On Tuesday, an article was posted for Bloomberg Businessweek entitled "Five Reasons You Should Go To Nicaragua Right Now". Coming in at #4 is Casa Favilli, the National Heritage protected building that was purchased last year by Mombacho and restored it to its former glory, but with a state of the art cigar manufacturing facility to make the Mombacho, Tierra Volcan and Liga Maestro lines.
"4. Nicaragua is the No. 1 producer of premium cigars in the Americas, and in January craft producer Mombacho Cigars set up shop in one of Granada’s famous historic buildings, the Casa Favilli. Visitors can watch as cigar makers such as Claudio Sgroi roll them by hand. “I take notes on the aromas, tastes, and strength of the leaves. A cigar has to have a perfect balance between strength of aromas and strength of nicotine, so that when you finish it, that pleasurable taste lingers a bit,” Sgroi says. From $7.95 to $9.95 apiece"