Empor s.a. the Exclusive Distributor for Habanos s.a. in Portugal held its IV Habanos Day with great success, the event most awaited by aficionados of the best tobacco in the world. The Habano. The welcome words was given by the Excellency Cuba’s Ambassador in Portugal. Mrs Johana Tablada de la Torre at the luxury Hotel Oitavos, Cascais, Lisbon.
With the patronage of the Embassy of Cuba, IV Habanos Day dedicated a day to Habanos, developing lectures on new releases, workshops on “how to do a wine tasting” and alliances between cigars and distillates, with the presence of specialists José Andrés Colmena and Carolina Giménez.
Casa Ferreirinha, The Glenrothes, Offley Porto, Gin N3, Hine Cognac, Taittinger and Havana Club were chosen brands to show a smart combination of drinks of excellence with the Habanos Serie D’Oro No.2 Limited Edition brand Punch, Montecristo Open Eagle , and Serie D No.5 of Partagás, in a program of extraordinary quality tasting.
On the night of the Gala, Empor s.a. Exclusive Distributor for Habanos s.a. launched the Montecristo Double Edmundo, a new vitola in the Línea Edmundo offering to those who like thick ring gauges Habanos. Among other illustrious guests was counted with the presence of the Portugal and World idol Eusebio da Silva Ferreira, considered one of the best players of the 20th century, which is a lover and passionate smoker of Habanos.
“La Fuerza” a vitola of the brand San Cristóbal de la Habana was host to welcome participants in the Gala and during the dinner were tasted Porto Offey 30 years, The Glenrothes Vintage 1998 and the Havana Club Selección de Maestros.
It was a special night where the attendees had the opportunity to enjoy Habanos, drinks and traditional Cuban music, as well as enjoy the awards ceremony of the winners of the IV Habanos Day. The awards ceremony was presided over by the General Director of Empor s.a. Mr. Gonzalo Alvarez Elola, and partners: Sogrape Havana Club, Boutique Relogios, Porsche, Joselito, Luz e Som, Artisani, Inga Havanatur and Oitavos Hotel.
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