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Monday, October 12
 

TBA

Cigar & Rum Pairing

A cigar brand established in 1875 named after the Shakespeare novel. Sir Winston Churchill was perhaps the brand's most famous devotee with the flagship vitola named in his honour.

Venue: Sautter Cigars, 106 Mount Street,London, Mayfair, W1K2TW
Cigars:                                   Romeo y Julieta Cedros de Luxe No. 3

                                                Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchill

 

Rums:                                   Don Q Gran Añejo [Puerto Rico’s best-selling brand]

Ron de Jeremy XO [produced in Panama and owned by the famous pornstar]

To purchase tickets please follow this link:http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/spirits-elite-8514061139?s=45840951


Speakers
avatar for Roger Barnes

Roger Barnes

Spirits Consultant, Spirits Elite
A globally renowned rum enthusiast whose knowledge of rums is well respected by industry professionals. Has advised brands, on-trade and consumers on the category of rum along with other premium spirits. Over 20 years of building relationships with key personnel within the industry... Read More →



Monday October 12, 2015 TBA
Sautters Knigtsbridge

12:00 BST

Drink Rum!

During Rum Experience why not  pop in to one of the bars taking part in #rumweek and have a Mojito, a Mai Tai or even something different that you have not tried before.

As the list of participating establishments increases we have a growing list of bars who will be showcasing their Rum Portfolio in honour of Rum Experience Week. 


Mahiki, Mayfair

Trailer Happiness, Notting Hill

Rum & Sugar, Docklands

LCC, Covent Garden

Merchant Tavern, Shoreditch (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Opium, China Town (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Hush, Mayfair  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Skylon, Southbank  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Jinjuu, Soho  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Smith & Whistle, Park Lane  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Pearson Room, Canary Wharf  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

London Capital Club, Monument  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

South Kensington Club, South Ken   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Resident Paradise Row, Bethnal Green  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Eckovision, Brixton   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)


Monday October 12, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
Various

12:00 BST

The Fat Bear, London, EC4 Rum Paired Menu

The Fat Bear is a collaboration from both sides of the Atlantic, with a team drawn from America and London who have hones their abilities to deliver the best possible dining experience such as the newly Michelin starred Social Eating House, Hawksmoor, Paramount and beyond.

During Rum Week they will be pairing Mauritian Rums namely Gold of Mauritius and Mauritius Club with our American regional food.

2 courses will be paired with rums for £25 that include; Slow-smoked BBQ - USDA Prime Beef Brisket or St. Louis Pork Ribs; paired with Mauritius Club and for dessert Oreo Cheesecake; paired with Gold of Mauritius Dark Rum

If you wish to book this set menu please book via the website, email or call them on:  02072362498

Website – www.thefatbear.co.uk       Email – info@thefatbear.co.uk



Monday October 12, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
The Fat Bear

13:00 BST

RumFest Take Over @ Gerry's Wine & Spirits
London's favourite spirits shop will be getting a 'rum make over' during Rum Experience Week. For the first 3 days during the festivities you'll be able to sample a few special rums that will be showcasing at this years Boutique RumFest and the RumFest itself. And if you have purchased a ticket for The RumFest you will receive 10% off of any rum that you purchase at Gerry's Wines & Spirits during London's Rum Experience Week.

Speakers
avatar for Allen Daly

Allen Daly

Head Honcho, Gerry's Wine & Spirits
Allen is Head Honcho and has been with the shop for nearly thirty years. He’s seen more booze brands come and go than most of us have had hot dinners and is responsible for all things at Gerry’s.   Being Michael’s original apprentice and manager of Gerry’s, there really... Read More →


Monday October 12, 2015 13:00 - 17:30 BST
Gerry's Wines & Spirits

18:30 BST

Caribbean Fresh hands-on cookery class with Rum

Looking for that added flavour and flair in your cooking? Let Trinidad born Shivi Ramoutar share with you her own twist on this island cuisine that will bring fresh and vibrant flavours to your table and add that Caribbean zing to your cooking. These tropical inspired salads and grills are perfect to throw on your barbeque but just as simple to make indoors. Together you will make ‘Paradise Prawns’, ‘Blackened Corn Salad’, ‘Jerk Pulled Pork and Watermelon Salad’, ‘Tamarind dressed Sweet Potato and Beetroot Salad’ and to round things off you will have a cocktail demonstration from a Havana Club ambassador. 

