H Upmann Banker Currency

H Upmann Banker Currency

Regular price
$54.65

5 PACK PRICE

$174.67

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| 20 cigars

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The H. Upmann Banker Currency is a recreation of a blend originally made in Cuba in 1844, and this recreation does justice to the original. Initial pre-light flavors range from anise to leather to chocolate. The first third continues the chocolate notes, black and red pepper, and a multitude of tannin notes. The cigar continues with flavors of nuttiness, coffee, and anise through the end with a nice balance of sweet and savory.

  • brand:
    H. Upmann
  • filler:
    Nicaragua/Dominican Republic
  • Wrapper:
    Ecuadorian Habano
  • Size:
    Robusto
  • Binder:
    Nicaragua
  • Origin:
    Dominican Republic
VIDEO REVIEW

Is it possible to feel like a cigar tycoon? Smoke "The Banker" by H. Upmann and you'll feel like a billion bucks!

Is it possible to feel like a cigar tycoon? Smoke "The Banker" by H. Upmann and you'll feel like a billion bucks!

I recently sat down to smoke what some are calling an homage to cigars of old: "The Banker" from H. Upmann. In robusto "Currency" form, this Ecuadorian Habano wrapped stogie sports a fun throwback vibe, with the dark green cigar band motif making me feel wealthy beyond compare with the stogie in my possession. Here's what I thought about this fun little nod to the days when cash was still called "greenbacks,"  and the Upmann brothers were still dabbling in the world of banking.  Buy 5 Pack  Unlit Impressions Altadis wasn't lying when it called the Habano leaf hailing from Ecuador that's wrapped...