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3/03/2016

Chucho Valdes is internationally renowned as one of the most outstanding pianists and one of the finest jazzmen, but he also stands out for his interest in the cigar culture and the enjoyment of a fine habano.

 

3/03/2016

The emblematic figure of the cigar roller takes centre stage as well as the professionals of the Cuban factories that make the production of Habanos possible. The Cohiba Factory, El Laguito, is opening its doors to visitors. An alliance of Cuban identity pairing Habanos and Havana Club Rum.

2/03/2016

During the function, the brand’s special commemorative vitola and an exclusive handcrafted humidor were unveiled

 

2/03/2016

Several years went by before chocolate was described as a gourmet product. This trend popped up ten years ago when specialists discovered that, unlike previous theories, chocolate is good for health due to its antioxidant properties. The bitterer it is, the more good it does to the body.

2/03/2016

With over $428 million worth of revenues in 2015 and sales up to 4 percent from the same period last year, Habanos S.A. beefs up its worldwide leadership in the realm of premium cigars.

2/03/2016

Guests attending the 18th Habano Festival were put through their paces during a master class led by a seasoned cigar hand-roller

2/03/2016

Once again, Havana Club makes followers from around the world ah and uh, this time around by unveiling an alliance with habanos in what panned out to be just another special highlight of the 18th Habano Festival.

2/03/2016

 

Cohiba has been one the greatest brands of Habanos since day one. Its conception, making and marketing were surrounded by the enchantment of original vitolas, the selection of leaves from the five high-quality tobacco plantation in San Juan y Martinez and San Luis, in Pinar del Rio, as well as an additional aging process applied to the raw material and the exquisite choosing carried out by cigar makers. All those elements favor the sublime quality of this product.

 

2/03/2016

When Havana was beginning to be reborn in the first two decades of the 20th century, following the U.S. intervention, the foundation of the republic and, above all, the economic bonanza brought about by World War I and the rising sugar prices, a neighborhood on the west side of town was popping up, snatching land from the sea and many vacant lots that had remained uninhabited.

 

 

2/03/2016

The double torpedo format –a one-of-a-kind habano that sits on the top of the cigar-making art and holds the title as the most complex format in the habanos realm– requires a blend as perfect as its leaves. A blend that in this case calls for dedication, experience and knowledge, and Juan Jose Lopez Freire is the right guy to get that job done.