A Complete Guide To Gran Habano Cigars

A boutique cigar brand whose name rings bells around the globe, Gran Habano was launched in 2003 by the father-and-son cigar-making team of Guillermo Rico and his son, George A. Rico. Offering an array of diverse premium tobacco blends to appease cigar-lovers of every distinction, the best-selling Gran Habano has cemented itself as one of the most popular brands in the industry. From the classically mellow Gran Habano #1 Connecticut, to the medium-bodied and savory Gran Habano #3 Habano, to the powerful Gran Habano #5 Corojo, and beyond, each blend in the Gran Habano cigars line-up delivers two things flawlessly: unmistakable, satisfying flavor, and a sharp, maintenance-free burn. Browse our selection of these solid smokes and get familiar with the unmatched character of Gran Habano now.

Gran Habano #1 Connecticut

W – Ecuador

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Mellow

Origin: Honduras

Crafted in Honduras using rich Nicaraguan tobaccos beneath a golden-hued Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper leaf, Gran Habano #1 Connecticut cigars hold a wealth of satisfying flavor beneath their shining veneer. Masterfully mellow in body, these silky smokes serve up deeply creamy, woody, and nutty flavor with an ultra-smooth finish. If only all cigars were so effortlessly enjoyable as this one.

Gran Habano #3 Habano

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Mexico

Strength: Medium

Origin: Honduras

Boasting a curious combination of tobaccos from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Mexico, the Gran Habano #3 Habano introduces a unique profile with cool complexity to your premium cigar collection. Medium in strength, the #3 Habano is gushing with rich flavors. Earth, pepper, leather, and honey sweetness emerge in elegant succession as this adventurous blend burns to your absolute satisfaction.

Gran Habano #5 Corojo

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Full

Origin: Honduras

The commanding taste and full-bodied strength of the powerful Gran Habano #5 Corojo is nothing short of legendary. The powerful #5 Corojo is rolled using an effusive Nicaraguan Corojo leaf around its core of lively Nicaraguan Habano tobaccos to create an explosion of deep flavors. Once ignited, there’s no stopping its spicy parade of earthy and zesty tasting tones backed by a warm richness in every potent draw. For experienced cigar-folk only.

Gran Habano #5 Corojo Maduro

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Costa Rica, Nicaragua

Strength: Full

Origin: Honduras

A darker and smoother take on the unprecedented power of the #5 Corojo, the Gran Habano #5 Corojo Maduro introduces new levels of complexity to the best-selling cigar line. Using an extensively-fermented Corojo Maduro leaf around a lavish mix of Costa Rican and Nicaraguan tobaccos, the Corojo #5 Maduro is silky in delivery of its layered flavors while maintaining the might of its predecessor. Tones of earth, chocolate, almond, cinnamon, espresso, and more unfold while the #5 Maduro lulls the senses into a profound new realm of pleasure.

Gran Habano Gran Reserva #5

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua

Strength: Full

Origin: Honduras

What if the strong and savory Corojo #5 was rolled using 100% vintage tobaccos? That’s the exact question that the Gran Habano Gran Reserva #5 addresses, and I think you’re going to like the answer.

With a Nicaraguan Corojo wrapper harvested in 2005 spun around a 2005 Habano binder and Habano fillers plucked from the country’s top growing regions in 2003 and 2004, this carefully-crafted puro matches its formidable strength with exceptional smoothness. Prepare to be carried away in a gentle, steady flood of earthy, savory, and zesty flavor.

Gran Habano S.T.K. Black Dahlia

W – Nicaragua

B – Nicaragua

F – Nicaragua, Colombia, Costa Rica

Strength: Full

Origin: Honduras

George A. Rico’s full-bodied boutique creation, the S.T.K. Black Dahlia uses a Nicaraguan shade grown corojo wrapper, dual Nicaraguan Habano binders, and carefully selected Nicaraguan, Colombian, and Costa Rican filler leaves to create an eruption of nutty and woodsy flavor with balanced notes of coffee and spice. These seamlessly-rolled, cedar-wrapped smokes offer complex taste that finds the perfect mid-point between adventure and relaxation.

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