The limited edition bottle is available in select Foodland stores
Kalaheo, Hawaii And KAUAI, Hawaii, February 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — hawaii spirit of aloha, Koloa Rum Companyhas a partnership with University of Hawaii and Affinity Licensing to introduce a limited-edition commemorative bottle designed to honor and celebrate the Rainbow Warriors’ back-to-back championship wins. Super fans of the decorated men’s volleyball team can purchase the commemorative bottle from several retailers including Food Pantry by Foodland and Foodland Market City, both on the island Oahu.
Kaua’i Reserve Single-Barrel Hawaiian Rum has been carefully aged for five years. Distilled from fine sugar cane and charred in white oak in the Koloa Rum Company’s own distillery KalaheoKauai, only 300 bottles are available at the following stores:
- Foodland pantryis located 2380 Kuhio Avenue, 2nd Floor, Honolulu, HI 96815
- Check out the store on the corner of Kuhio Ave. and Kanekpolei St. across from the International Market Place park entrance
- Foodland market townis located 2939 Harding Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816
“We are very excited to announce this special gift to our ohana that we want to recognize and commemorate University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors for their continued hard work and success in defending their championship title,” he said Bob Gunther, President and CEO of the Koloa Rum Company. “Fans of the Rainbow Warriors can enjoy the single barrel commemorative bottle and indulge in smooth flavors that have earned us the title of an award-winning title.”
“We appreciate this licensing partnership with Koloa Rum and their efforts to honor our back-to-back national men’s volleyball titles,” said David Matline, UH, Manoa Athletics Director. “Royalties from the sale of these bottles will support our programs and provide fans with a souvenir of this memorable achievement.”
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About Koloa Rum Company
Founded in 2009, Koloa Rum Company produces handcrafted Hawaiian rum and ready-to-drink cocktails at their New York distillery Kalaheo, Kauai and operates the island’s first and only liquor tasting room and corporate store. The company’s award-winning portfolio includes its premium rums Kauai White, Gold, Dark, Spice, Coconut, Cacao and Coffee. The products are available online, at selected retailers across the country and in Germany Western Canada, Italy, Germany, Austria, FranceGreat Britain and Japan. For more information visit https://koloarum.com/
About UH-Mānoa Athletics
The University of Hawai’i at Mānoa is the only NCAA Division I institution in the state of Hawaii. UH’s track and field division consists of 21 men’s, women’s and coed teams and competes primarily in the Big West Conference and Mountain West for football only. UH’s men’s teams are referred to as the Rainbow Warriors and consist of baseball, basketball, soccer, golf, swimming and diving, tennis and volleyball while the women’s teams are referred to as the Rainbow Wahine and consist of basketball, beach volleyball, cross country, golf, sailing, softball , football, swimming and diving, tennis, athletics, volleyball and water polo. Coed teams sailing and cheerleading. UH became a member of the NCAA in 1946 and attended its first major intercollegiate conference in 1979. UH boasts eight national team championships and eleven national individual champions.
SOURCE Koloa Rum Company