Watch the exclusive demonstration and discussion with a MidWest Rum Fest mixologist! Join J and Gabe from B96’s The J Show, as they learn about rum’s interesting history, while tasting samples of delicious cocktails! presents the 3rd Annual MidWest Rum Festival on Saturday, April 8 at Logan Square Auditorium. The event is divided in two sessions from Noon – 5:30pm. The Spirit Industry Session consists of a one hour program offering industry professional the opportunity to network with brand representatives, attend training seminars, taste a wide variety of rums and mingle with industry colleagues. The Rum Aficionado Grand Tasting Session is open to the public and is perfect for Rum lovers. The session consists from, 1:30pm – 5:30pm, offers guests the opportunity to taste new rums, attend brand seminars and mixology demos. 

Piña Colada 
2oz Don Q Gold
1oz Reál Ingredients Coconut
2oz Pineapple juice
Directions:  Build in a shaker, strain over crushed ice into a rocks glass.  Garnish with two pineapple leaves.

Spiced Old Fashioned
1oz Don Q Anejo
1oz Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced
3 dashes Orange Bitters
Orange peel/Luxardo cherry garnish
Directions:  Build in glass,  add ice and stir.  Pour over a large ice cube into a rocks glass.  Garnish with Orange Peel and Luxardo Cherry.

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