Category: 15th Habanos Festival

Habanos Awards 2012. Nominees and winners

Habanos awards 2012. Nominnes and winners in the different categories.   NOMINEES Business Mauricio Abraham Abady (Habanos s.a. subdistributor in the Caribbean area) Elina Pérez Sánchez (Director of La Casa del Habano at Habana Libre Hotel) Ercan Hazar (Owner of Cigarstore Hazar in Vienna, [...]

“Habanos in Images” Prize of Photography

Grand Prix First Prize Second Prize Third Prize Mention Mention If you wish to have these photos in high resolution you can get in touch with Ricardo Salas through the email  

Art, glamour and more than one million dollars for the Cuban Public Health system in the closing of the 15th Habanos Festival

Hollywood star Danny Glover was awarded with the XV Habanos Festival Special Prize and the famous tennis player Boris Becker gave the Habanos Awards in the Communication Category. Partagás introduced its first Gran Reserva in its 168 years of history. 1,3 million dollars for the Cuban Public [...]

Cuba pays homage to the growers of the best tobacco in the world

The Habanos Festival dedicated one night to Vegueros, the guardians of the century-long tradition of the Cuban fields. During the night, this Habanos brand was re-launched. Attendees were able to sample three new vitolas and enjoy an avant-garde gastronomy which uses Cuban tobacco as an [...]

Internationally renowned figures will be attending the XV Habanos Festival, which begins in 7 days

A number of international celebrities and notable global figures from various fields, including music, cinema, and gastronomy, will be honoured guests at Cuba’s 15th Habanos Festival, the esteemed annual meeting of enthusiasts of the best tobacco in the world, which will take place from [...]

Culmina XIII Concurso Nacional Habanosommelier

After a long competitive session, the 13th National Habanosommelier Contest, an annual event organized by Habanos, S.A., concluded last January 31 at the Marinello Hall of Hotel Occidental Miramar. In this occasion, the contest was held among the 15 sommeliers who had won at regional level [...]

Venezuela has its Representative in the 12th Habanosommelier International Contest

On November 27, Mr. José Gregorio Pereira, Sommelier of vast experience, “Master of the Habanos Academy”, was nominated the Best Habanosommelier of Venezuela – 2012 by the International Association of Sommeliers, the American Association of Professional Sommeliers and the [...]

Habanos s.a. announces the dates of the 15th Habanos Festival to be held in 2013

  Habanos, S.A. is pleased to announce that the 15th edition of the Habanos Festival will take place from February 26th to March 2nd 2013. Exceptionally, the Festival will be celebrated form Tuesday to Saturday. In this next occasion the Welcoming Night will be Tuesday February 26th, and the [...]