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The second La Casa del Habano was opened in the city of St. Petersburg

On December 14, 2018, in Saint Petersburg, in the alley of Kuznechny, number 14A, a new store of the most prestigious international cigar franchise was inaugurated.

The new La Casa del Habano joins the list of over 140 premium boutiques in the global network, becoming the second store in the so-called “Capital of the North” and the third in Russia. Our franchisee turned out this time Mr. Dimitir Sovolev, great lover and admirer of Cuba, his culture and his .

The event gathered more than 60 guests, among them: the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the Russian Federation, the Hon. Mr. Gerardo Peñalver Portal and Mrs. Odalis Seijó García, Commercial attache, as well as the executives of Top Cigars Corporation-exclusive distributor of Habanos for the Russian domestic market-, Mikhail Smirnov and Alejandra Romero. The evening also brought together representatives of cigar shops and clubs not only from St. Petersburg, but also from other cities in Russia.

In honor of the inauguration, La Casa del Habano offered to the reunited guests the magnificent Habanos – Romeo and Julieta, Petit Royales (47 ring gauge x 95 mm length).

On this festive occasion, to the rhythm of our traditional live music, the guests enjoyed the Cuban gastronomy and cocktails, as well as the pleasure of enjoying, in a very special atmosphere, Habanos made from the best tobacco in the world.

La Casa del Habano is the name of a network of retail cigar stores franchised by Habanos s.a. There are over 140 La Casa del Habano stores throughout the world on five continents. A full list can be found on the franchise's global website at www.lacasadelhabano.com
The official Denominación de Origen Protegida (D.O.P.), or Protected Denomination of Origin used only to describe the most outstanding brands of cigars, which are manufactured in Cuba to the most exacting standards established by the Regulatory Council, from tobaccos grown only in particular areas of the island that are also protected as Denominations of Origin. In English the word translates as Havanas, which are widely considered to be the best cigars in the world.