El Güegüense or “the wise man” gets its name from Nicaragua’s signature historical satire. It is the ultimate expression of the country’s unique history, culture, dance and language. El Güegüense is celebrated throughout Nicaragua today in performance, art appreciation, and now with a blend of tobacco that demonstrates the rich flavors of the country. Nick Melillo has created a masterpiece to unveil as his debut cigar for his new venture; Foundation Cigar Co.
According to Foundation Cigar webite, El Güegüense cigar uses a blend of Cuban Criollo 98 and Corojo 99 varieties. Harvested in the areas of Jalapa and Esteli. Leaves from the third, forth , sixth and medio tiempo primings were used to obtain good strength, aroma and flavor.