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How Cigars are Made


Want to know how our Boutique Premium Cigars are hand made in small batches? For them to qualify as Boutiqu Premium Cigars, attention to each and every detail during the cigar making process is important. The cigars each go through an extensive seven part labor-intensive process. Below are the details of what goes into every single one of our perfect handmade cigars. From seed to cigars, every picture is an actual photograph of cigar making at its best and taken at Cuban Crafters' Tabacalera Esteli in Nicaragua.




Cuban Crafters is recognized throughout the world as one of the finest quality tobacco grower and boutique cigars maker. Boutique cigars are handmade in small batches by skilled crafters. Unlike mass market cigar companies, each cigar is hand made with the cigar aficionado in mind. With about 200 acres of tobacco fields and over 325 highly skilled employees, Cuban Crafters is one of the few cigar makers that grows and cures their own tobacco. They then transform the leaves into cigars in their own facilities. The small tobacco growing area in which Cuban Crafters' Tabacalera Esteli is located is blessed with rich soil and perfect tobacco growing temperatures and humidity. Their skilled master cigar rollers have all been trained to produce perfect cigars by Cuba’s finest master rollers.



Tabacalera Esteli’s rich tobacco and flavorful cigars can only be compared to those of Cuba, when Cuban cigars were recognized as the best. The unique and delightful taste, bouquet and aroma is what makes them some of the worlds best cigars and the most sought after by cigar smokers. That is why they are in so many humidors and cigar stores. Cuban Crafters is the exclusive worldwide distributor of Tabacalera Esteli's fine cigars and cigar accessories. Cuban Crafters also makes and distributes fine handcrafted humidors, cigar cutters, cigar cases and lighters.


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