DRINKS: Rumfest Presents the Rum Experience University
As you’ve probably guessed, we love a good drink here in Blood, Sweat and Fashion towers and there is nothing we love more than the annual Rumfest drinks festival. The 2 day celebration of all things rum was the brainchild of Worldwide Rum Ambassador Ian Burrell, and the great man has come up with The Rum Experience University, a 5 day diploma course due to take place in Andalucia, Spain.
Now that you’ve finished picking your jaw up from the floor, here are the details:
-The inaugural programme will take place from 16th-20th September 2013
-Taking place at Europe’s last remaining distillery, Ron Montero, situated along the beautiful Andalucian coast
-Open to enthusiasts as well as industry professionals
-The programme includes workshops, rum excursions, masterclasses and more
-Guest speakers from the world of food and drink including Richard Seale from Four Square distillery in Barbados and cocktail historians Jared Brown and Anistatia Miller
There is absolutely nothing like the Rum Experience University on earth, and with Ian Burrell at the helm, it will be guaranteed to be the most comprehensive and enjoyable experience for any drinks enthusiast or industry insider.
The experience includes stay at the Rum University hotel, food, all courses, excursions, book and diploma for a grand total of £899 per person (flights and transfers not included).