Montecristo is one of the most famous, and trusted brands in the cigar world today. First manufactured in 1935 Cuba by Alonzo Menendez and Pepe Garcia , this brand is currently manufactured in the Dominican Republic is now owned by Altadis USA, who controls its distribution and marketing in the United States.
This brand was inspired by the adventure novel, “The Count of Monte Cristo”, which was a popular novel among cigar rollers in their factory, and read by the lector on the rolling floor in the early 1900s.
Made with the highest-grade Connecticut shade wrappers and the finest blend of Dominican filler and binder tobaccos, these classic mellow-tasting masterpieces have the perfect blend, solid construction, well-balanced flavor, and subtle sweetness to create an unforgettable smoking experience for everyone. Not just a fine cigar, but perhaps the finest Montecristo.
Featured Montecristo Cigars:
Classic Churchill: Medium
A modern day classic with a proud heritage that dates back to Havana Cuba in 1935, Montecristo Classic Churchill sets the standard of excellence by which all other Dominican cigars are judged. To create this masterpiece, the company employs a lustrous golden brown Connecticut Shade wrapper paired with the finest aged Dominican binder and filler. The perfect balance of smooth, coffee, nut, and warm spice flavors that are mellow in strength, have made this 7 × 54 ring cigar a standout choice among seasoned enthusiasts for many years.
Especial No.1 Lonsdale: Medium
Montecristo Classic premium cigars are the patriarch of this much-heralded Dominican brand. This is the original smooth blend that made this brand a household name in America. The Especial No.1 is a delicious Lonsdale. This thin cigar offers the perfect balance of smooth and warm creamy flavors that have kept the loyal Montecristo minions in stogy bliss for many decades. Every Especial No.1 resides in the classic yellow dress box featuring 20 of these fine cigars.
White Toro: Medium
The Montecristo White Toro, available in a 20-pack, is a popular size and an excellent choice for fans of the original Montecristo cigars looking for a new and exciting blend. A Nicaraguan binder and a blend of Dominican & Nicaraguan long-fillers wrapped around a lush Ecuadorian Connecticut Shade wrapper makes this cigar a worthy, must try addition to this legendary brand.