Venue info:  Divertimenti Cookery School, South Kensington / Knightsbridge, 227-229 Brompton Road,  London, SW3 2EP

book your ticket here:  http://www.divertimenti.co.uk/cookery-school 

 

Speakers
avatar for Shivi Ramoutar

Shivi Ramoutar

Chef/Author, Caribbean Modern
Shivi was born in Trinidad (many moons ago) to culturally diverse parents and brought up between there, the heady heights of New York, the grassy fields of the English countryside, and the eclectic buzz of London.  It has meant that her first love, Caribbean food, has also been... Read More →



Monday October 12, 2015 18:30 - 23:30 BST
Divertimenti Cookery School

19:00 BST

Alfred Lambs Secret Store - VIP sampling session & Rum Week Launch Party

Rum Week Launch Event

Attend a special tasting of Lambs limited edition Single Cast in one of Alfred Lambs secret Store under the Thames. It will also be the launch party for Rum Week. Voltaire is located in London’s Square Mile and is the new haunt for spirit drinkers and cigar lovers.

Built on the foundations of Bridewell Palace, the venue’s interior is inspired by its regal history and the inherited architecture. The grade II listed building features old stone vaults that kept prisoners under lock and key, and later housed the treasures of a Bank that was built in its place. Fast-forward to the present day and the vaults have been transformed into luxury private VIP zones complete with personal waiter and available to reserve.

Come take part in a very exclusive sampling session of the first limited edition batch of Lamb’s single cask.

Then be part of the official launch party for the Rum Experience Week.



Monday October 12, 2015 19:00 - 23:30 BST
Voltaire
 
Tuesday, October 13
 

TBA

Cigar & Rum Pairing

Venue:                                 Dunhill Tobacconists

 

Address:                              1a St James’s Street London SW1A 1EF

 

Reception:                          7pm [welcome drink / snacks / canapes]

Start:                                     7.30pm

Finish:                                   9.30pm

 

Maximum Number:        40 people [standing]

 

Event Title:                         House of Dunhill

 

History:                                Alfred Dunhill opened his first cigar shop in 1907 in London sourcing cigars from Cuba. After the revolution Dunhill begun to produce cigars in countries such as Honduras & Dominican Republic.

 

Cigars:                                   Dunhill Valverdes [Dominican Republic]

                                                Dunhill Heritage Robusto [Honduras]

 

Rums:                                   Atlantico Private Cask [Dominican Republic]

English Harbour 10 Year Old [Antigua]

To purchase tickets please follow the link: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/spirits-elite-8514061139?s=45840951

Speakers
avatar for Roger Barnes

Roger Barnes

Spirits Consultant, Spirits Elite
A globally renowned rum enthusiast whose knowledge of rums is well respected by industry professionals. Has advised brands, on-trade and consumers on the category of rum along with other premium spirits. Over 20 years of building relationships with key personnel within the industry... Read More →



Tuesday October 13, 2015 TBA
1A St James’s, London SW1A 1EF

12:00 BST

Drink Rum!

During Rum Experience why not pop in to one of the bars taking part in #rumweek and have a Mojito, a Mai Tai or even something different that you have not tried before.

As the list of participating establishments increases we have a growing list of bars who will be showcasing their Rum Portfolio in honour of Rum Experience Week. 


Mahiki, Mayfair

Trailer Happiness, Notting Hill

Rum & Sugar, Docklands

LCC, Covent Garden

Merchant Tavern, Shoreditch (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Opium, China Town (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Hush, Mayfair  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Skylon, Southbank  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Jinjuu, Soho  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Smith & Whistle, Park Lane  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Pearson Room, Canary Wharf  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

London Capital Club, Monument  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

South Kensington Club, South Ken   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Resident Paradise Row, Bethnal Green  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Eckovision, Brixton   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)


Tuesday October 13, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
Various

12:00 BST

The Fat Bear, London, EC4 Rum Paired Menu

The Fat Bear is a collaboration from both sides of the Atlantic, with a team drawn from America and London who have hones their abilities to deliver the best possible dining experience such as the newly Michelin starred Social Eating House, Hawksmoor, Paramount and beyond.

During Rum Week they will be pairing Mauritian Rums namely Gold of Mauritius and Mauritius Club with our American regional food.

