6th Habanos Day in Moscow


7/12/2015

 

 

Following two years of silence, the 6th Habanos Day in Russia was held on September 24th. The magnificent event, organized by TopcigarsCorporation, Habanos’ exclusive distributor in the Russian Federation, gathered over 200 Habano enthusiasts at the giant Eurasian country, who tasted some of the new products Habanos has just introduced in the Russian market.

 

Montecristo, which celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2015, Partagás and Trinidad brands were the hosts of the evening. Those present praised the making of Montecristo media Corona, the latest format included in the brand’s standard group of vitolas. Likewise, they confirmed that the blend of the small format of Partagás Serie D No.6 stands for the incomparable character of that vitola’s Habanos. Trinidad Vigía delivered the final touch in the event. Montecristo Churchills Añejados were also tasted in the early moments of the day.

 

Within the framework of this event, Topcigars awarded its best customers in 2014, in the categories of Habanos Point, Habanos Specialist and Smokers Club. Moreover, in collaboration with Cuba’s Embassy in Russia, the first “Habano Ambassador in Russia” Award was handed to Mr. Riad Bukaran, owner of the only Casa del Habano that has been operating in Russia over the past 10 years), who is one of the best customers of the company.

 

Arena Soccer Stadium was the place handpicked to hold the 6th Habanos Day in Russia, a facility that celebrates its first anniversary. The event counted on the participation of senior officials from state organizations in Russia, as well as the Cuban diplomatic corps in that country.