Davidoff’s latest installment of its annual Chinese New Year series is heading into widespread release. Today Davidoff announced the details of the Davidoff Year of the Dog 2018 Limited Edition.
Each installment of the series has had a unique blend and vitola and is named for one of the animals that are a part of the Chinese Zodiac. The Year of the Dog blend consists of a Habano Ecuador wrapper over Dominican binder and filler. The size selected is a 7 x 50 Churchill. The cigars will be available in ten-count boxes with each cigar priced at $39.00 SRP. The total production of the Davidoff Year of the Dog is 9,000 boxes globally.
“With its exceptional Gran Churchill cigar and stunning accompanying accessories, the Davidoff Year of the Dog Limited Edition 2018 is the perfect gift for anyone who wants to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Highly anticipated by collectors and aficionados across the globe, this limited edition will delight the fortunate few who will manage to acquire it. There is no better way to celebrate than with a cigar. This extraordinary cigar will certainly become a good friend of yours like that of man’s best friend, his dog,” said Charles Awad, Senior Vice President – Chief Marketing Officer at Oettinger Davidoff AG in a press release.
Wrapper: Habano Ecuador Claro
Binder: Dominican San Vincente Seco
Filler: Dominican Piloto (Seco, Viso), San Vincente (Ligero), Nicaraguan Estelí (Seco)
Country of Origin: Dominican Republic (TABADOM)
Churchill: 7 x 50
Davidoff Chinese New Year Series
For reference, here is a look at the Chinese New Year series to date:
2012: Davidoff Year of the Dragon (Limited Asia Release)
2013: Davidoff Year of the Snake
2014: Davidoff Year of the Horse
2015: Davidoff Year of the Sheep
2016: Davidoff Year of the Monkey
2017: Davidoff Year of the Rooster
2018: Davidoff Year of the Dog
Photo Credits: © Oettinger Davidoff AG, used with permission