Crowd Source Cocktails Jen Russo @jenrusso What is your favorite rum cocktail? Marissa Meyer jen, how about a hurricane with lilikoi juice. @daffodilblog I’ve been making Cherry Cokes with the Bacardi Torched Cherry Rum @ Moana, and they are so yum…… Caren Iacovelli Teves http://macandcheesereview.blogspot.com/2006/03/passion-fruit-mojito.html Ynez Tongson @angryshortgirl I just love rum, period. Rum makes […]
This is my chance to check out the Club House Cafe, while I cheer on Hilo Boy BJ Penn against his current nemesis Frankie Edgar. Its a greatly anticipated fight, since Edgar shook the foundation Penn stood on and stole his title. REMATCH! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LBG3PplJ51w[/youtube] No cover before 1pm, $10 after. UFC 118 starts at 4pm. […]
Mai Tai Me Up Ahhhh, Kona, Hawaii. You think sleepy little Kailua town on the big island. Think again. Once a year the town wakes up in a wash of Bacardi rum when the Don the Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival kicks off its weekend competition. With top mixologist talent showing up from all across the […]
You can’t be a bartender in Hawaii with out knowing the Mai Tai. While some may despise the drink, others are willing to turn it into a creative outlet which I bore witness to at last week’s Mai Tai Mix Off preliminary competition at the Royal Lahaina. Ten bartenders went head to head in five seven minute rounds with their own personal recipes. The top three competitors will get a place at the Second Annual Don the Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival held on August 14 at the Royal Kona Resort.
Blair took top awards with his kamaaina mai tai, w ryan burdens kiona aloha mai tai a show stopper, and jeff felice’s mai tai making an awesome blend of bacardi flavors All bartenders in competition Peoples choice winner Julie Henson from Kahales beach Club kihei with joey gottesman Sent from my iPhone Posted via […]
photo credit: brianholsclaw Mai Tais are like our State cocktail, at least for the tourists. But all of the bartenders here must make many Mai Tais daily. The Royal Lahaina Resort is hosting their chance to have a little fun with our “Hawaii-an punch” as twelve bartenders go glass to glass in a Mai Tai […]