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‘Roof Wetting’ Held For New Beehives At Bacardi

‘Roof Wetting’ Held For New Beehives At Bacardi

Noting that it is part of their “ongoing commitment to environmental sustainability,” Bacardi recently welcomed ‘new tenants’ as honeybees moved in as part of the Aberfeldy Barrels and Bees program, with the company holding a ‘roof wetting’ for the new beehives at the Bacardi building. A spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Gosling’s Papa Seal Named ‘Rum Of The Year’

Gosling’s Papa Seal Named ‘Rum Of The Year’

Gosling’s Papa Seal Bermuda Rum has been named the Best Rum of 2019 by the Caribbean Journal’s Rum Journal. The story said, “In 2012, Caribbean Journal’s Rum Journal first launched the Rum Awards — a unique celebration of the best rums of the year. “This year’s edition of the Best Rums honors rums in a diverse range of... Read more of this article

Police Order Rangers To Close For 24 Hours

Police Order Rangers To Close For 24 Hours

Following a disturbance at the Southampton Rangers Sports Club on Sunday evening [Dec 8], the police have used their authority under the Liquor Licence Act to order them to close for 24 hours – from 10pm on Saturday until 10pm on Sunday. A police spokesperson said, “Following a disturbance at Southampton Rangers Sports Club that occurred... Read more of this article

Bacardi Limited Acquires Stillhouse LLC

Bacardi Limited Acquires Stillhouse LLC

Bermuda-headquartered Bacardi Limited, the largest privately-held spirits company in the world, today [Nov 15] announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Stillhouse, LLC. Bacardi made an initial investment in Stillhouse in 2014 and has provided additional funding and strategic support to the company over the years. This acquisition... Read more of this article

Crimson Moon Halloween Cocktail Competition

Crimson Moon Halloween Cocktail Competition

The Bar-Train BDA & Division Of P.A.C.E will host a Halloween cocktail competition titled “Crimson Moon” on Wednesday, October 30 at Coco Reef. The event poster says, “Join us for the 2019 Halloween Cocktail Competition featuring the Fall 2019 BTB students. 6:30 PM start time. Costumes are welcome! $5.00 signature drink. Live... Read more of this article

Master Of Flair Comes To Taste Of Bermuda

Master Of Flair Comes To Taste Of Bermuda

The Taste of Bermuda culinary weekend is here and master of flair bartending, Matt Conway, can’t wait to be a part of it. “Conway will be doing a demonstration of his skills at the Aftertaste Bartending Competition, sponsored by Bacardi, on Friday night. High-flying bottles and shakers being juggled and thrown, balanced and poured will have... Read more of this article

Gosling’s Happy Hour For A Cause On Oct 4

Gosling’s Happy Hour For A Cause On Oct 4

[Updated] Gosling’s have partnered with Bermuda Red Cross to hold a charity event titled “Happy Hour For A Cause” on Friday, October 4 from 6.00pm to 9.00pm to support those devastated by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. The event poster said, “Come join us for Happy Hour at the Goslings Wine Cellar on Friday, October 4 6pm... Read more of this article

Taste Of Bermuda: Call For Bartenders

Taste Of Bermuda: Call For Bartenders

The City of Hamilton, in partnership with Bacardi, is calling on all bartenders to apply as a contestant in the annual AfterTaste Bacardi Bartender Competition event, to be held at the Bacardi building on Friday, October 11th at 6:00pm. Vying participants will compete against each other in front of a live crowd on the beautiful Bacardi front lawn and... Read more of this article

Beer & Wine Experience At Harbour Nights

Beer & Wine Experience At Harbour Nights

The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce have announced the addition of an outdoor beer and wine experience at Harbour Nights. A spokesperson said, “Overlooking the water on the Pier 6 lawn, Phil Barnett, Kirstin Schwaegerl and the team from Island Restaurant Group, will offer a selection of beers from Dockyard Brewing Co and also a range of wines.” Ms.... Read more of this article

Maxim Magazine Spotlights Goslings Rums

Maxim Magazine Spotlights Goslings Rums

It’s been said that rum is a tonic which clarifies the vision. And according to the online edition of international men’s magazine Maxim, two of the best rums in the world when it comes to clarifying things are Gosling Brothers Ltd.’s Papa Seal Single Barrel and Family Reserve Old Rum. The Bermuda wine and spirits company exports a... Read more of this article

Gindulgence Gin Festival At Hamilton Princess

Gindulgence Gin Festival At Hamilton Princess

The Gindulgence gin festival took place at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club this weekend. A spokesperson said, “Organised by the hotel’s Sommelier, Alex Taflan, the event was a celebration of the perfect summer spirit. Light, low-calorie and with a huge variety of flavours and botanicals, it makes the perfect base for a G&T or a number... Read more of this article

Rangers Sports Club Liquor Licence Renewed

Rangers Sports Club Liquor Licence Renewed

The Liquor Licencing Authority has granted the licence renewal for Southampton Rangers Sports Club but with several conditions. Superintendent James Howard said, “A Liquor Licencing Authority hearing was held on Thursday 30th May 2019 regarding Southampton Rangers Sports Club’s request to renew their liquor licence. “Representatives for... Read more of this article

‘Believe Tourism Business Owners Will Benefit’

‘Believe Tourism Business Owners Will Benefit’

The modernisation of liquor licensing procedures “appears to address many of the concerns our team has heard from tourism entrepreneurs” the BTA said following the recent legislative changes for liquor licensing. A BTA spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Tourism Authority generally supports the modernisation of tourism industry-related laws,... Read more of this article