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Olie Berlic Interviewed By Belray Asset Management

Olie Berlic gives a lengthy interview with Elizabeth A. Kopyscinski, Vice President of Belray Asset Management in Greenwich, CT

To listen online to an archive of the show: visit the Belray Asset Management site

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Your Chance to Bid on Olie & Support the Princess Grace Awards

Olie is once again donating his services & products to a worthy charitable cause and, now, you can place a bid to receive his “Beleza Pura® Cocktail Party” to have “The North American Authority on the Spirits of Brazil” make cocktails for you and 100 of your closest friends!

Olie Berlic, the creator of award-winning Beleza Pura® Cachaça and Caipirinha, Founder/CEO of Excalibur Enterprise, will create a signature cocktail for your event and WILL MAN YOUR BAR! A passion-driven entrepreneur and perfectionist, the first importer to showcase quality Brazilian spirits, a former New York City Sommelier and entertainer, Olie will definitely add his lively twists for your fete, preparing the finest caipirinhas and signature cocktails this side of Rio.

Location for this fabulous opportunity is the New York City area, venue provided by the winning bidder. Additional regions are available based upon the travel schedule of Mr. Berlic, or at the winning bidder’s expense.

Winner also receives a product donation of:

  • 2-3 cases of Beleza Pura® Super-Premium Cachaça
  • 1-2 cases of Beleza Pura® Caipirinha
  • Various fruits and ingredients required for Beleza Pura® cocktails

Full details here

Or view other auction items that support the Princess Grace Awards

Blackberry & Cabernet Caipirinha

Blackberry Cabernet CaipirinhaInstructions for a full pitcher of this unique caipirinha from Duggan McDonnell of Cantina (San Francisco)

  • 6 oz. Beleza Pura® cachaca
  • 2 oz. cabernet
  • 2 oz. simple syrup
  • 2 limes, hand-squeezed
  • 1 orange, hand-squeezed

Quarter 2 limes, and muddle along with 4 blackberries. Add two barspoons of turbinado sugar, then pour over ice. Shake vigorously. Serve.

Paulistano Beleza

Fresh Strawberries, Cranberry juice, Beleza Pura® Cachaca with a spicy sugar rim
from Ze Paulo, Buddha Bar, Sao Paulo, Brasil

  • 5 Strawberries, small
  • 1.5 oz Cranberry Juice
  • 2 oz Beleza Pura® Cachaca
  • 2 tsp Sugar

Muddle strawberries with sugar, add cranberry juice and Beleza Pura® - shake and strain into a chilled martini glass that has been dipped (rimmed) into spicy sugar. Garnish with a strawberry slice.

Spicy Sugar - add 1/8 cup (1 small) spicy pepper to 1 pound of sugar - blend (food processor) them together.

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