Atladis USA has announced it will be adding a fourth size to its RyJ by Romeo y Julieta line.  The new size will be 5 1/2 x 44 Corona and be packaged under the name “Gold Edition”.  Altadis USA has said new new RyJ Corona is now available at retailers.

The RyJ was introduced in 2013 as a new line under Altadis’ Romeo y Julieta brand.  The unique thing about this line is it marked the first Nicaraguan puro to be released under the Romeo y Julieta line.  For the past two years, Altadis USA has put considerable focus on Nicaragua puros.  In addition to the Romeo y Julieta RyJ, Altadis has released Nicaragua puros in the Juan Lopez brand (Juan Lopez), VegaFina (VegaFina Nicaragua), and  Montecristo (Montecristo Espada) lines.

In terms of the “Gold Edition” packaging, the RyJ Corona will be packaged in gold colored boxes saying “New Release Gold Edition”.  The remainder of the RyJ line has white colored boxes.  Like the remainder of the RyJ line, the RyJ Corona will come in 20 count boxes.

At a glance, here is a look at the RyJ line:

Blend Profile

As mentioned the RyJ is a Nicaraguan puro. The cigar itself is made in Honduras.

Wrapper: Nicaraguan Corojo Jalapa
Binder: Double Nicaraguan – Jalapa and Esteli
Filler: Nicaraguan (Jalapa, Esteli and La Mia)

Country of Origin: Honduras

Vitolas Available

As mentioned the RyJ Corona becomes the fourth size in the RyJ line.

Corona: 5 1/2 x 44
Bully Grande: 5 x 54
Toro: 6 x 52
Pirmaide: 6 1/8 x 54