The Montecristo Dantes are long awaited 2016 Limited edition, presented in a wooden box containing 10 cigars. The cigars is Hermoso vitola (167mm) x 48 ring gauge) and the DantÌ's will be the first cigar of this vitola to be represented in the iconic Montecristo range. The Dantes were named after Edmond Dantes main character and the protagonist of Alexandre Dumas, pÌ¬re's 1844 adventure novel The Count of Monte Cristo. Back in the 1930's the novel was read to and enjoyed by the torcedores of the day as they hand crafted their masterpieces, a practice still continued. Edicion Limitada are cigars with specially selected tobacco leafs from the famous Vuelta Abajo region of Cuba matured for minimum of two years.