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Plasencia 1865, a world-leading premium tobacco grower Established in 1865, announces that the Plasencia TAA Exclusive Alma Del Fuego Cortez is now shipping to retailers nationwide. The Alma del Fuego Cortez is the first ever Plasencia exclusive for the Tobacconist Association of America (TAA). The Plasencia Alma Del Fuego blend earned the ranking of no. 13 in Cigar Aficionado Magazine’s 2019 Top 25 Cigars of the Year. The TAA version of the Alma Del Fuego will come in a limited production 5.7 X 56 Figurado.

“With this release, we are excited to highlight Ometepe tobacco in this new vitola,” said Jose Luis Plasencia, Vice President of Plasencia 1865. “This cigar truly highlights the incredible flavor of this bold tobacco which is born out of rich volcanic soil.”

The Plasencia family is dedicated to the philosophy of their ancestors who founded the company in 1865 by sourcing only the finest tobacco. This philosophy is shown in this exclusive blend which produces a final product that features bold and fiery notes, creating a memorable smoking experience that will captivate even the most discerning palates.

"We are excited to present the Alma del Fuego Cortez, a masterpiece created exclusively for the Tobacconist Association of America," said Nestor Andrés Plasencia, CEO of Plasencia 1865. "This cigar represents the culmination of our passion, expertise, and commitment to excellence. We are confident that TAA members will appreciate the unique flavors and exceptional smoking experience it provides."

The Alma del Fuego Cortez has begun shipping exclusively to Tobacconist Association of America retailers.

The Plasencia Alma Del Fuego Cortez comes in 10 count boxes with an MSRP of $21.

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