Romeo y Julieta is a current pre-Revolution brand, launched around the 1850s and was officially registered in 1873. The range was fully established by 1875 and this is the year that the Aniversario Humidors date from. It is classified by Habanos as a Global brand, and has a major market share.
Generally The range comprises medium strength cigars, using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region. There is a non-Cuban brand with the same name.
Standard Production Cigars Until the 1980s all cigars were pre-1960 releases. Special packaging was available pre-1960 until discontinued in the 1980s.
Special Releases Special releases commenced in 1999 with the inclusion of Romeo y Julieta cigars in the Siglo XXI Humidor.