English Market Selection


EMS stands for English Market Selection, a description used in Cuba for over a century to identify the quality of cigars designated for the British market. It is the cornerstone of the UK’s long established reputation as the world centre for the finest Havana cigars.


UK Regional Editions

Medalla de Oro

Medalla de Oro

  • Year: 2011
  • Flavour: Medium
  • Vitola: Dobles
  • Ring gauge: 50
  • Length: 6 ⅛ Inches / 155mm
  • Distinctive, medium-bodied and full of classic Punch wood notes. The flavours that this doble deliver more than match its gilded appearance. Presented in varnished SBN boxes of 10 cigars.
Serie d’Oro No.1

Serie d’Oro No.1

  • Year: 2008
  • Flavour: Medium
  • Vitola: Pirámide
  • Ring gauge: 52
  • Length: 6 ⅛ Inches / 156mm
  • The format of this cigar, as well as its name and packaging, including the popper stud used to secure the ribbon on the box, were all originally inspired by a 1929/1930 price list published by Melbourne Hart & Co., a former British Habanos importer. A collectors item.

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