(PRESS RELEASE)_Yo-Ho-Yum! Uncork your inner Jack Sparrow, rev up the Black Pearl, and set sail for National Rum Day on Monday, August 16. Here are four proverbial ports of call to enjoy swashbuckling sips around Palm Beach County.
Barrio in West Palm Beach will toast the rummy day with a crew-pleasing Rum Punch ($13). Sporting spiced rum, fresh juices, and a dark rum topper, it's a tropical vacation in a glass. Partake in Happy Hour daily from 4-7 p.m., and take $2 off all drinks.
Barrio is located at 700 S. Rosemary Ave., Second Floor, West Palm Beach. For more information, visit barriowpb.com or call (561) 366-0071.
Barrio's sister restaurant, City Cellar will serve up the Hemingway Old Fashioned ($14.50), a sophisticated scoundrel laden with Papa's Pilar Sherry Barrel Aged Rum, orange bitters, filthy cherry, and an orange peel. Ahoy! Enjoy Happy Hour daily at City Cellar's inside bar from 4-7 p.m., featuring $2 off drinks as well as half-priced appetizers and hearth-baked pizza.
City Cellar is located at 700 S. Rosemary Avenue, Second Floor, West Palm Beach. For more information, visit citycellarwpb.com or call (561) 366-0071.
Meet your mates over at City Oyster in Delray Beach and savor the Melon Cooler ($12.50), a popular bar favorite tweaked with Bacardi Rum, fresh watermelon, a splash of soda, and house lemon lime. Indulge your brew cravings during Happy Hour daily from 4-7 p.m. with 2-for-1 cocktails, beer, select wines, and $1 off oysters.
City Oyster is located at 213 E. Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach. For more information, visit cityoysterdelray.com or call (561) 272-0220.
In a sweet mood? Josie's Mango Mojito ($8.50) pops with fresh mint, mango, and lots of rum. If you prefer a sour sidekick, try the classic Italian Surfer ($8.50), tricked up with coconut rum, amaretto, pineapple and cranberry juices. Happy Hour daily, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. to close, at the bar and patio only.
Josie’s Ristorante is located at 1602 S. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach. For more information, visit josiesristorante.com or call (561) 364-9601.
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