Fontainebleau Miami Beach is bringing World Cup action to guests and locals through Brazilian-inspired offerings that make it the ideal destination to enjoy the games. La Cote, a chic restaurant situated beach and poolside with sweeping views of the ocean, great sunset vistas, and a large screen showing games, is offering several signature cocktails during World Cup festivities. Get in the spirit while sipping a Strawberry Basil Caipirinha or a Coconut Batida – both beverages are mixed with Leblon Cachaça that is distilled in the heart of Brazil. If you can’t make the events at Fontainebleau, try one of these delicious cocktails at home. Cheers!
Strawberry Basil Caipirinha
2 oz. Leblon Cachaça
2 tsp. superfine sugar or 1 oz. simple syrup
3 basil leaves
Muddle the lime, strawberries, basil, and sugar in a shaker. Fill the shaker with ice and add Leblon Cachaça. Shake well and serve in a rocks glass. Garnish with a strawberry and a basil leaf.
2 oz. Leblon Cachaça
2 oz. coconut cream
2 oz. condensed milk
1/2 oz. simple syrup
1 cup cracked ice
toasted coconut for garnish
Combine all of the ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Garnish with toasted coconut.
Fontainebleau Miami Beach invites guests and locals to experience a world-class stay during the 2014 World Cup without missing any of the action. The revered hotel, a landmark of style and sophistication, proudly announces an exciting roster of exclusive offerings and partnerships, making Fontainebleau the ideal destination to enjoy the games and events for those who cannot make it to Brazil.
Viewing Pool Parties & Dining
From oceanfront viewing parties on a giant screen and themed entertainment, to signature cocktails and traditional Brazilian cuisine, Fontainebleau offers food and beverage options that perfectly complement World Cup:
Glow Bar & Arkadia Pool: A poolside viewing party boasts a 14’x24’ screen placed above the Arkadia Pool. Entertainment and complimentary items, such as banners, bags, t-shirts, and soccer balls, will be available.
La Cȏte: Get in the spirit with three signature Brazil-inspired Leblon cocktails (Leblon Caipirinha, Brazil Coconut Batida, Strawberry Basil Caipirinha) and traditional picanha platters. DJs will also spin in between games, keeping the festivities going. Waitresses will serve complimentary shots of Leblon, while Samba dancers entertain and enchant.
Solo: Indulge in maracujá and passion fruit flavored gelato as well as soccer themed pastries. Don’t forget to check out the specially made, World Cup themed cake on display in the Chateau Lobby.
Bleau Bar: All games will air at the bar.
Fontainebleau will host a series of World Cup-inspired events that allow fans to escape the madness of the crowds and enjoy the games in luxurious style. Guests at the hotel can celebrate World Cup with a front row seat at Fontainebleau’s glamorous poolscape by booking one of three private, all-inclusive cabana specials:
São Paulo Package: For $550 a day, receive two pitchers of Leblon Caipirinha, two food platters including steak and fish tacos, chicken quesadillas, chips and salsa and mixed fruit; and Leblon World Cup swag while relaxing in a Luxury Cabana for six
Brasilia Package: For $750 a day, enjoy all of the above, as well as a bottle of Grey Goose with mixers while relaxing in a Premium Cabana for six
Rio Package: For $1000 a day, enjoy all of the above, as well as two buckets of beer while relaxing in a Super Premium Cabana
Guests can also get involved in World Cup action at Tropez Lawn, where soccer equipment is set up for pick-up games. For families looking for age-appropriate options, younger guests can join in on the fun at FB KIDS’. Children ages 4 to 12 can spend action-packed days participating in a variety of outdoor activities, including special soccer games, as well as interactive experiences such as decorating a keepsake soccer ball and jersey.