Monday 20 May, 2019

Barbados wins in two 10Best Caribbean categories for 2019

10Best caption: St. Nicholas Abbey has been producing rum for nearly the entire history of the spirit. Visitors to the Barbados estate can tour the modernized facilities – the only facility on the island making rum from cane syrup rather than molasses. 
Photo courtesy of Gary J. Wood / Flickr

10Best caption: St. Nicholas Abbey has been producing rum for nearly the entire history of the spirit. Visitors to the Barbados estate can tour the modernized facilities – the only facility on the island making rum from cane syrup rather than molasses. Photo courtesy of Gary J. Wood / Flickr

Three businesses in Barbados are basking in the winners' circle in two of the USA 10Best Caribbean categories this year.

And the three are repeat winners.

In the top 10 winners in the Best Caribbean Rum Distillery category, number nine went to the St. Nicholas Abbey in Barbados and number 10 went to Mount Gay Rum in Barbados. The two Barbadian distilleries rounded out the top 10.

1. Topper's Rhum Distillery - Saint Maarten

2. Brugal Rum Center - Dominican Republic

3. Casa Bacardi - Puerto Rico

4. Cruzan Rum Distillery - St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

5. The Cadushy Distillery - Bonaire

6. Clarke's Court Rum - Grenada

7. John Watling's Distillery - Nassau, Bahamas

8. River Antoine Rum Distillery - Grenada

9. St. Nicholas Abbey - Barbados

10. Mount Gay Rum - Barbados

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In the top 10 winners in the Best Caribbean Golf Course category, Sandy Lane does it again!

1. Old Quarry Golf Course - Curacao

2. Teeth of the Dog at Casa de Campo - La Romana, Dominican Republic

3. Punta Espada Golf Course - Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

4. The Abaco Club - Abaco, Bahamas

5. Provo Golf Club - Providenciales, Turks & Caicos

6. Corales Golf Course, Puntacana Resort & Club - Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

7. The Country Club at Sandy Lane - Barbados

8. Cinnamon Hill at Rose Hall - Montego Bay, Jamaica

9. CuisinArt Golf Club Course - Anguilla

10. East Course at Dorado Beach - Dorado Beach, Puerto Rico

The experts wrote, 'THE COUNTRY CLUB AT SANDY LANE:

'Five lakes, lush greens and impeccable fairways await golfers at The Country Club course at Sandy Lane. This par-72, 7,060-yard course from Tom Fazio offers incredible sea views from several holes.'

The Bahamas took honours in all eight if the USA 10Best Caribbean categories, winning in three - Best Caribbean Attraction, Best Caribbean Beach Bar, Best Caribbean Beach, Best Caribbean Dive Site, Best Caribbean Golf Course, Best Caribbean Island for Romance, Best Caribbean Resort, Best Caribbean Rum Distillery, and Best Restaurant in the Caribbean .

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