If you shop at a TAA member store, you’ll soon have access to a TAA-exclusive smoke called Alec Bradley Black Market will eagerly anticipate Black Market Illicit. This “illicit” extension is a new iteration of the already popular Black Market line.
Black Market Illicit is a 6 x 50 Toro featuring Nicaraguan wrapper. Two binders (one Honduran, the other Nicaraguan) and Nicaraguan fillers.
“This is the first exclusive series cigar Alec Bradley has developed for TAA retailers since we introduced the Prensado Figurado in 2013,” said Alec Bradley owner Alan Rubin in a press release. “We like to describe this iteration of our number one-selling cigar as Black Market ‘on steroids.’ True to its name, Black Market Illicit embodies the characteristics that have earned its namesake consistent ratings of 90 among cigar enthusiasts around the world. This iteration was specially designed to cater to TAA’s exclusive network of retailers.”
Black Market Illicit starts shipping to TAA retailers in July, packaged in 22-count boxes and with an MSRP of $8.75 per cigar.