Pospiech Cigars has finally released the details around its long-awaited Powstanie Connecticut. This is the first regular production cigar added under the Powstanie brand since the brand’s inception in 2015
The Powstanie Connecticut first was seen as a part of Puro Sabor 2023 where it was given to attendees. Now Powstanie will give the cigar a full launch at the 2023 Premium Cigar Association (PCA) Trade Show.
The blend consists of an Ecuadorian-grown Connecticut Shade wrapper over a Connecticut Binder and Nicaraguan fillers. The cigar comes in four sizes – each presented in 21-count boxes: Robusto (5 x 50, $11.20 SRP/cigar), Short Perfecto (5 x 50, SRP $11.20 SRP/cigar), Belicoso (5 1/2 x 52, $11.40 SRP/cigar, Toro (6 x 52, $12.00 SRP/cigar). Production comes from Fabrica de Tabacos NicaSueño.
“We are thrilled to introduce the Powstanie Connecticut Blend to the market,” said Mike Szcepankiewicz, Co-owner of Powstanie Cigars and Pospiech Distribution in a press release. “Our team has dedicated extensive time and expertise to craft a cigar that exemplifies our commitment to excellence. The Connecticut shade wrapper adds a touch of refinement to the blend, providing a smooth and delightfully bold smoking experience. We are confident that our loyal customers and new enthusiasts alike will find the Powstanie Connecticut Blend to be one of a kind as well as the best Connecticut released at this years show.”
The 2023 PCA Trade Show opens July 7, 2023, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
At a glance, here is a look at the Powstanie Connecticut:
Blend and Origin
Wrapper: Ecuadorian Connecticut
Binder: Pennsylvania Broadleaf
Country of Origin: Nicaragua
Factory: Fabrica de Tabacos NicaSueño
Robusto: 5 x 50
Short Perfecto: 5 x 50
Belicoso: 5 1/2 x 52
Toro: 6 x 52