Set sail with a Funky Buddha craft beer Celebrity cruise
A craft brew is poured at Funky Buddha’s lounge in Boca Raton. (Thomas Cordy/The Palm Beach Post) Three new Caribbean itineraries have been announced for the 2014-15 winter season aboard Celebrity Constellation. (Contributed by Celebrity Cruises) Funky Buddha Brewery has a knack for mixing beer with unusual things: peanut butter and jelly, blueberry cobbler, piña colada.
Now, the quirky brewers with locations in Boca Raton and Oakland Park are mixing beer with boats.
Funky Buddha has partnered with Celebrity Cruises on a four-day craft beer cruise, sailing from Fort Lauderdale on March 12, 2015.
A series of staterooms have been reserved on the Port Everglades-based Celebrity Constellation for the Craft Brew Cruise . It departs from Fort Lauderdale and makes stops in Nassau, Bahamas and Key West.
The itinerary includes a reception and beer tasting of limited-release bottles with the brewery staff, including founders K.C. and Ryan Sentz , a four-course beer pairing dinner and a poolside party with even more or Funky Buddha’s eclectic craft beers.
The all-inclusive package starts at about $620 a person with extras such as a Key West bar crawl for an additional $30. A longer, 2016 brew cruise is already in the works, a brewery spokesman said. CRAFT […]