Pull back the portico curtain to explore The Dining Room at The Vanderbilt, reimagined, with an exciting cocktail class hosted by National Brand Ambassador for Crafted Spirits at Remy Cointreau - Darrio Prescod - in celebration of Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival 2022. Journey to the mansion at 3:30pm on Friday, September 16th for an intimate one-hour experience featuring Crafted Spirits, Cointreau and Mount Gay Rum. From The Cosmopolitan and Mount Gay Black Barrel Daquiri to classic New England fare with light bites, join us for a Friday afternoon delight to kick-off the weekend. $85 per guest, ticket required.
Meet the Host: Darrio Prescod helping to spread the unique story and experiences of Cointreau, The Botanist, and Mount Gay Rum to consumers and members of the trade community throughout the world. From hosting dinners, blending events and cocktail classes, to leading training sessions, Darrio has been instrumental in educating and immersing individuals in the brands mentioned across the US. He has been a member of the Remy Cointreau family since 2011 where he first started at the Mount Gay Visitors Centre in Barbados. Today, he calls New York City home since making the move in late 2018.