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Happy birthday Baileys

Published:Thursday | November 18, 2010 | 11:00 AM


The world's number one cream liqueur and one of Jamaica's fastest-growing brands, Baileys, celebrates its birthday today and local distributor Red Stripe will celebrate the event with its consumers right across the island tomorrow.

Baileys, which is also Jamaica's top cream liqueur, will be on offer in 10 supermarkets across the island - MegaMart Montego Bay, MegaMart Portmore, MegaMart Waterloo, Hi-Lo Fairview, Hi-Lo Manor Park, Hi-Lo Barbican, Pricesmart, Loshusan, Michi - Pro Live, Progressive Whitter Village. Premium gift baskets will be given away to one lucky shopper per store and consumers will be invited to cut the birthday cake with Baileys staff at all 10 locations at 4 p.m.

Consumers will also enjoy two-for-one specials on Baileys cocktails at Studio 38, Acropolis Barbican, Escape 24/7, Cuddy'z, John Crow's Tavern, Pier 1, Quest, Classic Lounge, Scotchies and Coral Cliff.

Baileys, which is adorned with its customary bow on every bottle for the festive season, is also introducing its new coffee variant to shoppers and positioning it as the perfect holiday gift this season.

Baileys Perfect Serve

Ingredients

50 ml Baileys Irish cream served over three cubes of ice in a spirits tumbler.

50 ml of Baileys Irish cream shaken with ice in a cocktail server, served in a martini glass and garnished with chocolate shavings.

50 ml of Baileys Irish cream blended with three ice cubes in a blender until smooth (no ice remaining), served in a tall glass.

Method

Pour fresh coffee and 35 ml of Baileys into a large latte glass and top up with hot steamed milk.