The Optimate Cigar Factory was established in Syracuse, New York in 1866 by Justin Suebert. Extremely popular from the late 19th century through the early 20th, top-selling brands such as Otimates, Pickwick Club, and La Perfeccion were made at the factory. Justin Suebert’s first big hit was Pick Wick Club created in 1873 and Optimates became his best-seller in 1908. These pristine examples of early clear Havana blends are crafted with the finest Cuban tobacco. Add to your collection today, or pick up for a special occasion and experience a dying breed of American-made gems.