2 courses will be paired with rums for £25 that include; Slow-smoked BBQ - USDA Prime Beef Brisket or St. Louis Pork Ribs; paired with Mauritius Club and for dessert Oreo Cheesecake; paired with Gold of Mauritius Dark Rum

If you wish to book this set menu please book via the website, email or call them on:  02072362498

Website – www.thefatbear.co.uk       Email – info@thefatbear.co.uk



Tuesday October 13, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
The Fat Bear

13:00 BST

RumFest Take Over @ Gerry's Wine & Spirits
London's favourite spirits shop will be getting a 'rum make over' during Rum Experience Week. For the first 3 days during the festivities you'll be able to sample a few special rums that will be showcasing at this years Boutique RumFest and the RumFest itself. And if you have purchased a ticket for The RumFest you will receive 10% off of any rum that you purchase at Gerry's Wines & Spirits during London's Rum Experience Week.

Speakers
avatar for Allen Daly

Allen Daly

Head Honcho, Gerry's Wine & Spirits
Allen is Head Honcho and has been with the shop for nearly thirty years. He’s seen more booze brands come and go than most of us have had hot dinners and is responsible for all things at Gerry’s.   Being Michael’s original apprentice and manager of Gerry’s, there really... Read More →


Tuesday October 13, 2015 13:00 - 17:30 BST
Gerry's Wines & Spirits

18:30 BST

Library Club - Rum Appreciation Masterclass & Matugga Rum Lounge
Limited Capacity seats available

As part of the inaugural London Rum Experience Week, we invite you to join our new Rum Appreciation Masterclass & Matugga Rum Lounge. 

6.30pm   Matugga Rum cocktail on arrival.
7.00pm   Rum Appreciation Masterclass, with rum expert Peter Holland from TheFloating   RumShack.com
8.00pm   Matugga Rum Lounge (Mezzanine One Bar) 

RUM APPRECIATION MASTERCLASS
A new masterclass for rum novices and connoisseurs. Join an interactive journey of discovery hosted by rum expert Peter Holland from TheFloatingRumShack.com and the team behind Matugga Rum.  

Experience includes:

  • Introduction to the rich heritage and craft of rum making.
  • Rum deconstructed – tour the building blocks of rum. 
  • Rum orientation – understanding traditions and rum culture. 
  • Tasting techniques and rum sampling (includes exclusive sampling  of the first limited edition batch of Matugga Rum). 
  • Introduction to rum pairing.  

MATUGGA RUM LOUNGE
After the Rum Appreciation Masterclass enjoy a relaxed session at the Mezzanine One bar, where you can experience a selection of exquisite Matugga Rum cocktails - £7 all night.

We’ll also serve complimentary appetizers, against the backdrop of a soulful soundtrack.   

Pricing: £15 for members; £25 for non-members and members guests. 

Bookings: Spaces are limited and allocated on a first come first served basis.
RSVP to sharif@lib-rary.com 

Speakers
avatar for Peter Holland

Peter Holland

Owner, TheFloatingRumShack.com
What should people talk to you about? Rum. Mostly rum, although I've a love for all spirits and actively looking to learn more. Keen to spread the word about the best spirit category in the world (Rum), experiencing and educating.



Tuesday October 13, 2015 18:30 - 22:00 BST
Library

19:00 BST

Rum Masters Spirited Dinner.

Taking place as part of the first ever Rum Experience Week, where leading bars, chefs, distillers, brands and rum lovers have curated a week long series of events that will take over the capital from 12-18 October. Headed up by Global Rum Ambassador Ian Burrell, the seven day series aims to raise awareness of the spirit like never before and welcomes both rum newcomers and the discerning drinker to embrace the vibrant culture of rum and explore new ways to enjoy a tipple.

Joined by the biggest experts from the world of Rum, Bourne & Hollingsworth are delighted to invite guests to while away a Tuesday evening sampling four unique and bespoke rums, specially created by master distillers for the first ever Rum Experience Week.

The evening’s engaging hosts consist of some of the worlds most renowned ambassadors; David Morrison from Appleton Rum, Richard Seale from Foursquare, Luca Gargano from Velier Rums, Luis Figueroa from Pampero Rum and Ian Burrrell.

The session will last for 45 minutes, after which, guests will have the ability to mingle and talk one-on-one with the ambassadors, whilst quaffing charismatic B&H cocktails in the charming surroundings of our new basement bar, Below & Hidden.

