Category: 14th Habanos Festival

Cuba has its Representative in the Habanosommelier International Contest.

After a long day of competition was recently selected the Habanosommelier who will represent Cuba in the upcoming 11th Habanosommelier International Contest to be celebrated as part of the 14th Habanos Festival (from February 27 to Marth 24). The absolute winner of the event was Daniel Reyes [...]

Blind Tasting: Challenging All Senses and the Passion for Habanos

The blind tasting, an event carried out this year for the second time at the recently concluded 15th Habano Festival proved to be a competition that challenges the senses of the most passionate and knowledgeable habano lovers. In the tasting, participants are required to identify the stock and [...]

The first Reserva of Romeo y Julieta closes the 14th Habanos Festival

The Romeo y Julieta Petit Churchills was also presented. It has one of the most requested formats today thanks to its reduced size, Petit Robusto. The annual Auction of Humidors has received more than 963,000 dollars which will be donated to the Cuban Public Health System. Havana, 3 of March, [...]

Personalities from all over the world enjoy the Habanos Festival.

Actor and musician Jim Belushi surprises guests during the 520th Anniversary of the Discovery of Tobacco in Cuba Night with an impromptu music jam alongside Phil Manzanera. The Welcoming Night futures other personalities including Jack Bruce, ex NBA players, Travis Best and Dale Davis alongside [...]

Estuche 520 Aniversario, el sabor del Descubrimiento

In the year that marks the 520th anniversary of the discovery of Habano by Europeans, Habanos S.A. has come up with a special case to celebrate this party. The 520th Anniversary case is a special gift whereby Habanos, S.A. and the XIV Habanos Festival commemorate the 520th anniversary of [...]

14th Habanos Festival begins after an excelent year of habanos sales in the world

Actor and musician Jim Belushi, guitarists Phil Manzanera of Roxy Music and Jack Bruce of Cream, and Michelin-starred chef Sergio Torres are among those attending the event which commemorates the 520 Anniversary of the Discovery of Tobacco in Cuba. Cohiba Pirámides Extra, first figurado in the [...]

international personalities from different fields will be present at XIV Habanos Festival

Guitarists Phil Manzanera and Jack Bruce will play with Cuban singer Augusto Enriquez at a concert during the Welcome Evening. Spanish chef Sergio Torres has developed a special recipe for one of the dishes that will star at the 520 Anniversary Evening of the Discovery of Tobacco in Cuba. [...]

Within the framework of the 520th anniversary of Tobacco Discovery the 14th Habanos Festival will be held.

The event, taking place on February 27th till March 2nd, 2012, will pay special tribute to two prestigious Habanos brands: Cohiba and Romeo y Julieta. On January 10th, 2012 the registration period will be opened to be done only at Habanos Website Havana, January 5, 2012- From [...]

Habanos s.a, the sponsor for the screening of the Documentary, Cigars: The Heart & Soul of Cuba

Habanos, S.A. exclusively sponsored the screening of the documentary Cigar: The Heart & Soul of Cuba, presented by James Suckling and directed by James Orr. The Documentary with just over 50 minutes was screened on December 2nd, in Room 1930 at The Cuba National Hotel, under the 33th New [...]

2011 UK HabanoSommelier crowned

On October 18th, the annual UK HabanoSommelier final was held at Hunters & Frankau Limited London head offices. Three finalists from some of the leading cigar friendly restaurants and hotels, with outdoor cigar areas, arrived to face a tough day of competition. The prize at stake was an all [...]