Pittsburgh – The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) will host “The Captain” of Captain Morgan Rum at two Pittsburgh Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection locations this Friday and Saturday. The Captain will meet with fans and sign purchased bottles of Captain Morgan products.
“The Captain” is based on 17th Century Welsh privateer Sir Henry Morgan. His character has since come to symbolize the fun spirit of Captain Morgan products.
On Friday, Nov. 30, The Captain will be at Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection, 5956 Centre Ave., Pittsburgh, from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
On Saturday, Dec. 1, The Captain will be at Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection, Robinson Plaza Town Centre, 1850 Park Manor Blvd., Pittsburgh, from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
At both events, complimentary in-store tastings of select Captain Morgan products will be available for customers 21 years of age and older. Products available for purchase and autograph include the following:
• Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum (750mL; Code 8865) – $14.99 (save $3)
• Captain Morgan White Rum (750mL; Code 7422) – $15.99
• Captain Morgan White Rum (1.75L; Code 7426) – $19.99 (save $2)
The PLCB regulates the distribution of beverage alcohol in Pennsylvania, operates more than 600 wine and spirits stores statewide, and licenses 20,000 alcohol producers, retailers, and handlers. The PLCB also works to reduce and prevent dangerous and underage drinking through partnerships with schools, community groups, and licensees. Taxes and store profits – totaling $16.5 billion since the agency’s inception – are returned to Pennsylvania’s General Fund, which finances Pennsylvania’s schools, health and human services programs, law enforcement, and public safety initiatives, among other important public services. The PLCB also provides financial support for the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement, the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, other state agencies, and local municipalities across the state. For more information about the PLCB, visit www.lcb.pa.gov
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