We are also offering an intimate dining experience for 10 lucky rum fiends with the ambassadors after the tasting in The Greenhouse at Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings.

Tickets are priced at £20 for the tasting and £50 with the addition of a three course dinner.

The tasting runs from 7pm - 8pm, the dinner from 8.30pm.

For tickets click here https://billetto.co.uk/the-rum-masters

 


Speakers
avatar for Ian Burrell

Ian Burrell

Host, The Rum Experience Co ltd
One of the most travelled figures within the drinks industry, the award winning “EduTainer”, has redefined the definition of an international spirits ambassador. An ex professional basketball player in the UK and international recording artist, he has now established himself as... Read More →
avatar for Luis Figeroa

Luis Figeroa

Master Blender, Pampero Rum
Luis Figeroa has been the master blender for some of Venezuela's most famous rums including Cacique and most notably Pampero. In one of his rare visits to the UK, he will introduce Pampero 1938 special edition which has been voted as one of the finest rums in the world.
avatar for Luca Gargano

Luca Gargano

President, Velier
Luca Gargarno is one of the modern day rum revolutionists. A globetrotting and passionate ambasador for the sugarcane spirits category and with over 40 years old experience, he introduced "pure rums" to a new and discerning clientel in his home country of Italy during the 1990's... Read More →
avatar for David Morrison

David Morrison

Senior Blender, J Wray & Nephew ltd
Senior Blender of Appleton Jamaica rum
avatar for Richard Seale

Richard Seale

Master Distiller, Foursquare Distillery
Richard Seale was born to make rum. He is the great grandson of the original Reginald Leon Seale who founded the company in 1926, making him the fourth generation to work in the family rum business. Richard serves as Master Distiller and Blender, as well as ambassador for all the... Read More →


Tuesday October 13, 2015 19:00 - 22:00 BST
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings
 
Wednesday, October 14
 

TBA

Cigar & Rum Pairing

Venue:                                 La Casa del Habanos [Official franchise from Habanos Cuba]

 

Address:                              76 High St, Teddington TW11 8JD

 

Reception:                          7pm [welcome drink / snacks / canapes]

Start:                                     7.30pm

Finish:                                   9.30pm

 

Maximum Number:        14 people [seated]

 

Event Title:                         House of Partagas

 

History:                                Established in 1845 it is one of the oldest cigar brands. It remains one of the best-selling cigars in the world.

 

Partagas D No.6
Partagas Maduro No.1 [Special release created for this venue]

Partagas Solomon 20th Anniversary 2013 {offered for special price for

attendees]

 

 

Rums: Matugga Gold [Ugandan Heritage]

El Dorado 15 Year Old [Guyana]

 

 Please follow the link to purchase tickets:  http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/spirits-elite-8514061139?s=45840951 


Speakers
avatar for Roger Barnes

Roger Barnes

Spirits Consultant, Spirits Elite
A globally renowned rum enthusiast whose knowledge of rums is well respected by industry professionals. Has advised brands, on-trade and consumers on the category of rum along with other premium spirits. Over 20 years of building relationships with key personnel within the industry... Read More →



Wednesday October 14, 2015 TBA
La Casa Del Habano

12:00 BST

Drink Rum!

During Rum Experience why not  pop in to one of the bars taking part in #rumweek and have a Mojito, a Mai Tai or even something different that you have not tried before.

As the list of participating establishments increases we have a growing list of bars who will be showcasing their Rum Portfolio in honour of Rum Experience Week. 


Mahiki, Mayfair

Trailer Happiness, Notting Hill

Rum & Sugar, Docklands

LCC, Covent Garden

Merchant Tavern, Shoreditch (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Opium, China Town (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Hush, Mayfair  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Skylon, Southbank  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Jinjuu, Soho  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Smith & Whistle, Park Lane  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Pearson Room, Canary Wharf  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

London Capital Club, Monument  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

South Kensington Club, South Ken   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Resident Paradise Row, Bethnal Green  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Eckovision, Brixton   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)


Wednesday October 14, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
Various

12:00 BST

The Fat Bear, London, EC4 Rum Paired Menu

The Fat Bear is a collaboration from both sides of the Atlantic, with a team drawn from America and London who have hones their abilities to deliver the best possible dining experience such as the newly Michelin starred Social Eating House, Hawksmoor, Paramount and beyond.

