Cigar Trophies Presented During IPCPR Trade Show in Orlando,

Cigar Journal Magazine presented its annual Cigar Trophies during the IPCPR trade show.

The event which featured Ruta 6, the latin music sensation was attended by over 200 of the premium cigar industry’s biggest names and most prolific cigar makers. The ceremony was presented by Chief Editors Colin Ganley and Reinhold Widmayer.

Guests enjoyed Champagne and a selection of the cigars that won Cigar Trophies in 2012.

The winners included:

Best Brand:
– Dominican Republic: Puro d’Oro
– Honduras: CAO OSA Sol
– Nicaragua: San Lotano

Best Cigar:
– Dominican Republic: Diamond Crown Maximus Churchill
– Honduras: Alec Bradley Fine and Rare 2011
– Nicaragua: My Father Lounge Exclusive

Best Value:
– Dominican Republic: VegaFina Fortaleza 2
– Honduras: Flor de Selva
– Nicaragua: Perdomo

Outstanding Art: Drew Estate Tobacco Company
Charity & Community: Rocky Patel Foundation
Best Accessory: Bóveda Humidity Control
Ambassador: Intl. Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association
Lifetime Achievement: Nestor Plasencia Sr.