Anatomy of cigar
- Dark and flavorful this leaf comes from the top of the plant and attributes its power to the natural oils produced. These leaves are slow burning and are placed in the middle of the cigar.
- Lighter than Ligero in both color and flavor these leaves are harvested from the middle of the tobacco plant.
- Used primarily for its excellent burning qualities Volado leaves impart little flavor on a cigar. These are harvested from the bottom of the tobacco plant. All house blends are formed by mixing various combination of these three tobacco leaves.