Five Aussie things to rock this summer with Kraken Black Mojito

The boastful recommends the perfect soundtracks to accompany your favorite summer activities and the very refreshing Kraken Black Mojito.

With the afternoons well into the evening and endless activities to soak up the sun, Australia is truly a magical place in the summer, a land full of mystery and adventure. And with so much to do, we humbly wanted to recommend five Aussie hits and the perfect drink to go with your favorite summer activities.

The perfect drink I say? Still! You bet I did. With all the rush and excitement that comes with the hottest season of the year, you want something that tastes good and is practical. Kraken Spiced Rum Black Mojito is perfect: a bold take on the classic mojito cocktail with the rich, spicy flavor of Kraken.

The best part: just open a can and enjoy while you’re with friends to relax and enjoy summer activities.

Here’s where we’ll be tasting the Kraken Black Mojito this summer:

The classic summer barbecue

A barbie of course! The perfect food, the right grill and a fresh Kraken Black Mojito: the ingredients for an extravagant, almost pyrotechnic barbecue. The barbecues are by no means an exclusive Aussie party, but down country it’s more than just a casual get-together. It’s an art. Easter, Christmas and Australia Day are right around the corner, and there’s no better way to celebrate them than with the age-old tradition of lighting up the barbie and inviting a few friends over for a party.

Remember, it may seem cold on the surface, but there’s a bit of Aussie BBQ etiquette you need to consider:

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● Don’t break the cardinal rule of BBQ BYO and always bring something that can be shared. It could be snags or the epitome of potato salad to go, but we recommend a pack of four Kraken Black Mojitos, your host will thank you later!
● Dress informally! Aussie barbies are meant to be relaxed social gatherings. Unless there is an explicit dress code, you can wear shorts and flip flops.
● Volunteer to help! Of course, don’t go overboard and make sure you never lecture hosts on how to cook. But hosting a barbecue is hard work and there are plenty of opportunities where you can lend a hand. Especially during the clean-up/follow-up phase. Showing your appreciation with a little effort is the best way to thank your hosts.

Our recommended Australian banger for the occasion? Cheeky, bright and upbeat, Client Liaison’s “A Foreign Affair” is the perfect track to open your epic barbecue. Plus, it features none other than the legend herself, Tina Arena!

The summer sports festival

Shit yeah! This summer will be filled with colossal sporting events, like the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Finals and, of course, the FIFA World Cup.

In Qatar, the Socceroos will face Denmark, Tunisia and defending champions France in what, at least on paper, looks like the best shot the country has had to qualify for the round of 16 since joining. achieved the feat in 2006. The qualifying campaign was long and exhausting, we still have a blink of an eye after that penalty shootout against Peru, and Aussie rules football fans are desperate to see their team exhibit their chops on the big stage.

It goes without saying that another Australian rule for sports parties is to drink BYO, but make sure you have something to share that everyone will enjoy. Introducing the Kraken Black Mojito, the perfect crowd pleaser, and will leave insults directed at the TV when your friends’ team misses a goal.

The Australian banger recommended for the occasion? This song rocked Stuttgart’s Gottlieb Daimler Stadion when Australia drew 2-2 with Croatia to reach the 2006 FIFA World Cup Round of 16. The timeless anthem was also the ring music -walk by Danny “The Green Machine” Green. So what can we say? We will use it again this year. Men at Work’s ‘Down Under’.

Summer games night

Who can say “no” to an evening of table games? Of course, we all know how luck turns and the dice are rolled, an evening full of ups and downs awaits you. And that is precisely the call! Card games, board games, dice and war games can all provide a roller coaster of excitement that can last until next summer.

No need to spend half the night in the kitchen making cocktails, just grab some Kraken Black Mojitos to go. If you feel like showing off, you can also pour it over ice and garnish with mint and lime, your friends won’t believe the cocktail came straight from a can.

Cards Against Humanity, Classic Poker and 221B Baker Street are our favorite table games. And the recommended Aussie banger for the occasion? Euphoric, cinematic and sophisticated, our pick to accompany your memorable game night is 2000’s Avalanche masterpiece, “Frontier Psychiatrist.”

outdoor adventures

When it comes to the classic summer getaway, nothing beats spending quality time with friends while camping. Think of those long evenings spent chatting and those frosty mornings spent walking scenic trails as new memories and deeper friendships are forged.

Of course, it pays to be well equipped, making sure you have all the essentials, including the sleeping bag or trusty sleeping bag, hiking boots and plenty of food for the weekend. end away from the city. No need to pack the cocktail kit though, the Kraken Black Mojito offers the perfect pre-mixed cocktail for those quiet nights spent under the stars.

The hot summer months of December, January and February are perfect for joining a wildlife-spotting tour and spotting some of Australia’s most iconic creatures. Just a two-hour drive east of Albany, Bremer Canyon offers one of the most spectacular feeding frenzies mother nature has to offer. Every summer, killer whales, giant squid (see the Kraken theme?), sperm whales and great white sharks gather to hunt and feast.

If something like that is too much for you, you can always choose something cooler, like watching the turtle hatching at the Mon Repos Turtle Centre, nearly a five-hour drive north of Brisbane. Or walk with baby Wombats on Maria Island.

The Australian banger recommended for the occasion? Put on your headphones and listen to “The Day You Come” by Powderfinger, a song about past injustices, a warning that we don’t repeat the same mistakes in the future.

When It’s Too Hot: Movie Night

It might not seem like it since Australian blockbusters are so rare, but Australia is blessed with one of the most dynamic films in the world. It’s not just big-budget, world-renowned designers like Jane Campion, George Miller and Baz Luhrmann, but the scene is also teeming with little indie gems that have transcended the country’s borders and become cult classics for fans. moviegoers around the world.

From contemporary directors like Warwick Thornton, James Wan and Shannon Murphy, to established powerhouses like Phillip Noyce and Gillian Armstrong, Australian cinema has a wide offering, perfect for throwing a movie night for the ages. Let yourself be delighted, frightened and moved, accompanied by the creamy and fragrant taste of Kraken’s Black Mojito.

Our Australian banger to entertain your guests before the screening? The radiant, deliciously retro sound of Sydney-based artist Zolton. “Noise Electric” will make you want to jump out of your seat and scream how good it is to be alive.

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