New Year, New Releases: AVO and Camacho Cigars 2020 Showcase

    Avo and Camacho kicked off 2020 by showcasing an innovative lineup of new releases and dynamic blends that will debut this year.


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    A Bold Variety
    Camacho has been known as a leading maker of bold cigars since its launch in 1962. Camacho’s lineup of bold smokes has been described as an assortment of powerful cigars appealing to those smokers who live unapologetic lives and are interested in having a good time. One of the new releases from Camacho this year is the Camacho Nicaragua, an uncompromising, wild ride of flavor and complexity. This cigar consists of tobaccos that have sweet, spicy, oaky flavor that combine to make a bold and unforgettable smoking experience. Available as a Robusto (5 x 52), Toro (6 x 50) and Churchill (7 x 56), the Camacho Nicaragua has an Ecuadorean wrapper, Honduran binder, and filler tobaccos from Nicaragua, Honduras and the Dominican Republic. It is expected to ship in July 2020.

    Camacho Nicaragua

    Camacho Core FiveThe annual Camacho Liberty Series is 18 years strong, and it is coming back in 2020 as a Gordo box-pressed cigar, with just 4,185 boxes being released worldwide. Cigar smokers that prefer bold, full-frontal cigars have flocked to the Camacho Liberty Series year after year, making each iteration a collector’s item. This year’s Camacho Liberty Series features an Ecuadorean Habano wrapper, a Honduran-grown Corojo binder, and Dominican and Honduran Corojo filler tobaccos. It will ship in June.

    Rounding out Camacho’s 2020 releases is Camacho Bold assortment pack. This collection of Camacho’s bold smokes contains a cigar crafted with the brand’s well-known Original Corojo tobaccos. This pack of Camacho cigars also includes cigars featuring high-grade Connecticut, Corojo, Criollo, Ecuadorean and maduro wrappers that are presented as a Robusto (5 x 50). This assortment pack will begin shipping in August 2020.

    This story first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of Tobacco Business magazine. Members of the tobacco industry are eligible for a complimentary subscription to our magazine. Click here for details.

    – Story by Antoine Reid, senior editor and digital content director for Tobacco Business Magazine. You can follow him on Instagram @editor.reid.