About 18 months ago, many were surprised when La Flor Dominicana announced it was discontinuing the Coronado by La Flor line. Fans of that cigar have can now look forward to its return. The cigar will be rebranded La Flor Dominicana Coronado and include the La Flor Dominicana branding on it. Plans are for the La Flor Dominicana Coronado to be officially unveiled at the 2015 IPCPR Trade Show.
In terms of the blend, it will remain the same as it was The blend still features a Nicaraguan Habano wrapper over Dominican binder and filler. The five returning sizes were all previously part of original line.
The original Coronado by La Flor was marketed as a separate brand. In 2006, it was Cigar Aficionado’s #2 Cigar of the Year, and #1 non Cuban cigar for that year.
At a glance, here is a look at the La Flor Dominicana Coronado:
Wrapper: Nicaraguan Habano
Country of Origin: Dominican Republic (Tabacalera La Flor)
Corona Especial: 5 3/4 x 47
Toro: 6 x 52
Double Corona: 7 x 50
Double Toro: 7 x 54
Corona Gorda: 7 x 60
Photo Credits: La Flor Dominicana