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November 4, 2023
11:30 - 4:00 PM

Top Cigars Tasting

A tasting of Cigar Aficionado’s Top Cigars of 2022


Rocky Patel Sixty Sixty
No. 2 Cigar of 2022 (96 points)

Davidoff Nicaragua Diadema
No. 3 Cigar of 2022 (95 Points)

Oliva Serie V Churchill Extra
No. 5 Cigar of 2022 (95 Points)


The Three Faces Of Connecticut

The state of Connecticut is the home of three exceptional and quite different varieties of cigar tobacco: mild Connecticut shade, dark and rugged Connecticut broadleaf and spicy and rare Connecticut Havana. This seminar will discuss the long history of growing tobacco in Connecticut and what it’s like to blend these cigars.


La Flor Dominicana— Father And Sons

Litto Gomez, the creator of La Flor Dominicana, has been blending cigars for nearly 30 years. Litto is joined by his sons Tony and Litto Jr., who are also blenders. We will hear how they keep it all in the family at La Flor.


Padrón Cigars and Caymus Wine

Enjoy an exceptional wine & cigar pairing from Padrón Cigars and Caymus Vineyards.


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Questions? Email us at events@mshanken.com


Must be 21 or older to attend. Event sponsor reserves the right to refuse admission to any applicant. A portion of the ticket price is to purchase the cigars you receive at the event.