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From Jerk Chicken to Black Bean Chilli, get ready for serious flavour!


Birmingham Rum Festival is back and the street food menu features exotic flavours from the Caribbean and Latin America, to complement your rum tasting.

Tickets start from £15 and include free samples - Book yours here.

Guests will be able to wander around The Cuban Embassy and sample many different rums including classic, spiced, craft and flavoured varieties from the brand stands.

To see all the rums you can sample, check out this list.

To see the special Festival Cocktails menu, go here.

Tropical street food, fresh from the kitchen

When hunger comes a-calling, hotfoot it to the street food terrace where they'll be serving up this tasty selection of flavourful treats.

There's something on the menu to suit carnivores, vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free foodies. 

Jerk Chicken, Rice and Peas

The Jamaican classic is a firm favourite and back on the menu for this year's 3rd anniversary fiesta.

Beef and Black Bean Chilli

Delicious beef cooked in a black bean and chilli sauce, served with sour cream, guacamole and tortilla chips.

Mojo Pork

Slow-cooked pork with tasty seasoning, jalapeños and gherkins, served with sour cream, guacamole and tortilla chips.

Spicy Veg

Tortilla chips with house-made zingy pepper and green bean salsa, served with sour cream, guacamole and tortilla chips.

Spicy Vegan

Jalapeños, gherkins, zingy pepper and green bean salsa, served with guacamole and tortilla chips.

Gluten-free tortilla chips are available on request - just ask on the day.

Get Your Tickets for Sat 30 June or Sun 1 July

VIP tickets cost £25 and include entry, a welcome drink, rum sampling, a street food meal and access to VIP rums.

Ordinary tickets start at £15 for entry, a welcome drink and rum sampling.

There will also be rum tasting, cocktails and live music: salsa, reggae, samba and reggaeton performances throguhout.

Book Tickets to Birmingham Rum Festival (Sat 30 June - Sun 1 July).

Posted by Ahmed Ahmed