I’m going to be starting a new weekly series on Fridays called the Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up. The Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up is a collection of stories and links to things that happened during the week that you might find interesting. The wrap up will included important news, entertaining stories, stunning photography, and anything else that might appeal to you Caribbean Castaways.

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Hemingway Hot Rum Punch: This is a great cocktail for the holidays and it’s made with Papa’s Pilar Rum. If you haven’t had the chance to taste Papa’s Pilar yet, I highly recommend it.  – Story by RumConnection.com.

St. John Brewers Launching Bigger Beer: The St. John Brewers guys are launching limited releases of new ales in 22-ounce bottles, called the V.I. Massive Series. – Story by On-StJohn.com.

Conch Fritters – A delicious Bahamian appetizer:  Want to know how to make Conch Fritters form a Bahamian?  – Story by SandySlipper.com.

5 Caribbean Gift Ideas for your Island Enthusiast: Why not give a gift that reminds the island lover in your family of those sandy shores. Here are five gift ideas for the island lover in your family. – Story from Caribbean.Answers.com.

Interview With Resorts World Bimini President Dana Leibovitz: When it launched in July, Genting’s new Bimini SuperFast cruise ship was a bit of a mystery – what would it mean for the economy of Bimini?  To learn more about the ship and Resorts World’s hotel plans, Caribbean Journal talked to Dana Leibovitz, CEO of Resorts World Bimini. – Story by Caribbean Journal.

First Festival Rum Bahamas To Descend On Nassau: The Bahamas will be hosting the first Festival Rum Bahamas February 21-23, 2014. The event will celebrate rum from around the world, along with Bahamian food and culture. – Story by RumShopRyan.com.

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