Box of 25 6 1/2 x 48,
Rated 95 Cigar Aficionado: Feb 01, 2023
The San Cristóbal de La Habana Mercaderes, exclusive to La Casa del Habano, is a gem within the realm of Cuban cigars, launched to commemorate and celebrate the wealth of Cuban culture and tradition in cigar making. Dedicated to the Mercaderes, one of the most historic streets in Havana, this cigar encapsulates the essence of the city and its legacy as the heart of the tobacco world.
Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the Mercaderes stands out for its elegant format, promising an immersive and satisfying smoking experience. Each cigar is made with tobaccos selected from the finest fields of Vuelta Abajo, renowned for producing the world’s finest and richest tobacco. This careful selection ensures that each puff delivers a rich experience in flavors and aromas, characteristic of San Cristóbal de La Habana.
The San Cristóbal de La Habana Mercaderes is characterized by a perfect balance between complexity and smoothness. Smokers can anticipate notes of coffee, cocoa, vanilla, and a hint of sweetness, complemented by nuances of earth and spices that are the hallmark of Cuban tobaccos. The flavor’s evolution throughout the smoke guarantees a dynamic and rewarding experience, with the quality and consistency that aficionados have come to expect from San Cristóbal de La Habana.
Exclusivity and Presentation
The exclusivity of the Mercaderes, available only through La Casa del Habano, makes it a coveted addition for collectors and connoisseurs. Presented in beautifully designed boxes that pay homage to its Havana inspiration, each cigar is both a visual work of art and an exceptional smoking experience. This attention to detail in presentation underscores the brand’s commitment to excellence and luxury.
How to Enjoy the Mercaderes
The Mercaderes is ideally enjoyed in moments of tranquility and reflection, allowing the smoker to fully immerse themselves in the richness of its flavors. Pairing it with an aged Cuban rum or a strong espresso enhances the cigar’s complex flavor profiles, creating an unforgettable sensory experience.
The San Cristóbal de La Habana Mercaderes is a tribute to the tradition, culture, and art of cigar making in Cuba. Offering a smoking experience as rich and historic as the street it is named after, this La Casa del Habano exclusive not only satisfies the palate but also captures the spirit of Havana, making each smoke a celebration of the Cuban legacy in the tobacco world.