For The Rum Of It
National Rum Day is August 16th, and we're scouting the best South Florida spots for you to celebrate!
Try some of the specialty rum cocktails available at Living Room this Friday for 20% off regular price. Guests can choose from a few select options, including the Bee Keeper with Puerto Rican Rum and lemon and honey infused cherry bitters topped with soda water, The Hemingway with Guatemalan aged rum, maraschino liqueur, grapefruit bitters and fresh-squeezed lime juice, Rum With Me with a mix of Guatemalan aged rum, fresh squeezed lime juice, coconut cream, pineapple, basil and granulated brown sugar and the Day and Night Daiquiri with Puerto Rican rum, coconut, fresh lime and basil syrup.
Celebrate National Rum Day at the biggest rum room in South Florida this Friday at Burlock Coast. This rustic seafood eatery is located just inside The Ritz-Carlton on Fort Lauderdale Beach and will be serving up their classic Rum Punch made with Wray & Nephew Rum for just $5 all day on August 16th. Guests can also indulge in specialty “Cocteles” like the Guava Limoncillo made with Oak & Cane Rum, lemon, guava syrup and ginger beer or the Rum Runner’s Remorse with Fwaygo Pineapple Rum, falernum, tephache and lillet rouge.
Choose from a selection of Classics or Not So Classic cocktails at L Bar located inside the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in celebration of Rum Day. Classic cocktails include the Queens Park Swizzle with Ron Zacapa Rum, mint leaves, bitters and fresh lime, the Dark n’ Stormy with Mount Gay Black Barrel Rum, fresh lime and ginger beer, or the Mai Tai with Appleton Estate Rum, Rhum Barbancourt, orange curacao, orgeat and fresh lime. If you’re feeling adventurous, try something off the Not So Classics menu, which includes Watermelon Sangria with watermelon, Sauvignon Blanc, Flor de Cana Rum and Cointreau or Hibiscus Punch with Flor de Cana Rum, fresh lemon, hibiscus syrup, pineapple and raspberries. These specialty cocktails are just $13 and will be available throughout the day on August 16th.
LIFESTYLE EXCLUSIVE: 3rd Annual National Rum Day Fest
Local and global rum bands will come together on August 16th at The Confidante Miami Beach to enjoy live music, cigar rolling, games and rum cocktails from 6 to 9 p.m. Celebrate National Rum Day with complimentary tastings and food prepared by the chef onsite. Those with VIP access will be allowed exclusive entry at 5:00 p.m. Participating rums include Ron Zacapa, Bacardi, Diplomatico, Santa Theresa, Havana Club, La Hechicera, Malibu and more. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit nationalrumdayfest2019.eventbrite.com.