07 May 2018
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This past week, Khukri RUM brought two international bartenders to Nepal for the “Khukri XXX Aces of Rum Masterclass”. This masterclass was a part of Khukri Rum Festival that was organised at various locations around Kathmandu and Lalitpur from 24th to 26th of April. It involved crafting exotic summer cocktails based on Khukri Rum. Of the two international bartenders, Mr. Din Hassan and Ms. Ami Shroff, the former mixed and served cocktails at Tamarind on the 24th which is where we drop by to see the master bartender in action.Mr Hassan is the master mixologist and head barman at the award winning CELAVI Restaurant and Sky Bar at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. He has been bartending for over 25 years during which time he mixed award-winning exquisite cocktails across multiple venues across Asia and has judged several international cocktail competitions.During the mixing session, Tamarind saw a good crowd eager to sample the world class cocktails based on Khukri Rum along with good music, great bar food and heartwarming ambience of the place. The festival is part of first ever bartending training organised by Khukri XXX Rum for the Nepali bartenders working at some of the best pubs and bars across town, and was great success looking at all the happy faces of both the trainees and the guests