Illusione has released details on new releases, product changes and repackaging of existing lines that were showcased at the IPCPR tradeshow.
Re-designed, re-packaged, and re-imagined. Cruzado draws from the mystical.
The earthly and the not-of-this-earth. Houdini struggled with the concept of the afterlife. Did Houdini escape his toughest shackles in death? Were secret coded messages received and sent back from beyond the physical world? Illusione cigars introduces 4 sizes, a short robusto, robusto, gordo and a Churchill. The blend is a combination of Criollo ’98 and Corojo ’99 tobaccos, and finished with a AAA grade Rosado Corojo wrapper. Made at TABSA in Esteli, Nicaragua. MSRP 8-12 USD.
A new line for 2016-2017. Garagiste is a medium to full-bodied cigar concentrating on the combination of 2 tobaccos, Viso Corojo, and Viso Criollo from a specific farm from Aganorsa fields. Sweet and spice are the focal efforts of this cigar. Garagiste is finished with an Ecuador Habano wrapper that has been put through final fermentation techniques at TABSA in Esteli, Nicaragua.
MSRP 8-12 USD.
Released in past limited editions, e c c j is now a regular production line that comes in 3 sizes – Robusto, Corona Gorda, and Churchill. Held to the same blend as the original, this cigar focuses on lower priming tobaccos from a specific Aganorsa farm. The cigar is mild to medium and finished with an “Epernay” corojo signature wrapper. MSRP 11-13 USD.
Released one time annually, singulare is now a regular production line that comes in 3 past releases, the Anunnaki, Misrerre, Phantom and the new Kadosh. Each cigar focusing on lower primings from specific farms from Aganorsa, and produced at TABSA in Esteli, Nicaragua. MSRP 8-13 USD.
Once a cigar made for single point store sales, Cigares Prive is now available to all retailers. The cigar comes in 3 sizes, a robusto, prensado ‘suave’ toro, and a 660. Cigares Prive is available in both SA Maduro and Corojo wrapper options. Made at TABSA in Esteli, Nicaragua. MSRP 8-9 USD.
Illusione Gigantes CT
Rothchildes CT / Gigantes CT
Both Rothchildes and Gigantes come in Ecuador Connecticut shade options. Made at TABSA in Esteli, Nicaragua. MSRP 5-8 USD.
Illusione HAUT 10 celebrates the company’s tenth year in business. A blend of Nicaraguan Criollo ’98 and Corojo ’99, and finished with a AAA grade Cafe Claro Corojo wrapper. This seco dominant blend is triple sorted to obtain the very best materials. Mild bodied, delicate and extremely complex. HAUT 10 comes in boxes of 12. 5 ½ x 52, robusto extra. $15.95 USD.
‘Concepcions’ 5 5/8 x 46 MSRP $9 USD
OP. NO. #3 Short Robusto MSRP $8 USD
OP NO. #8 Churchill MSRP 13 USD
OP. NO. #3 also comes in a limited packaging release to introduce the new size to the market.
Cigar News: Illusione Announces New Releases and Product Updates