Kahunaville Party Rum Launches in Las Vegas
February 18, 2011 by VegasNews.com
Kahunaville Party Rum, a line of naturally-flavored rums from the West Indies announces its debut in Las Vegas, just in time for summer celebrations. The launch will kick off with the ultimate battle of the world’s best flair bartenders competing for $20,000 in prizes at The Big Kahuna Flair Smackdown III.
The Big Kahuna Flair Smackdown III competition is open to contestants from all over the world. The qualifying round will be held at Rock & Rita’s inside of Circus Circus on Monday, March 7 at 6 p.m. The final round and official launch party for Kahunaville Party Rum will be held at Kahunaville inside of Treasure Island on Tuesday, March 8 at 8 p.m.
Kahunaville Party Rum, distributed by locally owned and operated Pristine Wine & Spirits, will be available in stores across the valley immediately and then nationwide later this year. Flavors include an original blend, Coconut, Mango, Pineapple, Citrus, Black Cherry and Banana. The original blend is 80 proof, the flavors are 42 proof and will be approximately $9.99 per 750ml bottle.
“Kahunaville has always been known for our amazing bartenders and party drinks,” said Mark Green, owner of Kahunaville at Treasure Island. “Kahunaville Party Rum’s tropical flavors will allow people to take the party home with them when they leave Las Vegas. The bottles were designed specifically with our flair bartenders in mind as they entertain and take the party to a whole different level.”
“We’re very excited to distribute Kahunaville Party Rum in the Nevada market,” said Michael Tsunis of Pristine Wine & Spirits. “The attention-grabbing bottles and fun flavors make for a rum with just the right dose of fun at an affordable price. Our distribution will launch at the home of the island party here in Las Vegas and then by summer be in markets throughout the state.”
Total prizes up for grabs to contestants during The Big Kahuna Flair Smackdown III competition amount to $20,000. The first place winner will win $6,000 cash, second place will receive $3,000, third place $2,500, fourth place $2,000, fifth place $1,500, sixth through eighth place winners will receive $1,000 and ninth and tenth place will receive $700.
Kahunaville Party Rum, whether on the rocks or mixed in a cocktail, should always be enjoyed responsibly. The launch party and events are open to those 21 or older only. For more information on Kahunaville Party Rum and the Las Vegas launch, please visit www.kprum.com. For more information on The Big Kahuna Flair Smackdown III competition or to register, please visit www.kahunaville.com/flairsmackdown.
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