Get your Rum on during the month of May at participating Kapalua Restaurants! Visit the locations listed below and sample their creations for the “Kapalua’s Best Banks Cocktail Competition” to help pick the winning creation.

Each customer can vote for their “fan favorite” Kapalua’s Best Banks Libation by posting a photo of the cocktail on social media with the hashtag #kapaluasbestbanks, #KWFF2018 and tagging the host restaurant/resort in the photo.

Participating Restaurants/Bartendars/Drinks:

Montage Kapalua – Brandon Allred

Soursop Swizzle – Banks 7 Rum, Maui Brewing Co. Coconut Porter Reduction,Dry Curacao, Kaffir Lime Juice, Soursop Puree, Mint,
House-made Kaffir Lime infused – Coconut Milk,


Sansei Kapalua – Rob Hahn

Par 5 – Banks 5 Island Rum, St. Germain, Lime, Jalapeno,House-made Spicy Honey, Ginger Soda


Merriman’s Kapalua – Kyle Dempsey

A Tiki Salute – Banks 7 rum, Fresh Lime Juice, Demerara Syrup, Cherry Herring, Burlesque Bitters, Anisette, Cherry Wood Smoke


Plantation House – Matty Martino and Brian Fogarty

Plantation Temptation – Banks 5 Island Rum, Fresh Lilikoi Juice, Simple Syrup, Mint, Valley Isle Ginger Pineapple Kombucha, House Candied Ginger


Pineapple Grill – Elizabeth Cooper

Ly 2 Mi – Banks 5 Island Rum, Pineapple Juice, Lychee Juice, House-made Mint Infused Simple Syrup, Mint, Fresh Lime Juice


Taverna – Daryl Smith

Bankolada – Banks 7 Rum, Fernet Branca, Fresh Lime Juice, Fresh Pineapple Juice, Taverna’s house-made coconut syrup, Mint, Cinnamon


The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua – Alaloa Lounge – Gian Saetti

Peanut Butter and Guava Jelly Martini- Banks 7 Rum, House-made Ginger, Lemongrass, Jalapeno Simple Syrup,

Lime Juice, Coconut Crème, Peanut Butter, Strawberry-Guava Jelly, Bitters, Coconut Salt


The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua – Banyan Tree – Israel Valentine

Strawberry Rhubarb Rum Old Fashioned – Banks 7 Rum, House-made Strawberry Balsamic Vinegar Reduction, Rhubarb Bitters


Contest details available at each participating restaurant.