MEET THE WINNERS OF THE

LONDON CAIPIRINHA FESTIVAL 2018

LONDONCAIPFEST 2018 MEET THE WINNERS OF 2018 
CATEGORIES WINNERS
London’s Best Caipirinha Las Iguanas – Royal Festival Hall (2018’s Champion)
London’s Best Fruit Caipirinha Temakinho Soho (Passion Fruit)
London’s Best Exotic Caipirinha Barrio Soho (Coffee Caipirinha)
London’s Best Caipirinhas Menu Made in Brasil Boteco
London’s Best Brazilian Cachaça Abelha Cachaça
London’s Best Caipirinha Innovation The Shrub & Shutter (Frozen Banana Caipirinha)
London’s Best Caipirinha Creativity Las Iguanas (Caipirinha Board)
London’s Best Caipirinha Bartender Gabriel T. Feijó (Made in Brasil Boteco)
London’s Best Brazilian Bar Decor Temakinho Soho
London’s Best Brazilian Restaurant Touro Brazilian SteakHouse – Kensal Green
London’s Best Brazilian Snack Rio Café (Coxinha)
London’s Best Brazilian Culinary Fusion Temakinho Soho  (Japanese & Brazilian)
London’s Best Bar Customer Service Las Iguanas – Brunswick Square

The Competition

The London Caipirinha Festival (#LondonCaipFest) is the largest Brazilian cocktail, drinks and gastronomy competition in London with the participation of London-based bars and restaurants competing in various categories, including “London’s Best Caipirinha” amongst others.

Voting requires the participation of consumers and cocktail lovers to sample caipirinhas and cast their votes online. Scores are awarded for a range of categories: caipirinhas (original, fruits and exotic), caipirinha menu offered, cachaça, bartender, bar decoration, originality and creativity, Brazilian gastronomy, culinary fusion, best Brazilian snacks, best Brazilian food, best Brazilian sweet, best Brazilian fruit juice, best location and best services, among other categories. There will also be an exclusive range of prizes on offer for members of the public who register their votes online.

During the competition the participating establishments will have their caipirinhas and services judged by regulars, as well as a jury composed of critics and opinion makers. In total 50% of the votes will be from the public and 50% from the jury. The votes will be determined by the Festival organisation.

All competing establishments will receive a certificate of participation, and those placed in the top of each category will receive a certificate, in addition to the coveted title “London’s Best Caipirinha“, “London’s Best Brazilian Food”, amongst other categories.

All competitors will receive an identification badge as a participant of Brasil Caipirinha Festival that will be visible during the Festival period.

HOW THE COMPETITION WORKS: 

  • The competition will be open to London-based bars and restaurants with caipirinha on their menu;
  • Customers will evaluate several different categories (caipirinha, cachaça, bartender, venue, fruit used for caipirinha, and service amongst other categories;
  • Voting will be cast online on the festival’s website;
  • Scores will be given for each category.


WHICH IS YOUR FAVOURITE?

YOU JUDGE THEM! GET INVOLVED, HAVE FUN


DRINK RESPONSIBLY!

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MEET THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 LONDON CAIPIRINHA FESTIVAL:

LONDONCAIPFEST MEET THE WINNERS OF 2018
CATEGORIES WINNERS
London’s Best Caipirinha Las Iguanas – Royal Festival Hall (2018’s Champion)
London’s Best Fruit Caipirinha Temakinho Soho (Passion Fruit)
London’s Best Exotic Caipirinha Barrio Soho (Coffee Caipirinha)
London’s Best Caipirinhas Menu Made in Brasil Boteco
London’s Best Brazilian Cachaça Abelha Cachaça
London’s Best Caipirinha Innovation The Shrub & Shutter (Frozen Banana Caipirinha)
London’s Best Caipirinha Creativity Las Iguanas (Caipirinha Board)
London’s Best Caipirinha Bartender Gabriel T. Feijó (Made in Brasil Boteco)
London’s Best Brazilian Bar Decor Temakinho Soho
London’s Best Brazilian Restaurant Touro Brazilian SteakHouse – Kensal Green
London’s Best Brazilian Snack Rio Café (Coxinha)
London’s Best Brazilian Culinary Fusion Temakinho Soho  (Japanese & Brazilian)
London’s Best Bar Customer Service Las Iguanas – Brunswick Square

 

MEET THE WINNERS OF THE 2017 LONDON CAIPIRINHA FESTIVAL:

WINNERS CATEGORIES
Made in Brasil London’s Best Caipirinha 2017 (2017’s Champion)
Temakinho Soho London’s Best Fruit Caipirinha (Mango)
Made in Brasil Boteco London’s Best Exotic Caipirinha
(Banana & Cinnamon, Raspberry & Chilli)
Las Iguanas Spitalfields London’s Best Caipirinhas Menu
(Variety of options)
Abelha Cachaça London’s Best Brazilian Cachaça
Leandro Paganini (Salsa Bar!) London’s Best Caipirinha Bartender 2017
Temakinho Soho London’s Best Brazilian Bar Decor & Design
Bistrô Requinte London’s Best Brazilian Food and Restaurant
Temakinho Soho London’s Best Brazilian Culinary Fusion (Japanese & Brazilian)
Café Pacifico London’s Best Bar Customer Service
The Light Lounge London’s Best Caipirinha Innovation
(Cucumber Caipirinha)


THE RESULTS OF THE LONDON CAIPIRINHA FESTIVAL 2017 WERE VERY IMPORTANT AND IMPRESSIVE:

  • 19 participating bars and restaurants
  • 578 members of the public cast their votes over the 10 days
  • 3 bars created specific caipirinha menus
  • 2 bars established new cachaça suppliers following their participation in the festival
  • 4,000 people followed the festival via social media
  • 54 news articles were published in the British and Brazilian media
  • A new market for cachaça was established in the UK
  • A new standard was set for caipirinhas amongst the British market

WHICH ONE DO YOU PREFER?

YOU JUDGE THEM! GET INVOLVED, HAVE FUN, DRINK RESPONSIBLY!