15th Anniversary Party

15th Anniversary Party

Every picture tells a story don’t it. While Rod Stewart sang it well, we are not sure if these pictures give June 2, 2011 justice. A spectacular way to celebrate 15 Years in business. A very special thanks to Havana House, House of Horvath, Brigham Enterprises, Kretek...
2011 Habanos Festival

2011 Habanos Festival

I did not get to the Festival in 2010 given I worked at the Vancouver Winter games. So this year with -25 weather in Toronto, off we went for the week. As usual it was a blast since my daughter tagged along for her winter break, the Havana weather was spectacular...
Havana November 2010

Havana November 2010

Looks like a busy Cuba cigar factory doesn’t it? It was as we took our group through during our visit on Friday November 19. Production was in full force for Trinidad 2010 Petit Robusto’s, Partagas Serie D N0 2’s, and lots and lots of Montecristo Open cigars. One of...
Havana November 2009

Havana November 2009

Other than Ida dumping 4 days of rain on us, our annual November trip to Havana went off without a hitch. Friday morning we always tour a factory and this year we went back to the H Upmann factory, one of Cuba’ most modern cigar production facilities. The place was a...
Pro Cigar Festival – March 2008

Pro Cigar Festival – March 2008

March 3 to 8 saw us attend the first Pro Cigar Festival in Santiago DR. Organized by the major tobacco growers and cigar manufacturers in Dominican Republic, the event featured some of the most detailed and best presented tours and seminars in which we have ever...