Originally, introduced in 2016, although it was later in 2018 that they actually released the blend in the markets. The EPC encore is made in Dominican Republic. Encore flaunts four various sizes from medium to full body length. Rated 96, Majestic stands #1 in Cigar Aficionado of 2018. Interestingly, Encore is Parez-Carrillo’s first blend with all four sizes to be purely made from Nicaraguan tobacco.