Blanco Cigars is heading to Malaysia and all other Asian markets. Distributor Cigar Emperor, who recently signed Jas Sum Kral and Davtian amongst others, announced that they joined the Blanco Cigars family.
Cigar Emperor will start with Liga Exclusiva in the Shade and Maduro variety, the Blanco Nine and the Blanco Nine JT Limitado.
The Liga Exclusiva de Familia Connecticut Shade is made from Nicaraguan fillers and binders with a Honduran grown Connecticut Shade wrapper from U.S. seed. The Maduro version has a Pennsylvania Broadleaf Maduro wrapper over Nicaraguan fillers and binders. The Blanco Nine is a Nicaraguan puro with all ligero fillers, a binder from Jalapa and an Oscuro Corojo wrapper. The Blanco Nine JT Limitado is also a puro with four different tobaccos in the filler, a ligero binder from Jalapa and a Habano ligero wrapper. All from Nicaragua.
The cigars are made at the Plasencia factory in Esteli, Nicaragua. David Blanco and Nestor Andres Plasencia are cousins.