H.UPMANN

H.UPMANN

History of H.UPMANN

These mild to medium bodied cigars have a very smooth and subtle flavor that has been its hallmark since its introduction in 1844. A great favorite among aficionados, the history of this brand began around 1840, when Herman Upmann, banker and almost fanatical cigar enthusiast, offered to open a branch of his family-owned bank in Havana Cuba. In 1844, he (not surprisingly) invested in a cigar factory, and from then until 1922, the company traded as both a bank and a cigar business. In that year, both companies failed, and a British firm, J. Frankau & Co., saved the brand and ran the cigar factory until 1935. It was then sold to the newly-founded Menendez y Garcia Company. And so it was that a legend was re-born. Characteristically, Upmanns offer a smooth, subtle, mild to medium smoke. These cigars are great for beginners, but appeal to the day-time tastes of seasoned connoisseurs. Their larger sizes are among the most rare and sought-after cigars in the world.

H.UPMANN Magnum 46 (AGED GLA NOV08) Pack of 3

Magnum 46 (AGED GLA NOV08)
Magnum 46 (AGED GLA NOV08)
  • Ring Gauge: 46
  • Taste: Spicy
  • Cigar length: 143 mm / 5.63'
  • Strength: Medium to Full Body
  • Vitola: Corona Gorda

Time flies that 2008 is now classified as vintage right?! These lovely tubos cigars are lovely with an aperitif, with some subtle sweetness at the beginning before finishing with more leather and saltiness. A real journey to behold!

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