For fans of Rum is a must: the second edition of ShowRum returns to Rome with over 300 labels from the wide world.
This is the only Italian exhibition dedicated to the so famous distillate, featuring tastings, cocktail competitions (one of which is sponsored dall’AIBES – Italian Association of Barmen and Supporters) and seminars that will accompany the event participants along a cognitive and emotional itinerary. During the 2013 edition had also been taken the path for the development of the rum market in Italy, which will continue this year, promoting the Italian technology in the areas of production of rum through the project “Innovation Made in Italy for Rum Industry” .
This project involves leading Italian companies in the sector which will form over the years a package Made in Italy to propose, during the show, to producers which partecipate. Refine your palate during the two days – Friday 17 and Saturday October 18 at the Salone delle Fontane you can taste quality labels – national and international – combined with chocolate, coffee, food and cigars so that they can enhance the flavor.
It will also be possible to participate in seminars and master classes on wine tasting / innovation (EUR 25, 30, 40 – bought on site, subject to availability). At the end of the Festival, Saturday 18th starting at 22:30 will start “Rum on the Rock” with the music and DJs of Radio Rock! ShowRum events is maintained by SDI, a company specializing in the organization of cultural events that developed the project in collaboration with Leonardo Pinto, one of the leading experts of Italian rum and Chairman of the Festival.
ShowRum – Italian Rum Festival
Salone delle Fontane – Via Ciro il Grande, 10-12 00144 Rome
Friday, October 17 from 12:00 am to 02:00 am
Saturday, October 18th from 12:00 to 04:00
Admission 10 euro tasting