Optimist Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition 2014

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Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition

Roman Foltán: London Finalist  

We’ve enjoyed featuring the UK finalists in the Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition over the last few weeks. The finals are scheduled for the 25th September 2014, so we’ll soon know the Three Most Promising whom will then go on to contest a place in the Global Finals in Sydney, Australia in May 2015. In the last of our mini-series we are pleased to feature Roman Foltán with his Legacy cocktail: Optimist.

Pink Pigeon The Spice Is Right London Cocktail Week 2014

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Pink Pigeon Vanilla Spiced Rum

Come On Down…  The Spice is Right!  

For, this London Cocktail Week is not just about viewing… This year we are ‘doing’ as well! We are super happy to be working with Pink Pigeon Vanilla Spiced rum from Mauritius and spice expert Pritesh Mody from World of Zing with the aim to make you think differently about spiced rum…

Tempting Fate Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition 2014

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Tempting Fate

Matt Fairhurst: Wild Card Finalist  

With a well-established competition like Bacardi Legacy, anyone entering really should be fully clued up on what to expect should they succeed. That very thought was on the mind of Matt Fairhurst as we found out when he told us about the inspiration for his Legacy cocktail: Tempting Fate.

St Nicholas Abbey 5 Year Old Rum Previews At RumFest

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St Nicholas Abbey, RumFest, Barbados

A Coming Of Age…  

If you’ve been visiting RumFest for the last few years you would have been following the progression and development of St. Nicholas Abbey’s single estate rum. The fab rum they have been producing on site over the last few years has in part been sold as ‘see-through’ - an un-aged white rum, with the remainder carefully laid down for ageing on site. This year is special, for this year the rum has come of age…

Angostura RumFest London Cocktail Week 2014 News

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Angostura Butterfly House

The Angostura Butterfly House 

Where: 31 New Inn Yard, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3EY
A truly unique experience will be coming to this year’s esteemed London Cocktail Week as Angostura rum brings tropical Trinidad to London’s Shoreditch. Open from Thursday 9th – Sunday 12th October, The Angostura Butterfly House will bring fluttering moments of joy to all who take a stroll within it.

London RumFest 2014 Preview Part 2

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The UK RumFest

So Why Splash The Cash?  

Upset that the prices have gone up? Struggling for a justification of why you should spend the money? We’ve been hearing you, but let’s chat about it as there’s nowhere better for Rum fans to get their geek on here in the UK.

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