In the heart of the European district of Brussels, right in front of the prestigious Berlaymont building (the Head Quarters of the European Commission) opened a completely new La Casa del Habano its doors.
The ribbon that officially opened La Casa del Habano was cut by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the Kingdom of Belgium, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and Head of Mission to the European Union; H.E. Ms. Norma Goicochea Estenoz and the Co-president of .; Mr. Inocente Núñez Blanco.
The three owners of this new welcomed the guests with a grand reception.
The luxury store, furnished under architectural design, and extended with a VIP cigar lounge terrace for the occasion, opposite the store, provided for a delightful event for the numerous lovers with great food, Havana Club Cocktails, live Cuban music and of course some of the finest Cuban cigars.
La Casa del Habano Brussels
European District Boulevard
The process of gathering and improving tobacco leaves after they are harvested up to the point when they are placed in bales to mature.
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.