Avo Uvezian was a jazz pianist and composer with a love for great cigars. He fell out of love with Cuban cigars and desired to launch his own brand. So, Avo spent two years traveling the Dominican Republic in search of a satisfactory production facility. After smoking a few samples with Master Blender Hendrik Kelner he made his decision. Once created exclusively for the Davidoff shop in New York City; the brand launched across the U.S. in 1988.
For over 30 years the brand has produced cigars that exemplify harmony, passion, and an appetite for new experiences. Ultimately, Avo Uvezian was a composer of fine music and fine cigars. Savor Every Note.