Fonseca named after Don Francisco E. Fonseca, who was born in Manzanillo, Cuba in 1869 or 1870. He established a factory in Havana in 1892, registered the brand in his name in 1892. In 1903, after immigration to New York, Don Francisco E. Fonseca and his wife Teresa Boetticher de Fonseca they opened the factory at 169 Front Street. in 1895 he became American citizen and in 1905 he registered his Company was done. Soon he beacame a successful person and well known by all. Fonseca is a handmade product that has the great blend of tobacco from Cuba, and from Vuelta Abajo region. Accentually this cigar has a great and outstanding blend compared to other Cuban cigar and also cheaper. From the best regions of tobacco from the north and south of Cuba, the leaves are selected.