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In-Person – Puerto Rico Distillery Pitorro (Moonshine) Tasting
Friday, April 30, 2021 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmDonation
Free admission, guests will purchase spirits directly from Puerto Rico Distillery.
Come out and enjoy a cocktail at one of the museum’s socially distanced picnic tables! Join Puerto Rico Distillery for a pitorro (Puerto Rican moonshine) tasting on the museum grounds for MoCo Eats Week! In addition to the tasting, ready-to-drink 32 oz. cocktails and Clandestino Pitorro will be available for purchase.
Pitorro is a distilled spirit made from sugarcane molasses. An integral part of the island’s culture, pitorro has been the true rum of Puerto Rico since the mid-1700s. It is often homemade and a part of traditional Puerto Rican holiday celebrations.
Tastings are $5 for four half ounces of pitorro and/or cocktails. The tasting fees and 10% of sales will be donated to Sandy Spring Museum. Click here to pre-order – click on Curbside Pickup. *Please make a note on your order form to deliver to SSM on April 30.
Picnic tables are first-come-first-served. Guests are also welcomed to bring lawn chairs and picnic blankets. Masks are required unless you are seated at your table.
In the event of inclement weather, pre-orders can be picked up at the museum from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and a virtual tasting will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Zoom.Reserve Your Spot