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Excite the night for RW

Published:Thursday | November 5, 2015 | 12:00 AM
KACI’S SPLASH1 part Absolut Original2 parts 7 upSplash of Flavour Splash Cranberry1 large limeAdd the vodka, 7Up and Flavour Splash to a highball glass, stir well. Add a squeeze of lime and mix. Garnish with lime if necessary.
El Dorado Pepsi
Absolut #7

For another year, Pepsi-Cola Jamaica is the official beverage sponsor of Restaurant Week. The company has announced that it will add Flavour Splash, Pepsi and 7UP to the weeklong series of activities come November 13-21, as well as undertake to host three exciting and entertaining executions under the banner 'Excite the Night', through a partnership with Select Brands.

These very amazing events will bring fun and excitement to three of the restaurants on the roster for the Gleaner-sponsored Restaurant Week.

According to Mitchell Watson, marketing manager, Pepsi, the brands are a perfect drink pairing for any meal.

"We are elated to be on board for the 2015 staging and look forward to a tremendously successful series of Excite the Night activities," Watson said.

For all those restaurants that cannot provide a platform for the Excite the Night activities, Pepsi and Select Brands will be offering Excite the Night hours where the restaurant will be raided by a promotional team that will hand out samples of the drinks to the diners, as well as free branded premiums, free refills, free products, and gift certificates. Bartenders will be on site to provide samples of featured wines and special cocktails through Select Brands Bar Carts in specific locations.


In time for Restaurant Week, here are three delicious cocktails you can try:

Kaci's Splash

1 part Absolut Original

2 parts 7UP

Splash of Flavour Splash Cranberry

1 large lime


Add the vodka, 7Up and Flavour Splash to a highball glass, stir well. Add a squeeze of lime and mix.

Garnish with lime.

Absolut # 7

1 part Absolut Citron

1/2 part 7UP

1 Lime


Add vodka and 7UP to a glass, add a squeeze of lime and stir well.

Garnish with a lime.

El Dorado Pepsi

1 part El Dorado 5

2 parts Pepsi

Splash of 7UP


In a mixer, add all three ingredients and serve.