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Holidays

Gosling’s Black Seal Eggnog

Who doesn't love eggnog at Christmastime? If you're making your own this year, try this recipe, courtesy of Gosling's Rum - it's delicious and very, very Bermudian!    Ingredients: 6 eggs, separated 1/2 cup sugar & 1/4 cup sugar 1 pint heavy whipping cream 1 pint whole milk 6 ounces whiskey 4 ounces Gosling's Black Seal Rum 2 ounces di Saronno Amaretto Freshly grated nutmeg   Directions: Beat the egg yolks with a 1/2 cup sugar until thickened. Beat the whites with a 1/4 cup sugar until they stand in ...

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Gosling’s Black Seal Christmas Pudding

Christmas pudding is a traditional holiday dessert in Bermuda and while most make a hard sauce from Brandy, we think perhaps it's more Bermudian to make it from Gosling's Black Seal.   Ingredients:  2 9-ounce boxes of raisins ...

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A Farm-to-Table Christmas Feast

This year, challenge yourself to make Christmas dinner using as much produce and products made locally as possible.  If you're unfamiliar with the farm-to-table concept, eating locally has many benefits: It provides a boost for Bermuda's ec...

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Portuguese Holiday Recipes

John Amaral from the Portuguese Bakery shares the sweetest Christmas baking recipes in the Portuguese tradition, perfect for homegrown gift giving. The rich tradition of Portuguese baking is unsurpassed at Christmas. Delicious sugar-dusted cooki...

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DIY Bermuda Foliage Place Cards

Bring the outdoors in this Christmas! Place cards and gift tags with pressed seasonal leaves and flowers bring nature to your holiday table, plus they're made from recycled cardboard. So don't throw out those cereal boxes, get crafty and give ev...

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The Portuguese Christmas Presepio

For more than 30 years, Maria Furtado and her husband have featured a presepio—an elaborate nativity scene and important Portuguese Christmas tradition—in their home over the holiday season. We visited Maria to admire this impressive, homema...