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H. Upmann The Banker

Description

This one comes straight from the vault.

Legend has it that Carl and Herman Upmann, a pair of ambitious German bankers, traveled to Cuba in 1844 with the intention of creating the perfect cigar. This top-secret blend was reserved solely for their most important (read: wealthiest) clients, and was locked in a vault to keep it away from prying eyes. Unfortunately, the bank burned down in the 20s, but luckily enough for you and me, attempts have been made to reintroduce this special concoction. That’s where H. Upmann The Banker comes into play.

Swathed in a super-dark Ecuadorian Habano wrapper and filled to the gills with vintage long-filler leaves from Nicaragua and the Dominican, this bold treat is worth writing home about. Spicy enough to keep you on your toes without overwhelming, the blend is medium in body with a distinctly creamy texture and features solid, earthy notes. It’s the perfect choice for your favorite hedge fund manager, or for anyone who appreciates a well-made, intensely satisfying Cuban-esque premium handmade with a bit of history behind it.

H. Upmann The Banker received a well-deserved 91-rating noting: "The wheaty and raisin-like aromas coming off the cold bouquet of the foot recur on the palate. The cigar also takes on cedary, herbal notes before a coffee finish."

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Profile
Shape
Toro
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Annuity (Toro) (6.0"x52)
Box of 20
Backordered
$191.40
| save $19.41 10% off
$171.99
Profile
Shape
Toro
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Profile
Shape
Toro
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Annuity (Toro) (6.0"x52)
Pack of 5
Backordered
$45.50
Profile
Shape
Toro
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Profile
Shape
Churchill
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Arbitrage (Churchill) (7.0"x56)
Box of 20
Backordered
$207.00
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$185.99
Profile
Shape
Churchill
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Profile
Shape
Churchill
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Arbitrage (Churchill) (7.0"x56)
Pack of 5
Backordered
$51.77
| save $2.77 5% off
$49.00
Profile
Shape
Churchill
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Profile
Shape
Robusto
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Currency (Robusto) (5.5"x48)
Box of 20
In Stock
$173.20
| save $17.21 10% off
$155.99
Profile
Shape
Robusto
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Profile
Shape
Robusto
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
Currency (Robusto) (5.5"x48)
Pack of 5
Backordered
$43.28
| save $2.28 5% off
$41.00
Profile
Shape
Robusto
Wrapper
Ecuador Habano
Origin
Dominican Republic
Flavored
False
Pressed
False
Has Tip
No
Binder
Nicaraguan
Filler
Dominican,  Nicaraguan
Sweet
False
overall rating 4.69 out of 5 Based on 71 Ratings
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5 out of 5
Great smoke, even burn, very enjoyable on a nice day. I would definitely buy these again.
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4 out of 5
A nice medium body cigar. Occasionally draw is hard as some are packed too tightly (1 in 5 or 10). Consistent burn down to the nub, flavor remains constant.
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5 out of 5
Nice consistency and flavor…every time I purchase them!
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5 out of 5
Smooth, relaxing
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5 out of 5
Exceptionally flavorful, full-bodied, medium strength. From the toasting of the foot to the nub, The Banker is rich and smooth as silk with a perfect, razor-sharp burn frame and no re-light issues. A gem of a smoke!
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