Wholesale distributor Alliance Cigar recently announced they have become the exclusive distributor for a new line extension to My Father Cigar’ Flor De Las Antillas line. The Flor De Las Antillas DeSocio adds a 5 3/4 x 54 vitola into the lie. Information on this announcement was communicated in the recent summer newsletter of Alliance Cigar.
The Flor de las Antillas is a Nicaraguan puro that was released by My Father Cigars in 2012. The box-press robusto cigar scored a 92 on Cigar Coop, and the toro size is well-known for being Cigar Aficionado’s #1 Cigar of the Year for 2012.
The Flor de la Antillas DeSocio is currently available from Alliance Cigar. There also is a vitola in the Alec Bradley Tempus line called DeSocio that measures 6 1/2 x 54.
Wrapper: Nicaraguan Sun-Grown
For completeness, we list the eight currently available vitolas at press time:
DeSocio: 5 3/4 x 54 (Retail exclusive to Alliance Cigar Distributors in New York)
Toro Grande: 6 x 60 (Retail exclusive to Binny’s in Illinois)
Short Churchill: 6 1/2 x 48 (Retail exclusive to Holt’s in Philadelphia)
Lancero: 7 1/2 x 38 (Retail exclusive to Up in Smoke in Texas)
Belicoso: 5 1/2 x 52
Robusto: 5 x 50
Toro: 6 x 52
Toro Gordo: 6 1/2 x 56