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cigar roller
El Rodillo (The Cigar Roller)
Salted paper print

A member of a family that grows tobacco in Viñales, Cuba expertly rolls cigars for visitors to the farm. The tobacco grown in this region is the finest in all of Cuba and is used to make the best cigars in the country. The farmers are allowed to keep and sell (or smoke!) 10% of their crop each year.