Owned by Nicholas Melillo.  The company was formed in June of 2015 and introduced its first release, El Gueguense, in July 2015 at IPCPR.  


Melillo was previously Executive Vice President of International Operations at Drew Estate and is responsible for blending their most highly regarded blends.


Current blends:

  • El Gueguense - Made at TACSA in Esteli, Nicaragua.

  • The Tabernacle - Made at Tabacalera AJ Fernandez Cigars de Nicaragua S.A.

  • Charter Oak - Made at Tabacalera AJ Fernandez Cigars de Nicaragua S.A.

  • The Upsetters - Undisclosed factory in Esteli, Nicaragua.  Distributed exclusively by Miami Cigar Company.

  • Menelik - Event-only, not for sale.  Factory not disclosed. (added 4/5)

Smoke any Foundation Cigar and post a user review as a reply to this thread.

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Well done Jason, I have yet to get a bottle of Flor de Cana. I will soon. My El Gueguence's are also over a year old, don't think I've had one in a couple months.

It's getting near to the end of the month.  Dig out those Foundation cigars and fire them up!



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