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Ocasio-Cortez Tweets About ‘Dark N Stormy’

Ocasio-Cortez Tweets About ‘Dark N Stormy’

In citing ‘Cocktails for the Revolution’ in a response to a tweet yesterday, Democratic congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted about the ‘Dark n’ Stormy’ drink, saying a ‘world w/o a GreenNewDeal: a Bitter Dark n’ Stormy.” Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, who previously worked as a bartender, is the youngest woman... Read more of this article

Police: Docksider Pub To Close For 24 Hours

Police: Docksider Pub To Close For 24 Hours

[Updated] As a result of an “antisocial incident” that took place at Docksider Pub last weekend, the police are using the power under the Liquor License Act to close the establishment for 24 hours; from 10pm on Friday [Jan 25] to 10pm on Saturday [Jan 26].A police spokesperson said, “As a result of an antisocial incident that took place... Read more of this article

Princess Launch New Wine Events Programme

Princess Launch New Wine Events Programme

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has unveiled a new series of wine events for the first quarter of 2019. The first of the monthly events, the Chef and Sommelier Blind Wine Pairing Dinner, will take place from 6:30pm on Friday, January 25 and will be a blind tasting of six different French wines accompanied by regionally inspired dishes prepared by... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tiger Shark Ginger Beer Launched

Bermuda Tiger Shark Ginger Beer Launched

Atlanta-based Chapman Beverage has launched a new product dubbed ’Bermuda Tiger Shark Ginger Beer,’ saying it is the “flavor equivalent of a shark attack in a can.”“It began with two childhood friends and a Bermuda fishing trip,” the company claims on their website. “In 2010, these best buds were enjoying... Read more of this article

Review: Waterford Wine Pairing Dinner At Marcus

Review: Waterford Wine Pairing Dinner At Marcus

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Over the weekend, I was given the awesome opportunity to attend a wine pairing dinner at Marcus at the Hamilton Princess. It was an invitation I couldn’t refuse considering I love to eat and I love wine. The event was put on by Pitt & Co and featured wine from Waterford Estate in South Africa. The guest for the... Read more of this article

Sandys Parish Council Wine Tasting Tonight

Sandys Parish Council Wine Tasting Tonight

The Sandys Parish Council is having a wine tasting event to raise funds for educational awards and community events at 6.00pm this evening [Oct 20] at the “Star of India Building” in Dockyard, and appetizers and raffle prizes are included. Related StoriesUncorked Summer Edition On August 12 Family Centre To Host Blind Wine... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Debuts Sommelier Service

Hamilton Princess Debuts Sommelier Service

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club have appointed Oana-Alexandra Taflan as their first sommelier. This marks the first time that the hotel has offered a sommelier service at its restaurants, strengthening its reputation as a destination for wine lovers. Diners at Marcus will be able to avail themselves of Ms Taflan’s extensive knowledge of wine and... Read more of this article

Free Trip Prize Offered In Cocktail Competition

Free Trip Prize Offered In Cocktail Competition

The City of Hamilton announced that registration is now open for the Bacardi Cocktail Competition, taking place on October 19th during the fall edition of the 2018 City Food Festival. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Bacardi Cocktail Competition, taking place on October 19th during... Read more of this article

Photos: Bacardi Event For New Aged Rums

Photos: Bacardi Event For New Aged Rums

People were last night given an insight into how Bacardi makes its rums at a special tasting session for two of its latest products. Bacardi Regional Trade Ambassador, Carlos Garcia Bacardi, who flew in from Puerto Rico, explained the process behind making the Bacardí Añejo Cuatro and Bacardí Gran Reserva Diez, which have just arrived on-Island. The... Read more of this article

Two New Bacardi Rums To Be Introduced

Two New Bacardi Rums To Be Introduced

Two new premium rums from Bermuda-based Bacardi will be introduced to the island soon, and the company says the new products – Bacardí Añejo Cuatro and Bacardí Gran Reserva Diez – will “breathe new life into the rum category on the Island.” Carlos Garcia, the Regional Trade Ambassador for the Caribbean and Central America... Read more of this article

Butterfield & Vallis Launch Estrella Beer

Butterfield & Vallis Launch Estrella Beer

After 100 years of general trading, Butterfield and Vallis has recently requested and received its first license to warehouse and distribute beers and wines, with the company explaining that the licenses apply to both the Woodlands Road and Orange Valley facilities.“We see this as following in the tradition of the company’s ancestors who were... Read more of this article

Photos: Burrows Lightbourn Host ‘Blade’ Launch

Photos: Burrows Lightbourn Host ‘Blade’ Launch

Burrows Lightbourn recently held a special Launch Party for Heineken’s new innovation in Draught Beer “The Blade” which is described as a “self-contained, low cost and easy to use draught machine that offers businesses access to premium, professional quality draught beer.” “Blade is a pioneering new appliance that stores,... Read more of this article

National Rosé Day Launches In Bermuda

National Rosé Day Launches In Bermuda

Uncorked! and VinoTokens are getting set to hold a party in celebration of National Rosé Day on Saturday, June 9 from 3.00pm to 7.00pm at the Botanical Gardens. A spokesperson said, “National Rosé Day, an event celebrating rosé wines and champagnes, is quickly becoming the summer’s must attend gathering all over the world. “Social... Read more of this article