Restricted editions are launched yearly and are manufactured with fastidiously chosen wrap, fill and binder tobacco which have aged for a interval of at the least 2 years. The wrapping for these cigars comes from the higher leaves of the Tapado, a shade-grown Cuban black tobacco plant, and is a related characteristic that identifies these particular productions. This wrap is usually darker than the wrappers of the model‘s common vary sizes and that is instantly noticeable to anybody who smokes H. Upmann cigars like me. The restricted editions are made with the most effective tobacco leaves from Vuelta Abajo and still have an extended fill of that area. As my favourite vitola is Robusto, the sturdy restricted version of H. Upmann 2012 intrigued me. This can be a dimension that doesn’t exist within the common manufacturing of H. Upmann cigars. For price functions, I don’t intend to strive the complete Restricted, however I consider those who curiosity me. As you may see within the connected pictures, the Strong Upmann could be very veined and rustic in look. It had a really darkish wrap, nearly chocolate. The seams have been excessive and clearly seen and the triple cap was utilized crookedly. For a restricted launch, fans like me anticipate a bit higher. Okay, I’ve seen higher samples, so I hope it would not appear to be a normal defect, however my assessment relies on the pattern I smoked. Regardless of the observations made on the looks, it was comforting that none of those issues affected the smoking expertise of this cigar. The drawing and the burn have been excellent. The darkish grey ash was agency, compact and by no means got here off. He stood agency for a superb two inches. The cigar felt a bit spongy to the contact, nevertheless it gave the impression to be properly filled with simply the correct quantity of resistance within the draw. The smoke output was wonderful and the cigar felt exceptionally balanced in my hand.