Rich in history, China’s Great Wall Cigars will be celebrating 100 years of operation in 2018. Over four days, Samuel Spurr was immersed in the company’s production facility and met with a passionate team, which has its sights set on introducing its cigars to the international market.
Not only did the official Habanos S.A. distributor for the Asia-Pacific region re-open the Pacific Cigar Divan after some renovation and expansion works, but they also officially launched the new Punch Sir David.
Multi-award-winning Marini’s on 57 in Kuala Lumpur is set to host a Long Ash Challenge on 23 August.
The Cigar Malaysia team has continued its expansion with the opening of their third cigar store in Kuala Lumpur’s upmarket Suria KLCC shopping mall last week.
For passionados, there are a number of high-end places to indulge and escape a day of exploring Bangkok. We visited the top cigar & whisky venues in the city.
Nuzli Hakiims is a graphic designer from Singapore. He designs picture collages with cigars and creates luxurious cigar accessories.
Set to be Kuala Lumpur’s biggest whisky and spirits tasting event, WhiskyPLUS 2018 at the Hilton Kuala Lumpur on Saturday 28 July will be offering a range of whiskies and other spirits from Malaysia’s top spirits importers, distributors, and wholesalers.
Nicoya Cigars brand owner Gerard Hayes recently announced a new Malaysian distributor.
In mid-June, famed Nicaraguan cigar producer Joya De Nicaragua will be celebrated in Hong Kong with a series of events hosted by recently appointed distributor Cigraal.
The Cabinet, an intimate, comfortable, and cosy lounge which opened in Kuala Lumpur’s Bangsar district recently, will host an inaugural whisky and cigar pairing event on Thursday 7 June.
Last month, Davidoff and Hennessy held a combined VIP event at L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon in Hong Kong, featuring Mr. Maurice Richard Hennessy, Global Brand Ambassador and 8th generation of the Hennessy Family.
The number 8 is auspicious in Asia, however the Asia Pacific’s latest Regional Edition Cuban cigar, the Rafael González 88, was also named to commemorate the 88th anniversary of the marca.