During Rum Week they will be pairing Mauritian Rums namely Gold of Mauritius and Mauritius Club with our American regional food.

2 courses will be paired with rums for £25 that include; Slow-smoked BBQ - USDA Prime Beef Brisket or St. Louis Pork Ribs; paired with Mauritius Club and for dessert Oreo Cheesecake; paired with Gold of Mauritius Dark Rum

If you wish to book this set menu please book via the website, email or call them on:  02072362498

Website – www.thefatbear.co.uk       Email – info@thefatbear.co.uk



Wednesday October 14, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
The Fat Bear

13:00 BST

RumFest Take Over @ Gerry's Wine & Spirits
London's favourite spirits shop will be getting a 'rum make over' during Rum Experience Week. For the first 3 days during the festivities you'll be able to sample a few special rums that will be showcasing at this years Boutique RumFest and the RumFest itself. And if you have purchased a ticket for The RumFest you will receive 10% off of any rum that you purchase at Gerry's Wines & Spirits during London's Rum Experience Week.

Speakers
avatar for Allen Daly

Allen Daly

Head Honcho, Gerry's Wine & Spirits
Allen is Head Honcho and has been with the shop for nearly thirty years. He’s seen more booze brands come and go than most of us have had hot dinners and is responsible for all things at Gerry’s.   Being Michael’s original apprentice and manager of Gerry’s, there really... Read More →


Wednesday October 14, 2015 13:00 - 17:30 BST
Gerry's Wines & Spirits

18:30 BST

Rum & Sugar Rum- Rum Cocktail Masterclass - Beginners
Rum Cocktail Masterclass for beginners. 

They have taken the original cocktail masterclass and really mixed things up.

Share the secrets of our expertly handcrafted Rum cocktails & learn about our premium rums and and fresh ingredients, but, most importantly, let’s have fun. Learn all the tricks of the trade, from muddling and mixing to shaking and stirring.

Rumtastic! 




Wednesday October 14, 2015 18:30 - 20:00 BST
Rum & Sugar

19:00 BST

A special Rum Club at Notting Hill Rum Club
Having run almost uninterrupted for over 12 years since the bar’s opening, the Notting Hill Rum Club at Trailer Happiness is still the most famous rum club in the world. Globaly recognised by every rum expert or afficianado, it is the place to showcase your brand to knowledable customers.

Every first Monday of the month the NHRC focuses on different subjects involving the rums that Trailer Happiness loves and delivers presentations, tastings and cocktails to convince our guests why they should love them too. 

For Rum Week Trailer have moved their RumClub to Wednesday and have a very special guest. Richard Seale from the Foursquare Distillery.





Wednesday October 14, 2015 19:00 - 23:55 BST
Trailer Happiness

19:30 BST

Merchant House Rum Masterclass
Merchant House
Brought to you by The London Bar Consultants Ltd, Merchant House is a celebration of the shared mercantile history of the two wonderful spirits upon which this great empire was built.

They house the most premium (and perhaps the largest) offerings of Gin and Rum to be found anywhere in the world. Their Cocktail list reflects the rich history of trade and spices, of exploration and empire, and conquest and adventure.

For Rum Experience Week they will be offering all rums at a 50% discount and if that wasn't good enough they will be hosting a Rum Masterclass on Wednesday 14th October in the evening at 19.30. Tickets for their masterclasses are usually £65pp but exclusively for Rum Week they will be offering tickets for £20pp.

To book please email:hello@merchanthouselondon.com or via the booking form on the website.http://www.merchanthouselondon.com


Wednesday October 14, 2015 19:30 - 20:30 BST
Merchant House
 
Thursday, October 15
 

TBA

Cigar & Rum Pairing

Venue:                                 James J Fox

 

Address:                              19 St James's St, London SW1A 1ES

 

Reception:                          6.30pm [welcome drink / snacks / canapes]

Start:                                     7pm

Finish:                                   9.30pm

 

Maximum Number:        100 people [35 seated]

 

Event Title:                         House of Montercristo

 

History:                                Established in 1935 and named after the novel Count of Montecristo by Alexandre Dumas. It remains the best-selling cigar brand in the world.

