Our Humidor La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’Age 2018 is one of the products that were auctioned at the closing of this year’s Procigar Festival. It was sold for a total of $ 10,000. All the proceeds of this auction, which is celebrated during the Gala dinner of the festival, are destined for charity.
Specifically, the net profits benefit the nonprofit organization for ill children Voluntariado de Jesús con los Niños; Sociedad de San Vicente de Paúl, a retirement home for low-income elders.
The humidor provided by La Aurora is a sophisticated and elegant limited production pirce. It has been designed to exceed the most adamant cigar collectors’ expectation. In the same way, La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’Age 2018 cigar was created to surpass the expectations of any cigar enthusiast.
FOUR CIGAR BANDS
The Humidor’s lid is made from Spanish olive root, while cedar has been used for the interior trays. In addition, humidification is added by a Cigar Spa to keep all 146 premium cigars in perfect state. Four exclusive vitolas, including the great Stravaganza, live inside the Humidor, in addition to the Toro from standard production:
- 34 – La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’Age 2018 Salomon (6 1/2 x 50/60)
- 34 – La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’ge 2018 Belicoso (6 1/4 x 52)
- 2 – La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’Age 2018 Stravaganza (20 x 80)
- 38 – La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’ge 2018 Toro 1 (5 3/4 x 54)
- 38 – La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’Age 2018 Toro 2 (5 1/4 x 54)
The cigar itself, part of the Preferidos family, goes through a 12-year process from seed to cigar, this allows for a very balanced yet complex blend of Dominican, Ecuadorian, Nicaraguan, and Columbian tobacco that produces spicy notes of black pepper and wood enriched by nuances of cinnamon and nuts and a delicate touch of roasted coffee.
“La Aurora Preferidos Hors D’Age 2017 has succeeded at it quest for excellence and is the quintessence of craftsmanship”, according to ‘Cigar Authority’, which awarded it a score of 94 points.
“Highly recommended for someone looking for a rich, complex and balanced cigar with which to spend some very enjoyable time”, according to Halfwheel, who awarded him 91 points.