Sailor Jerry UK Bartender Appreciation Day

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Sailor Jerry Bartender Appreciation Day

Who Will Be The UK’s Favourite Bartender?  

Sailor Jerry Launches a UK Initiative to Get Bartenders a Day off and Find the ‘Nation’s Favourite Bartender’.  We’ve been told that the Sailor Jerry team spoke to 1,000 drinkers and bartenders across the UK and that the results are amazing!

Haitian Rum Festival Preview

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Haitian Rum Festival

14th to 17th November 2014  

The first Haitian Rum Festival will be held in Port-au-Prince from 14 to 17 November 2014.  The events team (J'Organise) are looking to welcome rum fans from all over the world, both amateur and professional alike for what promises to be not only a wonderful showcase for rum, but an opportunity for Haiti to show off the islands crafts and creativity as well.  All being well, will be there and I can tell you we are pretty excited about the prospect.

Pussers Grog Cocktail

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Pusser's Grog Cocktail

Black Tot Day Essentials (Part 1)  

With Black Tot Day coming up on the horizon, we thought it might be a good idea to publish a couple of the serves that Pusser’s generally have at their events – both very easy to make and taste wonderful!

Ferrand Release Stiggins Fancy: a Pineapple Flavoured Rum

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Reverend Stiggins

Historical Tales of Flavoured Rum…  

FIRST USA TASTING: Tales of the Cocktail, Plantation Tasting Room: Sat, July 19, Bonnet Carre Room, Hotel Monteleone.
Press Release: In nineteenth-century England, a country that knew its spirits, one of the most prized was a thing called “pineapple rum,” a sipping spirit par excellence. Unfortunately, like many good things from the past, it eventually fell out of use and over the years its memory has faded - unless, of course, you’re a reader of Charles Dickens’ immortal Pickwick Papers, in which it features prominently as the favoured drink of the esteemed Reverend Stiggins. 

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