At the 2016 IPCPR Trade Show, Rocky Patel Premium Cigars introduced a new offering in The Edge Connecticut line. This one is a 7 x 70 size known as the Howitzer.
It was back in 2014 when Rocky Patel Premium Cigars introduced the Howitzer size into The Edge lines. At the time the Howitzer was added to Edge Maduro and Edge Corojo lines. The Edge Connecticut Howitzer becomes the third 7 x 70 offering under The Edge blends.
Edge Connecticut was previously known as The Edge Lite. The Howitzer size brings the total number of vitolas in the blend to six. The Edge Connecticut Howitzer will be available in ten count boxes.
At a glance, here is a look at The Edge Connecticut:
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut
Filler: Honduran, Nicaragua
Country of Origin: Honduras
Howitzer: 7 z 70
Robusto: 5 1/2 x 50
Toro: 6 x 52
Torpedo: 6 x 52
Double Corona: 7 1/2 x 52
Battalion: 6 x 60