At the 2014 IPCPR, Corporacion Cigar Export, the company run by the Reyes family announced a new line of cigars called Saga. Two blends were showcased at the trade show – the Saga Blend No. 7 and the Saga Golden Age.
While the Saga Golden Age is a Dominican puro, the Saga Blend No. 7 is a multi-national blend that features a Cubra wrapper. The cigar itself is being positioned that is being positioned as a medium-bodied but full flavored cigar.
Corporacion Cigar Export has a factory located in the Dominican Republic. The factory has recently been known for making such brands as Don Julio, Phil Zanghi’s Debonaire Cigars, and Royal Gold Cigars’ Kismet.
At a glance, here is a look at the Saga Blend No. 7:
Binder: Habano Dominicano
Filler: Mix of Central American and Dominican tobaccos
The Saga Blend No. 7 is being launched in three sizes:
Robusto: 5 1/2 x 50
Perfecto: 6 1/4 x 54
Toro Gordo: 6 1/2 x 58