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‘Will Be Visiting Establishments Across Island’

‘Will Be Visiting Establishments Across Island’

The police are reminding all liquor licenced establishments that “they are to abide by the Public Health [COVID-19 Emergency Powers] Regulations 2020,” with the police noting that they will be “visiting establishments across the island throughout the holiday weekend.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service... Read more of this article

Column: What’s A Healthy Drink Limit & Type

Column: What’s A Healthy Drink Limit & Type

[Opinion column written by Agathe Holowatinc] It’s summertime! That means boat parties, raft ups, weddings and other celebrations, evenings out, live music and amazing DJs, beach parties, pool parties, and more! If you know me, I love to dance and to celebrate important occasions, and I feel that life is truly meant to be enjoyed to the fullest. However,... Read more of this article

Unique Cocktail Celebrates Bermuda Day

Unique Cocktail Celebrates Bermuda Day

John Lake – Rosewood Bermuda’s bar manager – has created a ‘Jewel of the Atlantic’ cocktail for people across the island to make at home in celebration of Bermuda Day. A spokesperson said, “In celebration of one of the island’s most important holidays, Bermuda Day, Rosewood Bermuda bar manager John Lake has created... Read more of this article

Premier: Will Be Able To Get Alcohol, Beer, Wine

Premier: Will Be Able To Get Alcohol, Beer, Wine

“My job isn’t to make everyone’s lives miserable, it’s to keep everyone safe,” Premier David Burt said, adding that “your alcohol & nicotine supply lines are secure.” Noting that he himself likes a drink “every now and then,” the Premier added that “you will be able to get your alcohol,... Read more of this article

Bacardi Factories To Help Produce Hand Sanitizer

Bacardi Factories To Help Produce Hand Sanitizer

Following after their $3 million donation to help the bar and restaurant industry around the world, Bacardi announced that eight Bacardi-owned manufacturing sites across world will join in the effort to make hand sanitizers, with their factories set to help produce 1.1 million liters. The Bermuda-headquartered company said, “Family-owned Bacardi... Read more of this article

Bacardi Donate $3M To Bar/Restaurant Industry

Bacardi Donate $3M To Bar/Restaurant Industry

Bacardi Limited is stepping up to help the global bar and restaurant industry that has been affected by the Covid-19 shutdown, with the company announcing they will be donating $3 million to support the industry. The company has already mobilized to help during the pandemic, shifting some of their production capability at its Puerto Rico facility... Read more of this article

Bacardi Helping Hand Sanitizer Production

Bacardi Helping Hand Sanitizer Production

Bermuda-headquartered Bacardi is shifting some of its production capability at its Puerto Rico facility to help make hand sanitizer. The company said, “A shift in production by Bacardi at the world’s largest premium rum distillery is helping supply ethanol required to produce the much needed hand sanitizers that are in high demand as a result... Read more of this article

Bacardi To Hold “Back To The Bar” On Thursday

Bacardi To Hold “Back To The Bar” On Thursday

On Thursday [Feb 6], 7,000 Bacardi employees across the globe will participate in their ‘Back to the Bar’ event, visiting bars in more than 100 cities in order to examine the latest in cocktails. A spokesperson said, “This Thursday, 7,000 Bacardi employees across the globe will turn on their ‘out of office’ message to go... Read more of this article

‘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