Cigar Smoker of the Year 2014
November 16 2014
On Sunday November 16th 2014 Boisdale of Canary Wharf saw cigar aficionados and celebrity cigar smokers from around the world gather for The Spectator Cigar Awards Dinner 2014, sponsored by Mehmet Kurt of Kingwood Stud, founded by Boisdale. Arnold Schwarzenegger was crowned The Spectator Cigar Smoker of the Year and Kelsey Grammer, Hollywood star, was a runner-up for the Spectator Cigar Smoker of the Year 2014.
Guests gathered on the Boisdale’s covered terrace and enjoyed Champagne Barons de Rothschild Brut NV, Chivas Regal Negronis and canapés followed by a sumptuous dinner of expertly sourced Hebridean shellfish and Aberdeenshire beef fillet that Boisdale is famed for cooked by Executive Head Chef, Andy Rose. The evening was hosted by Tom Parker Bowles and recognised various aspects of the cigar world, with award categories including Cigar Producer, Retailer, Writer, and culminating in The Spectator Cigar Smoker of the Year.