in the world of Cuban Cigars, former Hunters & Frankau director Simon Chase was a legend. He was considered one of the most knowledgable people when it came to fine Habanos cigars. He received the honorary title of Hombre de Habanos in 1998.

Simon Chase

Today he passed away, age 74 and is mourned by the complete cigar industry, who lost a valuable member and friend. Ministry of Cigars sends thoughts and prayers to his family and friends.