Casa Turrent Hand Rolled Cigars
Alberto and Alejandro Turrent, owners of Nueva Matacapan de Tabacos are the first family of Mexico’s cigar industry and the oldest independent cigar tobacco growers. The father-son team not only makes some of Mexico’s best cigars but are also the largest and oldest independent cigar tobacco growers in the country. The San Andres Maduro leaf they grow outside of Veracruz is world-renowned for its quality, and a variety of their tobaccos are important components in many of America’s most popular premium cigar brands
Casa Turrent 1880
Over the years, in the galleys of Casa Turrent they have reserved a selection of the best tobacco leaves that could be part of pieces of a supreme flavour. Their most recent line, 1880, has aged for over a decade. It’s tobacco comes from a singular harvest and fermentation. These cigars have a complex flavour and full body with distinctive notes that change throughout the smoke, making them special, unique and different.
The Casa Turrent 1880 Colorado is a Mexican puro with a Negro San Andres Colorado wrapper, with Criollo binder and Mexican grown fillers. Intensely flavoured with a subtle earthy note throughout. Vanilla, Honey, Spices, Dried Fruits and Plain Chocolate, with flavours of apricots, rum and raisin and peppery leather poking through with a charred oak finish.
With a Criollo San Andres wrapper, Negro San Andres Binder and Criollo, Negro and Dominicana filler, the Claro builds flavour from the first draw, Earthy caramel to start joined by umami, leather, cinnamon, nutmeg with a subtle floral note. Dry fruit, pecan nuts and peat finished with a slightly sweet woody finale.
The Casa Turrent 1880 Oscuro is a Mexican puro made entirely from habano seed criollo tobacco grown in the San Andres Valley, Bold and complex, black pepper, cedar, leather and sweet cocoa backed with hints of spiced nuts developing into a slightly sweet citrus flavour and a slightly spicy hazelnut finish.
With an oily Maduro wrapper, Criollo binder and Mexican and Nicaraguan filler, the Maduro builds flavour from the first draw, Rich and savoury notes of clove, cinnamon and cocoa with buttery dried fruits, aniseed, espresso and honey nuts developing into a lingering leather and spice finish.
Individually Cellophane Wrapped:
The Casa Turrent Loose range of cigars are individually cellophane wrapped and are kept in our humidors until dispatch and preferably should be stored in a humidor as soon as you receive them. If you are planning on smoking them within a couple of weeks the cigars should be okay as long as they are kept sealed in a cool dark place.
Please note the Casa Turrent are a hand rolled Cigar and therefore require cutting before the cigar can be enjoyed.