The La Palina Blue Label, a cigar previously offered as an exclusive cigar to the Tobacconists Association of America for 2018, is now becoming a regular production line in the La Palina portfolio. In addition to the TAA Toro size becoming regular production, La Palina will also add Robusto and Gordo offerings.
The blend for the La Palina Blue Label features a Habano wrapper over a Honduran binder and a combination of Honduran and Nicaraguan fillers. The new Robusto size measures 6 1/2 x 52 while the Gordo size is a 6 x 60.
La Palina has also taken its 2016 and 2017 TAA releases into regular production. The 2016 TAA release, Bill’s Blend became the La Palina Illumination Toro. The 2017 TAA release, the La Palina Bronze Label Toro was also moved into regular production and also had a Robusto and Gordo size added.
At a glance, here is a look at the La Palina Blue Label:
Blend and Origin
Filler: Honduran, Nicaraguan
Country of Origin: Honduras
Factory: El Paraiso
Robusto: 5 1/2 x 50
Toro: 6 1/2 x 52
Gordo: 6 x 60