La Unica Cigars Logo


Since 1986, La Unica cigars have been offering an outstanding premium cigar value unparalleled in the industry. As with many classics, La Unica Dominican Primeros came from humble beginnings. More than twenty years ago, before the cigar boom, J.C. Newman Cigar Company patriarch Stanford J. Newman, challenged his good friend Carlos Fuente, Sr. with an idea that had never been tried in the cigar industry – to develop a rich, flavorful, superb-tasting premium cigar and package it in an inexpensive cellophane bundle, without costly boxes and trimmings found with other premium cigars. Until that time, factories only packaged their “seconds” in bundles.

Bobby and Eric Newman with Carlos Fuente Jr.
la unica

Carlos selected the sizes and Stanford approved the blend – a combination of Cuban seed Dominican long filler tobaccos specially aged for maximum flavor and smoothness. When skillfully hand-rolled with a delicate Connecticut shade (light natural) wrapper or a dark rich (maduro) Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper, Carlos fulfilled Stanford’s vision. Within six months La Unica became the #1 selling premium bundle cigar in America.

Today La Unica – with the original 1986 blend and smooth rich flavor – preserves the history of the brand. These superb cigars have now grown up from their bundle days and are elegantly packaged in custom cedar cabinets of 20. Despite the maturity of the packaging, we have not strayed from our roots and the original hand selected, perfectly aged blend of tobaccos that make La Unica a favorite. Imagine a velvety, sultry beginning with hints of sweetness and fruit. As each perfectly blended leaf burns, the complexities of fine Dominican filler in La Unica blossom into a nutty, creamy, rich flavor. La Unica cigars are smooth enough for every day but far from ordinary. Handmade by Tabacalera A. Fuente in the Dominican Republic, La Unica continues to be one of the finest cigars on the market.

La Unica Cigars

No. 100
8 1/2″ x 52

La Unica Number 200 Cigar Single

No. 200
7″ x 49

La Unica Number 100 Cigar Single

No. 300
6 7/10″ x 44

La Unica Number 300 Cigar Single

No. 600
6″ x 50

La Unica Number 600 Cigar Single

No. 500
5 1/2″ x 42

La Unica Number 500 Cigar Single

No. 400
4 1/2″ x 50

La Unica Number 600 Cigar Single

WRAPPER: Connecticut Shade (Natural) Connecticut Broadleaf (Maduro)                      BINDER: Dominican
FILLER: Dominican
FACTORY: Tabacalera A. Fuente
AGE: 5 Years

Cigar Aficionado: 90
Smoke Magazine: 92   
Cigar Insider: 98                                         



Please check this box to confirm you would like to receive marketing materials and newsletters from J.C. Newman Cigar Co.
You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.
We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.