 

Cigars:                                   Montecristo Media Corona

                                                Montecristo Edmundo

 

Rums:                                   Diplomatico 2000 [Venezuala: Single Vintage]

Monymusk Special Reserve [Jamaica: distillery dating back to 1755 – new to

UK]

 To purchase tickets please following this link:


http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/spirits-elite-8514061139?s=45840951


Speakers
avatar for Roger Barnes

Roger Barnes

Spirits Consultant, Spirits Elite
A globally renowned rum enthusiast whose knowledge of rums is well respected by industry professionals. Has advised brands, on-trade and consumers on the category of rum along with other premium spirits. Over 20 years of building relationships with key personnel within the industry... Read More →



Thursday October 15, 2015 TBA
James J Fox

12:00 BST

Drink Rum!

During Rum Experience why not pop in to one of the bars taking part in #rumweek and have a Mojito, a Mai Tai or even something different that you have not tried before.

As the list of participating establishments increases we have a growing list of bars who will be showcasing their Rum Portfolio in honour of Rum Experience Week. 


Mahiki, Mayfair

Trailer Happiness, Notting Hill

Rum & Sugar, Docklands

LCC, Covent Garden

Merchant Tavern, Shoreditch (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Opium, China Town (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Hush, Mayfair  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Skylon, Southbank  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Jinjuu, Soho  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Smith & Whistle, Park Lane  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Pearson Room, Canary Wharf  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

London Capital Club, Monument  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

South Kensington Club, South Ken   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Resident Paradise Row, Bethnal Green  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Eckovision, Brixton   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)


Thursday October 15, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
Various

12:00 BST

The Fat Bear, London, EC4 Rum Paired Menu

The Fat Bear is a collaboration from both sides of the Atlantic, with a team drawn from America and London who have hones their abilities to deliver the best possible dining experience such as the newly Michelin starred Social Eating House, Hawksmoor, Paramount and beyond.

During Rum Week they will be pairing Mauritian Rums namely Gold of Mauritius and Mauritius Club with our American regional food.

2 courses will be paired with rums for £25 that include; Slow-smoked BBQ - USDA Prime Beef Brisket or St. Louis Pork Ribs; paired with Mauritius Club and for dessert Oreo Cheesecake; paired with Gold of Mauritius Dark Rum

If you wish to book this set menu please book via the website, email or call them on:  02072362498

Website – www.thefatbear.co.uk       Email – info@thefatbear.co.uk



Thursday October 15, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
The Fat Bear

14:00 BST

Tiki on the Thames
Jump on-board for an afternoon of Tiki Vibes, Tiki Tunes, Tiki Cocktails and all thinks Tiki.

Departing from Festival Pier at 2pm you will sail the River Thames whilst taking in the sites and imbibing some of the classic Tiki Cocktails...Pina Colada, mai Tai & The Painkiller.

With a stop off aain at 4pm to collect the late comers travel south on the river towards Greenwich whilst enjoying some moe cocktails and some nibbles before docking again at 6pm and regrouping at the famous Mahiki on Dover Street in Mayfar for more spectacular cocktails and some great tunes until late.

Speakers
avatar for Ian Burrell

Ian Burrell

Host, The Rum Experience Co ltd
One of the most travelled figures within the drinks industry, the award winning “EduTainer”, has redefined the definition of an international spirits ambassador. An ex professional basketball player in the UK and international recording artist, he has now established himself as... Read More →



Thursday October 15, 2015 14:00 - 18:00 BST
The Kon Tiki Boat

20:00 BST

Rum & Sugar Live Latin Music Gig
Come along to Rum & Sugar for your dose of Rum & Live Music. 

There is 25% off all Rums all nightg so kick back enjoy some live tunes and get those dancing shoes on.
 


Thursday October 15, 2015 20:00 - 23:30 BST
Rum & Sugar
 
Friday, October 16
 

10:00 BST

The Rum Experience University
Limited Capacity seats available

The UK's only Rum University where you get to experience world class eduation on the topic of rum by the experts that make rum. 

Speakers
avatar for Ian Burrell

Ian Burrell

Host, The Rum Experience Co ltd
One of the most travelled figures within the drinks industry, the award winning “EduTainer”, has redefined the definition of an international spirits ambassador. An ex professional basketball player in the UK and international recording artist, he has now established himself as... Read More →
avatar for David Morrison

David Morrison

Senior Blender, J Wray & Nephew ltd
Senior Blender of Appleton Jamaica rum
avatar for Richard Seale

Richard Seale

Master Distiller, Foursquare Distillery
Richard Seale was born to make rum. He is the great grandson of the original Reginald Leon Seale who founded the company in 1926, making him the fourth generation to work in the family rum business. Richard serves as Master Distiller and Blender, as well as ambassador for all the... Read More →


Friday October 16, 2015 10:00 - 15:30 BST
Ibis Hotel Earls Court

12:00 BST

Drink Rum!

