Love to drink and travel? Plan a tropical trip to these breweries and distilleries in the Caribbean.
Barbados is the birthplace of Rum. Mount Gay Rum is the oldest brand of rum in existence and has a 300-year history of Rum production. The Essential Rum Tour Monday through Friday, every hour from 9:30 to 3:30 pm. Lunch tours even include a Bajan Buffet on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Check out the taproom at DreadHop Brewing.This brewery is locally owned and operated brewery that makes refreshing beers with a flavorful profile. Their motto is “Our Craft, Your Beer.”
If you visit Curaçao definitely plan a trip to the Curaçao Liqueur Distillery. Curaçao is the famous blue liqueur made with dried peels of Laraha oranges. This liqueur is crafted with the finest ingredients and distilled to perfection in a copper still from 1896. Book your tour and sample all the Senior Curacao Liqueur variations.
Antillia Brewing Company is the only craft brewery in St. Lucia and is known for crafting the finest artisanal ales in the Caribbean. They brew with fresh, local ingredients, and are all natural and free of chemicals. You can find Antillia beers in St. Lucia at Anse Chastanet, Jade Mountain, Cap Maison, The Naked Fisherman, Body Holiday and Pointe Seraphine.
Turks & Caicos
Bambarra Rum is the first rum to be blended and bottled in the Turks and Caico. Stop by the tasting room and enjoy the award-winning Bambarra Reserve.
Antigua & Barbuda
2SIX8 is Antigua’s only craft and micro-brewery. They are a family-run business, devoted to making small-batch beers. They offer stalwart beers in the best traditions as well as seasonal and special recipe beers. Their taproom is open Thursday and Friday 2 pm to 6:30 pm.
AXA Brewing is Anguilla’s first local beer. Their first local beer is AXA ALE, which is brewed in Mississippi. AXA Brewing Company opened a brewhouse on the island serving up specialty draft beers. Stop by to sample a rotation of specialty draft beers at the AXA Brewhouse.
Pirate Republic Brewing Company is the first production craft brewery in The Bahamas. Pirate Republic’s flagship Taproom is in the heart of Downtown Nassau. They have 16 taps and handmade food to pair with each style of beer.