Cigar smokers love it for traveling with cigars, conditioning new finds and storing overflow sticks. Now the Boveda Humidor Bag, the most affordable portable humidor that comes preloaded with cigar humidity control, has been selected as 2021’s Best Cigar Accessory by Cigar Journal!
Watch Cigar Journal Award Winners Announced
Catch the Cigar Journal’s Best Accessory Award category at 44:02. Tim Swail, Boveda Executive Vice President of Sales, accepted the honor during the 2021 virtual awards ceremony.
What are the Cigar Journal Awards?
Each year with its Cigar Trophy Awards, Cigar Journal honors the great knowledge, dedication and hard work of those working in the cigar industry. There are many cigars awards, but only a few are decided by you, the cigar smoker. During the first round, readers enter a top candidate in each category. The top five semifinalists are culled from the nominations, then voted on again by cigar smokers to determine the winner.
Who Were the Nominees for the Best Accessory Award?
- Boveda One Year Humidor Bag
- Colibri Quantum triple jet-flame lighter
- Les Fines Lames Le Petit cigar cutter/pocket knife
- Smoking Moses RazorCut cigar cutter
- S.T. Dupont Megajet cigar lighter
Has Boveda Ever Won a Best Accessory Award?
Yes! Smoking enthusiasts have selected Boveda 2-way humidity control for cigars as the Best Cigar Accessory Award four times—in 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2020. This is the first-time win for the Boveda Humidor Bag, which was developed shortly after the company was founded in 1997. Read more about the Boveda origin story here.
The Boveda in the Boveda Humidor Bag Lasts a Year. The Bag is Reusable, Just Replace the 69% RH Boveda.
Boveda Humidor Bags come in three sizes: small for 3 to 5 cigars; medium for 10 to 15 cigars; and large (pictured) for 60 to 80 cigars.
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BEST BRAND 2021
Best Brand Cuba 2021: Partagás Serie D
Best Brand Dom. Rep. 2021: Fuente Fuente OpusX
Best Brand Honduras 2021: Camacho Triple Maduro
Best Brand Nicaragua 2021: Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series
Best Brand Other Countries 2021: Herrera Esteli Miami, USA
BEST CIGAR 2021
Best Cigar Cuba 2021: Montecristo Edmundo
Best Cigar Dom. Rep. 2021: E.P. Carrillo Pledge Prequel
Best Cigar Honduras 2021: Leaf by Oscar Valladares Maduro Toro
Best Cigar Nicaragua 2021: Perdomo 10th Anniversary Box-Pressed Epicure Maduro
Best Cigar Other Countries 2021: The American Toro, USA
BEST VALUE 2021
Best Value Cuba 2021: San Cristóbal de la Habana
Best Value Dom. Rep. 2021: Kristoff GC Signature Series
Best Value Honduras 2021: Rocky Patel LB1
Best Value Nicaragua 2021: A.J. Fernandez New World Connecticut
BEST CIGAR ACCESSORY 2021
Boveda One Year Humidor Bag
BEST VIRTUAL LOUNGE 2021
Light ‘em Up Lounge
OUTSTANDING ART 2021
Rocky Patel Art Gallery
CHARITY & COMMUNITY 2021
Joya de Nicaragua