List of products by brand Sancho Panza
One of the oldest Cuban cigar brand, Sancho Panza has been manufacturing cigars since 1848 in La Havana, when it was established by Don Emilio Ohmsted. Named after Don Quixote’s squire in the classic Cervantes’ novel from 1605, the marca based in Havana has been hand rolling cigars with longer-filler tobacco from the Vuelta Abajo in the Pinar del Río tobacco growing region. Sancho Panza cigars are generally considered to be medium in strength and their current production cigars are the Sancho Panza Belicoso and the Sancho Panza Non-Plus. There is also a Hondurian Sancho Panza cigar brand that was started after the Cuban revolution. However, the original brand is Cuban Sancho Panza that is mentioned here.
The Belicosos is the most popular size in the Sancho Panza brand. It is the mildest Belicosos being produced in Cuba and stands apart due to the heavy grassy aromas on a light tobacco flavor. One gets a mellow feeling from start to finish in this linear smoke. This cigar will not aggress, thus making it suitable for novice smokers. This is by no means the most beautiful cigar, but it is reliable and does age extremely well.
Sancho Panza Gran Quijote Cigar was launched in 2017. The regional edition cigar is presented as a commemoration of the union between Belgium and Luxembourg. At a great length of 162mm by a 52 ring gauge, the Cuban cigar holds a Romeo vitola. With medium bodied smoke it reveals strong notes of roasted coffee within a silky velvety texture.
Mareva with a perfect construction and good draw, will give you plenty of smoke and well balanced notes of cedar wood and fruity taste. Great choice who taking the next step, from light to full body Cuban cigars.
Swiss Regional Edition 2017 from Sancho Panza is finally available. A prime Cuban cigar to enjoy with some age, as per usual with this brand. The construction is dense with tobacco and the wrapper is a soft colorado claro leaf. We can expect the flavors to open up in 3 to 4 years' time with sweet and vegetable notes. This Regional Edition 2017 has a high potential and should already be in your humidor for aging.