Sommeliers, Habanos Enthusiasts Appraise their Pairings with Scotch Whiskeys


29/06/2011

Experts and enthusiasts held, at the well-known Balcon Bayamanaco (native name) or Balcon del Habano, a meeting to examine the most significant trends and pairings in the world of Habanos.

This meeting, first held in 2007 at the Presidente Hotel in Havana, is characterized by the attendance of sommeliers, directors, businessmen and delegates from companies that produce beverages as well as food, and habano-loving executives, bartenders, journalists and diplomats.

During the most recent event, the distributor of ITM Grupo Ibero Trust de Mercados S.A., David Varela, explained that El Balcon allows producers and distributors, Cuban or foreigners, to introduce new brands of beverages, liquors and other first-string items in a bid to enhance the offer.