⊗ Commissioned by Rocky Patel to celebrate his 55th birthday, the Rocky Patel Fifty-Five cigars are a great tribute to one of the hardest working & successful cigar guys in the business. The Rocky Patel Fifty-Five is a medium to full bodied cigar, this unique blend showcases notes of licorice and rich wood with an earthy finish.
⊗ The cigars have received high ratings right out of the box, with a Cigar Snob Magazine rating of 91, along with an 89 rating by Cigar Aficionado. All four sizes share a corresponding 55 ring gauge, along with a tapered cigar head and foot combination. The Rocky Patel Fifty-Five cigars are handmade at TaviCusa in Esteli, Nicaragua
Medium to full in body, the Fifty-Five celebrates Rocky’s birthday with a unique blend showcasing notes of licorice and rich wood with an earthy finish. All four vitolas share a corresponding 55 ring gauge, along with a tapered cigar head and foot combination. Handmade at TaviCusa in Esteli, Nicaragua.
⊗ In the early 1990s, the premium cigar market began to drastically change. Rocky Patel lived and worked in Los Angeles as an entertainment and product liability lawyer. Through a friend, Rocky was introduced to cigars and became instantly fascinated by them. He joined the Grand Havana Club in Los Angeles as one of its founding members. While dabbling in various investment ventures, Rocky was approached with a business plan to manufacture cigars. It was still the early days of the cigar boom, and Rocky was still apprehensive. However, the investment was made, and the inaugural Indian Tabac cigars rolled in Honduras began to flourish on the American market.