Dead Man's Fingers


To get those summer vibes flowing we are running a 'Sunset Showdown' competition t
his March. Sponsored by Dead Man's Fingers and hosted at BAHA. We're inviting all of Cumbrias budding and brilliant bartenders to submit a tiki cocktail/drink based upon one of the below DMF products and up to a max of four other ingredients alongside this.

You can use any of the following Dead Mans Fingers Rums in your tiki cocktail:

  • DMF Spiced Rum

  • DMF Pineapple Rum

  • DMF Passion Fruit Rum

  • DMF Mango Rum

  • DMF Banana Rum

How to submit your tiki entry...

To enter the competition you must email with the following information:

Please send us

  • The name of your tiki cocktail.

  • Tell us your base spirit.

  • Please give us a list of your supporting cocktail ingredients.

  • Tell us the methodology of how you will make your drink.

  • You can also send a picture if you wish (optional, not mandatory).

  • Lastly you must also pick a song which you would like us play whilst you make your cocktail at the competition.

Sunset Submission Deadline: 20th February

(Only the 10 Top drinks will make it to the competition day on 7th March 2022).


1st Place...

  • £250 first place

  • Stay at the Cranleigh Boutique

  • Afternoon tea at Fizzy Tarté

  • Bartender Gift Set

2nd Place...

  • £100 second place

  • Bartender Gift Set


Address: 18 Ash Street, Bowness on Windermere, LA23 3EBB

Competition Schedule:

18:00 - Doors open at 6pm

19:00 - Event starts

19:15 - 20:15 - Round 1

20:15 - 20:45 - Judging and food served

21:00 - 21:15 - Round 2 - Finale

21:15 - Judges decide winner

21:30 - Announce winner

21:45 - 23:00 - Competition after party... Drinks and dj + karaoke

What we'll be judging on:

1. Taste

2. Presentation

3. Working methods/flair.

  • You'll have 3/4 mins to make your drink drink, and you may choose music to complement your routine.

  • 10 points are up for grabs per each section.

The two bartenders with the highest scores go through to the final where they'll present their final drink, these are judged on the same categories as listed above.

The Judging Panel:

The competition will be judged by David Hampshaw, Graham Hadaway, A brand ambassador from Halewood and a SPECIAL GUEST - soon to be announced.

Good luck to everyone and please click below to submit your entry.