After a whirlwind year, we feel humbled and amazed for the awards Joya de Nicaragua has received and for the positive comments to our the latest additions.

The story of Joya de Nicaragua has been exciting and challenging. It is full of hope, love, family, friendship, resilience, and redemption. It encourages us to always do better and taught us to look back and appreciate our path.

Take a look to our 2018 year in review.

Factory Awards

This list of awards Joya de Nicaragua received is a testament to your support and appreciation.

Cigar Factory of the Year – Cigar Dojo

The Consensus: Factory of the Year 2018 – halfwheel

Company of the Year – halfwheel

Producer of the Year – Cigar Smoker of the Year Awards

Best Factory Performance 2018 – Cigar Coop

 Top Rated Brands

Thank you for allowing us to pioneer an industry by crafting the first cigars to ever come out of Nicaragua. Here is a list of the top-rated awards Joya de Nicaragua received by cigar brand.

Joya de Nicaragua No1

N°1 – Top 25 by halfwheel

Antaño Gran Reserva

N° 5 – Top Rated Cigar of 2018 by Cigars and Leisure

N° 16 – Top 25 by Cigar Aficionado

N° 28 – 2018 Countdown by Cigar Coop

N° 1 – The Consensus Top 25 by halfwheel

N° 1 – Top 25 by Cigar Federation

N° 1 – Top 10 by Tuesday Night Cigar Club

N° 1 – Top 10 Tony Casas

N° 1 – Top Rated Cigar of 2018 by Cigars and Leisure

N° 2 – Awards 2018 by CigarsLover Magazine

N° 4 – Top 10 of 2018 by Fine Tobacco NYC

N° 7 – Top 25 by Blind Man’s Puff

Best 13 Cigars by Robb Report

N° 2 – Cigar of the Year 2018 by Cigar Dojo

N° 4 – Top Rated Cigar of 2018 by Cigars and Leisure

N°8 – Top 10 of 2018 by Fine Tobacco NYC

N°22 – Top 25 by Cigar Journal

N°25 – Top 25 by Cigar Snob

N°25 – Top 25 by Cigar Federation

N°25 – 2018 Countdown by Halfwheel

Ratings

Joya de Nicaragua Nº1

94pts – halfwheel

Joya Red

91pts – Cigar and Spirits

Joya Black

91pts – Cigar Aficionado

Clásico

90pts  – Cigar Coop

Antaño

89pts – Cigar Aficionado

Joya Cabinetta

88pts – Cigar Insider

Cinco Décadas

97pts – Diadema – Cigar Authority

91pts – El General – Cigars and Spirits

93pts – Diadema – Fine Tobacco NYC

91pts – Diadema – Blind Man’s Puff

92pts – El General – Cigar Coop

93pts – Diadema – CigarsLover Magazine

8.13 – 7.52 – Diadema – Developing Palates

Antaño Gran Reserva

91pts – Belicoso – Cigar Insider

92pts – Robusto Grande – Cigar Aficionado

91pts – Robusto Grande – Cigar Snob

91pts – Belicoso – Cigar Aficionado

91pts – Presidente – Cigar Snob

88pts – Presidente – halfwheel

91pts – Presidente – Cigar Dojo

6.47 – 7.07 – Presidente – Developing Palates

Joya Silver

94pts – Corona – Cigars and Spirits

93pts – Toro – Cigar Federation

91pts – Toro – Cigar Snob

88pts – Robusto – Fine Tobacco NYC

90pts – Toro – halfwheel

92pts – Corona – Cigar Insider

92pts – Toro – Cigar Dojo

91pts – Toro – Cigar Snob

7.07 – 6.25 – Robusto – Developing Palates

Have your say!

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