During Rum Experience why not pop in to one of the bars taking part in #rumweek and have a Mojito, a Mai Tai or even something different that you have not tried before.

As the list of participating establishments increases we have a growing list of bars who will be showcasing their Rum Portfolio in honour of Rum Experience Week. 


Mahiki, Mayfair

Trailer Happiness, Notting Hill

Rum & Sugar, Docklands

LCC, Covent Garden

Merchant Tavern, Shoreditch (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Opium, China Town (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Hush, Mayfair  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Skylon, Southbank  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Jinjuu, Soho  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Smith & Whistle, Park Lane  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Pearson Room, Canary Wharf  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

London Capital Club, Monument  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

South Kensington Club, South Ken   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Resident Paradise Row, Bethnal Green  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Eckovision, Brixton   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)


Friday October 16, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
Various

12:00 BST

The Fat Bear, London, EC4 Rum Paired Menu

The Fat Bear is a collaboration from both sides of the Atlantic, with a team drawn from America and London who have hones their abilities to deliver the best possible dining experience such as the newly Michelin starred Social Eating House, Hawksmoor, Paramount and beyond.

During Rum Week they will be pairing Mauritian Rums namely Gold of Mauritius and Mauritius Club with our American regional food.

2 courses will be paired with rums for £25 that include; Slow-smoked BBQ - USDA Prime Beef Brisket or St. Louis Pork Ribs; paired with Mauritius Club and for dessert Oreo Cheesecake; paired with Gold of Mauritius Dark Rum

If you wish to book this set menu please book via the website, email or call them on:  02072362498

Website – www.thefatbear.co.uk       Email – info@thefatbear.co.uk



Friday October 16, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
The Fat Bear

13:00 BST

The Boutique RumFest
The trade & press only event for new or boutique rums looking for distribution into the UK.


Friday October 16, 2015 13:00 - 19:00 BST
Ibis Hotel Earls Court

17:00 BST

Rum & Rococo Chocolates
Limited Capacity seats available

Join Rococo Chocolates to round off Chocolate Week and celebrate Rum Experience Week with a pairing extravaganza.  Rococo pairings expert Sam Smallman will be hosting two amazing rum pairings on Friday 16th October, matching some specially selected unique rums with award-winning chocolates.  Discover the stories behind the rums and the inspirations behind the chocolates while putting your palate to the test with these guided pairings.  If you spare an hour, Sam's favourite combination from the pairing events will be available to sample all day long in Rococo stores.

There are two Rum Pairing sessions on Friday the 16th at 5pm and 7:30pm at 3 Moxon Street, W1U 4EW

Tickets are £25 and you can book by calling Sam: 07469 853 957 or emailing events@rococochocolates.com


Speakers
avatar for Sam Smallman

Sam Smallman

Rococo Chocolates Pairing Expert, Rococo Chocolates
Sam’s aim is to get customers as excited about fine chocolate. He does this through a regular programme of events, tastings and masterclasses. “We’re a country that’s grown up with chocolate, but we’re not a country that views chocolate as a fine product. But chocolate has... Read More →




Friday October 16, 2015 17:00 - 19:00 BST
Rococo Chocolates

19:30 BST

Rum & Rococo Chocolates
Limited Capacity seats available

Join Rococo Chocolates to round off Chocolate Week and celebrate Rum Experience Week with a pairing extravaganza.  Rococo pairings expert Sam Smallman will be hosting two amazing rum pairings on Friday 16th October, matching some specially selected unique rums with award-winning chocolates.  Discover the stories behind the rums and the inspirations behind the chocolates while putting your palate to the test with these guided pairings.  If you spare an hour, Sam's favourite combination from the pairing events will be available to sample all day long in Rococo stores.

