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WEEK 5 - Quality Control: Sorting Leaf type

QUESTION
After curing and prior to fermentation, every single leaf must be classified as either: __________?

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Did you know...

Our cigars are premium inside and out. But it’s not just the quality that makes it premium; it’s the delicate nature in which each individual tobacco leaf is sorted.


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After curing and prior to fermentation, every single leaf must be classified as either: wrapper, binder, or filler.

LEAF SPECIFICATIONS
TYPE 1: FILLER 

Filler leaves are the heart and soul of our cigars. Located in the center of the cigar, these smaller leaves are responsible for the rich, distinct flavors found in every

TYPE 2: BINDER 

Binder leaves wrap around the filler leaves, holding them together, sealing in the bold taste that makes our cigars the best.

TYPE 3: WRAPPER 

Wrapper leaves are the last and outer most layer to our cigars and are the absolute finest tobacco leaves in existence. A wrapper leaf is pristine with no water spots or tears, minimal veins and an even color. 

Nature’s beauty and man’s ingenuity are truly realized in every single leaf.

Sorting Leaf type

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