INDIANAPOLIS, IN (JUNE 15, 2015) – BLEND BAR • CIGAR (“BLEND”) announced today that it is hosting the launch of the Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary cigar in the United States on June 18, 2015. Nat Sherman, tobacconist to the world since 1930, is introducing the limited edition Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary cigar, celebrating over eight decades filled with passion and a steadfast commitment to impeccable customer service, employee loyalty and exceptional tobacco products.
Commenting on the launch, Corey Johnston, BLEND President, stated “we are very much honored to host the initial launch of such a prestigious event in the United States as the introduction of the Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary cigar. Nat Sherman has rightfully been dubbed an icon in the tobacco industry. Shortly after opening its doors in 1930 in the heart of Manhattan’s garment district, Nat Sherman quickly became a lauded destination for tobacco enthusiasts, including celebrity clientele such as Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr. and John F. Kennedy Jr.”
Johnston further commented “BLEND BAR • CIGAR will be hosting the Sherman family at the launch party with a fabulous Knob Creek bourbon bar and a summer barbeque provided by local celebrity chef Dan Carter with proceeds going to Second Helpings, Inc.”
With only 2,500 boxes in production, the Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary cigar will be sold in boxes of ten, priced at $190 per box, before applicable taxes. Continuing the brand’s 85th Anniversary celebrations, Nat Sherman will host a series of intimate dinners across the country throughout 2015. Today, the flagship Nat Sherman Townhouse is located in the heart of Manhattan at 12 East 42nd Street and warmly welcomes thousands of New York locals and visitors each year.