There are two Rum Pairing sessions on Friday the 16th at 5pm and 7:30pm at 3 Moxon Street, W1U 4EW

Tickets are £25 and you can book by calling Sam: 07469 853 957 or emailing events@rococochocolates.com


Speakers
avatar for Sam Smallman

Sam Smallman

Rococo Chocolates Pairing Expert, Rococo Chocolates
Sam’s aim is to get customers as excited about fine chocolate. He does this through a regular programme of events, tastings and masterclasses. “We’re a country that’s grown up with chocolate, but we’re not a country that views chocolate as a fine product. But chocolate has... Read More →



Friday October 16, 2015 19:30 - 21:30 BST
Rococo Chocolates

20:00 BST

Rum & Sugar Live Latin Music Gig
Come along to Rum & Sugar for your dose of Rum & Live Music. 

There is 25% off all Rums all nightg so kick back enjoy some live tunes and get those dancing shoes on.
 


Friday October 16, 2015 20:00 - 23:30 BST
Rum & Sugar
 
Saturday, October 17
 

12:00 BST

RumFest 2015 - Saturday

UK RumFest returns to the capital for its ninth outing where visitors will be invited to embark on a journey of rum discovery. This year’s show again will continue with last year’s successful ticketing system providing an incredible experience catering for discerning connoisseurs. Welcome to the UK’s Premium Rum Experience – The RumFest 2015 on the 17 & 18 of October 2015.

This year’s RumFest will once again showcase over 400 of the most diverse rums from across the globe as well as a few very special treasures that will take part in our really successful Golden Tot initiative that was launched last year. Please read more about our Golden Tots section of the website.

Features will again include intimate seminars hosted by industry aficionados, a main stage with mouth-watering food from all over the world as well main stage presentations, holiday giveaways and live music and dancing during our “Carnival Hour”!




Saturday October 17, 2015 12:00 - 18:00 BST
ILEC Centre

12:00 BST

Drink Rum!

During Rum Experience why not pop in to one of the bars taking part in #rumweek and have a Mojito, a Mai Tai or even something different that you have not tried before.

As the list of participating establishments increases we have a growing list of bars who will be showcasing their Rum Portfolio in honour of Rum Experience Week. 


Mahiki, Mayfair

Trailer Happiness, Notting Hill

Rum & Sugar, Docklands

LCC, Covent Garden

Merchant Tavern, Shoreditch (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Opium, China Town (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Hush, Mayfair  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Skylon, Southbank  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Jinjuu, Soho  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Smith & Whistle, Park Lane  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Pearson Room, Canary Wharf  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

London Capital Club, Monument  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

South Kensington Club, South Ken   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Resident Paradise Row, Bethnal Green  (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)

Eckovision, Brixton   (Pair your FAIR Rum, Belize 5 YO with Divine Chocolates)


Saturday October 17, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
Various

12:00 BST

The Fat Bear, London, EC4 Rum Paired Menu

The Fat Bear is a collaboration from both sides of the Atlantic, with a team drawn from America and London who have hones their abilities to deliver the best possible dining experience such as the newly Michelin starred Social Eating House, Hawksmoor, Paramount and beyond.

During Rum Week they will be pairing Mauritian Rums namely Gold of Mauritius and Mauritius Club with our American regional food.

2 courses will be paired with rums for £25 that include; Slow-smoked BBQ - USDA Prime Beef Brisket or St. Louis Pork Ribs; paired with Mauritius Club and for dessert Oreo Cheesecake; paired with Gold of Mauritius Dark Rum

If you wish to book this set menu please book via the website, email or call them on:  02072362498

Website – www.thefatbear.co.uk       Email – info@thefatbear.co.uk



Saturday October 17, 2015 12:00 - 23:30 BST
The Fat Bear
 
Sunday, October 18
 

12:00 BST

RumFest 2015 - Sunday

UK RumFest returns to the capital for its ninth outing where visitors will be invited to embark on a journey of rum discovery. This year’s show again will continue with last year’s successful ticketing system providing an incredible experience catering for discerning connoisseurs. Welcome to the UK’s Premium Rum Experience – The RumFest 2015 on the 17 & 18 of October 2015.

This year’s RumFest will once again showcase over 400 of the most diverse rums from across the globe as well as a few very special treasures that will take part in our really successful Golden Tot initiative that was launched last year. Please read more about our Golden Tots section of the website.

Features will again include intimate seminars hosted by industry aficionados, a main stage with mouth-watering food from all over the world as well main stage presentations, holiday giveaways and live music and dancing during our “Carnival Hour”!




Sunday October 18, 2015 12:00 - 18:00 BST
ILEC Centre