In September 2021, Habanos experts Fernando Fernandez Millan (master sommelier, Cuba) and Gabriel Estrada (Hombre Habano 2019, Argentina), supported by Alexandre Avellar (Hombre Habano 2020, Brazil) and Jose Miguel Salvador (Habanos Sommelier contest jury, Chile), launched a much-needed online Habanos Sommelier introductory course geared exclusively for the growing Latin American cigar smoking segment.
Habanos presents the ninth edition of its famous Colección Vintage exclusively for the Spanish market: a limited series of 2,000 numbered jars made of ceramic from Talavera de la Reina, a village in the region of Castilla La Mancha in the middle of Spain, known for being one of the cradle of ceramic art worldwide.
The Jose L. Piedra Petit Caballeros in bundle of 12 and étuis of 3 cigars are now arriving in Switzerland. They will be available in the Casa del Habano on the 19th of August 2020 and at Habanos Specialist point of sales on the 26th of August 2020.
New Trinidad Esmeralda in Switzerland
A new era of Cuban cigar culture integration in Vietnam began on 11 November with grand opening of the first official Habanos Specialist store located in the center of District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.
In a blend tasting promoted by Habanos S.A. and Tabacuba at the Meliá Cohiba hotel in Havana, more than 60 people could try two cigars to select the final blend for the next regional edition for Phonecia Trading A.A., the biggest distributor of Cuban cigars in the world.
Habanos, SA for Mexico hosted the sixth edition of their magnificent Habanos day on 27 March 2019 at the Cuban Embassy in Mexico City. Close to 2,000 cigar smokers from Mexico and Latin America gathered at this activity-packed event who got together to share, learn and enjoy their passion for Cuban cigars.
A new thick ring gauge vitola “Vegueros Centrofinos” will be available soon in the different markets around the world.
La Gloria Cubana Invictos E.R. Italia 2017, a little-known jewel amoung the Habanos brands is now exclusively made for the Italian market.
For the last seven years, Habanos has been releasing special editions only for the Spanish market: the “Colección Vintage” (Vintage collection) cigars.
Red and white are not only the corporative colors of Romeo y Julieta but also of the Atlético de Madrid football club.
The 20th Festival del Habano is being held this week in Havana. 2000 participants from 70 countries are gathering to celebrate cigars, their history and culture.