10; round not BP; Maddie only.
The Ortega Serie D Maduro Lancero made its debut in March as originally an event only cigar for Washington DC’s DC Tweet Up event.  The lancero becomes the seventh vitola in the Serie D Maduro line.  It is the first vitola in the line to not be a box press.  Ortega indicated the lancero would only be available in the Serie D Maduro.
Blend Profile
Th blend for the Ortega Serie D Madurp is as follows:
Wrapper: San Andres Mexican Maduro
Binder: Esteli, Nicaraguan
Filler Esteli/Jalapa Nicaraguan (Viso and Ligero)
Vitolas Available
No official dimensions of the Ortega Serie D Maduro lancer were released.  When we assessed the cigar, we reported it as a 6 1/2 inch cigar.
Lancero: Not disclosed
No. 6: 4 1/2 x 48
No. 7: 5 x 46
No. 12: 5 x 52
No. 8: 5 1/2 x 50
No. 10: 6 x 52
No. 20: 6 x 60