The Miami Rum Congress makes its long-awaited return for its 4th year, taking place from February 10 -12, 2023, at Hilton Cabana Miami Beach, Florida – 6261 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33141, where they will feature a selection of premium rum brands from all around the world. Members of the beverage trade and rum enthusiasts alike will have intimate, exclusive access to brand representatives, spirit tastings, seminars and educational breakout sessions.
Miami Rum Congress’s founder Federico Hernandez has over 15 years of expertise in the international rum industry. Created in 2007 by Hernandez, the US RumLab promotes rum as a lifestyle and educates consumers and spirit industry members. Now the organizations are collaborating to present the 4th Miami Rum Congress. Miami-Dade by itself is the largest rum consumer market in the USA and represents over 2.4M cases of rum sold per year.
“I’m extremely excited for this event because Miami is a key market where the American and Latino community can enjoy premium rum together,” said Hernandez. “The Miami Rum Congress is the most significant rum event in the Americas, and I can’t wait to see what 2022 has in store for us.”
The boutique-style event will showcase a handful of brands that emphasize the education and premiumization of the rum category. With over 200 rum expressions that will be poured, guests can get a little taste from all over the world. Rums from all over the world, from Fiji and the Philippines to the Caribbean Islands and Africa. Rum brands include Plantation Rum, Tanduay Rum, Carta Vieja & Grander Rum, Ron Diplomatico, Ron Cententario, Copalli Rum, Don Q & San Juan Distillers, Brugal & Ron BarceloBounty Rum, Rhum Clement, Worthy Park, and Holmes Cay Rum.
The Miami Rum Congress will be divided into three days in which Miami will be able to taste all of the world’s rum under one roof with a grand tasting event that comes in three different sessions: Industry Session, VIP Rum Session and General Admission Tasting Sessions. All at different times of the day and price points. Each session comes with different perks and goodies (as seen below).
- Friday, February 10th – Rum education program designed to elevate the knowledge of rum aficionados & industry professionals
- Saturday, February 11th – Grand Tasting event
- Sunday, February 12th – Industry Soiree
The Miami Rum Congress will take place from February 10 to February 12, 2023, at the Hilton Cabana Miami Beach, 6261 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33141. Ticket prices run from $45 – $310, to purchase visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/miami-rum-congress-2023-tickets-456485198517