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The Perfect Cup Match Picnic

For the biggest celebration of the year, our island virtually shuts down for two days when rival cricket teams from Somerset and St. George’s vie for the big silver cup. The first day of Cup Match commemorates the emancipation of Bermuda’s slaves on August 1, 1834. The second day, Somers Day, honours British Admiral Sir George Somers, who settled and colonised the island after his vessel, Sea Venture, was shipwrecked off St. George’s in 1609. This holiday is all about…


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The Perfect Kids Picnic

Summer in Bermuda is all about enjoying the outdoors, our beautiful beaches and getting on the water as often as possible. So whether you are planning a day of boating at the dinghy races, a South Shore gathering with the…


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The Perfect Boating Picnic

Once your boat has been anchored or moored, fun is the focus. Start serving the drinks and passing the colourful salsa and relax. The beauty of this picnic is that the work has been done ahead of time. When the…


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Toast with Tea!

With our British roots, we know a good cuppa can be a cure-all any time of day, but when the weather gets hot, iced tea is the favourite summertime sipper. Why not perfect your own homemade iced tea with these…


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Asparagus with Mint Butter

Ingredients: 1 stick unsalted butter ½ cup fresh mint, finely chopped Salt and pepper 1 pound asparagus, trimmed Salt Directions: Melt butter with mint, ½ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper in a small saucepan over medium heat until just…

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Mint Sorbet Recipe

Ingredients: 4 cups mint leaves 1 cup simple syrup   Directions: Bring 2 quarts water to a boil in a large pot. Meanwhile, prepare an ice-water bath and set aside. Add mint leaves to boiling water for about 30 seconds;…