A Truly Unique Culinary Weekend
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Taste of Bermuda - Tasting Village, please click on the link below.
Aftertaste | Bartender Competition
Friday, October 11th
6pm - 9pm
Bacardi Headquarters Lawn
Enjoy elixirs from Bermuda’s foremost bar masters! Beverage curators are challenged to make a Bermuda-themed cocktail out of an ingredient box and finally judged by a panel of industry professionals. A symphony of sips will be topped up by an extreme bartending finale with a flair bartending showcase.
Dining in the Dark | Pop Up Restaurant (by reservation)
Friday & Saturday October 11th & 12th
6pm & 8:30pm
Pier 6 Upper
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Test out the theory that meals are better enjoyed without sight and learn what Vision Bermuda (formerly Bermuda Society for the Blind) is doing to bring awareness to the day-to-day life of the visually impaired and blind in Bermuda. Be guided through a reframed gourmet sensory experience that will enhance taste and smell while elevating the routine task of eating to a whole new height of appreciation. Proceeds to go towards the advancement of Vision Bermuda’s sensory programs.
Flair Bartending | Masterclass
Saturday, October 12th
11am - 2pm
BDA Tourism Authority Visitor Centre, 2nd Floor
Join flair Master Bartender Matt Conway, Canadian National Champion for a crash course to learn new creative exhibition flair moves that will impress guests and build more business for any establishment. This course is directed at bartenders with little to no experience in flair who are looking to sneak a little showmanship into a regular bar routine, kicking that charming “Bermuda hospitality” experience up a notch. Included in this 3-hour course are a flair bartending practice kit, welcome drinks and light lunch.
Farm to Table Luxury Picnic
Saturday, October 12th
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Barr's Bay Park
Picnic-goers will enjoy an ‘Instagrammable’ bespoke experience by Eetafel designed for both comfort and decadence against a backdrop of the Hamilton Harbour at sunset. Cushions will run plush, the poshest of picnic fare will be served and the bottoms of glasses will not be seen. Think outside of the picnic basket with this intimate and unorthodox culinary event.
Tasting Village | Street Food Fair
Sunday, October 13th
1pm - 8pm
Front Street (between Burnaby & Parliament)
Buy Event Food Tokens
Tokens can be redeemed on-site at the Tasting Village via an express line to avoid queues to purchase tokens on-site
What better way to culminate the Taste of Bermuda’s weekend festivities than by sampling a bit of Bermuda’s beloved Institutions at the Tasting Village? Experience seekers can sample from diverse cuisine vendors and can discover the confectionary thrill of a dessert parade! Quality food stalls will be featured and resident businesses in the immediate area will be invited to set up sample stations or Al fresco dining outside of their own establishments. Other highlights of the Village will include a culinary main stage activated with upbeat live cooking demos and entertainment, a “Bubble Garden” (serving up all things carbonated), amateur chef competitions, new trends in the Bermuda beverage and culinary circuit, DJs mixing your favourite cooking music and plenty of shaded seating.
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