2014

Tallinn Cigar Weekend 2014

Cigar Smoking Championship started with exclusive Gala dinner with great entertainment program, music, interesting talks and of course tasting finest cigars, like the Davidoff cigar Primero, which is elegant flavorful aperitif cigar. Also Bespoke cigars and Davidoff no2 cigars were smoked, which were excellent cigars during the entire night. Competing cigar was Monte Cristo nr 4.

Before the contest Mr Tullio Liblik, founder of the Tallinn Cigar Club appraised Mr Mahesh P. Ranmani, who is Managing Director of Rasa Trading company which imports Davidoff, Arturo Fuente, Padron and Oliva cigars. He also has the franchise for the cigar house La Casa del Habano in Tallinn and in Riga. Ranmani`s role promoting the cigar culture in Estonia has been significant and highly appreciated.

On Saturday morning a city tour with professional tour guide was held - new places and spots were discovered in old Tallinn. Guests visited one of the oldest cigar houses in Tallinn trying different cigars, like Total Flame Serie FTW Toro and tasting new whiskey brands like Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban ja Ardbeg 10 Y.O Single Islay Malt.

In the afternoon, the group visited the ancient Viking village, where cigar expert and the founder of the Bespoke cigar brand Mr Jeremy Casdagly gave a thorough overview about the background and modern trends of cigar smoking. Next morning all the guests had a long brunch in Viimsi Spa Hotel restaurant and talked about the memorable weekend in Tallinn.