The Great Escape

What seemed an atypical lunch date between Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) Commercial Director Rhys Campbell and Round Hill Hotel and Villas Food and Beverage Director Hillary Stewart sparked a buoyant exchange of ideas that led to the conceptual shape of an epicurean weekend that would marry CPJ's portfolio of choice wines with meats and [...]

By | 2017-11-27T11:16:08+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on The Great Escape

Corporate Hands | CPJ Provides Scholarship To Children

Caribbean Producers Jamaica hosted its annual scholarship and book grant programme to assist its employees' children with their back-to-school expenses last Tuesday. The programme, founded in 2005, has issued over $1.5 million towards the advancement of the children's education.   Read More -- The Gleaner

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:51+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Corporate Hands | CPJ Provides Scholarship To Children

Rib, Roast And Rum – Summer Edition

August 25, marks the last Friday in the month of August, and the end of summer for us on the island. The team at Knott Francis Eventures wants to end the summer on a high note with the sizzling summer edition of Rib, Roast, Rum & More at the Grillin Pit on the corner [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:52+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Rib, Roast And Rum – Summer Edition

CPJ disburses $1.5 million in scholarships

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) on Tuesday awarded $1.5 million in scholarships to 49 students who are children of employees at the company. The recipients were selected on the basis of their attaining and maintaining an above 74 percent average during the last school year at the primary and secondary [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:53+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Community Outreach, Events|Comments Off on CPJ disburses $1.5 million in scholarships

All You Can Eat With Jack Daniel’s

There's no barbeque like a Jack Daniel's Southern Style Back Yaad Bar-b-que, the original and still the best. On Sunday, August 20, the UWI Mona Visitors' Lodge will be transformed to host this premium all-you-can-eat event from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. "We recognized that they're hardly any high-quality, all-inclusive food events at affordable [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:54+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on All You Can Eat With Jack Daniel’s

CPJ awards excellence

More than 50 employees of Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) received cash and prizes totaling over $3 million during the company's annual staff awards ceremony held recently at the Palmyra at Rose Hall in St James. Delivery driver David Johnson was the toast of the awardees, copping the Employee of the Year award as well [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:02:00+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on CPJ awards excellence

Banfi & PierLuigi at Toscanini

I was reminded during a recent trip to Italy of how patriotic people were in their wine selections. It's elementary, really: you live in Tuscany, you mainly drink wines from Tuscany. When a wine producer from Tuscany wants to host an Italian wine dinner in Jamaica the venue list must include multi-award-winning restaurant Italian [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:02:01+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Banfi & PierLuigi at Toscanini

Savoring Francis Ford Coppola Wines

You might recognize the name Francis Coppola as the famed five-time Oscar-winning film director, producer, and screenwriter behind blockbusters like Patton, The Godfather, Apocalypse Now and Bram Stoker 's Dracula, plus a dozens more movies. But Coppola and his family have expanded to a wide range of other businesses, including becoming wine producers. Indeed, the initial [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:02:01+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Savoring Francis Ford Coppola Wines

Mother’s Day

The cashmere-chic Round Hill Hotel & Villas paired with exquisite wine purveyor Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) to host a delightful treat for moms on Mother's Day last Sunday. The Mother's Day Sparkling Wines Lunch is enjoying its second serving after receiving positive reviews from last year's staging. “We did it last year and the [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:02:02+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Mother’s Day

CPJ And Jackson Wines

Half Moon Hotel, Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ), Michelin chef, Ken Frank of La Toque, Napa Valley, and the Jackson Family Wines took diners on a fabulous culinary journey at the Sugar Mill Restaurant last Friday night. Pairing Frank's star performance in the kitchen with one of the largest wine groups in the western hemisphere [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:02:03+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on CPJ And Jackson Wines