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Jet-fueled craft cocktails set for ‘Rockets & Robots’

The Straw Hat Barmen will be pouring craft cocktails at a retro-futuristic art exhibition Saturday night at Rocket City Retro in Cocoa Village. This mid-century-modern hub is the perfect place for a party celebrating retro-inspired art. Read more details on the exhibit in this post from Brevard Culture. The art-show opening features works by multiple […]

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Totally Florida Holiday cocktail gives fresh twist to Martinis & Mistletoe

The Straw Hat Barmen made an appearance at the recent Martinis & Mistletoe event in Melbourne, Florida, sharing a cocktail with a Florida-fresh philosophy. The Totally Florida Holiday cocktail is made with ingredients totally from Florida. The gin is from the St. Augustine Distillery in St. Augustine, Florida. The juices are from Harvey’s Groves in […]

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Mixing it up with towering talents of tiki cocktails at The Hukilau

When most people think of “tiki drinks,” what unfortunately comes to mind is neon-colored, overly sweet drinks festooned with outlandish garnishes. These drinks are far removed from their origins as fresh, well-balanced, complex cocktails as originally conceived by Don the Beachcomber, Trader Vic Bergeron and others. Along with the drinks, it seems like everything connected […]

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Straw Hat Barmen cocktail wins margarita challenge at Florida Key Lime Pie Festival

The Straw Hat Barmen took up the challenge to create two cocktails for the Florida Key Lime Pie Festival cocktail competition on Saturday, both made with a sponsor’s ingredient: KeKe Key Lime Pie Liqueur. Both were delicious, and the margarita recipe took first prize in the margarita challenge! The Barmen made their cocktails in front […]

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Artists, Barmen and dancers team up for Dec. 6 holiday event at Hula Moon

After the success of the recent Exotica Art Show, Hula Moon is hosting another day and night of entertainment, Holidays in Paradise. The artists will start showing their wares at 2 p.m. Dec. 6, and starting at 5 p.m., guests can enjoy craft cocktails in the tiki style by The Straw Hat Barmen. Hula Moon […]

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Are craft cocktails on your menu?

It’s just not a gourmet meal without gourmet cocktails. Or a festive event without hand-crafted drinks. We’ve been busy with those lately – a Mexican-themed party last weekend, and a wedding coming up on Saturday. Meanwhile, we’ve posted photos from our Night in New Orleans last fall at The Local Joint. Let us know if […]

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Cocktails to be paired with cuisine at ‘A Night in New Orleans,’ Nov. 16 at The Local Joint

Enjoy cuisine and cocktails inspired by The Big Easy during “A Night in New Orleans,” a three-course dinner Nov. 16 at The Local Joint in Rockledge, paired with craft cocktails by The Straw Hat Barmen. Starting at 6 p.m., to the music of George Grosman and Joe Fritz, you’ll be served an appetizer of fried […]

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Tiki Night Sept. 28 at Murdock’s

The Straw Hat Barmen bring their favorite tiki cocktails of summer to a new tiki night at Murdock’s in Cocoa Village on Sept. 28, featuring the rockin’ surf tunes of The NovaRays. A tropical buffet is available for $14.99 and will be served starting at 7 p.m. The music starts at 8. Murdock’s is at […]

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