It is constantly been the Caribbean money of diving, a haven for sustainability and the pure natural environment.
But now a different aspect of Bonaire is in the highlight, as extra and more vacationers take pleasure in Bonaire’s location as the culinary star of the ABC islands, where by environment-class eateries abound and a cocktail and a fantastic spirits society carries on to increase.
And that is the pondering guiding the island’s newest celebration, Bonaire Rum 7 days, a weeklong festival highlighting the greatest quality rums from the Caribbean and the island’s buzzing gastronomic motion.
“Bonaire has turn into a single of the Caribbean’s best gourmet places, led by an remarkable selection of earth-class eateries and some great bars,” states Alexander Britell, editor and publisher of Caribbean Journal, which is organizing the occasion hosted by Tourism Company Bonaire. “With Bonaire Rum Week, we’re celebrating rum as an artisanal, extremely-premium spirit, set in opposition to the backdrop of this impossibly lovely, pristine island.”
Bonaire Rum 7 days is set for June 14-17, with a whole slate of events that give tourists and locals the likelihood to sample some of the Caribbean region’s prime rums and indulge in Bonaire’s culinary tradition.
The celebration kicks off with an opening social gathering by Rum Papiamento at Rum Runners that is followed on June 15 by a rum-on-the-seaside tasting at the Plaza Seaside Vacation resort and a cocktail competition at Tiki & Co.
June 16 sees a rum lunch geared up by the Harbour Village Seaside Club’s proficient Chef Britt Thomassen, adopted by a Happy Hour at Buddy Dive by the celebrated Clifton Estate Rum from Nevis.
On the early morning of June 17 at Delfins, there is a rum tasting seminar for neighborhood bartenders and then there is the social gathering piece: a final Bonaire Rum Week dinner at the Brass Boer, the Caribbean outpost of the three-Michelin-star culinary crew of Johnny and Therese Boer, followed by Papa’s Pilar’s rum-and-cigar pairing night at the Delfins Beach Resort.
“We are delighted to see how many associates are intrigued in remaining component of the initial Bonaire Rum 7 days,” Tourism Company said in a assertion. “By arranging this party, we will showcase Bonaire as a lot more than just a diving location, and give our website visitors the possibility to practical experience Bonaire in a distinct way. We are wanting ahead to an thrilling week where both equally our guests and locals can mingle and love.”
Bonaire Rum 7 days resort associates involve Delfins Seaside Resort Harbour Village Seaside Club Plaza Beach front and Dive Resort Bonaire Captain Don’s Habitat Buddy Dive Vacation resort Bellafonte Bonaire and Bamboo Bonaire.
The festival’s host rum is the island’s celebrated nearby rum, Rom Rincon, joined by a lot more than a dozen rums from throughout the wider Caribbean.
Caradonna Adventures is the official travel companion for Bonaire Rum Week (you can obtain a lot more on deals right here).
For far more, check out Bonaire Rum 7 days.
Bonaire Rum 7 days is CJ’s second significant rum occasion in the Caribbean, signing up for the existing Caribbean Rum Awards St Barth, established for Nov. 1-6, 2022, a weeklong pageant and the Caribbean’s premier rum competitors.