Foundation Cigar Company to Make Event-Only Menelik Available For Sale

Foundation Cigar Company Menelik

Foundation Cigar Company’s most exclusive cigar, Menelik, is available for sale in a limited production run. Previously, Menelik was available only at Foundation Cigar Company events—personally offered to consumers by Foundation’s owner, Nicholas Melillo.

Foundation Cigar Company Menelik

Menelik was the name of an ancient Ethiopian emperor who was said to be the son of King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba. He was known as Ibn al-Hakim—“Son of the Wise Man.” Like Foundation Cigar Company’s El Gueguense (The Wise Man), Menelik offers consumers a flavor profile of rich cocoa, spice and earthiness.