Hoyo de Monterrey has its name due to the plantation of the same name located in San Juan y Martinez, in the heart of the Vuelta Abajo area.
On the plantation of El Hoyo de Monterrey, one of the most famous Vegas the Primera, is the famous inscription above the gateway: "Hoyo de Monterrey. José Gener. 1860. "
El Hoyo de Monterrey is located on the fertile soils of the banks of the river that runs through San Juan y Martinez. In 1865, the Spaniard José Gener derived from Tarragona made the first use of this name for the tobacco brand.
The mild taste of the melange makes this Habano an attractive choice for those who want a less full-bodied Habano, with delicate aroma and with great elegance and complexity.