When you inhale the rich smoke of the cigar called Punch, you are reminded of the rich history and the art which went into the making of this brand of cigars. The history behind the Punch brand of cigars is made of legends and involves both the countries of England and Cuba in these legends. This brand of cigars really gives you a punch in the true sense of the term with its rich taste. Manuel Lopez, who used to make cigars in Cuba, first created this brand of cigars in 1840. He decided on the brand name as Punch to make it popular with the British smokers where Punch is a bad tempered character in a puppet show which has another person named Judy with an opposite character. The Punch brand of cigars was first made in the Honduras where the production was entirely supervised by Frank Llaneza who was an expert on the manufacture of cigars in the factory of the company called Villazon. The Punch brand of cigars were exported to the UK market in 1969 and to this day it has maintained its success as a brand. This brand of cigars with its normal full size has been named appropriately and is appealing to men of character who have fixed principles and ideas. The wrapper of this brand of cigars is highly flavored and comes from the Ecuador while the fillers are a blend of the rich tobacco leaves found in the Republic of Dominica, the Honduras and Nicaragua.
This cigar brand is not suitable for a smoker who is a beginner because of its unconventional nature and its straightness of character with no tolerance for any nonsense which would have brought a smile to the lips of the irritable character of Mister Punch. The Deluxe variety is stronger than the normal Punch cigars and is a combination of complex and subtle flavors which might make a very choosy smoker happy. The Deluxe variety also includes several varieties of the Maduro cigars also.