Tuesday, October 7, 2014

The 2014 Haitian Le festival du Rhum Happening November 14th through 17th

    The J'Organise's Staff invites the everyone, amateurs and connoisseurs of rum that the first Haitian Rum Festival will be held in Port-au-Prince from 14 to 17 November 2014.

     There will be over fifty rum exhibitors and thousands of visitors attending.  There will be an excellent presentation of the best rum brands and their creators.  The festival will also offer a mini craft fair as part of this unique event.  The event is here in Haiti and will last for three days. Rum beginners, connoisseurs and rum mixologosts as well as chefs will be offering exhibitions of their arts. 

NH Haiti El Rancho Hotel

    The festival is organized in partnership with the NH Haiti El Rancho, the host hotel and Saint James Rhum from Martinique, our honored guest.  There will be a prestigious panel of judges composed of worldwide festival producers and rum and spirit experts, 


     Alexandre VINGTIER, Editor of RUMPORTER will offer a seminar on the different types of rum .  Training sessions will lead by experts in mixology and rum tasting. Benoit BAIL and Jerome VALLANET, will pass on their knowledge to rum professionals in the bar and restaurant as well as the fans and collectors.  There will be master classes available as well. 

     A welcome cocktail will be offered to participants on November 14th while the 15th and 16th will be devoted to the exhibition and tasting. 

The festival will close on November 17th with an amazing show. Ceremony for various awards, including Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be presented. The closing day will include artistic performances and a fashion show.