Leaf by James is the latest collaboration between James Brown (Black Label Trading Co. and Black Works Studio) and Jim “Island Jim” Robinson. The cigar was handmade in Esteli, Nicaragua, at the Fabrica Oveja Negra factory.
A pre-launch event was held on June 8 at Jim Robinson’s iconic ‘Leaf and Bean’ store located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The release on the US market is scheduled for the end of the summer. The cigar, it’s only available sizet will be a Toro, 50 x 152 mm, uses a Pennsylvania Broadleaf wrapper, Ecuador Habano binder and Nicaraguan fillers.
Brown said he was thrilled to partner with Jim Robinson on the new Leaf project, adding: ”I think this cigar, characterized by a bold style, is a great addition to our portfolio”.